Category Archives: NYU Stern

Class of 2015 Abu Dhabi Module Featured on NYU Stern Homepage

NYU recently featured the MSRM Class of 2015′s Global and Sovereign Risk Module in Abu Dhabi on the NYU Stern homepage! The feature, as part of a series titled Tales in Possible, discussed the courses, global location, and guest speakers of … Continue reading

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Prof. Holger Mueller Examines Corporate Debt on Bloomberg Business

MSRM Professor Holger Mueller’s research on corporate debt was featured in an article by Bloomberg Business, titled “Your Company’s Big Appetite For Debt May Be Dangerous To Your Job.” The article discusses the conclusions made by Prof. Mueller and Xavier Giroud of … Continue reading

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MSRM Alum Andrew Koh to Speak at Cards and Payments Asia 2015 Conference & More

Andrew Koh, an alum of the Class of 2010 MS in Risk Management Program and the Class of 2008 MS in Global Finance Program, is scheduled to speak at several prestigious conferences this Spring. On April 22nd and 23rd, Andrew … Continue reading

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Prof. Viral Acharya Speaks at Brookings Event on the Federal Reserve

On March 2nd, MSRM Professor Viral Acharya spoke about the conflict between the Federal Reserve’s independence in making monetary policies and its expanding role as guardian of financial stability. The talk took place at a Brookings event as part of a … Continue reading

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Economists Need to Analyze and Explain, Don’t Prognosticate by Dean Peter Henry

The following is an excerpt from an op-ed published in the New York Times, written by NYU Stern Dean Peter Henry: Because the economics profession failed to predict the financial crisis in advanced nations, critics claim that economists have little … Continue reading

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What’s Next for Cuba? by NYU Stern Professor Ingo Walter

The following is an excerpt from CNBC: Now that the decision has been made in Washington to reset Cuban-American relations, it’s a good time for an outside perspective on where things may go from here. Bottom line: Cuba may well … Continue reading

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Professor Edward Altman’s Z-Score Measure is Featured

The following is an excerpt from USA Today: Ever hear of the Altman Z-Score? If not, it’s time to start – just ask investors in Caesars Entertainment (CZR). Caesars’ shares Thursday are down nearly 8% to $11.72 on news one … Continue reading

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MSRM Alumni Highlight: Dante Disparte Class of 2014, Founder and CEO of Risk Cooperative

Risk Cooperative is a specialized strategy, risk and capital management firm founded around the question of what people would do in a world without risk? With this guiding principle, Risk Cooperative addresses the most pressing strategic questions of market expansion … Continue reading

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The Best Defense to Litigation Is a Good Bank Culture by Professors Ingo Walter and Roy Smith

The following is an excerpt from an op-ed in American Banker written by Professors Ingo Walter and Roy Smith: Of all the financial markets that should be resistant to manipulation, foreign exchange surely tops the list. With $5.3 trillion traded … Continue reading

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Professor Nouriel Roubini Shares his Predictions for the Economy in 2015

The following is an excerpt from Yahoo Finance: In February of 2013, Nouriel Roubini, New York University professor and chairman of Roubini Global Economics, told Yahoo Finance that the U.S. was about to enter an asset bubble that would be … Continue reading

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