Victor Ricciardi is an Assistant Professor of Financial Management at Goucher College in Baltimore, Maryland. He teaches courses in financial planning, investments, corporate finance, behavioral finance, and the psychology of money. Professor Ricciardi is a leading expert on the academic literature and emerging research issues in behavioral finance. Kent Baker and Victor Ricciardi are co-editors of the new book Investor Behavior: The Psychology of Financial Planning and Investing was published in February 2014 and the book is part of the Wiley Finance Series. This research endeavor is a contributor series book that incorporates 30 chapters written by 45 leading experts (academics and practitioners) on the emerging research on investor psychology in personal finance, financial planning, and investment management. He is the editor of several eJournals distributed by the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) at www.ssrn.com. Victor can be found on Twitter @victorricciardi.