Journal of Behavioral Finance is a publication of The Institute of Behavioral Finance and Taylor & Francis, LLC.
The journal is intended to foster debate among groups who have keen insights
into the behavioral patterns of markets but have not historically published
in the more traditional financial and economic journals. Further, it is
designed to stimulate new interdisciplinary research and theory that will
build a body of knowledge about the psychological influences on market
fluctuations. The most obvious benefit is a new understanding of markets that
can greatly improve investment decision making. Another benefit is the
opportunity for behavioral scientists to expand the scope of their studies
via the use of the enormous databases that document behavior in markets.
Offering penetrating insights into the impact of psychological forces on
economic performance, The Journal of Behavioral Finance is an indispensable
resource for academics and practitioners alike.
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organizational psychologists; clinical and cognitive psychologists,
psychiatrists, and other mental health professionals; specialists in consumer
behavior and marketing; specialists in the multidisciplinary study of
judgment and decision making; researchers in finance and accounting;
specialists in behavioral economics; and economic sociologists and
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