American Predatory Lending (Year 3)

American Predatory Lending (Year 3)


Alexa Goble (Finance) joined Econ majors Chavez Cheong and Eli Levine in a ten-week exploration of mortgage enforcement actions related to the financial crisis from earlier in this century. Using NLP techniques on mortgage data from Ohio and Massachusetts, the team validated a new experimental approach to understanding the dynamics between state regulatory agencies, mortgage lenders, brokers, and loan originators. This project was a continuation of two previous Data+ projects:

View the team’s project poster here

Watch the team’s final presentation on Zoom:

Project Lead: Lee Reiners

Project Manager: Malcolm Smith Fraser



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