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Some Remarks on the Evolution of Risk Preferences

  • Harris Schlesinger

    (University of Alabama and CESifo, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0224, USA, e-mail:

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Article provided by Palgrave Macmillan & International Association for the Study of Insurance Economics (The Geneva Association) in its journal The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance Theory.

Volume (Year): 28 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2 (December)
Pages: 101-104

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Handle: RePEc:pal:genrir:v:28:y:2003:i:2:p:101-104
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