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Is risk-aversion hereditary?

  • Levy, Moshe

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Mathematical Economics.

Volume (Year): 41 (2005)
Issue (Month): 1-2 (February)
Pages: 157-168

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Handle: RePEc:eee:mateco:v:41:y:2005:i:1-2:p:157-168
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