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Financial Market History: Reflections on the Past for Investors Today

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Overview

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Since the 2008 financial crisis, a resurgence of interest in economic and financial history has occurred among investment professionals. This book discusses some of the lessons drawn from the past that may help practitioners when thinking about their portfolios. The book’s editors, David Chambers and Elroy Dimson, are the academic leaders of the Newton Centre for Endowment Asset Management at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.

About the Editor(s)

David Chambers
Elroy Dimson
Elroy Dimson FSIP, PhD

Elroy Dimson, FSIP, is emeritus professor of finance at London Business School and visiting professor of finance at Cambridge Judge Business School. He also serves as chair of the strategy council for Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global. Professor Dimson has co-authored several books, worked as editor at a number of journals, including the Journal of Finance and Journal of Investment Management, and contributed to the CFA Institute Investment Management Code of Conduct for Endowments, Foundations, and Charitable Organizations. He is also the recipient of the 2011 James R. Vertin Award from the Research Foundation of CFA Institute, for producing a body of research notable for its relevance and enduring value to investment professionals. Professor Dimson holds a PhD from London Business School.

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