Lara Merling and Dean Baker: The Housing Bubble, Is It Back?

By Lara Merling and Dean Baker, In the last decade, there was an unprecedented run-up in house prices in most parts of the country. It was easy to recognize this run-up as a bubble since there was no remotely corresponding increase in rents, which for the most part just tracked inflation during this period. There was … More Lara Merling and Dean Baker: The Housing Bubble, Is It Back?