33. Derivative Markets

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. John R. Nofsinger
  1. Peter Locke

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258415.ch33

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

How to Cite

Locke, P. (2010) Derivative Markets, 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.ch33

Author Information

  1. Professor, texas Christian 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:

  • market maker inventory control;
  • behavioral economics;
  • derivative markets;
  • professional traders;
  • behavioral literature

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Futures Floor Trading

  • Loss Aversion and the Disposition Effect

  • Prior Outcomes and Futures Trader Behavior

  • Other Behavioral Issues

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Author