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Group Decision Making Under Risk: An experiment with student couples


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Title: Group Decision Making Under Risk: An experiment with student couples
Authors: He, Haoran
Martinsson, Peter
Sutter, Matthias
Issue Date: Dec-2011
Extent: 9 pages
Publication type: report
Organization: Dept of Economics, University of Gothenburg
Series/Report no.: Working Papers in Economics
519
Keywords: risk experiment
student couples
group decision making
Abstract: In an experiment, we study risk-taking of cohabitating student couples, finding that couples’ decisions are closer to risk-neutrality than single partners’ decisions. This finding is similar to earlier experiments with randomly assigned groups, corroborating external validity of earlier results.
ISSN: 1403-2465
Description: JEL Classification: C91; C92.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/28122
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