Sips and Science - Money and Your Brain: How Cognitive Biases Impact Investing

01/23/2020 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
DallasTX 

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Sips & Science

Money and Your Brain: How Cognitive Biases Impact Investing

Monthly Speaker Series

January 23, 2020 | 6:30-8 PM

Cognitive biases are often a result of your brain's attempt to simplify information processing. They are rules of thumb that help you make sense of the world and reach decisions with relative speed. Unfortunately, these biases sometimes trip us up, leading to poor decisions and bad judgments.

A neuroscientist and a hedge fund manager will look behind the curtain of your conscious mind and take a deep dive into cognitive biases that impact your financial success. Together they will identify strategies to slow you down so you avoid unnecessary risk and make better decisions. 

Read more about this topic in Dr. Daniel Krawczyk & George Baxter, JD, CFA latest book “Understanding Behavioral Bia$: A Guide to Financial Decision Making”.

Sponsored By: Bank of Texas

 

Doors open at 6:30 PM
Reception 6:30-7 PM
Speaker 7-8 PM

 

Daniel Krawczyk, PhD

Deputy Director of the UT Dallas Center for BrainHealth® 
Debbie and Jim Francis Chair at The University of Texas at Dallas

 

George Baxter, JD, CFA