Editor's note: Robert J. Shiller, a Yale University economics professor and author of "Irrational Exuberance" and "The Subprime Solution," will discuss how to mend the housing market during a keynote address at the Inman News Real Estate Connect conference in New York City on Jan. 7. The conference runs from Jan. 7-9 and will also feature talks by Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors, Craigslist.org's Craig Newmark, and Realogy Corp. CEO Alex Perriello, among other industry notables. A believer in bubbles, Robert J. Shiller knows that financial crises have a history of repeating, whether they relate to sales of tulips, stocks or real estate. An economist and author, Shiller heard the warning whistle of this latest economi...
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