Course 508:
Behavioral Pitfalls, Part 2
In this course
1 Introduction
2 Pitfall: Anchoring
3 Pitfall: Confirmation Bias
4 Pitfall: Mental Accounting

Portfoilo 507 introduced the concept of behavioral finance -- the study of the psychology and the behaviors of investors, particularly the mistakes that they make. Much of the field attempts to extrapolate larger, macro trends of influence, such as how human behavior might move the market.

That course covered five behaviors that investors exhibit. This course covers five additional behaviors that can subvert investment performance.

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