Organizations & Events

Organizations & Events

Risk Economics, Inc engages in sponsorship of various organizations and events including the following:

Risk Economics® Lab for Decision Metrics at NYU Courant Institute

The RiskEcon® Lab applies a range of computational methods to analyze consumer and population-related societal trends. Recent events demonstrate that many large-scale geopolitical and socioeconomic questions are particularly related to the implications and effects of interrelated changes in demographics, technology adoption, and lifestyle choices on the economy. Understanding these patterns is crucial for decision-making in both industry and government. The most critical are the emerging effects of changes in technology and consumer behavior on finance, labor, and housing, and on trends in income and wealth distribution, immigration, aging, health and the environment. [..see more details..]

Liquidity Risk Committee, International Association of Financial Engineers (IAFE)

The IAFE is a not-for-profit, professional society dedicated to fostering the profession of quantitative finance by providing platforms to discuss cutting-edge and pivotal issues in the field. The Liquidity Risk Committee (LRC) of the IAFE attempts to bridge the gap between different concepts of liquidity by organizing and sponsoring forums for discourse among academics, practitioners, and policy makers, and to promote the cultivation and dissemination of applied research relating to all aspects of liquidity risk that affect the stability and function of financial markets and institutions. The LRC is comprised of academics, practitioners, and policymakers involved in researching liquidity risk and its effects on market stability within the context of diverse institutional and industry settings, and in relationship to public policy.

TEDx Manhattan

TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event.

News and Events

David K.A. Mordecai has been appointed as the first Scientist-in-Residence at FinTech Innovation Lab (The Partnership for NYC)

David K.A. Mordecai has recently been appointed as the first Scientist-in-Residence at FinTech Innovation Lab, an accelerator platform for early […]

Samantha Kappagoda was honored by the Girl Scouts as a STEM Woman of Distinction

Samantha Kappagoda was honored by the Girl Scouts of Greater New York at their 21st Annual Women of Distinction (WOD) […]

David K.A. Mordecai was invited to speak on Opportunities and Challenges in Cybertech

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.,  was invited to join a panel of experts to discuss “Key Issues […]

David K.A. Mordecai was invited to participate on a panel of experts to discuss the application of financial techniques during the financial crisis

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.,  was invited to participate on a panel of experts to discuss the […]

Risk Economics, Inc. presented at a conference sponsored by the Department of Treasury’s Office of Financial Research and Financial Stability Oversight Council

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc., presented at The Macroprudental Toolkit: Measurement and Analysis Conference sponsored by the Department […]

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