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ORIE's CFEM is part of "Cornell's Urban Lab" in New York City

December 22, 2009

Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan (CFEM), ORIE's office in New York's Financial District, is part of broad relationship between Cornell and the city that encompasses activities across diverse... read more

ORIE Hosts Meeting of the Applied Probability Society

November 17, 2009

The Applied Probability Society of INFORMS (the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) holds conferences every two or three years. ORIE hosted the 15th conference, which was... read more

Resnick Becomes a Chaired Professor

October 1, 2009

ORIE professor Sidney Resnick has been named the Lee Teng-Hui Professor in Engineering. The expert on probability modeling served as Director of the School of Operations Research and Information... read more

Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan (CFEM) gears up for fall 2009 with enthusiasm and focus

August 19, 2009

New students enrolled in the Financial Engineering Concentration will be hosted for a career orientation by CFEM and Bloomberg, LLC in NYC on August 20, before heading to Ithaca read more

Professor Robert Jarrow Profiled as "The Innovator" by Bloomberg Publication

April 24, 2009

Robert Jarrow, a member of the Field of Operations Research and Information Engineering and a professor at the Johnson Graduate School of Management, is a pioneer in financial engineering and... read more

M. Eng. Students at Work on a Challenging Set of Projects

April 8, 2009

ORIE's M. Eng. students are working with a variety of sponsoring corporate and non-profit organizations to improve their operations. Some teams are the first to work with the sponsor while others... read more

CFEM Presents "Bridge to Cornell" Seminar Series

April 7, 2009

The Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan spring seminar series presents talks by industry and academic financial engineering experts. The talks will be held at CFEM's Manhattan offices and... read more

CFEM Lecturer Tells Congressional Committee How To Reduce Risk and Hedge Fund Fraud

February 4, 2009

Leon Metzger teaches a CFEM course that has been featured in the New York Times. Recently Metzger testified before a congressional committee looking into the Bernard Madoff affair and recommended 10... read more

Financial Engineering Students Meet and Greet Wall Street Alumni at CFEM

January 29, 2009

The annual CFEM "Meet and Greet" get-together of students, alumni and company representatives was moved to October this year. More than 110 people attended and heard a panel discussion, "The Inside... read more