Monthly Archives: January 2013

Ed Altman on Companies that May Face Bankruptcy in 2013

At the 12th annual Corporate & Sovereign Credit Market Outlook luncheon, NYU Stern Professor Ed Altman offered his predictions as to the types of companies that will likely face bankruptcy in 2013. Altman, quoted in Reuters, notes that mid-market defense … Continue reading

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Stephen Brown’s Research on the Dow Theory is Featured

NYU Stern Professor Stephen Brown’s research on the Dow Theory was featured by the Wall Street Journal’s, Market Watch. Brown, along with two finance professors, William Goetzmann of Yale University, and Alok Kumar of the University of Miami analyzed over … Continue reading

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Dialogue from Davos: World Economic Forum Predicts a Slow Global Recovery

Top economists, politicians, and global leaders assemble in chilly Davos, Switzerland at 2013′s World Economic Forum(WEF) to discuss prospects for the global economy. NYU Stern Professor Michael Spence was noted in the Financial Times discussing some elements of WEF’s policy … Continue reading

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China Could Still Be the Biggest Risk for Markets in 2013

NYU Stern Professor Nouriel Roubini and Ian Bremmer, president of political risk firm Eurasia Group, spoke at a Thomson Reuters Newsmaker event in New York. Both discussed emerging markets and China’s role as the biggest risk factor in the global … Continue reading

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Possible US Credit Downgrade? More Joys from the Fiscal Cliff

NYU Stern Professor Lawrence White was featured on Bloomberg TV discussing the impact of the fiscal cliff and its repercussions on the US’s credit rating. Currently at AAA rating, White argues that the US could see a credit downgrade to … Continue reading

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