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Lower partial moments as measures of perceived risk: An experimental study

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  • Unser, Matthias
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Psychology.

    Volume (Year): 21 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 3 (June)
    Pages: 253-280

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:joepsy:v:21:y:2000:i:3:p:253-280

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