Results for 'Haileselassie Medhin'

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    Attitudes Toward Uncertainty Among the Poor: An Experiment in Rural Ethiopia.Alpaslan Akay, Peter Martinsson, Haileselassie Medhin & Stefan T. Trautmann - 2012 - Theory and Decision 73 (3):453-464.
    We investigate risk and ambiguity attitudes among Ethiopian farmers in one of the poorest regions of the world. Strong risk aversion and ambiguity aversion were found with the Ethiopian farmers. We compared their attitudes to those of a Western university student sample elicited by the same decision task. Ambiguity aversion was similar for farmers and students, but farmers were more risk averse. Our results show that ambiguity aversion is not restricted to Western student populations, and that studies of agricultural decisions (...)
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    Mental Health and Coping in a War Situation: The Case of Bosnia and Herzegovina.Manuel Carballo, Arif Smajkic, Damir Zeric, Monika Dzidowska, Joy Gebre-Medhin & Joost van Halem - 2004 - Journal of Biosocial Science 36 (4):463-477.
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