Matthew Richardson is the Charles E. Simon Professor of Applied Economics in the Finance Department at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University. He currently holds the position of the Sidney Homer Director of the Salomon Center which is a leading financial research center. In addition, he is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Professor Richardson teaches classes at the MBA, executive and PhD level. His MBA classes cover the area of Fixed Income. He is serving or has served as associate editor for the Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Finance and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. He has published papers in a variety of top academic journals, including, among others, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, and the American Economic Review. He is currently coediting a book on the financial crisis titled "Restoring Stability: How to Repair a Failed System."
Professor Richardson completed both his bachelor and master degrees in economics concurrently at the University of California at Los Angeles. He received his doctor of philosophy in finance from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University.
Recent Blog Posts by Matthew Richardson
- Insolvent banks should feel market discipline
- We Can’t Subsidize the Banks Forever: Government has to show it can handle major insolvencies
- Concorde’s fate offers a lesson for finance
- The Case For and Against Bank Nationalization
- Nationalize the Banks! We’re all Swedes Now
- Restoring Financial Stability
- Chapter 13: Executive Summary – Regulating Systemic Risk
- Chapter 10: Executive Summary – Derivatives – The Ultimate Financial Innovation
- Chapter 8: Executive Summary – Rethinking Compensation in Financial Firms
- Chapter 7: Executive Summary – Corporate Governance in the Modern Financial Sector
- Chapter 6: Executive Summary – Hedge Funds in the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis
- Chapter 4: Executive Summary – What to Do About the Government Sponsored Enterprises
- Chapter 3: Executive Summary – The Rating Agencies: Is Regulation the Answer?
- Chapter 1: Executive Summary – Mortgage Origination and Securitization in the Financial Crisis
- Formula For Fiscal Fitness