Our InsightsOurInsightsA Fresh Look at Hedge Funds: Can They Add Value in Today's Treacherous Macro Environment?ArticleA Fresh Look at Hedge Funds: Can They Add Value in Today's Treacherous Macro Environment? By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Jun 1, 2022Dr. Sushil Wadhwani appeared on Mercer’s Critical Thinking, Critical Issues podcast. Inflation’s Uncertain Path Puts Premium on AgilityArticleInflation’s Uncertain Path Puts Premium on Agility By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Jan 28, 2022Although we came into the year expecting inflation to exceed consensus forecasts by a significant amount, we underestimated the size of the surprise.Importance of Agility in Navigating Uncharted WatersQ&AImportance of Agility in Navigating Uncharted Waters By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Apr 6, 2021Dr. Sushil Wadhwani, PGIM Wadhwani's CIO, shares his views on the biggest risks and opportunities in the market given the quickly changing economic environment.Inflation: Short-Term Aberration or Longer-Term Threat?Market ViewsInflation: Short-Term Aberration or Longer-Term Threat? By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Mar 22, 2021Inflation is likely to spike in coming months for reason's ranging from pent-up consumer demand to massive fiscal stimulus.An early attempt to gauge lessons learnt from 2020ArticleAn early attempt to gauge lessons learnt from 2020Aug 31, 2020As always, we actively adapt our investment framework in response to changes in the environment. 2020 was no exception.Agility in the Current EnvironmentWebinarAgility in the Current Environment By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — May 21, 2020PGIM Wadhwani's CIO, Dr. Sushil Wadhwani, shared his insights on current global economic conditions and investment challenges.Changes in Beliefs, Crowding and Risk Premia PerformanceWhite PaperChanges in Beliefs, Crowding and Risk Premia Performance By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Nov 16, 2017Changes in beliefs — and the crowding that this may lead to — can sometimes exert a powerful effect on the efficacy of risk premia strategies.Macro Factors & Risk-Premia-Based Strategy PerformanceWhite PaperMacro Factors & Risk-Premia-Based Strategy Performance By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Sep 4, 2017A number of alternative (risk-premia-based) strategies have performed poorly in the decade following the Great Financial Crisis (but pre-COVID). The Great Stagnation: What Can Policymakers Do? ResearchThe Great Stagnation: What Can Policymakers Do? By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Mar 1, 2013In this Peston Lecture from 2013, Dr. Sushil Wadhwani considers ways to make monetary policy more effective – avoiding the traps the BoJ fell into in Japan. Might A Rise In Inflation Expectations Derail The Equity Market? ResearchMight A Rise In Inflation Expectations Derail The Equity Market? By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Feb 11, 2013In this companion piece to the Peston Lecture, Sushil Wadhwani and Michael Dicks focus on the time-varying relationship between inflation and the stock market. The Bond ‘Bubble,’ Hedge Funds and Portfolio AllocationWhite PaperThe Bond ‘Bubble,’ Hedge Funds and Portfolio Allocation By Dr. Sushil Wadhwani — Dec 10, 2012With interest rates so low, there must be a risk that the bond market is in "bubble" territory - and, indeed, that it might burst.