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The Psychology of Risk

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Risk taking behavior is a complex phenomenon that has historically been measured in ways that do not reflect its full dynamism. In this presentation, you'll learn about the three facets of risk taking behavior, how to accurately measure them, and how this deeper understanding of risk can positively impact outcomes for both you and clients

Daniel Crosby, PhD

Educated at Brigham Young and Emory Universities, Dr. Daniel Crosby is a psychologist and behavioral finance expert who helps organizations understand the intersection of mind and markets.  Dr. Crosby’s first book, Personal Benchmark:  Integrating Behavioral Finance and Investment Management, was a New York Times bestseller. His second book, The Laws of Wealth, was named the best investment book of 2017 by the Axiom Business Book Awards and was translated into five languages. His latest work, The Behavioral Investor, is a comprehensive look at the neurology, physiology, and psychology of sound financial decision making.

Learn more and listen to his podcast, Standard Deviation.

Daniel was named one of the “12 Thinkers to Watch” by Monster.com, a “Financial Blogger You Should Be Reading” by AARP and a member of InvestmentNews prestigious “40 Under 40”.  When he is not consulting around market psychology, Daniel enjoys independent films, fanatically following St. Louis Cardinals baseball, and spending time with his wife and three children.



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