There is a small article in the January, 2009 Reader’s Digest, on page 20 (I always wondered how you could come out with something the year before). It is under a little heading ‘Money’.
“Some new ideas floated by U.S. economists and experts, gathered by the Washington Post.
• Have states suspend their sales tax.
• Boost home sales by lowering mortgage rates to 4 percent.
• Recalculate mortgage terms when values in an area fall 20 percent.