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Handbook of Research on Behavioral Finance and Investment Strategies

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In an ever-changing economy, market specialists strive to find new ways to evaluate the risks and potential reward of economic ventures by assessing the importance of human reaction during the economic planning process. The Handbook of Research on Behavioral Finance and Investment Strategies: Decision Making in the Financial Industry presents an interdisciplinary, comparative, and competitive analysis of the thought processes and planning necessary for individual and corporate economic management. This publication is an essential reference source for professionals, practitioners, and managers working in the field of finance, as well as researchers and academicians interested in an interdisciplinary approach to combine financial management, sociology, and psychology.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Editorial Advisory Board and List of Reviewers
    1. Editorial Advisory Board
    2. List of Reviewers
  6. Preface
    1. ORGANIZATION OF THE BOOK
    2. REFERENCES
  7. Acknowledgment
  8. Section 1: Behavioral Finance Theory
    1. Chapter 1: Theory of Behavioral Finance
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. TRADITIONAL APPROACH TO INVESTOR BEHAVIOR
      4. BEHAVIORAL FINANCE APPROACH
      5. INTRODUCTION TO BEHAVIORAL BIASES
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 2: A General View of Poverty in Turkey as an Issue for Social Work in the Light of Behavioral Finance and Game Theory
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. POVERTY IN THE CONTEXT OF BEHAVIORAL FINANCE AND GAME THEORY
      5. CONCLUSION
      6. REFERENCES
      7. ADDITIONAL READING SECTION
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 3: An Analysis of the Studies in Turkey into Consumer Behavior During Periods of Economic Crisis
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. CONCLUSION
      5. REFERENCES
      6. ADDITIONAL READING
      7. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 4: The Relationship between Financial Planning for Retirement and Some Socio-Economic Variables
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. MATERIAL AND METHOD
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION
      7. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      8. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      9. CONCLUSION
      10. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      11. REFERENCES
      12. ADDITIONAL READING
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    5. Chapter 5: Financial Education for Children and Youth
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. 1. FINANCIAL LITERACY
      4. 2. FINANCIAL EDUCATION
      5. 3. SOME APPLICATIONS FOR FINANCIAL EDUCATION
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READING
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  9. Section 2: Psychological Concepts in Behavioral Finance
    1. Chapter 6: The Role of Psychological Factors in Behavioral Finance
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. THE ROLE OF PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS IN BEHAVIORAL FINANCE
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 7: Financial Distress and Health
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CONCLUSION
      4. REFERENCES
      5. ADDITIONAL READING
      6. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 8: Measuring the Poverty of Elderly People with Needs Analysis in Turkey
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. METHOD
      5. RESULTS
      6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ADDITIONAL READING
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 9: Investor Biases in Financial Decisions
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. INDIVIDUAL INVESTOR BIASES
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    5. Chapter 10: Social Exclusion and Poverty
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. POVERTY AS A SOCIAL PHENOMENON
      4. A NEW ASPECT IN POVERTY: SOCIAL EXCLUSION
      5. THE NOTION OF POVERTY AND SOCIAL EXCLUSION IN THE EU
      6. EU POLICIES FOR POVERTY AND SOCIAL EXCLUSION
      7. EU 2020 OBJECTIVES AND SOCIAL EXCLUSION
      8. THE NOTION OF POVERTY AND SOCIAL EXCLUSION IN TURKEY
      9. TENTH FIVE-YEAR DEVELOPMENT PLAN AND 2023 VISION IN THE CONTEXT OF EU 2020 STRATEGY
      10. CONCLUSION
      11. REFERENCES
      12. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  10. Section 3: Behavioral Approach to Financial Issues and Investment
    1. Chapter 11: Stochastic Processes for the Risk Management
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. MAIN FOCUS OF THE CHAPTER
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READING
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 12: The Effects of Situational and Dispositional Factors on the Change in Financial Risk Tolerance
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. METHODOLOGY
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION
      7. LIMITATIONS AND FUTURE RESEARCH
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 13: Financial Well-Being among Young Employees in Malaysia
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. OBJECTIVES
      4. LITERATURE REVIEW
      5. METHODOLOGY
      6. INDEPENDENT VARIABLES
      7. DEPENDENT VARIABLE
      8. RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONS
      9. IMPLICATIONS AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS
      10. REFERENCES
      11. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 14: Determinants of Financial Management Behaviors of Families
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. HYPOTHESES
      4. 3. RESEARCH METHOD
      5. 4. RESULTS
      6. 5. DISCUSSION
      7. 6. CONCLUSION AND IMPLICATIONS
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ADDITIONAL READING
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    5. Chapter 15: Is Technical Analysis Profitable even for an Amateur Investor?
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. TRADING RULES AND PRACTICAL ASSUMPTIONS DEFINITIONS
      4. 3. MARKET INFORMATION, DATA, AND DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS
      5. 4. EXAMINED STRATEGIES, THE THEORETICAL BACKGROUND AND RESULTS PRESENTATION
      6. 5. THE GREEK CASE UNDER A BEHAVIORAL FINANCE VIEW
      7. 6. CONCLUSION
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READING
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      12. ENDNOTES
  11. Section 4: Financial Industry
    1. Chapter 16: The Philippine Health Care Delivery System and Health Expenditure
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. THE PHILIPPINE HEALTH CARE DELIVERY SYSTEM
      4. HEALTH EXPENDITURE
      5. CONCLUSION
      6. REFERENCES
      7. ADDITIONAL READING
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 17: The Analysis of Health Care Expenses of Turkey between 1990-2012
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. AN ANALYSIS OF TURKEY’S HEALTH SPENDING
      5. CONCLUSION
      6. REFERENCES
      7. ADDITIONAL READING
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      9. ENDNOTES
    3. Chapter 18: Financial Development and Energy Consumption in Turkey
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. DATA AND EMPIRICAL SPECIFICATION
      5. METHODOLOGY
      6. EMPIRICAL FINDINGS AND DISCUSSION
      7. CONCLUSION AND POLICY IMPLICATIONS
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ADDITIONAL READING
      10. KEY TERMS & DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 19: Investor Sentiment and Stock Returns
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. INVESTOR SENTIMENT
      4. LITERATURE REVIEW
      5. DATA AND METHODOLOGY
      6. EMPIRICAL RESULTS
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ADDITIONAL READING SECTION
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    5. Chapter 20: The Analysis of 2008 Global Crisis in Terms of the Sustainability of Public Debt Stock and Budget Deficits of PIIGS Countries Panel Data Analysis
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. BACKGROUND
      3. OBJECTIVE OF THE STUDY
      4. DATA AND METHODOLOGY
      5. RESULTS
      6. REFERENCES
      7. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  12. Section 5: Behavioral Corporate Finance
    1. Chapter 21: State Financed Social Housing Model in South Africa Requires Capacity Building Injection
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. CONCLUSION
      5. REFERENCES
      6. KEYTERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 22: Post-Offering Operating Performance of Reverse LBOs
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. CONCEPTUAL ISSUES AND LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. 3. FORMAL HYPOTHESES STATEMENT
      5. 4. DATA AND METHODOLOGY
      6. 5. RESULTS
      7. 6. CONCLUSION
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 23: Emotional Intelligence Skills, Leadership, and Conflict in Effective Decision Making Process
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CONCLUSION
      4. REFERENCES
      5. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 24: Proactive Organizational Structure in Financial System
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. STRATEGY AND PROACTIVE ORGANIZATIONS
      4. 3. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      5. 4. CONCLUSION
      6. REFERENCES
      7. ADDITIONAL READING
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    5. Chapter 25: Financial Implications of Relationship Marketing in Airline Business
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. 1. BASIC PRINCIPALS OF RELATIONS MARKETING
      4. 2. CAN RELATIONSHIP MARKETING PUSH BACKAIRLINES FOR TAKE OFF? RELATIONSHIP MARKETING IN AIRLINE BUSINESS
      5. 3. FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF RELATIONSHIP MARKETING: IMPLEMENTATION MODEL FOR AVIATION INDUSTRY
      6. REFERENCES
      7. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    6. Chapter 26: Overconfident CEO Appointments
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. RELATED LITERATURE AND HYPOTHESES DEVELOPMENT
      4. 3. DATA
      5. 4. METHODOLOGY AND RESULTS
      6. 5. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READINGS
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      10. ENDNOTES
  13. Compilation of References
  14. About the Contributors