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5.0 von 5 Sternen Neurology and Biology in the Context of Professional Trading of Securities, 1. September 2012
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"A fool vents all his feelings,
But a wise man holds them back." -- Proverbs 29:11 (NKJV)

The financial markets are supposed to be efficient (almost perfectly reflecting the known information to set accurate valuations). Yet most stocks will oscillate plus or minus 30 percent from their daily closing average during the course of a year. Surely, the value of the company didn't shift so much in that time?

In recent years, experiments by behavioral researchers have challenged the efficient markets theory by showing that many decisions work differently than a calculating computer would. In The Hour between Dog and Wolf, John Coates (a senior research fellow in neuroscience and finance) reports on newer research into how the bodies of people making investment and trading decisions are affected by what they are doing. Drawing on his personal experience at Goldman Sachs and Deutsche Bank, the findings are described in the context of market conditions that will seem quite familiar to experienced investors. I found the book to be fascinating. And I included a recommendation to read it in Lesson Fourteen of my next book, Excellent Solutions.

I thought that the book was weakest in postulating possible ways to dampen the harmful effects of neurology and body chemistry on investment behavior. I will welcome controlled experiments that follow up on these measurements to see how minds and bodies can be kept under more appropriate discipline in making decisions and taking actions.
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