Applications of Stochastic Dominance Rules

  • Haim Levy
Part of the Studies in Risk and Uncertainty book series (SIRU, volume 12)


Stochastic dominance rules are applicable in many varied fields and, in particular, finance, economics, insurance, statistics, agriculture, and medicine. Due to space constraints, we will mention only a few such applications in this chapter.


Capital Structure Risky Asset Call Option Stochastic Dominance Lorenz Curve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Haim Levy
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  1. 1.The Hebrew University of JerusalemIsrael

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