Lecture, Barnard's Inn Hall, Monday, 10 Jun 2024 - 18:00
Are Financial Markets Efficient?
One of the crucial ideas in finance is that markets are efficient – that they fully reflect all available information. If so, what about market bubbles?
Over the last year, people have been willing to pay exorbitant amounts for extremely odd assets such as Non-Fungible Tokens, meme stocks etc. Why do they do this?
This lecture will explore some investors’ systematic behavioural biases, and how these can be used to predict returns.
Gresham College has offered an outstanding education to the public free of charge for over 400 years. Today, Gresham plays an important role in fostering a love of learning and a greater understanding of ourselves and the world around us. Your donation will help to widen our reach and to broaden our audience, allowing more people to benefit from a high-quality education from some of the brightest minds.