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Risk-taking behavior in mutual fund tournaments

  • Taylor, Jonathan
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

    Volume (Year): 50 (2003)
    Issue (Month): 3 (March)
    Pages: 373-383

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:50:y:2003:i:3:p:373-383
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