John W. Schott, M.D.

John W. Schott, M.D., serves on the faculty at Harvard Medical School. Schott received his bachelor's degree from Johns Hopkins University (summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa) and his M.D. from Harvard Medical School. He did a medical internship at the Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education at the University of Minnesota and completed psychiatry training at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center. He is also a graduate of the Boston Psychoanalytic Institute and Society. His major area of research is in behavioral finance, particularly in the relationship between personality and investment decisions. Schott is the author of two books and numerous articles and papers. He is an associate editor of the Journal of Behavioral Finance. Currently, he is a portfolio manager at The Colony Group based in Boston, MA and Boca Raton, FL, and the publisher of The Schott Letter, a newsletter about psychology and the stock market.