Course 501: Why Bother with Investment Theory?
Behavioral Pitfalls
In this course
1 Introduction
2 Efficient Markets Theory
3 Modern Portfolio Theory
4 The Investing Pyramid
5 What Goes Where: The Art of Asset Location
6 Factor Investing
7 Behavioral Pitfalls
8 The Bucket Approach to Retirement Allocation
9 What’s the Right Foreign Allocation?

Psychological factors--such as the tendency to feel particularly risk-averse following a bear market or a proclivity to follow the crowd--can play enormous roles in our investment outcomes, and often they are not positive ones.

Portfolio 507and 508 outline 10 of the most common behavioral pitfalls that investors make.

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