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Noise Traders

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  • James Dow
  • Gary Gorton

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Noise traders are agents whose theoretical existence has been hypothesized as a way of solving certain fundamental problems in Financial Economics. We briefly review the literature on noise traders. The is an entry for The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, 2nd Edition (Palgrave Macmillan: New York), edited by Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume, forthcoming in 2008.

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Paper provided by National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc in its series NBER Working Papers with number 12256.

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