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Handbook of behavioral finance

Author: Brian R Bruce
Publisher: Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, 2012.
Series: Elgar original reference
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The Handbook of Behavioral Finance is a comprehensive, topical and concise source of cutting-edge research on recent developments in behavioral finance.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian R Bruce
ISBN: 9780857930910 0857930915
OCLC Number: 778271203
Description: 1 volume ; 25 cm.
Contents: Contents: PrefaceIntroductionBrian BrucePART I: BEHAVIORAL BIASES1. Framing Effects, Selective Information and Market Behavior: An Experimental AnalysisErich Kirchler, Boris Maciejovsky and Martin Weber 2. Information Overload and Information Presentation in Financial Decision MakingJulie Agnew and Lisa Szykman3. Revealing the Information Content of Investment DecisionsNoriyuki Okuyama and Gavin Francis4. The Disposition Effect and Individual Investor Decisions: The Roles of Regret and Counterfactual AlternativesSuzanne O'Curry Fogel and Thomas Berry 5. Overreaction of Exchange-Traded Funds During the Bubble of 1998-2002Jeff Madura and Nivine Richie 6. Intentional Herding in Stock Markets: An Alternate Approach in an International ContextNatividad Blasco, Pilar Corredor and Sandra Ferreruela 7. Psychic Distance in the Eight-year Crisis: An Empirical StudyLili Zhu and Jiawen YangPART II: BEHAVIOR IN THE INVESTMENT PROCESS 8. The Effects of Higher Transaction Costs on Trader BehaviorRyan Garvey and Anthony Murphy 9. Homo Communitatis: A Rigorous Foundation for Behavioral FinanceH. Joel Jeffrey 10. Does Mutual Fund Flow Reflect Investor Sentiment?Daniel C. Indro 11. The Impact of Motivational and Cognitive Factors on Optimistic Earnings ForecastsAnna M. Cianci and Satoris S. Culbertson 12. Overconfidence and Active ManagementChristoph Gort and Mei Wang 13. Availability Heuristic and Observed Bias in Growth Forecasts: Evidence from an Analysis of Multiple Business CyclesByunghwan Lee, John O'Brien and K. Sivaramakrishnan 14. Weak and Strong Individual Forecasts: Additional Experimental EvidenceLucy F. Ackert, Bryan K. Church and Kirsten Ely 15. Behavioral Finance and Investment AdviceKremena Bachmann and Thorsten Hens PART III: GLOBAL BEHAVIOR 16. Measuring the Impact of Behavioral Traders in the Market for Closed-end Country Funds from 2002 to 2009Hugh Kelley and Tom Evans 17. Holding on to the Losers: Finnish EvidenceMirjam Lehenkari and Jukka Perttunen 18. The Impact of Business and Consumer Sentiment on Stock Market Returns: Evidence from BrazilPablo Calafiore, Goekce Soydemir and Rahul Verma 19. The Information-Adjusted Noise Model: Theory and Evidence from the Australian Stock MarketSinclair Davidson and Vikash Ramiah 20. Ambiguity Aversion and Illusion of Control in an Emerging Market: Are Individuals Subject to Behavioral Biases?Benjamin Miranda Tabak and Dimas Mateus Fazio 21. Behavioral Finance in MalaysiaMing-Ming Lai, Lee-Lee Chong and Siow-Hooi Tan Index
Series Title: Elgar original reference
Responsibility: edited by Brian R. Bruce.


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