What Investors Really Want?
December 20, 2010
Hosted by Jordan Goodman
Meir Statman, the Glenn Klimek Professor of Finance at the Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University and Visiting Professor at Tilburg University in the Netherlands, attempts to understand how investors and managers make financial decisions and how these decisions are reflected in financial markets. His latest: What Investors Really Want? answers the more important question: Why do people put their money where they do? Meir Statman, a prize-winning pioneer in the red-hot field of behavioral finance, delivers a revolutionary investment manual based on his study of the deep-seated emotions and cognitive processes that really drive investors. Through compelling anecdotes and rigorous academic research, Statman covers a wide range of general and specific topics, from how investors attach meaning to their money in the US, and in other cultures globally to the common cognitive errors that befall many investors. For more information go to: http://whatinvestorswant.wordpress.com/
The Money Answers Show
Monday at 12 Noon Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Business Channel
Do you need directions to a solid financial future? If so, The Money Answers Show with Jordan Goodman will provide you with a roadmap to making smart money decisions in every area of your personal finances. Join Jordan every Monday at 12 PM/PST 3 PM/EST for The Money Answers Show, on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel. Learn how and where to get the best deals on mortgages, cars, and insurance; find out the best ways to save for college and retirement, get out of debt, improve your credit rating, and save on your taxes. The Money Answers Show with Jordan Goodman will provide you with great tips on investment opportunities in real estate, stocks, annuities, and other investment vehicles. That’s The Money Answers Show with Jordan Goodman on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel, every Monday at 12 PM/PST.
Jordan Goodman has a mission: to help everyone do better with money. Since graduating the Columbia University School of Journalism in 1977, he has spent the past 32 years combing the country to find the very best ways to help consumers make and save money and then sharing these gems with the public. As a staff writer/reporter at MONEY Magazine for 18 years, a weekly commentator on NBC News at Sunrise and Public Radio’s Marketplace Morning Report, and through his 12, soon to be 13 highly respected books, and his website www.moneyanswers.com, he has provided useful, common-sense information to the public. Some of his better-known books include Fast Profits in Hard Times, Everyone’s Money Book, the Dictionary of Finance and Investment Terms and Master Your Money Type. Jordan is a rare combination: someone who possesses not only encyclopedic knowledge about every area of personal finance but also a passion for helping his listeners not only to get educated but to take action to help their dreams become realities.