• Dubai was a property bubble. Plain and simple. Go to Dubai and see what happened. It was... what I call it the 'Edifice complex' - it's just, we can grow by putting up lots and lots of buildings and trying to attract people to come here, stay here, and put up offices here and sooner or later, you put up too many.

    "Q&A With Jim Chanos Part I: 'Greece Is A Prelude'". Interview with Vince Veneziani, April 13, 2010.