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Bamboozled What didn't cause the U.S. housing boom and bust What did cause the U.S. housing boom and bust The contagion spreads from sub-prime to prime How low will housing prices go in the U.S.? The U.S. economy was not in great shape to begin with U.S. enters a long recession The global economy catches the contagion Too big to fail : the $400 trillion derivatives market Our local governments feel the pinch From Wall Street to Main Street Demographics magnify contagion Which investments and which countries will weather the storm the best? Stop the bleeding No future without reform A warning shot across our bow.