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On relative and partial risk attitudes: theory and implications

  • W. Chiu

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  • Louis Eeckhoudt
  • Beatrice Rey

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Economic Theory.

Volume (Year): 50 (2012)
Issue (Month): 1 (May)
Pages: 151-167

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