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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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Fiscal Cliff Deal is a Pyhrric Victory says Roubini

NYU Stern Professor Nouriel Roubini writes in the Financial Times that the fiscal cliff deal extending tax cuts is only a pyhrric victory, and that the US has been let down by its leadership. Roubini forewarns more stalemates and arguments … Continue reading

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Death and Taxes at Year End: Aswath Damodaran on Fiscal Cliff Changes

As the world entered a new year, Congress danced on the side of the fiscal cliff as US lawmakers finally voted on tax rate decisions at the eleventh hour. NYU Stern Professor Aswath Damodaran was quoted in the Business Insider … 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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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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Robert Engle on CNBC Discusses Systemic Risk in the Global Economy

NYU Stern Professor Robert Engle, 2003 Nobel Laureate in Economics, discusses why Japan poses the biggest systemic risk to the global economy. Engle argues that the Fiscal Cliff is not the only problem for the US economy, but the looming … Continue reading

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