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Symposium honours Nobel laureate Robert Merton for his 75th birthday

Pensions & Investments highlighted an MIT symposium celebrating Dimensional Resident Scientist Robert Merton’s 75th birthday and lifetime of work. Family, friends, and colleagues of the Nobel laureate gathered at MIT in early August to honour his work and achievements. Merton (second from left) is pictured with Dimensional Founder David Booth and fellow Nobel laureates Eugene Fama and Myron Scholes.

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David Booth is Founder and Executive Chairman of Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. David Booth currently serves on the University of Chicago’s Board of Trustees, is a member of the Board of Overseers for the Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics, and is a lifetime member of the Booth School of Business advisory council.