Monthly Archives: February 2018

What is ‘home country bias’?

What is a home country bias

What is a ‘home country bias’ and which countries are the biggest culprits? Why? It’s human nature to fear the unfamiliar and stick to what we know. It’s probably an evolutionary reflex, and sometimes, it literally saves our lives. Other times, it can lead to harmful, potentially toxic behaviour by way of ‘othering’. In investment, …