Learning to Take Risks? The Effect of Education on Risk-Taking in Financial Markets

We investigate whether acquiring more education when young has long-term effects on risk-taking behavior in financial markets and whether the effects spill over to spouses and children. There is substantial evidence that more educated people are more likely to invest in the stock market. However, li...

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Main Author: Black, Sandra E
Devereux, Paul J
Lundborg, Petter
Majlesi, Kaveh
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: 2015
Data of publication: 2015
Discipline: Economics
Series: Working Paper / Department of Economics, School of Economics and Management, Lund University
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: SWEPUB Lunds universitet
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