Merton Howard Miller (May 16, 1923 – June 3, 2000) was an American economist, professor, and author. Merton Miller was born in Boston, Massachusetts on May 16, 1923. He graduated with a bachelor's degree from Harvard University in 1944 and earned a Ph.D. in 1952 from Johns Hopkins University. He co-created the Modigliani–Miller theorem (1958). He shared the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1990, along with Harry Markowitz and William F. Sharpe. He spent most of his career with the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business.
|Died||June 3, 2000 (aged 77)|
|Institution||Carnegie Mellon University|
University of Chicago
London School of Economics
|Chicago School of Economics|
|Alma mater||Harvard University|
Johns Hopkins University
|Awards||Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (1990)|
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Miller is the author of several books including, Merton Miller on Derivatives and Financial Innovations and Market Volatility.