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Higher-order generalizations of Arrow-Pratt and Ross risk aversion: A comparative statics approach

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  • Neilson, William S.

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  • Jindapon, Paan & Neilson, William S., 2007. "Higher-order generalizations of Arrow-Pratt and Ross risk aversion: A comparative statics approach," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 136(1), pages 719-728, September.
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