Business Economics and Public Policy News
October 31, 2012
Prof. Khandelwal discusses the impact of globalization on the US presidential election.
September 28, 2012
Prof. Sundaresan explains the implications of the recent UK Libor reform proposals.
July 31, 2012
Professors Bruce Greenwald and Joseph Stiglitz shared their expertise on globalization with Executive MBA students during a course at Columbia Business School July 22-26.
July 09, 2012
Prof. Ang explains the LIBOR rate and who’s regulating it.
June 22, 2012
Prof. Ang talks about how credit downgrades, such as Moody’s, will affect future operations by big banks.
A Sober New Reality in Credit Downgrades for Banks
June 12, 2012
Prof. Nakamura co-authors an op-ed addressing the degradation of national statistics in light of a bill passed by the US House of Representatives that would eliminate the American Community Survey and the Economic Census.
Don’t Replace Data With Ideology
May 21, 2012
The article cites Prof. Ferri’s research on the impact of “say on pay” legislation in the UK.
Shareholders Cut CEO Pay in Backlash
May 11, 2012
Intelligence Squared US has announced a new partnership with the School’s Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy, a joint venture of Columbia Business School and Columbia Law School.
May 04, 2012
The article discusses Prof. Gonen ’04 and his appointment as New York City’s deputy commissioner for recycling and sustainability.
A Recycling Czar for New York City
April 25, 2012
The article features several remarks made by Prof. Mayer during his testimonial before the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs.
More Refinance Help on Horizon for Fannie, Freddie Homeowners?
April 18, 2012
China and the United States should work toward a common goal to strengthen their relationship, Henry Kissinger said during a candid talk in front of a packed house at Columbia University’s Miller Theater on April 16.
April 14, 2012
The article features an interview with Prof. Calomiris in which he examines flaws in the Dodd–Frank Act, particularly government subsidization of mortgage risk.
The Big Flaws in Dodd–Frank