Mom, Traders are Peeking Over My Shoulder Again!

Nice chart from New Scientist showing some of the unintended consequences of having traders copying one another’s behavior. Click for a larger version.

As an aside, I’m trying to get the authors of the paper to speak at Money:Tech 2009 conference next year in New York. Fun stuff.

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  3. Day-traders Redux
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  5. Money:Tech Update — Jim Cramer