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Anthony Saunders

Anthony  Saunders

Joined Stern 1978

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 9-91
New York, NY 10012

E-mail asaunder@stern.nyu.edu
Personal website

Biography

Anthony Saunders is the John M. Schiff Professor of Finance at NYU Stern. Professor Saunders received his Ph.D. from the London School of Economics and has taught both undergraduate and graduate level courses at NYU since 1978. Throughout his academic career, his teaching and research have specialized in financial institutions and international banking. He has served as a visiting professor all over the world, including INSEAD, the Stockholm School of Economics, and the University of Melbourne.

Professor Saunders holds positions on the Board of Academic Consultants of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors as well as the Council of Research Advisors for the Federal National Mortgage Association. In addition, Dr. Saunders has acted as a visiting scholar at the comptroller of the Currency and at the Federal Monetary Fund. He is an editor of the Journal of Banking and Finance and the Journal of Financial Markets, Instruments and Institutions, as well as an associate editor of eight other journals, including Financial Management and the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. His research has been published in all of the major finance and banking journals and in several books. He has just published a new edition of his textbook, Financial Institutions Management: Risk Management Perspective for McGraw-Hill (4th edition) as well as a 2nd edition of his book on Credit Risk Measurement for John Wiley & Sons (with Linda Allen).

Research Interests

  • Financial Institutions and Markets

Courses Taught

  • Ph.D. Seminar In Financial Institutions
  • Policy Making In Financial Institutions

Academic Background

Ph.D., Economics/Finance, 1981
London School of Economics

M.S., Economics, 1972
London School of Economics

B.S., Economics, 1971
London School of Economics

Areas of Expertise

Finance

  • International Finance
  • Risk Management