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Preference for gradual resolution of uncertainty


  • Martin Ahlbrecht
  • Martin Weber


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  • Martin Ahlbrecht & Martin Weber, 1997. "Preference for gradual resolution of uncertainty," Theory and Decision, Springer, vol. 43(2), pages 167-185, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:theord:v:43:y:1997:i:2:p:167-185 DOI: 10.1023/A:1004983003069

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