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Learning in Financial Markets


Lubos Pastor


University of Chicago - Booth School of Business; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR); National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Pietro Veronesi


University of Chicago - Booth School of Business; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR); National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

January 2009

NBER Working Paper No. w14646

Abstract:     
We survey the recent literature on learning in financial markets. Our main theme is that many financial market phenomena that appear puzzling at first sight are easier to understand once we recognize that parameters in financial models are uncertain and subject to learning. We discuss phenomena related to the volatility and predictability of asset returns, stock price bubbles, portfolio choice, mutual fund flows, trading volume, and firm profitability, among others.

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Date posted: January 19, 2009  

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Pastor, Lubos and Veronesi, Pietro, Learning in Financial Markets (January 2009). NBER Working Paper No. w14646. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1329264

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Lubos Pastor (Contact Author)
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business ( email )
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Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Pietro Veronesi
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business ( email )
5807 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
773-702-6348 (Phone)
773-702-0458 (Fax)
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
77 Bastwick Street
London, EC1V 3PZ
United Kingdom
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
1050 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States
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