The Harry M. Markowitz Award (sponsored jointly by the Journal Of Investment Management & New Frontier Advisors, LLC) recognizes the seminal and transcendent impact of Dr. Markowitz’s work as a financial economist and mathematician on both theoretical finance and the practice of asset management. The award has been established to honor his legacy and to support future research and innovation in practical asset management. Candidates for the annual award are chosen from among papers published in JOIM in a calendar year.
Initial papers are judged by the JOIM’s Associate Editors / Editorial Advisors and final vote by Nobel laureates.
An honorarium of $10,000 will be bestowed to the winning paper. Two additional finalist papers will receive a Special Distinction Award along with a $5,000 honorarium.
Select the top three papers published in the JOIM for consideration of award nominees. Papers should be judged on three primary criteria’s: practical significance, technical excellence and theoretical quality. Authors may not vote for themselves.