Behavioral Finance

MGMT X 430.137

This course is based on the fundamental principle that the first step to successfully investing your money is to not lose it. This course covers financial bubbles, scams, and a study of the biases that drive human behavior.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Online
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn about common investment mistakes, the role of randomness in finance, and practical applications of behavioral finance
  • Develop an understanding of behavioral finance research, which suggests that there are persistent market traits that can generate greater returns

About this course:

This course is based on the fundamental principle that the first step to successfully investing your money is to not lose it. Covering the theory and practice of behavioral finance, including a history of financial bubbles, scams, and a study of the heuristics (rules of thumb) and biases that drive human behavior. Other topics in this course include prospect theory, common investment mistakes, the role of randomness in finance, retirement planning, and practical applications of behavioral finance. Also presented are basic principles of traditional portfolio theory and behavioral finance research that suggests there are persistent market traits that can generate excess returns.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Victor Dosti
378066
Fee:
$765.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 08, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Thinking Fast And Slow (1st edition) by Daniel Kahneman
(Optional) Course Syllabus

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Victor Dosti
379581
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 02, 2021
Course Requirements
Course syllabus not yet available

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