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The Resource The fear factor : what happens when fear grips Wall Street, Colin Read

The fear factor : what happens when fear grips Wall Street, Colin Read

Label
The fear factor : what happens when fear grips Wall Street
Title
The fear factor
Title remainder
what happens when fear grips Wall Street
Statement of responsibility
Colin Read
Title variation
What happens when fear grips Wall Street
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1959-
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Read, Colin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Investments
  • Stock exchanges
  • Finance
  • Fear
  • Risk
  • Investments
  • Finance
  • Financial crises
  • Economic history
Label
The fear factor : what happens when fear grips Wall Street, Colin Read
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The nature of risk: The biology and psychology of fear ; An economic definition of fear and risk -- The supply and demand of loanable funds: The demand side ; The supply side ; Balance of capital -- Measurement of risk: The risk premium : how risk affects expected returns ; The fear premium ; The demographics of risk and fear ; The microeconomics of risk aversion -- The problems with risk: Moral hazard ; Privatized gains and socialized losses ; Adverse selection and imperfect information ; Risk, uncertainty, fear, and gambling -- Risk and the market: Market volatility and returns ; Fear, panic, and market returns ; The fear factor -- A history of panics: A brief history of the fear gripped market ; The Roaring Twenties and the Great Crash ; The depression-gripped economy ; Along comes Keynes -- Coordination failures: The market for lemmings, or A tale of two cultures ; The role of machines and programmed trading ; The ratings agencies : more perfect information? -- Social responsibility as an antidote to fear: Where were the regulators ; Ethics and social responsibility ; Wall Street, Main Street, and the social contract -- Institutions that ameliorate or amplyfy fear: The media as an antidote to fear ; Politics that fan the flames of fear ; Is there more to fear than fear itself? -- Solutions and conclusions: Economic leadership as an antidote to fear ; A dozen prescriptions to take back the markets -- Conclusions
Control code
FIEb16140266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 249 pages
Isbn
9780230228467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)317926506
Label
The fear factor : what happens when fear grips Wall Street, Colin Read
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The nature of risk: The biology and psychology of fear ; An economic definition of fear and risk -- The supply and demand of loanable funds: The demand side ; The supply side ; Balance of capital -- Measurement of risk: The risk premium : how risk affects expected returns ; The fear premium ; The demographics of risk and fear ; The microeconomics of risk aversion -- The problems with risk: Moral hazard ; Privatized gains and socialized losses ; Adverse selection and imperfect information ; Risk, uncertainty, fear, and gambling -- Risk and the market: Market volatility and returns ; Fear, panic, and market returns ; The fear factor -- A history of panics: A brief history of the fear gripped market ; The Roaring Twenties and the Great Crash ; The depression-gripped economy ; Along comes Keynes -- Coordination failures: The market for lemmings, or A tale of two cultures ; The role of machines and programmed trading ; The ratings agencies : more perfect information? -- Social responsibility as an antidote to fear: Where were the regulators ; Ethics and social responsibility ; Wall Street, Main Street, and the social contract -- Institutions that ameliorate or amplyfy fear: The media as an antidote to fear ; Politics that fan the flames of fear ; Is there more to fear than fear itself? -- Solutions and conclusions: Economic leadership as an antidote to fear ; A dozen prescriptions to take back the markets -- Conclusions
Control code
FIEb16140266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 249 pages
Isbn
9780230228467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)317926506

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