Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content


Globe Investor

Inside the Market

Up-to-the-minute insights
on developing market news

Entry archive:

Shiller on housing: ‘Losing our sense of optimism’ Add to ...

Subscribers Only

U.S. home prices rose an impressive 13.4 per cent in December, year-over-year, but Yale economist Robert Shiller isn’t exactly bubbling with excitement over the housing market’s recovery.

During a conference call following the release of the S&P/Case Shiller home price index, Mr. Shiller – who helped create the index and is one of the top authorities on the health of the market – sounded concerned that home prices aren’t recovering much after taking inflation into account.

Report Typo/Error

Follow on Twitter: @dberman_ROB

Next story


For Globe Unlimited Subscribers

Business videos »

Most popular videos »


Most Popular Stories