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Capital Markets and Investments

How Do Credit Default Swaps Affect Bond Prices?

Feature | September 24, 2014

Credit default swaps may lower a firm’s borrowing costs under certain conditions, new research shows.

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Unlocking the Value of Movable Assets

Feature | September 22, 2014

Can a simple change to commercial laws in emerging economies spur business growth?

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Option for Control

Feature | May 15, 2014

CEOs use their options to fight proxy battles.

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The Value Trap

Research Brief | November 27, 2013

Assess the risk associated with the growth of a so-called value stock by considering both its book-to-price and earnings-to-price ratios.

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Hedge Fund Activists' Real Returns

Feature | May 28, 2013

New research shows that stock-price jumps following hedge fund activism are the result of genuine productivity gains, not mere financial engineering.

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A Better Standard for Credit Risk

Feature | April 29, 2013

A new metric uses publicly disclosed bank information to better predict credit losses from loans.

Topics: Accounting, Capital Markets and Investments, Risk Management | Read Article

Could Uncertainty Cause a Recession?

Feature | April 29, 2013

New research explores whether asymmetric information about corporate assets could have been the sole cause of the recent crisis.

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Caution on Cocos

Feature | March 27, 2013

Research suggests that mandatory contingent convertible bonds with a market trigger may not address the problem they were designed to solve.

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Will China Slow Down? Not So Fast.

Viewpoints | February 28, 2013

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.

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Risk, Innovation, and Social Value

Off The Shelf | January 30, 2013

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.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Leadership, Organizations, Risk Management, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

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