Relative risk aversion: increasing or decreasing?
AbstractWhile there is no abstract for this paper, it makes an argument that relative risk aversion is decreasing in wealth rather than increasing in wealth as hypothesized by Arrow, using the money demand findings of Friedman.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 19909.
Date of creation: Jun 1979
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relative risk aversion; portfolio analysis; money demand; cash proportions; velocity of money;
Other versions of this item:
- D81 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Criteria for Decision-Making under Risk and Uncertainty
- E4 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Money and Interest Rates
- D14 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Household Saving; Personal Finance
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