04 July 1910 • Philadelphia,Died:
23 February 2003 • New York City,Known for:
Advancements in the field of sociologySpouse:
Harriet Zuckerman, Suzanne CarhartChildren:
Vanessa Merton, Robert C. Merton, Stephanie Merton Tombrello
Sociologist • Chairman • Historian • ModelCompany:
Columbia University faculty
Member of the United States National Academy of Sciences • Sociology • ProfessorArea of science:
Conflict theory • LeadershipSpecialty:
MacArthur Fellow • Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of SciencesAward:
National Medal of Science laureate • Prize • Scholarship • Winner • National MedalPreference:
Scientific • PostScriptSport:
Robert K. Merton
Robert K. Merton
Myers is the Robert Merton professor of finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management. His research focuses on the valuation of assets and corporate finance, as well as the government regulation of business.
Oct 09, 2017
Roberts cites the laureates Robert Merton and Myron Scholes as classic examples ofwhat is wrong with the Bank of Swedens selections (or rather the selections of a committee of experts convened by the bank). Merton and Scholes shared the prize in 1997 for supposedly brilliant work on how to valu
Oct 14, 2013
This isnt to say that economics has been free of embarrassments. In 1997, the award was given to Robert Merton and Myron Scholes for their (valuable) work on options pricing. In an attempt to profit from their theoretical insights, the two men had co-founded extremely profitable Long-Term Capital M
Oct 13, 2013
cial world, where so much human action is situational, is mighty hard, especially when events are happening on a global scale. Plus, as sociologist Robert Merton once pointed out, social scientists, a product of the late 19th century, havent been on the job nearly as long as the natural scientists. Und
Sep 16, 2013
Bloomberg's default-risk analysis uses the ratio of a company's debt to market capitalization to calculate its odds of failure, similar to the predictive model created by Robert Merton, the Nobel Prize-winning economist at MIT's Sloan School of Management. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. has the largest
Aug 21, 2013
Giving the Nobel to the Residency Match reminds me of the options-pricing pioneer Robert Merton winning the award in 1997 a year before his hedge fund Long Term Capital Management imploded and almost took down the world financial system.
Oct 15, 2012
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