Monthly Archives: April 2012

New Research Paper Calls For “Repo Resolution Authority”

A paper exploring the risks of the repo market by Viral Acharya and T. Sabri Öncü is referenced in a Nasdaq article. Excerpt from Nasdaq.com: The paper, presented last month at the Federal Reserve Board’s conference on central banking and … Continue reading

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NYU Stern Launches MS in Business Analytics Program

Press Release New York University Stern School of Business today announced a new Master of Science in Business Analytics  that will be offered in Shanghai and at the School’s Washington Square campus beginning in May 2013. The MS in Business … Continue reading

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How Shape-Shifting Banks Foil Dodd-Frank Act

In a new Bloomberg op-ed, NYU Stern economists Thomas Cooley and Kim Schoenholtz criticize banks for spinning off their investment activities to avoid compliance with Dodd-Frank. They propose that regulations should target financial instruments and markets instead of just the institutions. … Continue reading

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Student Profile: Rob Schreur of the Class of 2012

Graduate student Rob Schreur discusses his experience in the Master of Science in Risk Management Program for Executives at NYU Stern School of Business. Rob is CIO of Philips Pensionfund (PPF) in the Netherlands, with responsibility for asset liability management, … Continue reading

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NYU Stern Launches Center for Real Estate Finance Research

NYU Stern has announced the establishment of the Center for Real Estate Finance Research, which will be led by Professor Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh. Press Release: NYU Stern Establishes Center for Real Estate Finance Research May 15 Inaugural Conference Features NYC … Continue reading

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