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Training to De-Bias Teen Minds? - Discover Magazine (blog)

Training to De-Bias Teen Minds? - Discover Magazine (blog) | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
Training to De-Bias Teen Minds?
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Our cognitive system has evolved to sensitively detect causal relationships in the environment, as this ability is fundamental to predict future events and adjust our behavior accordingly.
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Behavioral Portfolio Management: An Alternative to Modern Portfolio Theory

Behavioral Portfolio Management: An Alternative to Modern Portfolio Theory | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
As modern portfolio theory fades in reputation from intense pressure from behavioral finance, many researchers are seeking to fill the void with behavioral finance applications. Behavioral portfoli..Seeking to bridge the divide between modern portfolio theory and behavioral finance, is C. Thomas Howard’s“Behavioral Portfolio Management.” Howard is professor emeritus at Daniels College of Business, University of Denver, and co-founder of AthenaInvest. Application of his behavioral portfolio management has resulted in Athena’s longest running portfolio, Athena Pure Valuation, generating a return over 11 years of 26.1%. Compare that to the Russell 2000 benchmark, which returned 10.6%. Further, Athena Pure is the top performing portfolio in the country over this time period when compared to the active equity mutual fund universe.

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How Myers-Briggs Personality Impacts Socio-Economic Status

How Myers-Briggs Personality Impacts Socio-Economic Status | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
Myers-Briggs Personality Socio-Economic Status (RT @guirepso: Infographic: “@projecteve1: How Myers-Briggs Personality Impacts Socio-Economic Status http://t.co/iMoQ5FyoMG” #psychology...
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The mental health risks of economic crisis in Spain: evidence from primary care centres, 2006 and 2010

The mental health risks of economic crisis in Spain: evidence from primary care centres, 2006 and 2010 | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
The mental health risks of economic crisis in Spain: evidence from primary care centres, 2006 and 2010 http://t.co/NZv2yPLxQo Cc: @mmpiq
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Why do we spend? What science says about our personal finances

Why do we spend? What science says about our personal finances | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
Why do we spend? What, in our brains, leads us to take on bigger mortgages than we can afford?
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DNA Behavior Blog | A Behavioral Finance Approach adds Alpha to Client Portfolios

DNA Behavior Blog | A Behavioral Finance Approach adds Alpha to Client Portfolios | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
A #BehavioralFinance Approach adds Alpha to Client Portfolios http://t.co/8yRXPndgt0
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Cognitive Biases: What They Are, Why Theyre Important

http://www.criticalthinkeracademy.com As critical thinkers, its important to understand how we OUGHT to reason. This is what we learn when we study logic, ar...
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List of cognitive biases

List of cognitive biases | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
All the cognitive biases, what they mean. Now go use them to drive product adoption…. (List of cognitive biases - All the cognitive biases, what they mean. Now go use them to drive product...
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Swapping Facebook for stock trading

Swapping Facebook for stock trading | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
The Australian Financial Review Swapping Facebook for stock trading The Australian Financial Review Copy trading, where less experienced traders stand to benefit from the trading decisions of investors they view as being successful by copying their...
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Understanding Your Investment Brain

Understanding Your Investment Brain | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
“Understanding behavioral finance may help you determine an appropriate level of risk for your investing strategy. (Understanding behavioral finance may help you determine an appropriate level of risk for your investing strategy.”
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The psychology of money traps!

The psychology of money traps! | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
“When it comes to money management, a majority of people don’t live up to the level required for becoming rational and logical thinkers. Some decisions are taken … Read more » (The psychology of money traps!”
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Behavioral Finance - Video | Investopedia

Behavioral Finance - Video | Investopedia | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
Can psychology-based theories explain stock market anomalies? (Behavioral Finance - Video | Investopedia http://t.co/lhRGdeKSkM)
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The Psychology of Risk: The Behavioral Finance Perspective by Victor Ricciardi :: SSRN

The Psychology of Risk: The Behavioral Finance Perspective by Victor Ricciardi :: SSRN | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
Since the mid-1970s, hundreds of academic studies have been conducted in risk perception-oriented research within the social sciences (e.g., nonfinancial areas) (The Psychology of Risk: The Behavioral Finance Perspective-Victor Ricciardi.
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Here's A Great Way To Lose Money... | Zero Hedge

Nature is full of unpleasant parasites which cause their hosts to engage in irrational, destructive, or even suicidal behavior. Of course, they exist for humans too... especially for investors.
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Cognitive biases | The Examined Life

Cognitive biases | The Examined Life | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
The following extensive list from Wikipedia summarizes some of the biases that researchers have found in experimental conditions.Among the most important or most common cognitive biases on the list are the following:.
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The Quantified Self Movement Reaches Personal Finance - Institutional Investor (subscription) (blog)

The Quantified Self Movement Reaches Personal Finance - Institutional Investor (subscription) (blog) | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
The Quantified Self Movement Reaches Personal Finance
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A Jawbone UP learns your habits and makes behavioral suggestions delivered as e-mails, texts or push notifications.
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The Psychology of Money – Part 2

The Psychology of Money – Part 2 | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
I was recently invited to be a guest on the talk radio show Mastering Your Money with the talented Ed Fulbright.
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The Illustrated Guide to Influence (Infographic) - IncBlot Behavioral Finance

The Illustrated Guide to Influence (Infographic) - IncBlot Behavioral Finance | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
RT @incblot: The Illustrated Guide to Influence (Infographic) - IncBlot Behavioral Finance http://t.co/09qcelb9U5 #infographic #leadership …
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How Biology and Psychology Shape Our Economic Lives and Financial Markets (2008)

Following the market turbulence of the 1990s financial crises and September 11 attacks on the U.S. in 2001, financial integration intensified among the devel...
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12 Cognitive Biases That Endanger Investors

12 Cognitive Biases That Endanger Investors | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
12 Cognitive Biases That Endanger Investors http://www.minyanville.com/special-features/random-thoughts/articles/12-Cognitive-Biases-that-Endanger-Investors/1/17/2013/id/47441 (12 Cognitive Biases That Endanger Investors
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How Men And Women Invest Differently

How Men And Women Invest Differently | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
In a series of posts on the BlackRock blog, Nelli Oster describes how gender impacts investment behavior.
Oster finds three major differences between how men and women invest.
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Investors Who Say Diversification Failed During The Financial Crisis Have It All Wrong

Investors Who Say Diversification Failed During The Financial Crisis Have It All Wrong | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors.
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Helping Women Entrepreneurs to Take Control of Their Money, Their Business and Their Life

Helping Women Entrepreneurs to Take Control of Their Money, Their Business and Their Life | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
“Taking Women Entrepreneurs from Struggle and Frustration ... to Clarity, Peace and Prosperity!”
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8 Things Your Brain Does Wrong Every Day - Huffington Post

8 Things Your Brain Does Wrong Every Day - Huffington Post | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
“8 Things Your Brain Does Wrong Every Day Huffington Post But we're often unaware of the myriad little -- and big -- ways that our thinking is irrational and biased.”
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Unholy Trio: Emotional Investing Traps That Kill Your Returns - Forbes

Unholy Trio: Emotional Investing Traps That Kill Your Returns
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If you don't specialize in investing, however, you may wonder what is so different about behavioral finance – and more importantly, why you as an investor should even care.
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Wall Street Advice Is Bad When Times Are Good, And Worse When Times Are Bad

Wall Street Advice Is Bad When Times Are Good, And Worse When Times Are Bad | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
IT IS no secret that equity analysts at banks do not always give the best investment advice.
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Investors...beware of these behavioral biases - MoneyWorks4me.com : IndiaNotes.com

Investors...beware of these behavioral biases - MoneyWorks4me.com : IndiaNotes.com | Economic Psychology | Scoop.it
In our last blog, we talked about some of the behavioral biases and mental pitfalls investors suffer from. We ended our blog with a promise of more to come. So here it is…a few more behavioral biases and ways to overcome them.
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