Risk Tolerance In Financial Decision Making

Hardcover | January 15, 2011

EditorCaterina Lucarelli, Gianni Brighetti

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This book sheds light on the emotional side of risk taking behaviour using an innovative cross-disciplinary approach, mixing financial competences with psychology and affective neuroscience. In doing so, it shows the implications for market participants and regulators in terms of transparency and communication between intermediaries and customers.

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This book sheds light on the emotional side of risk taking behaviour using an innovative cross-disciplinary approach, mixing financial competences with psychology and affective neuroscience. In doing so, it shows the implications for market participants and regulators in terms of transparency and communication between intermediaries an...

CATERINA LUCARELLI is Associate Professor at the Department of Economics, Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy. She is the national coordinator of the research on risk tolerance in investment and debt decision, supported by the Italian Ministry of University and Research. She has published several contributions in national and inte...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 8.8 × 5.69 × 0.88 inPublished:January 15, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230281133

ISBN - 13:9780230281134

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Table of Contents

Introduction
The Role of Risk in the Investment Decision Process: Traditional vs Behavioural Finance; Mazzoli& Marinelli
Household Behaviour and Debt Decisions; Vandone
The Traditional Approach to Evaluate the Risk Tolerance for Investment Decisions; Mazzoli& Marinelli
Fallacy of Traditional Measures for a Responsible Borrowing; Vandone
Decision Making: Psychological Perspective; Ottaviani, Nucifora, Borlimi& Brighetti
The Layout of the Empirical Analysis; Lucarelli, Ottaviani& Vandone
The Indicators of Risk; Lucarelli& Palomba
Results on the Investment Side; Lucarelli& Palomba
The Determinants of Households Indebtedness and Over-Indebtedness: An Empirical Analysis Focussing on Risk Attitudes; Vandone
The Implication for Market Participants and for Regulators; Brighetti, Lucarelli& Vandone
Annex 1: The Questionnaire