Mortgages, immigrants and discrimination: An analysis of the interest rates in Spain

In this paper, we use a unique data set on granted mortgages to investigate whether immigrant and native borrowers are treated differently by lenders in the Spanish mortgage market. We observe that immigrant borrowers are charged substantially higher interest rates in their mortgages than their nati...

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Volume: 45
Main Author: Diaz-Serrano, Luis
Raya, Josep M
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.03.2014
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
published in: Regional science and urban economics Vol. 45; pp. 22 - 32
ORCID: 0000-0001-9479-5091
0000-0002-2885-234X
Data of publication: March 2014
ISSN: 0166-0462
1879-2308
EISSN: 1879-2308
Discipline: Economics
Sociology & Social History
Subjects:
R21
G21
J14
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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