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May 12, 2017
In conversation with Dean Trevor Morrison, Preet Bharara discusses his career as US Attorney for the Southern District of New York"Earlier this year Preet Bharara joined NYU School of Law as a distinguished scholar in residence to continue working on issues he focused on as US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, including criminal and social justice, honest government, national security, and corporate accountability. Several weeks into his time at the Law School, Bharara joined Dean Trevor Morrison for an open conversation about the end of his tenure as US attorney, highlights of his career, and his advice for students interested in joining the Department of Justice (DOJ)." Read more >
May 11, 2017declared the establishment of its caliphate from the pulpit of a mosque in Mosul in 2014, the Islamic State has claimed at least eight “provinces” in countries across the globe." Read more >
May 6, 2017Bank of England free, it faces the future with more responsibility than its liberators ever imagined. On the one hand independence -- granted 20 years ago on Saturday -- insulated the BOE from political interference, but on the other it raised expectations for the central bank to cure all the economy’s ills. After the financial crisis, it was also charged with maintaining stability and had regulatory powers powers returned to it. Governor Mark Carney says he’s ready for the “15 minutes of fame” to end, and his predecessor Mervyn King agrees. “The big challenge for central banks and the MPC over the next 20 years will be to retreat from the position in which it was seen as the only game in town,” King said in an interview. “Monetary policy has clearly done what it can.”" Read more >