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Books  The new real estate paradigm: more than just location

Vergara, Carles; Gutés, Joan D. Location, location, location: that's been the real estate mantra for ages. But according to a new book by Carles Vergara and Joan Gutés, timing and marketability increasingly count, too. And that requires new skills on the part of investors and managers to analyze and value property in this new context. Read article

Research Papers  Don't feed the zombies: a key lesson from the European debt crisis

Acharya, Viral V.; Eisert, Tim; Eufinger, Christian; Hirsch, Christian Zombie lending has prolonged the pain of Europe's sovereign debt crisis, especially in Italy, where economic woes continue. New research links an effort to save the euro in 2012 to more zombie lending -- and points to what could be done differently. Read article

Studies and Reports  Is our banking system sound at last?

Bolton, Patrick; Cecchetti, Stephen; Danthine, Jean-Pierre; Vives, Xavier A new report assesses the achievements and outstanding business of a decade of financial regulation. IESE's Xavier Vives and co-authors look at the past to better prepare for the future of banking. Read article

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