9 Pages Posted: 17 May 2006
Date Written: April 25, 2006
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.
Keywords: Noise Traders, Financial Markets, Market Efficiency
JEL Classification: G1, G12. G14
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