NYU Stern’s Systemic Risk rankings provide an early warning system to identify firms' risk to the global financial system. Systemic Risk Rankings, is a weekly rating and ordering by level of risk that the largest U.S. financial institutions bring to the financial system. The new rankings use stock quotations and other market data, from 1990 to the present, and provide an early warning that will help regulators identify threats to the overall health of the financial system.
During the height of recent financial crisis, NYU Stern faculty provided analyses and policy recommendation in their books:
Global Asset Management by Michael Pinedo and Ingo Walter
Restoring Financial Stability edited by Viral V. Acharya and Matthew Richardson
Regulating Wall Street edited by Viral V. Acharya, Thomas F. Cooley, Matthew P. Richardson, and Ingo Walter
Guaranteed to Fail by Viral V. Acharya, Matthew Richardson, Stijn van Nieuwerburgh, and Lawrence J. White