Handbook of Research on Behavioral Finance and Investment Strategies: Decision Making in the Financial Industry, 1st Edition

  • Zeynep Copur
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1466674857
  • ISBN-13: 9781466674851
  • DDC: 332.01
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 525 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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In an ever-changing economy, market specialists strive to find new ways to evaluate the risks and potential reward of economic ventures by assessing the importance of human reaction during the economic planning process. THE HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH ON BEHAVIORAL FINANCE AND INVESTMENT STRATEGIES: DECISION MAKING IN THE FINANCIAL INDUSTRY presents an interdisciplinary, comparative, and competitive analysis of the thought processes and planning necessary for individual and corporate economic management. This publication is an essential reference source for professionals, practitioners, and managers working in the field of finance, as well as researchers and academicians interested in an interdisciplinary approach to combine financial management, sociology, and psychology.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Finance, Accounting, and Economics (AFAE) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Behavioral Finance Theory.
1: Theory of Behavioral Finance.
2: A General View of Poverty in Turkey as an Issue for Social Work in the Light of Behavioral Finance and Game Theory.
3: An Analysis of the Studies in Turkey into Consumer Behavior During Periods of Economic Crisis.
4: The Relationship between Financial Planning for Retirement and Some Socio-Economic Variables: A Quantitative Study on Middle-Aged Women and Men.
5: Financial Education for Children and Youth.
Psychological Concepts in Behavioral Finance.
6: The Role of Psychological Factors in Behavioral Finance.
7: Financial Distress and Health.
8: Measuring the Poverty of Elderly People with Needs Analysis in Turkey.
9: Investor Biases in Financial Decisions.
10: Social Exclusion and Poverty: EU 2020 Objectives and Turkey.
Behavioral Approach to Financial Issues and Investment.
11: Stochastic Processes for the Risk Management.
12: The Effects of Situational and Dispositional Factors on the Change in Financial Risk Tolerance.
13: Financial Well-Being among Young Employees in Malaysia.
14: Determinants of Financial Management Behaviors of Families.
15: Is Technical Analysis Profitable even for an Amateur Investor? Evidence from the Greek Stock Market (2002-12).
Financial Industry.
16: The Philippine Health Care Delivery System and Health Expenditure.
17: The Analysis of Health Care Expenses of Turkey between 1990-2012.
18: Financial Development and Energy Consumption in Turkey: Empirical Evidence from Cointegration and Causality Tests.
19: Investor Sentiment and Stock Returns: Out of Sample Evidence.
20: The Analysis of 2008 Global Crisis in Terms of the Sustainability of Public Debt Stock and Budget Deficits of PIIGS Countries Panel Data Analysis.
Behavioral Corporate Finance.
21: State Financed Social Housing Model in South Africa Requires Capacity Building Injection.
22: Post-Offering Operating Performance of Reverse LBOs: An Update.
23: Emotional Intelligence Skills, Leadership, and Conflict in Effective Decision Making Process.
24: Proactive Organizational Structure in Financial System.
25: Financial Implications of Relationship Marketing in Airline Business.
26: Overconfident CEO Appointments: Determinants and Consequences on Competitors.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.