Monthly Archives: June 2013

Nobel Laureate Rob Engle on China’s Risk

NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate Rob Engle was recently interviewed by the China Economic Review. In response to the question of China’s global financial stability, Engle responds:  “In Asia, risk is increasing, and has been increasing for a decade. … Continue reading

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Roubini Predicts Falling Gold Prices: Newcrest Mining Ltd. issues writedown

In early June, NYU Stern Professor Nouriel Roubini predicted that the price of gold would drop from its current price of $1,284.50 an ounce to $1,000 in 2015. The Financial Post examines some of the implications of Roubini’s forecast, as … Continue reading

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Nobel Laureate Robert Engle on Global Financial Risk

NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate Robert Engle was interviewed recently on CNBC’s Squawk Box. Excerpt from CNBC — “We thought that it would take about a trillion dollars to rescue the financial sector in the middle of the financial … Continue reading

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Corporate Governance: Investors Gain the Ear of the Listening Banks

The following is an op-ed by Roy Smith, published in Financial News on 6/3/13: The decisive victory that allows Jamie Dimon to continue in his dual roles as chairman and chief executive of JP Morgan Chase raised once again the … Continue reading

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Prof. Acharya on Inflation-indexed Bonds

The following is an Live Mint/Wall Street Journal op-ed written by Professor Viral Acharya. In an important policy statement, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) recently announced that it will issue Rs.12,000-15,000 crore of 10-year maturity inflation-indexed bonds (IIBs) in … Continue reading

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MSRM Hosts its first Annual Risk Symposium

The Master of Science in Risk Management Program was proud to host its first Annual Risk Symposium on May 30-31. The Risk Symposium offered an impressive speaker lineup, including former TARP Inspector General Neil Barofsky, NYU Stern Dean Peter Henry, … Continue reading

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MSRM Welcomes the Class of 2014!

The MS in Risk Management Program was proud to welcome its 5th cohort to NYU Stern last week. The class of 2014, is 42 strong and represents over 16 different nationalities. Over 40% of the cohort are expatriates. Each year … Continue reading

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