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Measuring the disposition effect


  • De Winne, Rudy


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  • De Winne, Rudy, 2020. "Measuring the disposition effect," LIDAM Discussion Papers LFIN 2020001, Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain Finance (LFIN).
  • Handle: RePEc:ajf:louvlf:2020001

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    disposition effect ; individual investor ; behavioral finance;
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    • G11 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Portfolio Choice; Investment Decisions


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