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Measuring the time stability of Prospect Theory preferences

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  • Stefan Zeisberger

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  • Dennis Vrecko
  • Thomas Langer
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Theory and Decision.

    Volume (Year): 72 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 3 (March)
    Pages: 359-386

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:theord:v:72:y:2012:i:3:p:359-386

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    Keywords: Prospect Theory; Time stability; Risk preferences; Experimental economics; D81; C91;

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    1. Katerina Straznicka, 2012. "Temporal stability of risk preference measures," Working Papers halshs-00768437, HAL.
    2. Erner, Carsten & Klos, Alexander & Langer, Thomas, 2013. "Can prospect theory be used to predict an investor’s willingness to pay?," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 37(6), pages 1960-1973.
    3. Peter Brooks & Simon Peters & Horst Zank, 2014. "Risk behavior for gain, loss, and mixed prospects," Theory and Decision, Springer, vol. 77(2), pages 153-182, August.
    4. Katerina Straznicka, 2012. "Temporal stability of risk preference measures," Working Papers 1236, Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Université Lyon 2, Ecole Normale Supérieure.

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