TRENDS IN BEHAVIOURAL FINANCE
Behavioural finance seeks to understand to understand markets and investment decisions. It has traditionally done so by concentrating on the mental shortcuts investors make (heuristics) and the way they perceive and process markets, firms and investment opportunities (behavioural biases).
Neurofinance has begun to illuminate the physiology behind the traditional explanations used in Behavioural Finance. We will present recent findings showing how the chemistry of the brain can be used to gain a deeper appreciation of Behavioural Finance and, through this, markets and investors.
Date: Wednesday, 20 February 2019
Time: 6pm for 6:15pm start.
Concluding 7pm followed by light refreshments
Venue: Curtin University CBD at the Old Boys School
139 St Georges Terrace, Perth