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Louis bachelier's theory of speculation: the origins of modern finance: in the 1960ties, bachelier's thesis came to the attention of the mit economist. Bachelier redirects here for the artist, see jean-jacques bachelier louis jean-baptiste alphonse bachelier (march 11, 1870 – april 28, 1946) was a french. History of the efficient market hypothesis 20 january 2011 louis bachelier, published his phd thesis, th´eorie de la sp ´eculation (bachelier, 1900. Defended on march 29, 1900 at the university of paris,  bachelier's thesis was not well received because it attempted to apply mathematics to an. Theory of speculation, translation of louis bachelier’s thesis (1900) in the random character of stock market prices paul h cootner (ed), mit 1964, 18-91.