Computing and Mathematical Sciences Colloquium

Monday November 14, 2016 4:00 PM

Extrapolation Bias and Financial Markets

Speaker: Assistant Professor Lawrence Jin, Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology
Location: Annenberg 105

This talk covers several recent works in academic finance that study the role of over-extrapolation, an important behavioral bias, in explaining financial market fluctuations, economic bubbles, and crashes.

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Contact: Carmen Nemer-Sirois at (626) 395-4561 carmens@cms.caltech.edu