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NYU Stern Experts Available for Comment on Anniversary of Financial Crisis and Related Topics

September 15, 2009 marks one year after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, which precipitated the financial crisis that unfolded last fall.

NYU Stern finance, economics and accounting faculty, including authors of the book, Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System, are available to provide perspectives on a variety of financial and policy angles on the crisis and where we are today.

Contact Rika Nazem, 212-998-0678,, and Carolyn Ritter, 212-998-0624,, to arrange interviews.

Economic Implications and The Role of the Fed

Thomas Cooley
Philipp Schnabl
Lawrence White

Measuring and Regulating Systemic Risk

Viral Acharya
Matthew Richardson

Executive Compensation

Xavier Gabaix
Thomas Philippon

Risk Management, Implications on Foreign Investment

Ingo Walter

Derivatives Markets Regulation and Short-selling

Menachem Brenner
Stephen Figlewski
Marti Subrahmanyam

Implications for Wall Street

Roy Smith

Historical Perspectives

William Silber
Richard Sylla


Edward Altman

September 8, 2009: