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Optimal versus Naive Diversification: How Inefficient Is the 1/N Portfolio Strategy?

Victor DeMiguel, Lorenzo Garlappi, and Raman Uppal

in Heuristics: The Foundations of Adaptive Behavior

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199744282
eISBN:
9780199894727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744282.003.0034
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

This chapter evaluates the out-of-sample performance of the sample-based mean-variance model, and its extensions designed to reduce estimation error, relative to the naive 1/N portfolio. Of the ... More


Aggregate Age-at-Marriage Patterns from Individual Mate-Search Heuristics

Peter M. Todd, Francesco C. Billari, and Jorge Simão

in Heuristics: The Foundations of Adaptive Behavior

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199744282
eISBN:
9780199894727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744282.003.0040
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

The distribution of age at first marriage shows well-known strong regularities across many countries and recent historical periods. This chapter accounted for these patterns by developing agent-based ... More


The logic of failure

D. Dörner

in Human Factors in Hazardous Situations: Proceedings of a Royal Society Discussion Meeting held on 28 and 29 June 1989

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521914
eISBN:
9780191688454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521914.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

Unlike other living creatures, humans can adapt to uncertainty. They can form hypotheses about situations marked by uncertainty and can anticipate their actions by planning. They can expect the ... More


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