01 Jun 2010
Merton Receives Prestigious AwardTopics:
University Professor Robert Merton, a member of the HBS faculty since 1988 and cowinner of the 1997 Nobel Prize in Economics, recently received the Kolmogorov Medal from the University of London. He was honored for his distinguished work in the fields of research influenced by the renowned Russian mathematician Andrei N. Kolmogorov. Merton’s research focuses on developing finance theory in the areas of capital markets and financial institutions.