Craving the High That Risky Trading Can Bring

NYT reports:

A small group of scientists, including some psychologists, say they are starting to discover what many Wall Street professionals have long suspected — that people are hard-wired for money. The human brain, these researchers say, responds to high-stakes trading just as it does to the lure of sex. And the riskier the trades get, the more the brain craves them.

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14. August 2008 by Miguel Barbosa
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