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Asymmetric discounting of gains and losses: A query theory account

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  • David Hardisty
  • Elke Weber
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    Volume (Year): 43 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 2 (October)
    Pages: 107-126

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jrisku:v:43:y:2011:i:2:p:107-126
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