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A survey measure of risk aversion

  • Montmarquette, Claude
  • Blais, Andre

We Use Survey Data on the Well-Being of Individuals to Measure Attitude Toward Risk. Risk Neutrality Cannot Be Rejected by the Data.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 25 (1987)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
Pages: 27-30

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