2009

Hidden Collective Factors in Speculative Trading

A Study in Analytical Economics

Authors:

ISBN: 978-3-642-03047-5 (Print) 978-3-642-03048-2 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-19

  2. PROLOGUE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-11

      Introduction

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 13-46

      Overall view of speculative markets

  3. HIDDEN COLLECTIVE DETERMINANTS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 46-46

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 47-64

      Rational?

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 65-81

      Joint crashes

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 83-116

      Contagion of speculative frenzy

  4. REGULARITIES IN SPECULATIVE EPISODES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 116-116

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 117-149

      Peak amplitude: the price multiplier effect

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-178

      Peak shape: the sharp peak - flat trough pattern

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 179-195

      Stock market bubbles

  5. THE TRIUMPH OF NEOLIBERALISM

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 196-196

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 197-217

      Triumph of neoliberalism in economics

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 219-228

      Triumph of neoliberalism in society

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 229-259

      Triumph of neoliberalism in finance

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 261-294

      Is there a way out?

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 1-18