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De Finetti and the Arrow-Pratt Measure of Risk Aversion
Bruno de Finetti Radical Probabilist (2009)
  • Aldo Montesano
Abstract
The paper presents de Finetti's contribution on the subject of measuring risk aversion. No substantial difference emerges between the measure of risk aversion proposed by de Finetti (1952) and the measure proposed by Arrow and Pratt (1964).
Keywords
  • Measure of risk aversion,
  • Arrow-Pratt index
Disciplines
Publication Date
2009
Editor
Maria Carla Galavotti
Publisher
College Publications
Series
Texts in Philosophy
ISBN
978-1-904987-42-0
Citation Information
Aldo Montesano. "De Finetti and the Arrow-Pratt Measure of Risk Aversion" FirstLondonBruno de Finetti Radical Probabilist Vol. 8 (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/aldo_montesano/35/