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Portfolio Selection


Author: Harry Markowitz

Publisher: Basil Blackwell

Year Printed: 1992

Edition: Second

Condition: Good

eBook: None

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Pages: 384

Height: 9.25 inches

Width: 6.25 inches

Notes: Hardcover; Dust Jacket

This is a classic book, representing the first major breakthrough in the field of modern financial theory. In effect, it created the mathematics of portfolio selection in a model which has turned out to be the indispensable building block from which the theory of the demand for risky securities is constructed. It also became an essential reference for individuals and financial institutions actually selecting optimal portfolios.