Monthly Archives: May 2013

Prof. Acharya’s Research on Gov. Debt is Cited

NYU Stern Professor Viral Acharya’s research on government debt was cited recently by Bloomberg News in “No Lehman Moments as Big Banks Deemed to Big to Fail.” “Buyers of big-bank debt have been counting on government aid for at least … Continue reading

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Congratulations MSRM Class of 2013!

Congratulations! The MS in Risk Management Program congratulates the MSRM Class of 2013. The class presented their MSRM capstone projects on May 21, 2013. The presentations were then followed by NYU’s Commencement Ceremonies at Yankee Stadium and Radio City Music … Continue reading

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Roubini on the Global Economy

Nouriel Roubini, Professor of Economics and International Business at NYU Stern, writes on the global economy. Roubini addresses the Eurozone, China, Japan, the Middle East, and the US, to paint a picture of a global economy where the US is … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Highlights Viral Acharya’s Research on the Repo Market

Bloomberg featured NYU Stern Professor Viral Acharya’s research in an article about fire sales risk and repo market reforms. Excerpt from Bloomberg –”A so-called resolution authority for the repo market, to orderly liquidate repurchase agreements and prevent fire sales of underlying assets … Continue reading

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Prof. Mike Pinedo Named Changjiang Scholar

Mike Pinedo, Julius Schlesinger Professor of Operations Management and Chair of the Department of Information, Operations and Management Sciences department was named a Changjiang scholar by the China Ministry of Education, an appointment which is considered highly prestigious by the Chinese government. … Continue reading

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Precautionary Hoarding of Liquidity and Inter-Bank Markets: Evidence from the Sub-Prime Crisis

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-author, Ouarda Merrouche at The World Bank, studied the liquidity demand of large settlement banks in the … Continue reading

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