October 9, 2013  
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Why Did the Home Affordable Modification Program Underperform?

photo: Romek PiskorskiNew research by Professor Tomasz Piskorski suggests that the effectiveness of the Home Affordable Mortgage Program was severely limited by loan servicers’ low capacity to negotiate modifications. 
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Faculty Interview Series: Alicia Glen

photo: Alicia Glen Alicia Glen, managing director at Goldman, Sachs & Co., heads the firm’s Urban Investment Group and teaches Social Impact Real Estate Investing and Development. In an interview with Annie Koo ’14, she discusses how to connect the dots between the public and private sectors.

Sagalyn Advises Australian Real Estate Program

photo: Lynne B. Sagalyn on industry panel discussionProfessor Lynne B. Sagalyn traveled to Sydney in May to advise the Australian School of Business at the University of New South Wales on establishing a real estate program.
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Columbia Business School Real Estate Research in the Media

Carrying Debt After Retirement
New York Times 
Professor Christopher Mayer

More Fraud Evidence Tilts the Crisis Narrative
Columbia Journalism Review 
Professor Tomasz Piskorski

Math-Challenged Americans More Likely to End Up in Foreclosure
NBC News 
Professor Stephan Meier

New York’s New Billionaire Street
Marketplace Morning Report 
Professor Lynne B. Sagalyn



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