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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

Luring the Informed Investor

Feature | November 30, 2012

Does investor sophistication correlate with firms’ disclosure activities?

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The Price of Inattention

Feature | August 23, 2012

From the archive: A new study provides evidence that some investors read old news as new — and get taken advantage of by savvier arbitrageurs.

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Who Rules the World, and How?

Off The Shelf | May 31, 2012

In a new book, Bruce Kogut discusses how network science reveals the small worlds and clubs behind the exercise of corporate governance.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Leadership, World Business | Read Article

Valuing Insurance Firms

Feature | March 30, 2012

New research shows which relative valuation models are best applied to insurance companies.

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Trade and Credit

Feature | December 28, 2011

A lagging consumer appetite, not a tight market for lending, is the main cause of the plunge in exports during the global recession.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Corporate Finance, World Business | Read Article

The Value of an Invisible Guarantee

Feature | October 31, 2011

Better, more accurate disclosure of securitization transactions may help to reduce uncertainty about the value of financial institutions.

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Can the Euro Be Saved?

Viewpoints | October 31, 2011

Only radical action can solve Europe's sovereign debt crisis.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Leadership, World Business | Read Article

Wait and See, at a Cost

Feature | July 22, 2011

New research shows that investors may lose out on potential returns by waiting too long to capitalize on new opportunities, seeking assurance in others' taking the first risk.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Strategy | Read Article


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