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Harry Markowitz [electronic resource] : Selected Works.

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9789812833631Publication details: Singapore : World Scientific, 2009.ISBN:
  • 9789812833655
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Harry Markowitz : Selected WorksDDC classification:
  • 330.9
LOC classification:
  • HG4529.5.M368 2008
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Contents:
Foreword; Contents; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Overview; Chapter 2 1952; Chapter 3 Rand [I] and The Cowles Foundation; Chapter 4 Rand [II] and CACI; Chapter 5 IBM's T. J. Watson Research Center; Chapter 6 Baruch College (CUNY) and Daiwa Securities; Chapter 7 Harry Markowitz Company;
Summary: Harry M Markowitz received the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1990 for his pioneering work in portfolio theory. He also received the von Neumann Prize from the Institute of Management Science and the Operations Research Institute of America in 1989 for his work in portfolio theory, sparse matrices and the SIMSCRIPT computer language. While Dr Markowitz is well-known for his work on portfolio theory, his work on sparse matrices remains an essential part of linear optimization calculations. In addition, he designed and developed SIMSCRIPT - a computer programming language. SIMSCRIPT has been widely
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Foreword; Contents; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Overview; Chapter 2 1952; Chapter 3 Rand [I] and The Cowles Foundation; Chapter 4 Rand [II] and CACI; Chapter 5 IBM's T. J. Watson Research Center; Chapter 6 Baruch College (CUNY) and Daiwa Securities; Chapter 7 Harry Markowitz Company;

Harry M Markowitz received the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1990 for his pioneering work in portfolio theory. He also received the von Neumann Prize from the Institute of Management Science and the Operations Research Institute of America in 1989 for his work in portfolio theory, sparse matrices and the SIMSCRIPT computer language. While Dr Markowitz is well-known for his work on portfolio theory, his work on sparse matrices remains an essential part of linear optimization calculations. In addition, he designed and developed SIMSCRIPT - a computer programming language. SIMSCRIPT has been widely