Eugene Fama facts for kids
Fama in Stockholm, December 2013
|Born||February 14, 1939
|Institution||University of Chicago|
|Field||Financial economics, Organizational economics, Macroeconomics|
|Chicago School of Economics|
|Alma mater||Tufts University
University of Chicago
Harry V. Roberts
|Cliff Asness, Myron Scholes, Mark Carhart|
|Contributions||Fama–French three-factor model
|Awards||2005 Deutsche Bank Prize in Financial Economics
2008 Morgan Stanley-American Finance Association Award
Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics (2013)
|Information at IDEAS / RePEc|
Eugene Francis "Gene" Fama (//; born February 14, 1939) is an American economist. He is best known for his empirical work on portfolio theory, asset pricing, and the efficient-market hypothesis.
He is Robert R. McCormick Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
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