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Fixed versus variable reference points in the risk-return relationship

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  • Gooding, Richard Z.
  • Goel, Sanjay
  • Wiseman, Robert M.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

    Volume (Year): 29 (1996)
    Issue (Month): 2 (March)
    Pages: 331-350

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    1. Manuel Núñez Nickel & Manuel Cano Rodríguez, 2002. "Las Tres Caras Del Riesgo Estratégico: Riesgo Sistemático, Riesgo Táctico Y Riesgo Idiosincrásico," Documentos de Trabajo de Economía de la Empresa db021508, Universidad Carlos III, Departamento de Economía de la Empresa.
    2. Bowen, Frances E. & Rostami, Mahdi & Steel, Piers, 2010. "Timing is everything: A meta-analysis of the relationships between organizational performance and innovation," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 63(11), pages 1179-1185, November.
    3. Manuel Núñez Nickel & Manuel Cano Rodríguez, 2002. "Comportamiento Heterocedástico Entre Rentabilidad Y Riesgo," Documentos de Trabajo de Economía de la Empresa db021710, Universidad Carlos III, Departamento de Economía de la Empresa.
    4. Manuel Cano Rodríguez & Manuel Núñez Nickel, 2002. "Is The Risk-Return Paradox Still Alive?," Business Economics Working Papers wb024818, Universidad Carlos III, Departamento de Economía de la Empresa.
    5. Elango, B., 2010. "Influence of industry type on the relationship between international operations and risk," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 63(3), pages 303-309, March.
    6. Henkel, Joachim, 2007. "The Risk-Return Paradox for Strategic Management: Disentangling True and Spurious Effects," CEPR Discussion Papers 6538, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    7. Arvid Hoffmann & Sam Henry & Nikos Kalogeras, 2013. "Aspirations as reference points: an experimental investigation of risk behavior over time," Theory and Decision, Springer, vol. 75(2), pages 193-210, August.

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