In a new book, Bruce Kogut discusses how network science reveals the small worlds and clubs behind the exercise of corporate governance.
Frank Byrd '00 and Professor Emi Nakamura discussed U.S. inflation and monetary policy in a recent community forum.
Bruce Kogut, the director of the School's Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics, discusses the center's latest perspective about making the financial sector work for Wall Street and Main Street after the financial crisis.
New research shows which relative valuation models are best applied to insurance companies.
New research from Professor Shang-Jin Wei points to a new macroeconomic implication of China's gender imbalance.
Senior Vice Dean Chris Mayer and I had the opportunity to host a Community Forum with Howard Schweitzer and Jim Lambright, two amazing leaders who led the TARP effort.
At Columbia Business School's 5th Annual Healthcare Conference, industry leaders said they are looking for ways to drive innovation.
Research suggests that mandatory contingent convertible bonds with a market trigger may not address the problem they were designed to solve.
Professor Ciamac Moallemi considers some of the unanswered questions regarding the May 6 stock market plunge.
In his latest book, Professor Joseph Stiglitz examines the financial crisis of 2008. He says there is more work to be done.
Does investor sophistication correlate with firms’ disclosure activities?
How did the financial industry on the other side of the Pacific fare during the economic crisis? The new issue of the Chazen Web Journal reports.
A new study provides evidence that some investors read old news as new — and get taken advantage of by savvier arbitrageurs.
Professor Bruce Greenwald and top value investors took part in a panel discussion at Columbia Business School on April 16, 2010.
A lagging consumer appetite, not a tight market for lending, is the main cause of the plunge in exports during the global recession.
After three decades of barely-checked expansion, the world is waiting for China's economy to run out of steam. Shang-Jin Wei argues that China's unique features will likely help it offset some of the slowing forces and maintain speed for the next decade.
An effective modern adaptation of the spirit of Glass-Steagall would place substantive limits on asset quality, says Professor David Beim.
The First Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Case Competition, sponsored by IBM, looked at the Norwegian Government Pension Fund and its divestiture of Wal-Mart.
Hedge investment risk in momentum strategies by anticipating periodic momentum crashes.
New research shows that stock-price jumps following hedge fund activism are the result of genuine productivity gains, not mere financial engineering.
Better, more accurate disclosure of securitization transactions may help to reduce uncertainty about the value of financial institutions.
New research explores whether asymmetric information about corporate assets could have been the sole cause of the recent crisis.
A new metric uses publicly disclosed bank information to better predict credit losses from loans.
A strategic model shows how to buy or sell a large position most efficiently.
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Particularly in the current volatile economy, investors need to have the right approach for making sense of available data and selecting investments....
Research by Prof. Ravina shows that America’s richest households make the same investing mistakes as people of average wealth.
Principles before profit that sums up Citigroup’s emphasis following the financial crisis, said Co-President James Forese during a talk with students on September 24.
Prof. Mayer argues that tight credit for homebuyers, not institutional financing, is driving the trend away from homeownership and toward rentals.
Prof. Moshe Cohen attributes the conservative pricing of new stocks like Twitter to investor anxiety in the wake of Facebook’s IPO flop.
The program will offer a select group of students the opportunity to combine research and practice to design efforts that seek to drive capital toward investments that promote sustainable economic growth.
Prof. Moshe Cohen says that as Twitter goes public, many questions about how its evolving business model will sustain growth and deliver returns for advertisers remain unanswered.
Prof. Wei argues that the US defaulting on its debts could cause counties like China to shift their money out of US bonds and into safer investments.
Prof. Cohen says that the volatility of markets during the government shutdown makes Twitter’s upcoming IPO a risky move.
James Moore, Entrepreneur in Residence at the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center, says that a successful IPO from Twitter would boost investor confidence in both public and private markets.
Five years after the global financial crisis, Prof. Ang offers his list of the top ten lessons learned.
Enhancing Your Career Success in a Multi-Generational Workplace
Prof. Jones says we “dodged a bullet” with the lucky timing of the August 22nd Nasdaq shutdown.