summer 2000

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Merton Miller: A Giant of Modern Finance
Miller’s colleagues, friends, and former students recall the man and his lifetime of achievements.

A Lifetime of Achievement
An overview of Merton Miller’s professional achievements.

Merton Miller Remembered
Miller’s colleagues, admirers, former students, and friends recall the man and his legacy.

A Tribute to Merton Miller
Eugene Fama, Robert R. McCormick Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, pays tribute to Merton Miller.


The Thrill of the Next Big Thing
George H. Conrades, XP-28 (’71)
His taste for speed and quality have kept Conrades at the cutting edge for more than three decades. At 61, the chairman and CEO of Akamai Technologies shows no sign of slowing down.
By John T. Slania


E-Commerce and the Future of Finance
A Guide to the New Economy
Alumni and faculty address today’s hot topics at two recent GSB-sponsored conferences.
By John T. Slania and Susan DeGrane


Being There
DuSable Business Conference
Erroll B. Davis Jr., ’67, chairman, president, and CEO of Alliant Energy, was one of several GSB alumni who convened in Chicago for the annual DuSable Business Conference.
By Susan DeGrane


Focus On
Faculty Make the Grade
Chicago GSB professors, including Toby E. Stuart, Sanjay Dhar, and James Lorie, are honored and promoted.


Serving Up Success
Alumni Profile
Richard Mott, ’82, is president and owner of University Food Systems and Park Restaurants.
By John T. Slania


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