The brain and illusions
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What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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A survey of behavioral finance

The Modern investment theory and its application is predicated on the Efficient Markets Hypothesis (EMH), the assumption that markets fully and instantaneously integrate all available information into market prices.

[Warning: long reference article]

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BBC NEWS | Health | 'Illusions driving market havoc'

BBC NEWS | Health | 'Illusions driving market havoc' | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
The mind naturally creates illusions and superstitions at times of stress - and this could be adding to the global financial crisis, say scientists.
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How old brain functions constrain modern features of economies | OAC Press

How old brain functions constrain modern features of economies | OAC Press | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

Long article on goodness knows what, but if you go to part 5, you can read about an interesting area called 'the money illusion'

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