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Professor Nouriel Roubini Shares his Predictions for the Economy in 2015

The following is an excerpt from Yahoo Finance: In February of 2013, Nouriel Roubini, New York University professor and chairman of Roubini Global Economics, told Yahoo Finance that the U.S. was about to enter an asset bubble that would be … Continue reading

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NYU Stern Volatility Institute Launches at NYU Shanghai

NYU Shanghai is celebrating the launch of the Volatility Institute at NYU Shanghai. The Volatility Institute at NYU Shanghai, located at the NYU Shanghai Pudong Academic Building in the heart of Liujiazui, Shanghai’s financial center, aims to create opportunities for … Continue reading

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Benchmarking the European Central Bank’s Asset Quality Review and Stress Test: A Tale of Two Leverage Ratios

The following is an excerpt from a recent paper written by NYU Stern Professor Viral Acharya and Sascha Steffen: In November 2014, the ECB published its asset quality review (AQR) and comprehensive assessment (ECB 2014), as well as capital shortfall … Continue reading

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MS in Risk Management Alumni Event Featured on the NYU Stern Homepage!

Nobel Laureate and NYU Stern Professor Robert Engle spoke to MS in Risk Management students and alumni on his research and future global collaborations with the NYU Stern Volatility Institute. On November 7, MS in Risk Management Academic Director Ingo … Continue reading

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NYU Stern Professor Edward Altman’s Research on Chapter 11 Bankruptcy is Cited

The following is an excerpt from the Wall Street Journal: Through data collected from 1984 to 2013, New York University Professor Edward Altman found two factors are most indicative of a debtor filing again: its profitability upon its first emergence … Continue reading

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NYU Stern Professor Nouriel Roubini Argues that the US is Keeping the Global Economy Afloat

The following is an excerpt from an op-ed titled “The Single-Engine Global Economy” by NYU Stern Professor Nouriel Roubini on Project Syndicate: The global economy is like a jetliner that needs all of its engines operational to take off and … Continue reading

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Professor Viral Acharya’s Research on Eurozone Stress Testing is Highlighted

The following is an excerpt from the Financial Times: Last week, 25 banks failed the asset quality review (AQR) conducted by the European Central Bank for 130 of the eurozone’s largest banks. In the stress test performed by the European … Continue reading

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Nobel Laureate and Professor Robert Engle Discusses Recent Market Volatility

The following is an excerpt from Fox Business: “We’ve had about two weeks of spectacularly high volatility. However, when you think about it, it’s only high relative to the last two years. We haven’t seen this for two years. Before … Continue reading

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NYU Stern’s TRIUM Program is Ranked #1 by the Financial Times

The following is an excerpt from the Financial Times: For the first time in six years, a new challenger has topped the FT’s ranking of executive MBA programmes. The 2014 ranking of 100 programmes for working senior executives is headed … Continue reading

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Real Effects of the Sovereign Debt Crisis in Europe: Evidence from Syndicated Loans By Professor Viral Acharya

This paper shows that the sovereign debt crisis and the resulting credit crunch in the periphery of the Eurozone lead to negative real effects for borrowing firms. Using a hand matched sample of loan information from Dealscan and accounting information … Continue reading

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