Financial Market History: Reflections on the Past for Investors Today

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David Chambers

University of Cambridge - Judge Business School; CEPR

Elroy Dimson

University of Cambridge - Judge Business School; London Business School; European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

Date Written: December 27, 2016

Abstract

Since the 2008 financial crisis, a resurgence of interest in economic and financial history has occurred among investment professionals. This book discusses some of the lessons drawn from the past that may help practitioners when thinking about their portfolios. The book’s editors, David Chambers and Elroy Dimson, are the academic leaders of the Newton Centre for Endowment Asset Management at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.

Keywords: financial market history, dimson, chambers, CFA, CFA Institute, CFA Institute Research Foundation

JEL Classification: G01, B20

Suggested Citation

Chambers, David and Dimson, Elroy, Financial Market History: Reflections on the Past for Investors Today (December 27, 2016). CFA Institute Research Foundation 2016M-3. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2930862

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