Tag Archives: liquidity

Prof. Viral Acharya Op-Ed: The missing bears of emerging markets

The following is a LiveMint op-ed written by Viral Acharya: The rupee continues to weaken against currencies such as the dollar. Some might refer to it as a free fall. While regulators and the government are designing moves intended to … Continue reading

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Prof. Ed Altman on Corporate Debt: WSJ “Debt Makes a Comeback”

NYU Stern Professor and inventor of the Z-Score tool Ed Altman was quoted in the Wall Street Journal this week regarding the health of corporations. The following is an excerpt from the WSJ article “Financial Crisis Anniversary: For Corporations and … Continue reading

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Trouble in Emerging-Market Paradise

The following is a post written by Nouriel Roubini on Project Syndicate:  During the last few years, a lot of hype has been heaped on the BRICS (Brazil, Russ ia, India, China, and South Africa). With their large populations and … 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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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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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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