Bursting the Bubble Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst? Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Jane Bond: Infiltrating the Market Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds. Earnings for All Seasons Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important? Impact of Taxes and Inflation Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.