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Bitcoin Scandals Increase Skepticism About Currency’s Trustworthiness Mark Williams, School of Management Even as mainstream awareness about bitcoin and its possibilities has grown over the past year, the digital currency’s volatility has become a cause of worry for investors… Expert quote: “Bitcoin is built with clay feet. It isn’t built with a focus on trust.” View full article

Snark-Nado: What Happened With JP Morgan’s Epic Twitter Fail Susan Fournier, School of Management JPMorgan Chase (JPM) was an underwriter on Twitter’s(TWTR) recent, bang-up initial public offering… Expert quote: “The reality of social media intended to support brand building is that consumers get to decide what they share and what they say. We all know the tradeoff: In using social media to garner social resonance and […]

JPMorgan Settlement Looms Over Weak Bank Earnings Mark Williams, School of Management JPMorgan’s (JPM) prospective $13 billion settlement with the Department of Justice over the bank’s origination of mortgages prior to the collapse of the housing market clouds a banking sector that is struggling to grow in a weak economic recovery… Expert quote: “This is going to have a rippling effect through […]

The Deal: Rules and Derivatives Moves Helped Do In Summers Cornelius Hurley, School of Law, Center for Finance, Law & Policy Critics of Lawrence Summers raised lots of issues with his candidacy to lead the Federal Reserve… Expert quote: “The enemy of Larry Summers was Larry Summers. While he had the progressive passionately against him over deregulation during the Clinton administration, he didn’t have a […]