And a vision appeared unto them of a great profit: evidence of self-deception among the self-employed
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- G. Reza Arabsheibani & David de Meza & John Maloney & Bernard Pearson, 2000. "And a Vision Appeared unto them of a Great Profit: Evidence of Self-Deception among the Self-Employed," Royal Holloway, University of London: Discussion Papers in Economics 99/9, Department of Economics, Royal Holloway University of London, revised Feb 2000.
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- D84 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Expectations; Speculations
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