7. Experimental Finance

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. John R. Nofsinger
  1. Robert Bloomfield1 and
  2. Alyssa Anderson2

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258415.ch7

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

How to Cite

Bloomfield, R. and Anderson, A. (2010) Experimental 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.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    PhD Student in Finance, 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:

  • experimental finance;
  • economic models;
  • econometric techniques;
  • laboratory experiments;
  • utility maximization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Theory, Econometrics, and Experiments

  • The Fundamental Method and Challenge in Experimental Finance

  • Individual Bias and Aggregate Market Behavior

  • Insights from Comparing Experimental Psychology and Experimental Economics

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Authors