Richard M. Levich is Professor of Finance and International Business and Deputy Chair of the Department of Finance at New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business. Previously, he served as the Chairman of Stern's International Business Program. Professor Levich is also a Research Associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is also a founding editor of The Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting.
Professor Levich has been a visiting faculty member at many distinguished universities in the United States and abroad including Yale University, the University of Chicago, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) in France, the Australian Graduate School of Management of the University of New South Wales, and City University Business School in London. Professor Levich has lectured in many executive education programs including the Wharton Executive MBA Program, Kiel (Germany) Institute for the World Economy, Swiss Finance Institute (Geneva), J.P Morgan, Chase Manhattan Bank, ABN-Amro, and Bankers Trust. He has been a consultant or visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
Professor Levich has published more than 75 articles on various topics dealing with international finance, and is the author or editor of 17 books including The International Money Market: An Assessment of Alternative Forecasting Techniques and Market Efficiency (JAI Press, 1979), Exchange Risk and Exposure: Current Developments in International Financial Management (Lexington Books, 1980), ECU: The European Currency Unit (Euromoney Publications, 1987), The ECU Market: Current Developments and Future Prospects (Lexington Books, 1987), The Capital Market Effects of International Accounting Diversity (Dow Jones-Irwin, 1990) co-authored with Frederick Choi, Ratings, Rating Agencies and the Global Financial System (Kluwer, 2002) and A New Look at Currency Investing (CFA, 2012) co-authored with Momtchil Pojarliev. His textbook, International Financial Markets: Prices and Policies, second edition, was published in 2001 by McGraw-Hill/Irwin.
In 1997, Professor Levich received a CDC Award for Excellence in Applied Portfolio Theory from the Caisse Des Dépôts Group, France.
Professor Levich received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.
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