The effect of short-term information on long-term investment: An experimental study
AbstractWe present a multi-trial experiment that extends the classic experiment of Thaler et al. (1997) by adding short-term information to long-term investment. The allocation to the risky asset is reduced in the long-term, when we add short-term information.
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Myopic loss aversion; Regret; Multi-periods;
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