Professor Robert Shiller, Professor of Economics at Yale University, and David Blitzer, Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee at S&P Dow Jones Indices, discussed the overall health of the U.S. residential housing market and those factors that could impact the pace of recent home price increases during a live S&P Dow Jones Indices […]
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Join Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services and S&P Dow Jones Indices for a half-day symposium in Washington, DC featuring our keynote speaker Professor Robert Shiller. Through discussion with Professor Shiller and other authorities on housing, the symposium will explore capital market participants’ views on attracting private capital to finance the housing market, as well as […]
Professor Robert Shiller, Professor of Economics at Yale University, was one of the three individuals to win the 2013 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences (also known as the Nobel Prize in Economics) for his empirical analysis of asset prices. Click here for more information. Professor Shiller, along with Karl “Chip” Case – Professor of […]
Last week, we interviewed David Blitzer, Managing Director and Chairman of the S&P Index Committee, on various topics relating to the current state of the U.S. housing market. In this video, David discusses how housing might add to economic growth in 2013 and what could potentially stall a recovery, factors contributing to explosive growth in certain […]
Professor Robert Shiller, co-founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, discusses the social epidemics that drive the economy and the role of expectations during the home buying process in a recent article for the New York Times. Click here to access the full article.
On Friday, October 13th the CME Group is honoring Professor Robert Shiller of Yale University (and co-founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices) with an award for Innovative Quantitative Applications. As part of this event, the CME Group is hosting a moderated forum featuring Rep. Barney Frank and Keith Hennessey on the U.S. Housing and […]
In this CNBC video clip, Professor Robert Shiller discusses the current state of the housing market. Although housing prices have improved recently, Shiller states that it is too early to claim the housing market has recovered and believes this will become more apparent in the coming months. Click here to learn more.
Bob Shiller, in a recent New York Times column, discussed a novel approach to dealing with under-water mortgages. As suggested by Robert Hockett of Cornell University Law School, a local government could seize under-water mortgages through its power of eminent domain, compensate the mortgage owners and then re-issue new mortgages to home owners with principal […]
Provided here are the slide presentations from David Blitzer, Robert Shiller and Chip Case that were discussed during the May 29th S&P Indices teleconference on U.S. housing prices. Replay information/links are included below. Replay Information: U.S./Canada toll free #: 1-866-489-3827; U.S./Canada/All others toll #: 1-203-369-1671 Replays will expire on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 Replay Web Streaming: […]
David Blitzer, Managing Director and Chairman of the S&P Index Committee and Professors Karl Case and Robert Shiller, co-founders of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, provide insight on the latest data results of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices.