Decision theorist Howard Raiffa  introduces useful distinctions among three approaches to the tahlil of decisions. Normative tahlil is concerned with the rational solution to the decision problem. It defines the ideal that actual decisions should strive to approximate. Descriptive tahlil is concerned with the manner in which real people actually make decisions. Prescriptive tahlil […]
he objective for any investor who wants to be active in the markets is quite simple. How does one make effective decisions in an uncertain and dynamic world? The problem is finding a generalized approach that will work effectively across a broad set of fast-paced asset markets. A ealisticpproach to decision-making should involve a methodology […]
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Speculative Investor Behavior in a Stock Market With Heterogeneous Expectations……… Consider a common stock that pays dividends at a discrete sequence of future times: t = 1, 2,… Taking all other prices and the random process that determine future dividends as endogenously given, we can ask what will be the price of the stock?
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The best book on investing ever written, this classic work offers sound and safe principles for investing – principles that have worked for more than the half century since the first edition was published. This revised edition features a new introduction, appendix and chapter updates. Since its original publication in 1949, Benjamin Graham’s book has […]