The Great Debate

Don’t give the Fed a new job

July 16, 2009

williams_mark— Mark T. Williams, a former Federal Reserve Bank examiner, teaches finance at Boston University’s School of Management and is writing a book on the rise and fall of Lehman Brothers. The views expressed are his own. —

Stress tests: The results are in, now what?

May 8, 2009

Mark_Williams_Debate— Mark T. Williams, who teaches finance at Boston University’s School of Management, is a former Federal Reserve bank examiner. The views expressed are his own. —

Is the Fed up to examining your trillion dollar bet?

January 30, 2009

Mark_Williams_Debate— Mark T. Williams, a professor in the Boston University School of Management’s Finance & Economics Department, was a former Federal Reserve bank examiner in San Francisco and Boston. The views expressed are his own. —

Why did the SEC fail to spot the Madoff case?

January 6, 2009

mark_williams— Mark T. Williams, a finance professor at the Boston University School of Management, is a risk-management expert and former Federal Reserve Bank examiner. The views expressed are his own. —

Minimizing exposure to investment management fraud

December 16, 2008

williams_mark— Mark T. Williams, a finance professor at the Boston University School of Management, is a risk-management expert and former Federal Reserve Bank examiner.  The opinions expressed are his own. —

CDS market: contributor, not cause

November 27, 2008

williams_mark— Mark T. Williams is a finance professor at Boston University’s School of Management. The opinions expressed are his own. —