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Business Economics and Public Policy

Columbia Business School Professor Predicts How Changes in Banking Laws Could Fuel Emerging Economies of Tomorrow

Press Release | September 25, 2014

New research tracks emerging countries’ economics activity after law changes and finds a boost in access to credit; increase in employment rate; increase in productivity and sales for firms

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

New Research on the Impact of Financial Deregulation Catches the Eye of the Federal Reserve

Press Release | September 24, 2014

Columbia Business School professor spots unforeseen signs of deregulation and will present findings to the Fed during upcoming conference in October

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Fed Rates to Rise ‘Faster Than Markets Think’

Media Mentions | August 27, 2014 | Bloomberg TV

Dean Glenn Hubbard discusses the Fed’s role in the economic recovery, from the labor market to interest rates.

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Many Homeowners Still Qualify for Mortgage Relief

Media Mentions | August 26, 2014 | NPR

Professor Chris Mayer says there’s been much improvement to the HARP program since it launched in 2009, but in the early years it cost 500,000 foreclosures that were otherwise preventable.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Real Estate | Read Article

A Few Fed Policy Answers from the Jackson Hole Sidelines

Media Mentions | August 25, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

Dean Glenn Hubbard addresses the concern of slack in the US job market, specifically with the long-term unemployed.

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The Hays Advantage: Stanley, Spriggs and Hubbard

Media Mentions | August 25, 2014 | Bloomberg News

Dean Glenn Hubbard comments on Federal Reserve forecasts regarding interest rates and the labor market, following the Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole.

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Stop Depending on the Fed

Media Mentions | August 20, 2014 | Politico

Dean Glenn Hubbard argues that we need to depend more on fiscal policy solutions, instead of monetary policy, in order to advance the economic recovery and increase labor force participation.

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Continuation of Federal Reserve Policy Not Helpful to Economy?

Media Mentions | August 19, 2014 | Fox Business

Dean Glenn Hubbard suggests shifting the focus from monetary policy to fiscal policy in order to support the growth of the economy.

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Borrowers Beware! When It Comes to Business Loans and Defaults, Not All State Laws Are Created Equal

Press Release | August 18, 2014

Columbia Business School study finds that New York’s tough contract laws make it the most favorable state for lenders

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Republicans, Democrats Differ on Solving US Companies Heading Overseas for Lower Taxes

Media Mentions | August 12, 2014 | CCTV-America

Professor Dan Amiram addresses the need to revamp US tax laws to encourage corporations from moving overseas.

Topics: Accounting, Business Economics and Public Policy | Read Article