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Merton H. Miller

AKA Merton Howard Miller

Born: 16-May-1923
Birthplace: Boston, MA
Died: 3-Jun-2000
Location of death: Chicago, IL
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Economist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Modigliani-Miller theorem

Merton H. Miller, working with Franco Modigliani, developed the Modigliani-Miller theorem of corporate finance. With Harry M. Markowitz and William F. Sharpe, Miller was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1990.

Father: Joel Miller (attorney)
Mother: Sylvia Miller
Wife: Eleanor Miller (d. 1969)
Wife: Katherine Miller

    University: BA, Harvard University (1943)
    University: PhD Economics, Johns Hopkins University (1952)
    Teacher: Economics, London School of Economics (1952-53)
    Teacher: Economics, Carnegie Mellon University (1953-61)
    Professor: Economics, University of Chicago (1961-2000)
    Professor: Economics, University of Louvain (1966-67)

    Nobel Prize for Economics 1990 (with Harry M. Markowitz and William F. Sharpe)
    US Treasury Department Economist (1944-49)
    Member of the Board of Chicago Board of Trade (1983-85)
    Member of the Board of Chicago Mercantile Exchange (1990-2000)
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    American Economic Association
    American Finance Association
    Econometric Society

Author of books:
The Theory of Finance (1972, with Eugene F. Fama)
Macroeconomics: A Neoclassical Introduction (1986, with Charles W. Upton)
Merton Miller on Derivatives (1997)

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