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Great Minds in Finance

The Efficient Market Hypothesists

Bachelier, Samuelson, Fama, Ross, Tobin and Shiller

Authors: Read, Colin

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Describes the lives, theories, and legacies of six great minds in finance who changed the way we look at financial markets and equilibrium. Bachelier, Samuelson, Fama, Ross, Tobin, and Shiller; proponents and critics of the market efficiency theories who redefined modern finance, creating the foundation on which all financial analysis rests.

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COLIN READ is Professor of Economics and Finance, former dean of the School of Business and Economics at SUNY College at Plattsburgh, USA, and a columnist for the Plattsburgh New York Press Republican newspaper. He has a PhD in Economics, JD in Law, MBA, Masters of Taxation, and has taught Environmental and Energy Economics and Finance for 25 years. Colin's recent books include BP and the Macondo Spill: The Complete Story, The Fear Factor, Global Financial Meltdown: How We Can Avoid the Next Economic Crisis, The Rise and Fall of an Economic Empire: With Lessons for Aspiring Nations, and a book on international taxation. He has written dozens of papers on market failure, volatility, and the finance of housing markets, writes a weekly newspaper column, and appears monthly on a local PBS television show to discuss the regional and national economy. He has worked as a research associate at the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies and served the Ministry of Finance in Indonesia under contract from the Harvard Institute for International Development.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Efficient Market Hypothesists
Book Subtitle
Bachelier, Samuelson, Fama, Ross, Tobin and Shiller
Authors
Series Title
Great Minds in Finance
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-29221-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137292216
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-27421-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-32435-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 222
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