# Increasing uncertainty: a definition

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**Increasing uncertainty: a definition**," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 49(2), pages 117-141, March.

*RePEc:eee:matsoc:v:49:y:2005:i:2:p:117-141*

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- Grant, Simon & Quiggin, John, 2004.
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**Increasing Uncertainty: A Definition**," Risk and Sustainable Management Group Working Papers 151163, University of Queensland, School of Economics. - Simon Grant & John Quiggin, 2004.
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**Increasing Uncertainty: A Definition**," Risk & Uncertainty Working Papers WPR04_4, Risk and Sustainable Management Group, University of Queensland. - Grant, Simon & Quiggan, John, 2004.
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**Increasing Uncertainty: A Definition**," Working Papers 2002-11, Rice University, Department of Economics.

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