William F. Sharpe
|Alma mater||UCLA (BA, MA)|
|Known for||Capital asset pricing model|
|Awards||Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (1990)|
|Institutions||William F. Sharpe Associates |
University of Washington 1961–68
|Doctoral advisor||Armen Alchian|
Harry Markowitz (unofficial)
|Doctoral students||Howard Sosin|
William Forsyth Sharpe (born June 16, 1934) is an American economist. He a the professor at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business. He won the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.
Sharpe was known for his works in capital asset pricing model (CAPM).