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A comprehensive review on impact of various demographic and psychological attributes in investment decision making by investors

Author Affiliations

  • 1Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg, CG, India
  • 2Central College of Engineering and Management, Raipur, CG, India

Res. J. Management Sci., Volume 6, Issue (11), Pages 10-15, November,6 (2017)


Indian Commodity Derivative Market has seen a remarkable boom since 2002, due to liberalization in this field. Indian commodity market has about 113 commodities that are being traded under various categories or groups of commodities. Thus has become a better place for investment. Investors in this market play a vital role. The behaviors of investors are affected by various factors and there has been a pattern in the investment in Indian Commodity Market. This review has been done to understand what are the various factors influence the decision making of the investors. Investors risk perception and information seeking behavior also has a great impact on the decision making process of investors and because of the investors draw an pattern of investing in various fields. It was found that there are various theories and models available which describes how individual investor is different from the other. To find out the significance practically there are various tests.


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