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Alpha, Beta, and Beyond by Professor Nouriel Roubini

The following is an excerpt from Project Syndicate: Even in normal times, individual and institutional investors alike have a hard time figuring out where to invest and in what. Should one invest more in advanced or emerging economies? And which … Continue reading

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The MSRM Alumni Committee Hosted its First Risk Roundtable Series!

On Wednesday, April 8, 2015, The MS in Risk Management Alumni Committee hosted the First Risk Roundtable Series at NYU Stern School of Business. The distinguished panel featured Aaron Brown, Chief Risk Officer at AQR (Applied Quantitative Research), Bennett W. … Continue reading

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Prof. Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh to Advise Norway’s Wealth Fund

MSRM Professor¬†Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh was recently appointed to an expert group on infrastructure that will advise Norway’s wealth fund. The formation of this group comes from an initiative by Norway’s government, which could potentially open the country’s wealth fund to … Continue reading

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Prof. Roy Smith Discusses the Impact of Basel III Regulations on the Banking Industry

In a recent article on Bankrate, NYU Stern Professor Roy Smith discussed the stabilizing US banking industry, including current threats to the economy, a long-term outlook of the industry, and the impact of several legal regulations. In particular, Professor Smith … Continue reading

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MSRM Alum, Andrew Koh, to Speak at the 2014 RiskMinds Asia Conference

RiskMinds Asia is part of the Global RiskMinds Event Series, one of the largest and most senior annual gatherings globally. The¬†fourth RiskMinds Asia event was held in Hong Kong in 2013, and brought together over 65 of the most senior … Continue reading

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