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Negative interest rates may be more psychologically acceptable than assumed: Implications for savings


  • Efendic, Emir
  • D'Hondt, Catherine
  • De Winne, Rudy
  • Corneille, Olivier


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  • Efendic, Emir & D'Hondt, Catherine & De Winne, Rudy & Corneille, Olivier, 2019. "Negative interest rates may be more psychologically acceptable than assumed: Implications for savings," LIDAM Discussion Papers LFIN 2019006, Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain Finance (LFIN).
  • Handle: RePEc:ajf:louvlf:2019006

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