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KATRAS13 Investment Process 5 op
Organised by
Degree Programme in Business Studies
Accounting and Finance
Person in charge
Fee-paid teacher
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2012–2013 X
Preceding studies
The prerequisite is intended for degree students. The course will not be necessarily organized every year. Information on its organization will be published on the web pages of the School of Management.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course and their project, the student will be capable of identifying and exploiting financial market irregularities as if he or she were able to do so in the actual financial markets. Therefore, the goal of each student is to learn how to systematically construct an investment process; and their outcome is the capacity to create investment processes more generally. Therefore, students are expected to show that they can systematically exploit one or more market inefficiency.


Learning how to exploit financial market inefficiencies from an economic and behavioral perspective, with an emphasis on the practical side of these approaches; During each class one or more practical examples will be reviewed using financial market data and/or statistics; The class is a combination of quantitative methods and behavioral finance.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 40 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English

An individual project and a final examination (the emphasis is on the project).


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

1. Articles and other materials specified during the course.

Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.