# More pessimism than greediness: a characterization of monotone risk aversion in the rank-dependent expected utility model

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**More pessimism than greediness: a characterization of monotone risk aversion in the rank-dependent expected utility model**," Economic Theory, Springer;Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory (SAET), vol. 25(3), pages 649-667, April.

*RePEc:spr:joecth:v:25:y:2005:i:3:p:649-667*

DOI: 10.1007/s00199-003-0451-7

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- Chateauneuf, A. & Cohen, M. & Meilijson, I., 1997.
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**More Pessimism than Greediness: A Characterization of Monotone Risk Aversion in the Rank-Dependant Expected Utility Model**," Papiers d'Economie MathÃ©matique et Applications 97.53, UniversitÃ© PanthÃ©on-Sorbonne (Paris 1). - Alain Chateauneuf & Michèle Cohen & Isaac Meilijson, 2005.
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**More pessimism than greediness: a characterization of monotone risk aversion in the Rank-Dependent Expected Utility model**," Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers) halshs-00211906, HAL.

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Risk aversion; Pessimism; Greediness; Rank-dependent expected utility.;### JEL classification:

**D81**- Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Criteria for Decision-Making under Risk and Uncertainty**C60**- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling - - - General

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