Behavioral Finance and Investment Management
by Arnold S. Wood
Publisher: Research Foundation Publications 2010
Number of pages: 180
Behavioral Finance and Investment Management is a portfolio of different insights by different authors -- all intended to help us make better choices. Each piece in some way touches on our biases, our embedded beliefs, and considers how these biases and beliefs can help as well as hinder our decisions.
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by Lawrence Russell - Smashwords
People can benefit greatly, when they decide to follow investment strategies that are: 1) savings-driven, 2) thoroughly diversified, 3) completely passive, 4) risk-adjusted, 5) cost-effective, and 6) tax-efficient. These factors are all interrelated.
by D. Sornette - arXiv
General theory of financial crashes and of stock market instabilities. The authors start by discussing the limitation of standard analyses for characterizing how crashes are special, and conclude by their view of the organization of financial markets.
by Harry M. Markowitz - John Wiley & Sons
This is a classic book, representing the first major breakthrough in the field of modern financial theory. It created the model which is the indispensable building block from which the theory of the demand for risky securities is constructed.
by Robert Lewis II - Smashwords
The wealthy in America have been using the Insurance Industry in America as their own piggy banks since the start of the industrial revolution. When you do it right you can use this same practice to protect your money all the way until retirement.