Scholars call bull on bull sculptor stomping ‘Fearless Girl’

Artist Arturo Di Modica, the man who sculpted Wall Street’s iconic “Charging Bull”, has been outspoken in his disapproval of the new “Fearless Girl” statue and has asked the city to remove it. Kate Harding, the assistant director of the Cornell University Women’s Resource Center and author of Asking for It: The Alarming Rise of […]

Too early to detect trustworthiness of Nasdaq blockchain technology

Nasdaq unveiled a demonstration of its blockchain technology called Nasdaq Linq at the Money 20/20 event in Las Vegas. The digital ledger is the first of its kind, and has the capabilities to leverage a blockchain to facilitate the issuance, and catalog and record transfers of shares of privately-held companies on The NASDAQ Private Market. […]

Richmond mortgage decision a big win for Main Street over Wall Street

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE Sept. 12, 2013 Richmond mortgage decision a big win for Main Street over Wall Street Robert Hockett, a professor at the Cornell University Law School, is the author of a plan to use eminent domain to purchase underwater mortgages in distressed communities such as Richmond, Calif. He comments on a lawsuit filed against the […]