Dean Baker for Truthout: There has been greater concern about the danger of asset bubbles ever since the collapse of the housing bubble sank the economy, but there is still very little understanding of the nature of the problem.
The tax reform bill has attracted controversy because of a recently attached provision that undermines Trump's promise that the legislation would not personally enrich him.
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Theodoric Meyer is an intern at ProPublica. He has also written for the New York Times, the Seattle Times, and GlobalPost.