Monetary and Financial Economics (Field 3)

EE434 Behavioral Finance

3 (3-0-6)

Prerequisites: EE311

Study concepts and frameworks of behavioral economics that are used to explain observations in the financial sector. Topics of the subject include the Prospect Theory and its implications for investment behaviors, empirical evidences in the financial sector that support the idea of behavioral economics, models that incorporate psychological and sociological factors in explaining asset returns, or other related topics that the lecturer finds suitable.