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Positive Analysis of Allocation of Attention

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 161)

Abstract

An investor’s limited capacity of attention is in contradiction with the vast amount of information in modern financial markets, which makes the investing people focus their attention selectively. This paper makes such a positive study so as to ascertain indirectly that influence does exist. and that comments on stocks, the way of their release and even the representation of the comments are all influential factors to affect man’s selective focus of attention.

Keywords

selective attention focus comments on stocks security investment 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of EconomicsTianjin Polytechnic UniversityTianjinChina

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