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The Joshua J. Harris Alternative Investments Program focuses on private equity, hedge funds, venture capital, and investment management. The Harris Program is a global hub for the development of cutting-edge research in alternative investments, which is integrated into the Wharton School’s curriculum, and presented in public forums. It is a program that furthers the exploration of the theory and the practice of investing in this asset class, bringing together practitioners, alumni, students, academics, and policymakers.

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Joshua J. Harris Fireside Chat – February 24, 2020

 

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New Research Papers

The Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility: Opportunities for American Businesses

“On March 23, 2020, faced with a liquidity crisis caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic, the Federal Reserve established the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility (TALF), to support the flow of credit to consumers and small businesses. “


The Main Street Lending Program: Opportunities for American Businesses Part I:  Leverage Limitations

“A key objective for both the Federal Reserve’s Main Street New Loan Facility and the Main Street Expanded Loan Facility should be to reach as many viable small- and medium- sized businesses as possible.  Supporting viable small- and medium- sized businesses will not only sustain jobs, but also promote the medium- and longer- term recovery of the U.S. economy.”

The Main Street Lending Program: Opportunities for American Businesses Part II: Credit Risk Retention

“On April 30, 2020, the Federal Reserve announced changes to its Main Street Lending Program, to support small- and medium- sized businesses that were in sound financial condition before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.”

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Joshua J. Harris Alternative Investments Program
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