2. Traditional Versus Behavioral Finance

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. John R. Nofsinger
  1. Robert Bloomfield

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258415.ch2

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

How to Cite

Bloomfield, R. (2010) Traditional Versus Behavioral Finance, in Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets (eds H. K. Baker and J. R. Nofsinger), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258415.ch2

Author Information

  1. Nicholas H. Noyes Professor of Management and Professor of Accounting, Cornell University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470499115

Online ISBN: 9781118258415

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Keywords:

  • behavioral finance;
  • traditional finance;
  • finance departments;
  • financial settings;
  • national bureau of economic research

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Three-Dimensional Model of Research in Finance

  • Arguing About Assumptions: A Primer in Philosophy of Science

  • The Rise and Fall and Rise of Behavioral Research in Financial Reporting

  • A Research Program for Behavioral Finance

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Author