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RSVP Today to the Risk Management Symposium 2014

We cordially invite you to attend the second Annual Risk Management Symposium here at NYU Stern. Please join us and other senior business professionals for this opportunity to hear from a number of faculty members and practitioners who will share … Continue reading

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Professors Robert Engle & Viral Acharya Warn that European Stress Test Risk Measures are Flawed

On the release of the US Fed’s latest bank stress tests, NYU Stern School of Business Nobel Laureate Robert Engle and Professor of Finance Viral Acharya warn that European regulators’ stress tests miscalculate the amount of systemic risk banks will … Continue reading

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Professor Viral Acharya’s Research on Stress-Testing European Banks is Cited

The following is an excerpt from the Financial Times entitled “Europe Should Say No to a Flawed Banking Union” by Wolfgang Münchau: There are two classes of compromise in political life. In the first, your ultimate aim is sweeping change, … Continue reading

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Professor Viral Acharya on Fire-Sale Risk in Financial Markets

The following is an excerpt from Bloomberg Businessweek: Wall Street’s biggest firms are close to agreeing on a plan that would safeguard the financial markets from the crippling fire sales that engulfed Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and Bear Stearns Cos. … Continue reading

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Professor Viral Acharya on China’s Debt Fueled Growth Slowdown

 

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Professor Viral Acharya’s Research on European Banks is Highlighted

The following is an excerpt from Bloomberg News: European banks have a capital shortfall of as much as 767 billion euros ($1 trillion) before the European Central Bank’s probe into the financial health of the region’s lenders, according to a … Continue reading

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Falling Short of Expectations? Stress-Testing the European Banking System

The following is a study written by Professor Viral Acharya: The Single Supervisory Mechanism – a key pillar of the Eurozone banking union – will transfer supervision of Europe’s largest banks to the ECB. Before taking over this role, the … Continue reading

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Profs. Acharya and Van Nieuwerburgh’s Research is Cited in NY Times

The following is an excerpt from “The Big Bank Subsidy,” an Economix blog excerpt in the NY Times.  [T]he best evidence developed by independent researchers (i.e., those not employed by the Clearing House or its allies) continues to run strongly … Continue reading

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Viral Acharya Keynote: Dynamics of Growth, Debt and Taxation

NYU Stern Professor Viral Acharya gave a Keynote lecture at the Center for Financial Studies (CFS) on Dynamics of Growth, Debt and Taxation. You can view the presentation slides here. View more information about the CFS symposium.

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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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