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Addicted To Trading?

"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," Jenny Anderson of the New York Times reports. According to one study, the "brain images of drug addicts who are about to take another hit are indistinguishable from those of traders who are making money and about to place another trade."
Craving the High That Risky Trading Can Bring [New York Times]