Capital Markets and Investments

Why Risky Shadow Banking is Unlikely to Go Away

Press Release | January 27, 2016

New Research from Columbia Business School Shows that Despite the Federal Reserve’s Success at Reducing Liquidity Risks, Many Banks Resisted Joining from its Beginning

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School’s First Student Value-Investing Fund Offers Rare Hands-on Experience

School News | January 27, 2016

Thanks to a generous gift from investor Thomas Russo, the new 5x5x5 Student Value Investment Fund provides students with real-world, long-term value investing opportunities.

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Ostrich Investors

Media Mentions | December 19, 2015 | Bloomberg Radio

On Bloomberg Radio, Professor Nachum Sicherman discusses his research on the “ostrich effect:” the tendency of investors to avoid looking at their portfolios when markets are down.

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The Latest: Asia Stocks Cheer Fed, Currencies Drop

Media Mentions | December 17, 2015 | The Associated Press

Professor Charles Calomiris says the Fed statement hedged the possibility that inflation might not pick up much and acknowledged that global pressures could influence its choices going forward.

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Expecting Bad News? New Research Shows That Investors Tend to Put Their Heads in the Sand

Press Release | December 16, 2015

New economic research reveals that even with 24/7 access to financial portfolios, the “ostrich effect” takes over when markets are down

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Trading Markets: Don’t Hide from Bad News

Media Mentions | December 16, 2015 | Live Trading News

Professor Nachum Sicherman’s research on ostrich investors is highlighted.

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Markets Offer Bullish Welcome to Potential Fed Hike

Media Mentions | December 16, 2015 | Bloomberg TV

Professor Charles Calomiris examines the market’s three-day run prior to the anticipated interest rate hike and the potential for recession in wake of the increase.

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HUBBARD: The Year's Largest Takeover Is 'Self-Help Tax Reform'

Media Mentions | December 14, 2015 | Business Insider

Dean Glenn Hubbard reiterates the need for a lower corporate tax rate, saying it would signal an “invest in America” policy at home and abroad that would lead companies to keep more plants, workers, and profits in the United States.

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Don't Get Jammed by the Bond Market

Media Mentions | November 23, 2015 | Forbes

Research by Professor Sheena Iyengar that found too many choices lead to decision overload and inaction is cited.

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What's Causing Hedge Funds to Stumble?

Media Mentions | November 18, 2015 | Bloomberg TV

Professor Fabio Savoldelli discusses hedge fund woes.

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