NBA 5980

NBA 5980

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Behavioral Finance studies financial market phenomena that occur when some market participants are not fully rational. This course introduces the conceptual framework of behavioral finance and investor psychology and then applies the framework to issues in stock market investing, real estate investing, and banking. Topics include: (1) investor psychological biases and irrational trading behavior; (2) limits of arbitrage and the risk of leveraged convergence trading; (3) predictability of stock market returns; (4) behavioral finance trading strategies (including value, momentum, size, earnings quality, corporate governance, and others); (5) stock market and real estate bubbles; and (6) credit booms and financial crises.

When Offered Spring.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 14469NBA 5980  LEC 001

  • ** S/U or Letter Grade Only - NO AUDITS ALLOWED ** Deadline for Changing Grade Option: 4:00pm February 19th Add/Drop Dates: Johnson Students – January 15th at 8:00am to February 5th at 4:00pm. You may add or drop a first-half class after February 5th with permission of the faculty. A late fee of $100.00 will be charged for each add or drop transaction. If you are dropping after February 19th you will also receive a "W" on your transcript in addition to the late fees.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 14470NBA 5980  LEC 002

  • ** S/U or Letter Grade Only - NO AUDITS ALLOWED ** Deadline for Changing Grade Option: 4:00pm February 19th Add/Drop Dates: Johnson Students – January 15th at 8:00am to February 5th at 4:00pm. You may add or drop a first-half class after February 5th with permission of the faculty. A late fee of $100.00 will be charged for each add or drop transaction. If you are dropping after February 19th you will also receive a "W" on your transcript in addition to the late fees.