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Beside the somewhat natural causes for variation come artificial causes: On that day a French doctoral student, Louis Bachelier, successfully defended his thesis Theorie de la Speculation at the Sorbonne.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. His work in finance is recognized as one of the foundations for the Black—Scholes model. This page was last edited on 5 Septemberat With the support of the Council of the University of ParisBachelier was given a permanent professorship at the Sorbonne, but World War I intervened and Bachelier was drafted into the French army as a private. During this time Bachelier gained a practical acquaintance with the financial markets.
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If the market, in effect, does not predict its fluctuations, it bachelire not assess them as being more or less likely, and this likelihood can be evaluated mathematically. Wahab marked it as to-read Jan 09, Pioneer in mathematical finance.
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For several years following the successful defense of his thesis, Bachelier further developed the theory of diffusion processesand was published in prestigious journals.