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Morningstar: Crashes & Terrorists & Sharks, Oh, My!

Yesterday, I discussed why both humans (especially when acting as investors) tend to misunderstand risk at the Morningstar conference. The reasons tend to be the same: We allow visceral things that carry a large emotional component to overwhelm our thought processes and cause a massive fear response. These responses, according to evolutionary biology, helped keep… Read More The post Morningstar: Crashes & Terrorists & Sharks, Oh, My! appeared first on The Big Picture.
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