William F. Sharpe,
What is William F. Sharpe?
William F. Sharpe refers to William Farseth Sharp was an American economist who, along with Harry Marquetz and Merton Miller, won the 1990 Nobel Prize in Economics for developing a model for supporting investment decisions.
- William F. Sharp was an economist who developed the CAPM and the Sharp Index.
- CAPM is the foundation of portfolio management and seeks to determine expected returns based on risk-free interest rates, beta and market risk premiums.
- The Sharp Index helps investors determine which investment gives the best return for their risk level.
Literal Meanings of William F. Sharpe
Meanings of William:
Named after the two kings of England and the two kings of Britain and Ireland.
Meanings of F:
(In units of measurement) Femto (10¹⁵).