Investor Behavior: The Psychology of Risk

January 1, 1900

Professor Ricciardi discusses behavioral finance, the psychology behind risk-taking, what makes individuals feel the way they do when making financial judgments, and how understanding our cognitive (mental) and affective (emotional) issues makes us better decision makers. He also highlights important issues from his current book Investor Behavior: The Psychology of Financial Planning and Investing with co-editor H. Kent Baker.

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