Robert Shiller Profile, Biography, About


  • ANALYSIS-One for the road, as 2014 markets shape up Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    LONDON, Dec 11- The bar is still open, but last orders may be near. "The clock is ticking for risk assets," wrote Barclays global head of research Larry Kantor this week, seeing profit margins peaking and equity valuations versus bonds shrinking.

  • BERLIN, Dec 1- An American who won this year's Nobel Prize for economics believes sharp rises in equity and property prices could lead to a dangerous financial bubble and may end badly, he told a German magazine. He had also looked at "drastically" higher house prices in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo in Brazil in the last five years.

  • *Home prices rising uncomfortably fast in several markets. LONDON/ LOS ANGELES, Nov 1- From China to Canada and London, fast-rising property markets are haunting the global economy again, five years after the U.S. subprime mortgage bubble burst and triggered the worst financial crisis since the 1930 s.

  • Yale economics professor Robert Shiller says even though home prices are going up, they're still affordable and he sees no signs of a national bubble.

  • Schiller: Housing market still 'risky'     Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 7:26 AM ET

    Yale's Robert Shiller tells "Squawk Box" why he thinks the nation's housing market still could go either way.

  • Nobel Prize winner warns of 'bubbly' home prices Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 7:21 AM ET
    Robert Shiller

    One of three American economists who won the 2013 economics Nobel Prize on Monday expressed alarm at the rapid rise in global housing prices.

  • Shiller wins Nobel Prize     Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 7:15 AM ET

    Robert Shiller shares how he found out he had won the Nobel Prize. He also explains the difference between his "irrational" market theory and fellow Nobel laureate Eugene Fama's "efficient market" theory.

  • Shiller's take on housing hot spots     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 9:16 AM ET

    Robert Shiller, S&P Case/Shiller Index, provides his take on the state of the housing recovery and where he is finding home prices jumping the most.

  • Shiller: Rising rates will hurt home prices Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 5:43 PM ET

    Mortgage rates rising from their record low levels probably will affect the housing recovery, but how? It depends on whom you ask.

  • Bright signs for the housing market?     Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 4:39 PM ET

    Robert Shiller of the Case-Shiller Index joins guest host Ken Langone, co-founder of Home Depot, to discuss what's motivating buyers. "Home-buying increases are a result of a holdover from Fed stimulus," Shiller said.

  • Stocks are looking effervescent, Shiller warns Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 3:04 PM ET

    Robert Shiller says the stock market is clearly displaying bubbly characteristics of a bubble. The thing is determining when it will burst.

  • Case-Shiller: 10-City Index Up 11.6%     Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 9:15 AM ET

    Robert Shiller, Case-Shiller Index co-founder, weighs in on the "strong" housing numbers.

  • Don't Get Taken by Rising Home Prices, Shiller Warns Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 3:51 PM ET
    Robert Shiller

    Housing data released Tuesday was mixed, prompting economist Robert Shiller to call the housing recovery positive in the short-term, but not without many headwinds.

  • Mortgage 'Attack' Could Mark Sea Change: Shiller Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:08 PM ET
    Professor Robert Shiller

    Limited or no mortgage interest deductions in the U.S. tax code could prompt a sea change from buying to renting, influential economist Robert Shiller told CNBC’s “Futures Now” on Tuesday.

  • Robert Shiller, a renowned economist at Yale, explains why he remains uncertain of a housing recovery in the near-term.

  • ‘Data Doesn’t Matter’: Pros Pick Housing Plays Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012 | 1:09 PM ET

    Housing-related stocks still have room to run, regardless of whether home prices have officially bottomed, CNBC’s “Fast Money” market experts said Wednesday.

  • Shiller: ‘Not Ready Yet’ to Call Housing Bottom Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | 1:02 PM ET

    It would take at least a year of price increases to call a recovery in the housing market, Yale University economist and housing expert Robert Shiller said Tuesday on CNBC.

  • Yale professor, Robert Shiller shares his perspective on whether the U.S. is in the midst of a "late great depression" and how temporarily raising taxes could help stimulate economic recovery.

  • How to Avoid Another Crisis? Better Financial Advice Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 8:44 AM ET

    The credit crisis was partly caused by poor financial advice, and more genuinely independent financial advisers could help avert another crisis, according to renowned economist Robert Shiller.

  • Bear Market for Bonds Is on Its Way: Economist Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 9:48 AM ET
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    The long-term bull market for bonds will turn bearish soon as historical stock market trends repeat themselves, an economist told CNBC Tuesday.

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