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Vegas 'gamble' that hit the jackpot

30 December 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

A team of Masters' students, led by Assistant Professor Pan Shan Ling, has won a cash prize of US$5000 in the CA International Case Competition.

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Why US banks aren't lending

16 December 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

Prof.. Ivan Png argues that the reason why U.S. banks aren't lending is because in a climate of extreme risk aversion, they would prefer to keep the funds in cash for a higher capital ratio.

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They search without words

24 November 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

A team of NUS Computing students has won S$150000 in a multi-media search engine competition.

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The fundamentals will always surface

04 November 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

 Prof. Ivan Png argues that the 2008 economic crisis underscores the accuracy of economics as a scientific discipline.

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The truly toxic combination

07 October 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

Prof. Ivan Png argues that the most fundamental problem that financial institutions face is moral hazard coupled with imperfect corporate governance.

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Moral hazard: Heads I win, tails you lose

01 October 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

Prof. Ivan Png argues that moral hazard is at the core of the 2008 financial crisis and that banking, especially investment banking, is beset with moral hazard.

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SPH expands reach of new media

31 July 2008 Department of Computer Science Faculty News Media

SPH Search and NUS Computing signed a new agreement on new and more efficient ways to find information from various sources, including the Internet. Project leader Prof. Chua Tat Seng said the researchers hope to find ways to provide better context and location-oriented answers for search engine users.

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