Private Equity: Overvalued and Overrated? - American Affairs JournalAmerica is in the grips of a speculative frenzy. Investment bankers, private investment firms, and even a few dozen recently graduated… americanaffairsjournal.orgA critical look at the Private Equity space, asking; Do Private Equity Firms Improve Companies’ Operations? Does Private Equity Offer Lower Risk? Does Private Equity Offer the Best Returns?