Year 2018, Volume 7, Issue 1, Pages 24 - 30 2018-09-01

THE ANTECEDENTS OF INDIVIDUAL INVESTMENT BEHAVIOR: MATERIALISM, RISK AVERSION, POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE AFFECTS

Pelin Kanten [1] , Bahar Girgin [2] , Emre Kurt [3]

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Purpose- This study aims to investigate some of the antecedents of individuals’ investment behaviors. In the literature, it is seen studies suggest that some individual factors have a significant effect on investment decisions of individuals. Therefore, materialism, risk aversion, positive and negative affects are considered as predictors of individual investment decisions within the scope of the study.

Methodology- For this purpose, the data which were collected from 169 individuals who work in different industries such as health, automotive, retailing and finance by the survey method were analyzed using the structural equation modeling.

Findings- The results of the study indicate that risk aversion has a positive and significant effect on individuals’ investment decisions. However, materialism, positive and negative affect have no significant effect on individuals’ investment decisions.

Conclusion- On the other hand, it was revealed that individuals’ investment behavior differ according to their monthly income.

Investment behavior, materialism, affects, risk aversion
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Primary Language en
Subjects Humanities, Multidisciplinary
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-6487-0203
Author: Pelin Kanten (Primary Author)

Orcid: 0000-0003-4935-6633
Author: Bahar Girgin

Orcid: 0000-0002-4170-8553
Author: Emre Kurt

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APA Kanten, P , Girgin, B , Kurt, E . (2018). THE ANTECEDENTS OF INDIVIDUAL INVESTMENT BEHAVIOR: MATERIALISM, RISK AVERSION, POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE AFFECTS. PressAcademia Procedia, 7 (1), 24-30. DOI: 10.17261/Pressacademia.2018.851
MLA Kanten, P , Girgin, B , Kurt, E . "THE ANTECEDENTS OF INDIVIDUAL INVESTMENT BEHAVIOR: MATERIALISM, RISK AVERSION, POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE AFFECTS". PressAcademia Procedia 7 (2018): 24-30 <http://dergipark.org.tr/pap/issue/39064/458333>
Chicago Kanten, P , Girgin, B , Kurt, E . "THE ANTECEDENTS OF INDIVIDUAL INVESTMENT BEHAVIOR: MATERIALISM, RISK AVERSION, POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE AFFECTS". PressAcademia Procedia 7 (2018): 24-30
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ISNAD Kanten, Pelin , Girgin, Bahar , Kurt, Emre . "THE ANTECEDENTS OF INDIVIDUAL INVESTMENT BEHAVIOR: MATERIALISM, RISK AVERSION, POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE AFFECTS". PressAcademia Procedia 7 / 1 (September 2018): 24-30. https://doi.org/10.17261/Pressacademia.2018.851