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Stock Bubble

Bubbles Inflating Faster Than GDP

Michael Pento | Posted 07.13.2013 | Business
Michael Pento

There has been a lot of talk about a rebound in the equity and real estate markets helped along by the Fed's free money. That much is for sure the truth; but the evidence of a viable and sustainable recovery built on free-market forces just isn't there.

Farewell to Bill

Dean Baker | Posted 11.10.2012 | Business
Dean Baker

The Clinton-era policies sent the U.S. economy on a seriously wrong path. They created an absurd obsession with budget deficits, a pattern of bubble-driven growth, an incredibly bloated financial sector and an unsustainable trade deficit.

U.S. Stock Market In Bubble Territory

businessinsider.com | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As the latest update of Professor Robert Shiller's cyclically adjusted PE ratio shows, US stocks are now more than 30% overvalued, at 21X earnings. T...

Q&A with Housing Bubble Forecaster Dean Baker

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Baker: "For most economists, the idea that a market would take leave from its senses -- that it would be driven by speculation -- is almost inconceivable."