Which economic bubble will be next to burst?

By: Dave Roos

The Next Economic Bubble: Author’s Note

There is no shortage of economic doomsday reports in the media. The hardest part about researching this article was filtering through all of the bad news and apocalyptic financial forecasts to find the booms with the most potential for going bust. I was particularly interested in the bursting of the higher education bubble. It was fascinating to read dissenting opinions about the value of a modern college education compared to its cost. There are plenty of experts out there, inside and outside of academia, that question the alarming debt many students carry to obtain a college degree, particularly in such a tight job market. As a father of three, my hope is that none of these bubbles burst anytime soon.



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