Behavioral finance
Behavioral economics and the related field, behavioral finance, study the effects of psychological, social, cognitive, and emotional factors on the economic decisions of individuals and institutions a...
SEO Trends To Follow In 2018
Search Engine Optimization makes a brand website popular over the search engines. Find here top SEO trends to follow in 2018.
SEO Trends 2018
Search Engine Optimization makes a brand website popular over the search engines. Find here top SEO trends to follow in 2018.
Nudge, the Animation: Helping people make better choices
People don't always act rationally. In fact, they tend to act irrationally - but in predictable ways. In this video, four marketing professors from the Rotman School of Management discuss some of the ...
Top 5 E-Commerce Mobile App trends 2017
As of 2016 itself, smartphones had overtaken computers as the leading contributor in eCommerce. It is expected that mobile apps will contribute around 60% of e-Commerce traffic by 2017 and around $200...
Risk Taking Across Life Span: The Effects Of Hardship
With increasing age, the propensity to take physical, social, legal or financial risks decreases. Researchers from the University of Basel and the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin ...
Are we in another tech-stock bubble?
The Nasdaq-100 surged to an all-time high this week, sending a chill through investors with vivid memories of the dot-com bust 15 years ago that wiped out trillions of dollars in wealth. Does the rece...
Gains Go Poof As Dow Turns Red Just Before Close, Loses 205
Investors were encouraged after five days of intense selling as China cut interest rates for the fifth time since November in an effort to boost its slowing economy. U.S. stocks initially jumped Tuesd...
Market trend
A market trend is a tendency of financial markets to move in a particular direction over time. These trends are classified as secular for long time frames, primary for medium time frames, and secondar...
SEO Trends To Follow In 2018
Search Engine Optimization makes a brand website popular over the search engines. Find here top SEO trends to follow in 2018.
Gambler's fallacy
The gambler's fallacy, also known as the Monte Carlo fallacy or the fallacy of the maturity of chances, is the mistaken belief that, if something happens more frequently than normal during some period...
Neuroeconomics
Neuroeconomics is an interdisciplinary field that seeks to explain human decision making, the ability to process multiple alternatives and to follow a course of action. It studies how economic behavio...
Risk Taking Across Life Span: The Effects Of Hardship
With increasing age, the propensity to take physical, social, legal or financial risks decreases. Researchers from the University of Basel and the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin ...
Are we in another tech-stock bubble?
The Nasdaq-100 surged to an all-time high this week, sending a chill through investors with vivid memories of the dot-com bust 15 years ago that wiped out trillions of dollars in wealth. Does the rece...
Physioeconomics
Physioeconomics (or physio-economics) is an extension of experimental economics research that collects physiological parameters in addition to recording behavior. These measures can include skin condu...
Quantitative behavioral finance
Quantitative behavioral finance is a new discipline that uses mathematical and statistical methodology to understand behavioral biases in conjunction with valuation. Some of this endeavor has been led...
Money illusion
In economics, money illusion, or price illusion, refers to the tendency of people to think of currency in nominal, rather than real, terms. In other words, the numerical/face value (nominal value) of ...
Calendar effect
A calendar effect is any market anomaly or economic effect which appears to be related to the calendar. Such effects include the apparently different behaviour of stock markets on different days of th...
January effect
The January effect is a hypothesis that there is a seasonal anomaly in the financial market where securities' prices increase in the month of January more than in any other month. This calendar effect...
Behavioral portfolio theory
Behavioral portfolio theory (BPT) was published by Shefrin and Statman. This theory essentially tries to provide a contrast to the fact that the ultimate motivation for investors is the maximization o...
Ostrich effect
In behavioral finance, the ostrich effect is the avoidance of apparently risky financial situations by pretending they do not exist. The name comes from the common (but false) legend that ostriches bu...
St. Petersburg paradox
The St. Petersburg lottery or St. Petersburg paradox is a paradox related to probability and decision theory in economics. It is based on a particular (theoretical) lottery game that leads to a random...
Fat-tailed distribution
A fat-tailed distribution is a probability distribution that has the property, along with the other heavy-tailed distributions, that it exhibits large skewness or kurtosis. This comparison is often ma...
Risk neutral
In economics and finance, risk neutral preferences are neither risk averse nor risk seeking. A risk neutral party's decisions are not affected by the degree of uncertainty in a set of outcomes, so a r...
Allais paradox
The Allais paradox is a choice problem designed by Maurice Allais (1953) to show an inconsistency of actual observed choices with the predictions of expected utility theory.
The Allais pa...
Fiscal multiplier
In economics, the fiscal multiplier (not to be confused with monetary multiplier) is the ratio of a change in national income to the change in government spending that causes it. More generally, the ...
Risk-seeking
In economics and finance, a risk-seeker or risk-lover is a person who has a preference for risk. While most investors are considered risk averse, one could view casino-goers as risk-seeking. If offer...
Robert J. Shiller
Robert James "Bob" Shiller (born March 29, 1946) is an American Nobel Laureate, economist, academic, and best-selling author. He currently serves as a Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale Universit...
Robert J. Shiller - Wikipedia