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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2014–2015
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KATRAS11 Behavioral Finance 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Kauppatieteiden tutkinto-ohjelma
Yrityksen taloustiede, laskentatoimi
School of Management

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course and demonstration of a sufficient level of knowledge on the exam, the student will be capable of developing a framework for investing in the financial markets that minimizes “irrational” behavior and maximizes risk adjusted returns.

General description

The impact of limits to arbitrage and investor psychology on investor decision-making and investment pricing; The interplay between human cognitive limitations/errors and limits to arbitrage; Issues and limits concerning both the “efficient markets” and “behavioral” approaches.

Enrolment for University Studies

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John Kihn, Teacher responsible
Pyry Mäkinen, Contact person


12-Jan-2015 – 4-Feb-2015
Lectures 28 hours
Mon 12-Jan-2015 - 2-Feb-2015 weekly at 9.30-12, Linna K113
Tue 13-Jan-2015 - 3-Feb-2015 weekly at 9.30-12, Mainbuilding A4
Wed 14-Jan-2015 - 4-Feb-2015 weekly at 9.30-12, Mainbuilding A3
Wed 11-Feb-2015 at 8-12, Mainbuilding D11, Exam
Tue 24-Mar-2015 at 16-20, D10ab, 2nd exam, enrolment via NettiOpsu