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On probabilities and loss aversion

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  • Horst Zank, 2010. "On probabilities and loss aversion," Theory and Decision, Springer, vol. 68(3), pages 243-261, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:theord:v:68:y:2010:i:3:p:243-261
    DOI: 10.1007/s11238-008-9117-z
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