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The Little Book of Behavioral Investing: How Not to Be Your Own Worst Enemy

I haven’t read this yet but it seems like a very timely title and approach during these times of drmatic financial market volatility.
According to the Good reads website the book is :

“A detailed guide to overcoming the most frequently encountered psychological pitfalls of investing Bias, emotion, and overconfidence are just three of the many behavioral traits that can lead investors to lose money or achieve lower returns. Behavioral finance, which recognizes that there is a psychological element to all investor decision-making, can help you overcome this obstacle.”

“In The Little Book of Behavioral Investing, expert James Montier takes you through some of the most important behavioral challenges faced by investors. Montier reveals the most common psychological barriers, clearly showing how emotion, overconfidence, and a multitude of other behavioral traits, can affect investment decision-making.”
Source: Financial Planning for Women