Tag Archives: NYU Stern

China’s International Growth Agenda by Prof. Michael Spence

The following is an excerpt from a recent Project Syndicate article by NYU Stern Professor and Nobel laureate Michael Spence: For most of the past 35 years, China’s policymakers have set their focus on the domestic economy, with reforms designed … Continue reading

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Banks’ Financial Reporting and Financial System Stability by Prof. Viral Acharya

The use of accounting measures and disclosures in bank contracts and in regulation suggests that the quality of banks’ financial reporting is central to the efficacy of market discipline and non-market mechanisms in limiting bank debt and risk overhang in … Continue reading

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The Liquidity Time Bomb by Prof. Nouriel Roubini

The following is an excerpt from Project Syndicate: A paradox has emerged in the financial markets of the advanced economies since the 2008 global financial crisis. Unconventional monetary policies have created a massive overhang of liquidity. But a series of … Continue reading

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3 Questions for NYU Stern Prof. David Yermack on Digital Currencies

David Yermack is the Albert Fingerhut Professor of Finance and Business Transformation at the NYU Stern School of Business and is the Director of the NYU Pollack Center for Law and Business. He is co-instructor for the NYU course on … Continue reading

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MSRM Professors to Teach in Upcoming Contemporary Finance Executive Short Course

In an upcoming five day short course beginning June 1st 2015, MSRM Professors Ingo Walter, Edward Altman, Holger Mueller, Viral Acharya, and Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh will join NYU Stern Professors Aswath Damodaran, David Yermack and Baruch Lev to teach Contemporary Finance: Key Topics for Senior Executives and Board Members. Learn … Continue reading

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Prof. Ian Bremmer Discusses an Opened Cuba

In a recent opinion editorial on Time, Global Research Professor Ian Bremmer discussed the economic benefits of opening Cuba to international business. Now that Cuba has been removed from the list of nations that sponsor terrorism, several industries will have … Continue reading

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Class of 2015 Abu Dhabi Module Featured on NYU Stern Homepage

NYU recently featured the MSRM Class of 2015′s Global and Sovereign Risk Module in Abu Dhabi on the NYU Stern homepage! The feature, as part of a series titled Tales in Possible, discussed the courses, global location, and guest speakers of … Continue reading

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MSRM Alum Andrew Koh to Speak at Cards and Payments Asia 2015 Conference & More

Andrew Koh, an alum of the Class of 2010 MS in Risk Management Program and the Class of 2008 MS in Global Finance Program, is scheduled to speak at several prestigious conferences this Spring. On April 22nd and 23rd, Andrew … Continue reading

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Prof. Nouriel Roubini Discusses a Greek Exit from the Euro

In a recent interview with Bloomberg Business, Professor Nouriel Roubini discussed the implications of the “Grexit,” or what the Greek exit from the euro would look like. Professor Roubini described the exit as a “massive contagion” that would highly stress other … Continue reading

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Prof. Robert Engle Discusses the NYU Stern Systemic Risk Rankings

In a recent article on the International Business Times, NYU Stern Professor Robert Engle discussed banking stress tests and the NYU Stern Systemic Risk Rankings. Following the first round of the Federal Reserve’s annual stress tests last week- in which an unprecedented 31 … Continue reading

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