First Edition of Harry Markowitz: Selected Works; Inscribed by Him

  • Harry Markowitz: Selected Works.

Harry Markowitz: Selected Works.


Item Number: 74578

New Jersey: World Scientific, 2008.

First edition of the collected works of Harry Markowitz. Octavo, original illustrated boards. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, “For William: Best wishes Harry Markowitz.” In fine condition.

Harry Markowitz 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. He is the recipient of the 1989 John von Neumann Theory Prize and the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.

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