34. the Role of Culture in Finance

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. John R. Nofsinger
  1. Rohan Williamson

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258415.ch34

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

How to Cite

Williamson, R. (2010) the Role of Culture in 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.ch34

Author Information

  1. Associate Professor, Georgetown 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:

  • role of culture;
  • finance and economics;
  • investor rights;
  • capital markets;
  • extended families

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Why Culture Matters

  • Measurement

  • Culture and Economic Development

  • Impact of Culture on Firm and Investor Behavior

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Author