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Atlantic Economic Journal

, Volume 18, Issue 4, pp 38–41 | Cite as

Relative risk aversion, incentive effects, and risk sharing

  • Robert A. Androkovich
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Keywords

Relative Risk Risk Aversion International Economic Public Finance Risk Sharing 
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© Atlantic Economic Society 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert A. Androkovich
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WaterlooCanada

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