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Exploring the cultural impact on investing ... expertise with Mei Wang

Wednesday, October 03, 2007
An interesting reflection of this behaviour can be observed in choosing health insurances. Together with Paul Fishbeck (Carnegie Mellon University), I found that framing has a bearing and influences health insurance decisions of Chinese subjects, but not .

A SQUARE :: 03Oct07 Exploring the cultural impact on investing ... expertise with Mei Wang
Category Behavioural Finance
Author Sona Blessing
... "most people are risk-averse, but when they perceive a loss-situation, they might nevertheless behave in a risk-seeking fashion (merely attempting to “make up” those losses). How such framing influences decisions, depends on cultural factors."
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