Robert Merton, the 1997 winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, will deliver a keynote address at New York University on Thurs., May 12, 5:30-7 p.m. at NYU’s Silver Center (Jurow Lecture Hall, 100 Washington Square East). Merton’s talk, “From Stochastic Integration to Integrated Finance,” is the keynote address for NYU’s spring Math Finance Seminar, sponsored by its Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. Merton, a professor at Harvard University’s School of Business, received the Nobel Prize, along with Long-Term Capital Management co-founder Myron Scholes, for developing a new method to determine the value of derivatives.

WHO: Nobel Laureate Robert Merton

WHAT: Keynote address

WHEN: Thurs., May 12, 5:30-7 p.m.

WHERE: NYU’s Silver Center, Jurow Lecture Hall, 100 Washington Square East

The public may RSVP is Lilibeth Gecale at 212.998.3129 or Reporters interested in attending should contact James Devitt, Office of Public Affairs, at 212.998.6808 or

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