Surveys economic theories used as basis for legislative and regulatory structure regarding the financial markets. Identifies the efficient market hypothesis (EMH) as the dominant theoretical model for explaining market changes, and reviews an EMH alternative, chaos theory, as an approach for interpreting securities markets developments. Includes annotated bibliography on chaos theory.
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