essay to buyCome to our first event for 2013 and our renowned speaker is Professor Werner De Bondt,Director of Richard H Driehaus Center of Finance at De Paul University.
He will be discussing:
Finance after the crisis
The psychology of financial decision-making
Investor sentiment and the psychology of financial markets
The future of finance
Werner De Bondt studies the psychology of investors and financial markets. His research is interdisciplinary and he has examined key concepts of bounded rationality, e.g., people’s tendency to exaggerate the true impact of new information, their bent towards wishful thinking, or their biased perceptions of risk. De Bondt’s research articles have appeared in many scholarly journals.
Werner De Bondt is a frequent speaker to academics and investment professionals around the world. He holds degrees in economics, engineering, and public administration, as well as a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Cornell University (1985). In past years, Werner De Bondt was a professor at universities in Belgium, The Netherlands, Switzerland, and at his alma mater, Cornell. Between 1992 and 2003, he was the Frank Graner Professor of Investment Management at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Location: 1 S. Dearborn St., 20th floor, Chicago, IL 60603
Speaker: Prof. Werner De Bondt
Time: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Food and drinks provided