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Michael Wang

Michael Wang

Associate, MSCI Research

Michael Wang is a member of the MSCI research team that specializes in the pricing and risk modeling of various asset classes across MSCI analytics. His focus is on the research and development of credit-derivatives models. Michael holds a master’s degree in mathematical finance from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of New South Wales.

Research and Insights

Articles by Michael Wang

    The CDS Market’s View on US Default

    7 mins read Blog | May 9, 2023 | Andy Sparks, Michael Wang

    There is growing investor concern that the U.S. could default on its debt obligations. As the debt-ceiling debate heats up, we look at the spreads of credit-default swaps as a measure of the U.S. government’s creditworthiness.