Behavioral Economics

This course uses psychology and economics to explain the anomalies on the financial markets. Gain more in-depth knowledge about behavioral biases and a short insight into their direct effect on IPOs.



by Numan Ulku & Dr. Eva Porras
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Course Description

This course covers the second part of the Behavioral Finance level and gives a brief but vital insight into the Initial Public Offering process. Building up on the knowledge, gained during the first part of the Behavioral Finance lectures, here you will learn about another three biases - the conservatism bias, the anchoring bias and the herding bias. This, combined with an overview of IPOs, will provide you with the needed skill set to fully understand the psychology behind ongoing processes and stock market anomalies on the financial markets

What are the Requirements?

An understanding of finance. You will form it by passing the previous 5 courses, if you haven't already. Professional financial experience and/or qualifications are not required. 

What am I going to get from this Course?

More than 3 hours of Video Lectures;

An extended PDF Manual;

An even deeper understanding of how certain biases affect markets and how to exploit these effects;

Introduction to an IPO process which will be thoroughly explained and examined in the following course;

Supporting Presentations with a broader explanation of Financial Markets and Assets;

Tools to analyze and track your personal progress

 


 
What is the Target Audience?

This course is targeting non-professional traders with a motivation to develop their knowledge and skills. Our learners have already basic understanding of stock and financial markets. And they want to go further and learn how to capitalize on opportunities created by anomalies  in the markets. 

Poziom wiedzy

  • Financial Market Anomalies
    85%
  • Understanding of Behavioral Finance
    95%

Informacje dodatkowe

Level of difficulty: Master

Lectures: 6

Extra materials: 1 Manual

Video: 1 hour & 35 minutes

Languages: English, Chinese, Romanian

Includes: Certificate of Completion

Curriculum

Sekcja 1: Behavioral Finance II
Manual Behavioral Finance II 29
Wykład 1 Conservatism Bias 14:16
Wykład 2 Anchoring Bias 13:08
Wykład 3 Herding bias 19:41
Wykład 4 Academic Research on Behavioral Bias I 16:31
Wykład 5 Academic Research on Behavioral Bias II 13:37
Wykład 6 Lessons for individual investors 00:00
Quiz Behavioral Finance II 19 pytania
Sekcja 2: IPO Introduction
Manual IPO Introduction 37
Wykład 1 History and framework of IPOs 00:00
Wykład 2 So what`s an IPO? 00:00
Wykład 3 Background to IPOs 00:00
Wykład 4 Advantages and Disadvantages of going public 00:00
Wykład 5 Going public 00:00
Quiz Introduction to IPOs 25 pytania