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Motivated Reasoning
Motivated Reasoning

COURSE OVERVIEW

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Motivated reasoning is a type of cognitive bias that occurs when people allow their emotions, beliefs, or desires to influence their thinking and decision-making processes. Needless to say (almost), it has a hugely detrimental effect upon investment portfolio performance.

In this course, we will introduce you to the concept of motivated reasoning, and provide a comprehensive guide to understanding and overcoming this bias.

You will learn about the key characteristics of motivated reasoning, and how it can lead to distorted thinking, flawed conclusions, and poor decision making. It covers topics such as the different types of motivated reasoning, the psychological mechanisms underlying this bias, and strategies for avoiding and mitigating its effects.

By the end of this course, you should have a good understanding of motivated reasoning, leading to greater self-awareness and the ability to identify and counteract this bias in your own thinking and decision making processes. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced investor, this course is designed to help you improve your critical thinking skills and avoid the pitfalls of motivated reasoning.

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