Gregory D. Squires & Lauren M. Ross

Lauren M. Ross is a graduate student in the Department of Sociology at Temple University. Gregory D. Squires is a professor of sociology at George Washington University and a member of the National Housing Institute board. This essay was drawn from their forthcoming paper, \“The Personal Costs of Subprime Lending and the Foreclosure Crisis: A Matter of Trust, Insecurity, and Institutional Deception\” to be published in the March issue of _Social Science Quarterly_.