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Self-insurance, self-protection and increased risk aversion


  • DIONNE, George
  • EECKHOUDT, Louis


Dans Ce Texte Nous Analysons L'effet D'un Accroissement du Degre de Riscophobie Sur les Activites D'auto-Assurance et D'auto-Protection. Nous Montrons Que Contrairement aux Activites D'auto-Assurance, les Activites D'auto-Protection N'augmentent Pas Necessairement Lorsque le Degre de Riscophobie Augmente.
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  • DIONNE, George & EECKHOUDT, Louis, 1985. "Self-insurance, self-protection and increased risk aversion," CORE Discussion Papers RP 623, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE).
  • Handle: RePEc:cor:louvrp:623 Note: In : Economics Letters, 17, 231-235, 1985

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