Awards & Winners

Harry Markowitz

Date of Birth 24-August-1927
Place of Birth Chicago
(Illinois, United States of America, Chicago metropolitan area, Area code 872)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as H. Markowitz
Profession Scientist, Economist, Professor
Harry Max Markowitz is an American economist, and a recipient of the 1989 John von Neumann Theory Prize and the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. Markowitz is a professor of finance at the Rady School of Management at the University of California, San Diego. He is best known for his pioneering work in modern portfolio theory, studying the effects of asset risk, return, correlation and diversification on probable investment portfolio returns.

Awards by Harry Markowitz

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Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences
(for their pioneering work in the theory of financial economics)