Merton Miller

1923 - 2000

Merton Miller

Merton Howard Miller (May 16, 1923 – June 3, 2000) was an American economist, and the co-author of the Modigliani–Miller theorem (1958), which proposed the irrelevance of debt-equity structure. He shared the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1990, along with Harry Markowitz and William F. Sharpe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Merton Miller has received more than 132,075 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 102nd most popular economist.

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Among economists, Merton Miller ranks 102 out of 288Before him are Tjalling Koopmans, Richard Cantillon, Thomas Mun, Paul Krugman, Robert Fogel, and Pierre Guillaume Frédéric le Play. After him are Charles Cooley, James Meade, Bingu wa Mutharika, Zhou Youguang, William Beveridge, and Adolph Wagner.

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Among people born in 1923, Merton Miller ranks 53Before him are Frederick Herzberg, Walter Kohn, Lloyd Shapley, Anne Baxter, Aristides Pereira, and Diane Arbus. After him are Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, Masao Ono, Cliff Robertson, Aaron Spelling, Shūsaku Endō, and André Gorz. Among people deceased in 2000, Merton Miller ranks 37Before him are Giovanna of Italy, Bettino Craxi, John Harsanyi, John Gielgud, Frederick Herzberg, and Friedrich Gulda. After him are Moacir Barbosa Nascimento, Heinz Harmel, Willard Van Orman Quine, Petar Mladenov, Hirokazu Ninomiya, and Saburō Sakai.

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Among people born in United States, Merton Miller ranks 1,277 out of 12,171Before him are Noah Gordon (1926), David J. Wineland (1944), Carl Woese (1928), Lionel Richie (1949), Buddy Rich (1917), and Ken Thompson (1943). After him are Timothy McVeigh (1968), Russell Alan Hulse (1950), Charles Cooley (1864), Patrick McGoohan (1928), Vincente Minnelli (1903), and E. Donnall Thomas (1920).