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Black, Fischer Jr. (Fischer)

Born: 1938 AD
Died: 1995 AD, at 57 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Analysts


1938 - Fischer Black was born on the 11th of January.

1964 - Black received a Ph.D. in Applied Math from Harvard University.

1971 - He began to work at the University of Chicago.

1984 - He Joined Goldman Sachs.

1976 - Black proposed that human capital and business.

1994 - Black was diagnosed with throat cancer.

         - He received award as Financial Engineer of the Year.

1995 - He died because of cancer on 30th of August.

2003 - He was American Finance Association created the Fischer Black Prize in his honor.

         - He co-developer and co-eponym of Black-Scholes model for pricing options.




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