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The Resource Handbook of the economics of risk and uncertainty, by Mark J. Machina, Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA, W. Kip Viscusi, University Distinguished Professor of Law, Economics, and Management, Vanderbilt University, USA

Handbook of the economics of risk and uncertainty, by Mark J. Machina, Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA, W. Kip Viscusi, University Distinguished Professor of Law, Economics, and Management, Vanderbilt University, USA

Label
Handbook of the economics of risk and uncertainty
Title
Handbook of the economics of risk and uncertainty
Statement of responsibility
by Mark J. Machina, Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA, W. Kip Viscusi, University Distinguished Professor of Law, Economics, and Management, Vanderbilt University, USA
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Detailed surveys examine risk and uncertainty, from classical and foundational work through current developments. Presents coherent summaries of risk and uncertainty that inform major areas in economics and finance
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Cataloging source
GGVRL
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Machina, Mark J
Dewey number
338.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
HD61
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Viscusi, W. Kip
Series statement
Handbooks in economics
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  • Risk assessment
  • Risk
  • Uncertainty
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Risk assessment
  • Risk
  • Uncertainty
Label
Handbook of the economics of risk and uncertainty, by Mark J. Machina, Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA, W. Kip Viscusi, University Distinguished Professor of Law, Economics, and Management, Vanderbilt University, USA
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Axiomatic foundations of expected utility and subjective probability / Edi Karni -- 2. Rationality and dynamic consistency under risk and uncertainty / Peter J. Hammond and Horst Zank -- 3. The theory of risk and risk aversion / Jack Meyer -- 4. Assessment and estimation of risk preferences / Charles A. Holt and Susan K. Laury -- 5. Insurance and insurance markets / Georges Dionne and Scott E. Harrington -- 6. Uncertainty and imperfect information in markets / Benjamin E. Hermalin -- 7. The value of individual and societal risks to life and health / W. Kip Viscusi -- 8. Economic analysis of risk and uncertainty induced by health shocks : a review and extension / Tomas J. Philipson and George Zanjani -- 9. Regulating occupational and product risks / Thomas J. Kniesner and John D. Leeth -- 10. Environmental risk and uncertainty / Joseph E. Aldy and W. Kip Viscusi -- 11. Economics of natural catastrophe risk insurance / Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan -- 12. Non-expected utility models under objective uncertainty / John Quiggin -- 13. Ambiguity and ambiguity aversion / Mark J. Machina and Marciano Siniscalchi -- 14. Choice under uncertainty : empirical methods and experimental results / John D. Hey
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (volumes)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780444536860
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn868167871
  • (OCoLC)868167871
Label
Handbook of the economics of risk and uncertainty, by Mark J. Machina, Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA, W. Kip Viscusi, University Distinguished Professor of Law, Economics, and Management, Vanderbilt University, USA
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Axiomatic foundations of expected utility and subjective probability / Edi Karni -- 2. Rationality and dynamic consistency under risk and uncertainty / Peter J. Hammond and Horst Zank -- 3. The theory of risk and risk aversion / Jack Meyer -- 4. Assessment and estimation of risk preferences / Charles A. Holt and Susan K. Laury -- 5. Insurance and insurance markets / Georges Dionne and Scott E. Harrington -- 6. Uncertainty and imperfect information in markets / Benjamin E. Hermalin -- 7. The value of individual and societal risks to life and health / W. Kip Viscusi -- 8. Economic analysis of risk and uncertainty induced by health shocks : a review and extension / Tomas J. Philipson and George Zanjani -- 9. Regulating occupational and product risks / Thomas J. Kniesner and John D. Leeth -- 10. Environmental risk and uncertainty / Joseph E. Aldy and W. Kip Viscusi -- 11. Economics of natural catastrophe risk insurance / Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan -- 12. Non-expected utility models under objective uncertainty / John Quiggin -- 13. Ambiguity and ambiguity aversion / Mark J. Machina and Marciano Siniscalchi -- 14. Choice under uncertainty : empirical methods and experimental results / John D. Hey
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (volumes)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780444536860
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn868167871
  • (OCoLC)868167871

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