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Rational Benefit Assessment for an Irrational World: Toward a Behavioral Transfer Test

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  • Kip Viscusi, W. & Gayer, Ted, 2016. "Rational Benefit Assessment for an Irrational World: Toward a Behavioral Transfer Test," Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis, Cambridge University Press, vol. 7(01), pages 69-91, March.
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