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risk aversion

Edited by Craig Calhoun

in Dictionary of the Social Sciences

Published in print January 2002 | ISBN: 9780195123715
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891184
risk aversion

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In economics, a person is risk averse if he or she prefers to forgo a risky investment in favor of

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Subjects: Social Sciences

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