Risk Aversion in The Talmud
Discussion Paper Series from The Federmann Center for the Study of Rationality, the Hebrew University, Jerusalem
Evidence is adduced that the sages of the ancient Babylonian Talmud, as well as some of the medieval commentators theorem, were well aware of sophisticated concepts of modern theories of risk-bearing.
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Published in Economic Theory, 2003, vol. 21, pp. 233-239.
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