Monthly Archives: December 2012

India in the 21st Century: Register Now!

Why not ring in the New Year with a vibrant discussion on emerging markets in India? NYU Stern is hosting a full day conference in Mumbai, India on January 11, 2013. NYU Stern Professor and conference chair Rohit Deo will … Continue reading

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3 Hidden Risks to the Market

NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate Robert Engle discussed on Fox Business’s Closing Bell with Liz Claman three hidden risks to the market that should require more attention. With all eyes on the fiscal cliff, Engle noted that the situation in … Continue reading

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The “World Looks Pretty Rosy from Australia’s Point of View” says Engle

NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate Robert Engle spoke this past weekend at the 25th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference at the Australian School of Business at UNSW. In his keynote address, Engle discussed the current state of Australian banks, … Continue reading

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Basel III Rules will Stifle Banks, says NYU Stern Prof. Tony Saunders

NYU Stern Professor Tony Saunders recently spoke at the Financial Services Institute of Australia Conference, discussing new Basel III policies. Saunders argues that new Basel III limitations on banks will stifle growth, making banks more akin to low-growth utility companies. … Continue reading

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Ed Altman’s Z-Score+ App added to Bloomberg’s App Portal

NYU Stern Professor Ed Altman’s renowned Z-Score+ App was recently added to Bloomberg’s App Portal. Altman’s Z-Score+ app, a tool used to determine a company’s risk for bankruptcy, was an integral feature for correctly predicting Italy’s 2011 financial crisis. Bloomberg’s App … Continue reading

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Europe More Dangerous Than Fiscal Cliff, Engle Says

Robert Engle, NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate in Economics, discusses financial market volatility on Bloomberg TV. Engle argues that the situation in Europe could be more damaging to the US than the fiscal cliff. He speaks with Mark Crumpton on … Continue reading

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US Dept of the Treasury’s Financial Research Advisory Committee Gets a New Member

Nobel Laureate Robert Engle, Michael Armellino Professor of Management and Financial Services and Director of NYU Stern’s Volatility Institute, will serve as a member of the Financial Research Advisory Committee for the new Office of Financial Research (OFR) at the … Continue reading

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New Faculty Publication: Cash Holdings and Credit Risk

NYU Stern Professor Viral Acharya, C.V. Starr Professor of Economics and Director of the NSE-NYU Stern Initiative on the Study of Indian Capital Markets, and his co-authors, Sergei Davydenko at the University of Toronto and Ilya Strebulaev at Stanford University’s … Continue reading

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