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Credit Cycle Outlook and the Altman Z-Score Models After 50 Years
Speaker: Edward I. Altman, Professor Emeritus of Finance, Stern School of Business, New York University

 

Tore Browaldh

Professor Altman will discuss the applications of credit scoring models, including his own Z-Score Family of Models for financial and managerial markets. He will relate what these models are saying about the current conditions and outlook for global credit markets.

About Professor Altman

Edward I. Altman
Edward I. Altman is a Max L. Heine Professor of finance and the director of research in Credit and Debt markets at the Salomon Center for the Study of financial institutions at the New York University Stern School of Business. He received his MBA and PhD in Finance from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Altman was named to the Max L. Heine endowed professorship at Stern in 1988. Internationally recognized as an expert on corporate bankruptcy, high yield bonds, distressed debt, and credit risk analysis. He has been Chairman Emeritus and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Interschool Orchestras of New York, and a founding member of the Board of Trustees of the Museum of American Finance. Welcome!