Why Investors Make Mistakes from Nicholas Barberis at Yale

Description of Yale School of Management Video: In this video excerpt from the Investor course, Nicholas C. Barberis, the Stephen and Camille Schramm Professor of Finance, discusses why individual investors tend to make poor choices with stocks. They have an excessively rosy view of their abilities and prospects, he explains, and a tendency to sell stocks that are doing well and hold stocks that are declining, when the opposite should be done.



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