Behavioral finance is the study of how psychology impacts finance. This book represents the first general, comprehensive treatment of the subject. The book explains how psychological phenomena impact the entire field of finance. Readers will learn to recognize the influence of psychology on themselves, on others, and on the financial environment at large. Psychology is the basis for human desires, goals, and motivations. Errors and
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Behavioral finance is the study of how psychology impacts finance. This book represents the first general, comprehensive treatment of the subject. The book explains how psychological phenomena impact the entire field of finance. Readers will learn to recognize the influence of psychology on themselves, on others, and on the financial environment at large. Psychology is the basis for human desires, goals, and motivations.
Errors and Errors and bias cut across the entire financial landscape, affecting individual investors, institutional investors, analysts, strategists, brokers, portfolio managers, options traders, currency traders, futures traders, plan sponsors, financial executives, and financial commentators in the media.
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Subscriber Login Email Address. Password Please enter your Password. Library Card Please enter your library card number. View: no detail some detail full detail. Chapter 1 Introduction. Chapter 5 Trying to Predict the Market. Chapter 7 Picking Stocks to Beat the Market. Chapter 8 Biased Reactions to Earnings Announcements. Chapter 10 Portfolios, Pyramids, Emotions, and Biases.
Part IV Institutional Investors. Chapter 16 Corporate Takeovers and the Winner's Curse. Final Remarks. End Matter References Credits Index. All rights reserved.
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Beyond Greed and Fear: Understanding Behavioral Finance and the Psychology of Investing
Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? This book provides a comprehensive treatment of behavioural finance. With the use of the latest psychological research, Shefrin helps us to understand the human behaviour that guides stock selection, financial services, and corporate financial strategy. He argues that financial practitioners must acknowledge and understand behavioural finance - the application of psychology to financial behaviour - in order to avoid many of the investment pitfalls caused by human error. Shefrin points out the common but costly mistakes that money managers, security analysts, financial planners, investment bankers, and corporate leaders make, so that readers gain valuable insights into their own financial decisions and those of their employees, asset managers, and advisors.
Understanding Behavioral Finance and the Psychology of Investing. Shows you the most common, but costly mistakes money professionals make and how to avoid making them too. Even the best Wall Street investors make mistakes. No matter how savvy or experienced, all financial practitioners eventually let bias, overconfidence, and emotion cloud their judgement and misguide their actions.