2013 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2013. For Summer School 2013 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2013).
The University of Sydney session calendar shows exact dates for sessions.
|Lectures||1x 2hr lecture and 1x 1hr tutorial per week|
|Assessment||Mid-Semester Exam (30%); Group Assignment (20%); Final Exam (50%)|
|Description||Behavioural Finance explores financial market \\\'anomalies\\\' - factors that are not traditionally explained by efficient markets theory - such as why stock prices exhibit momentum and reversals, why large swings in stock prices occur over short time periods, and how individual investors differ from institutional investors.|