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Dr. Myron S. SCHOLES Chairman, Platinum Grove Asset Management, New York; Nobel Laureate for Economics; Frank E. Buck Professor of Finance Emeritus, Stanford University

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1959-1962 B.A., emphasis on Economics, McMaster University
1962-1964 MBA, emphasis on Finance and Economics, University of Chicago
1964-1969 Ph.D. in Finance at the Graduate School of Business. Emphasis on Financial Economics, Economics and Statistics. Thesis: A Test of the Competitive Market Hypothesis: "The Market for New Issues and Secondary Offerings."
1966-1967 Research Associate, Center for Mathematical Studies in Business and Economics, University of Chicago
1967-1968 Instructor in Finance, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago
1968-1972 Assistant Professor of Finance, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1972-1973 Associate Professor of Finance, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1973-1974 Ford Foundation Visiting Research Associate Professor of Finance, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago
1975-1976 Associate Professor of Finance, Graduate School of Business; Executive Director, Center for Research in Security Prices, University of Chicago
1976-1980 Professor of Finance, Graduate School of Business; Director, Center for Research in Security Prices, University of Chicago
1980-1981 Professor of Finance, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago; Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
1981-1982 Distinguished Visiting Professor of Research, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
1981-1983 Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Banking and Finance, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago; Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
1983-1988 Frank E. Buck Professor of Finance, Graduate School of Business, and Professor of Law, Stanford Law School, Stanford University; Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
1988-1996 Frank E. Buck Professor of Finance, Senior Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
1990-1993 Senior Advisor, Managing Director, Salomon Brothers, New York
1994-1998 Principal, Long-Term Capital Management, L.P.
since 1996 Frank E. Buck Professor Emeritus of Finance, Stanford University
since 1999 Chairman, Platinum Grove Asset Management, L.P.

Memberships

Member of Econometrics Society

Publications

Taxes and Business Strategy: A Planning Approach, with Mark A. Wolfson, Prentice Hall, 1991 (Second Edition 1992)
Les Prix Nobel "Derivatives In A Dynamic Environment", 1997
"The Near Crash of 1998" Crisis and Risk Management, The American Economic Review, May 2000

Awards

The Sveriges Riksbank (Bank of Sweden) Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, 1997
Honorary Doctorate, University of Paris-Dauphine, 1989
Honorary Doctorate, McMaster University, 1990
Honorary Doctorate, University of Leuven, 1998
Honorary Doctorate, Wilfred Laurier University, 2005