The principal agent
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Problem: How can segments on Aktietorget explain how a lemon market can not only survive but grow?
Purpose: The purpose is to try to explain how Aktietorget can grow under lemon market conditions by gauging investor groupings investment tendencies.
Method: Quantitative archival study regarding returns and price per share depending on investor identity.
Conclusion: Finance industry investor yields higher returns, which implicates the possibility of rational investing. This is attributed to either identity inherited capabilities or them being agents in the place of the principal. The private investor on the other hand is full principals and has a tendency towards low price per share. All other capital on Aktietorget conforms to the lottery characteristics of Aktietorget.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 44 p.
low priced stocks, effective markets, lemon market
Economics and Business
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:hkr:diva-12765OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hkr-12765DiVA: diva2:741457
Degree of Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics