John Nofsinger The Psychology Of Investing

ISBN 13: 9780130930248

The Psychology Of Investing

3.98 avg rating
( 112 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780130930248: The Psychology Of Investing

The first book of its kind to delve into the fascinating and important subject of the psychology affecting investment. No other book provides this information because traditional finance focuses on developing the tools in which investors use to optimize expected return and risk. The author believes that understanding the psychology of investing is just as important as knowing the traditional investment topics. Combines behavioral knowledge from psychology, management, marketing, economics, and finance. Uses investment as well as non investment examples. For financial planners, investment managers, individual investors, or to be used as a training manual or reference in financial companies.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

For undergraduate and graduate Investments courses.

The Psychology of Investing is the first text of its kind to delve into the fascinating and important subject of the psychology affecting investments. Traditional finance has focused on developing the tools which investors use to optimize expected return and risk. Understanding the psychology of investing will complement the material covered in traditional investments text.

From the Back Cover:

Traditional finance has focused on developing the tools that investors use to optimize expected return and risk. Understanding the motivations behind this behavior is extremely important when applying these financial tools. This is the first text of its kind to delve into the fascinating and important subject of the psychology affecting investments!

Includes coverage of:
  • Behavioral knowledge—Draws from psychology, management, marketing, economics, and finance.
    Students can easily understand the relevance, use, and importance of the material presented across different business disciplines.
  • Examples of psychological biases—Illustrated with examples of everyday behavior, and the effect of psychological biases on investment decisions is then described.
    Shows students bow to overcome their biases to increase their wealth!
  • Both investment as well as non-investment examples—Used throughout the text to illustrate how different concepts relate to investing.
    This approach first helps students see how the behavior covered relates to everyday life and then ties the behavior to investment decisions.

For more information on this and other Prentice Hall Finance titles, please visit our website at www.prenhall.com/finance

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Nofsinger, John R.
Published by Routledge (2001)
ISBN 10: 0130930245 ISBN 13: 9780130930248
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110130930245

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
33.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.33
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Nofsinger, John R.
Published by Routledge
ISBN 10: 0130930245 ISBN 13: 9780130930248
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0130930245 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0045435

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
48.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.89
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

John R. Nofsinger
Published by Prentice Hall (2002)
ISBN 10: 0130930245 ISBN 13: 9780130930248
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130930245

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
68.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.11
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Nofsinger, John R.
Published by Routledge
ISBN 10: 0130930245 ISBN 13: 9780130930248
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0130930245 Ships promptly from Texas. Bookseller Inventory # HGT3702RMBR101816H0811

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
83.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds