behavioral economics

Behavioural finance – and the speculative bubble at the end of the 1990s

By Melena Johnson, Henrik Lindblom, Peter Platan January 2002 Abstract / Introduction: The late 1990s saw a speculative bubble in technology stocks. This article describes the possible reasons for a speculative bubble and the impact which all market participants play in fueling such a bubble. This article draws direct comparison […]

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Behavioral economics

By Sendhil Mullainathan, Richard H Thaler Abstract / Introduction: Behavioral Economics is the combination of psychology and economics that investigates what happens in markets in which some of the agents display human limitations and complications. We begin with a preliminary question about relevance. Does some combination of market forces, learning […]

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