Fannie and Freddie are helping American homeowners during the COVID recession — so why reprivatize now?

Richard Green and Anthony W. Orlando contributed to an op-ed on why it would be unwise to privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Featured on MarketWatch. 

They wrote: A privatized Fannie and Freddie will not resist the excesses of booms, and they will not withstand the temptation to abandon the mortgage market in crises.