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Correlated Risks and the Value of Information for Agricultural Producers


  • THOMAS Alban

    (LERNA, University of Toulouse)

  • TREICH Nicolas

    (LERNA, University of Toulouse)


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  • EECKHOUDT Louis & THOMAS Alban & TREICH Nicolas, 2006. "Correlated Risks and the Value of Information for Agricultural Producers," LERNA Working Papers 06.12.205, LERNA, University of Toulouse.
  • Handle: RePEc:ler:wpaper:06.12.205

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