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Journal of Risk and Uncertainty

1988 - 2021

Current editor(s): W. Kip Viscusi

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Volume 63, issue 2, 2021

Crowded out: Heterogeneity in risk attitudes among poor households in the US pp. 103-132 Downloads
Arianna Galliera and E. Elisabet Rutström
Risk avoidance, offsetting community effects, and COVID-19: Evidence from an indoor political rally pp. 133-167 Downloads
Dhaval Dave, Andrew Friedson, Kyutaro Matsuzawa, Drew McNichols, Connor Redpath and Joseph J. Sabia
Gender differences in the stability of risk attitudes pp. 169-201 Downloads
Anwesha Bandyopadhyay, Lutfunnahar Begum and Philip J. Grossman
The value of statistical life in the context of road safety: new evidence on the contingent valuation/standard gamble chained approach pp. 203-228 Downloads
Fernando-Ignacio Sánchez-Martínez, Jorge-Eduardo Martínez-Pérez, José-María Abellán-Perpiñán and José-Luis Pinto-Prades

Volume 63, issue 1, 2021

Optimality of winner-take-all contests: the role of attitudes toward risk pp. 1-25 Downloads
Liqun Liu and Nicolas Treich
Quantifying loss aversion: Evidence from a UK population survey pp. 27-57 Downloads
David Blake, Edmund Cannon and Douglas Wright
When risky decisions generate externalities pp. 59-79 Downloads
Angela C. M. Oliveira
Effortful Bayesian updating: A pupil-dilation study pp. 81-102 Downloads
Carlos Alós-Ferrer, Alexander Jaudas and Alexander Ritschel

Volume 62, issue 3, 2021

Experimental evidence on the effect of incentives and domain in risk aversion and discounting tasks pp. 203-224 Downloads
Emmanouil Mentzakis and Jana Sadeh
Stochastic superiority pp. 225-246 Downloads
Liqun Liu and Jack Meyer
Adversity-hope hypothesis: Air pollution raises lottery demand in China pp. 247-280 Downloads
Soo Hong Chew, Haoming Liu and Alberto Salvo
Justice in an uncertain world: Evidence on donations to cancer research pp. 281-311 Downloads
Tigran Melkonyan, Zvi Safra and Sinong Ma

Volume 62, issue 2, 2021

Altruism and efficient allocations in three-generation households pp. 113-135 Downloads
Anna Bartczak, Wiktor Budziński, Susan Chilton, Rebecca McDonald and Jytte Seested Nielsen
Simple belief elicitation: An experimental evaluation pp. 137-155 Downloads
Karl Schlag and James Tremewan
Learning under uncertainty with multiple priors: experimental investigation pp. 157-176 Downloads
James R. Bland and Yaroslav Rosokha
Efficient Institutions and Effective Deterrence: On Timing and Uncertainty of Formal Sanctions pp. 177-201 Downloads
Johannes Buckenmaier, Eugen Dimant, Ann-Christin Posten and Ulrich Schmidt

Volume 62, issue 1, 2021

Prince: An improved method for measuring incentivized preferences pp. 1-28 Downloads
Cathleen Johnson, Aurelien Baillon, Han Bleichrodt, Zhihua Li, Dennie Dolder and Peter Wakker
The modest effects of fact boxes on cancer screening pp. 29-54 Downloads
Michael R. Eber, Cass R. Sunstein, James K. Hammitt and Jennifer M. Yeh
On the validity of the estimates of the VSL from contingent valuation: Evidence from the Czech Republic pp. 55-87 Downloads
Anna Alberini and Milan Ščasný
Risk Taking with Left- and Right-Skewed Lotteries* pp. 89-112 Downloads
Douadia Bougherara, Lana Friesen and Celine Nauges

Volume 61, issue 3, 2020

Robust inference in risk elicitation tasks pp. 195-209 Downloads
Ola Andersson, Håkan J. Holm, Jean-Robert Tyran and Erik Wengström
Broad bracketing for low probability events pp. 211-244 Downloads
Shereen J. Chaudhry, Michael Hand and Howard Kunreuther
Liking the long-shot … but just as a friend pp. 245-261 Downloads
Matthew P. Taylor
The development of risk aversion and prudence in Chinese children and adolescents pp. 263-287 Downloads
Timo Heinrich and Jason Shachat

Volume 61, issue 2, 2020

Pricing the global health risks of the COVID-19 pandemic pp. 101-128 Downloads
W Viscusi
Valuing mortality risk in the time of COVID-19 pp. 129-154 Downloads
James Hammitt
The forgotten numbers: A closer look at COVID-19 non-fatal valuations pp. 155-176 Downloads
Thomas Kniesner and Ryan Sullivan
Political polarization in US residents’ COVID-19 risk perceptions, policy preferences, and protective behaviors pp. 177-194 Downloads
Wändi Bruine de Bruin, Htay-Wah Saw and Dana P. Goldman

Volume 61, issue 1, 2020

Decisions under risk: Dispersion and skewness pp. 1-24 Downloads
Oben K. Bayrak and John Hey
Dual choice axiom and probabilistic choice pp. 25-41 Downloads
Pavlo R. Blavatskyy
Risk awareness and adverse selection in catastrophe insurance: Evidence from California’s residential earthquake insurance market pp. 43-65 Downloads
Xiao Lin
Natural disaster and risk-sharing behavior: Evidence from rural Bangladesh pp. 67-99 Downloads
Asad Islam, C. Matthew Leister, Minhaj Mahmud and Paul Raschky

Volume 60, issue 3, 2020

E-cigarettes and adult smoking: Evidence from Minnesota pp. 207-228 Downloads
Henry Saffer, Daniel Dench, Michael Grossman and Dhaval Dave
The effects of traditional cigarette and e-cigarette tax rates on adult tobacco product use pp. 229-258 Downloads
Michael Pesko, Charles Courtemanche and Johanna Catherine Maclean
Electronic cigarette risk beliefs and usage after the vaping illness outbreak pp. 259-279 Downloads
W Viscusi
News that takes your breath away: risk perceptions during an outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries pp. 281-307 Downloads
Dhaval Dave, Daniel Dench, Donald Kenkel, Alan Mathios and Hua Wang

Volume 60, issue 2, 2020

Do measures of risk attitude in the laboratory predict behavior under risk in and outside of the laboratory? pp. 99-123 Downloads
Gary Charness, Thomas Garcia, Theo Offerman and Marie Claire Villeval
The uncertainty triangle – Uncovering heterogeneity in attitudes towards uncertainty pp. 125-156 Downloads
Daniel Burghart, Thomas Epper and Ernst Fehr
The representative heuristic and catastrophe-related risk behaviors pp. 157-185 Downloads
Randy E. Dumm, David L. Eckles, Charles Nyce and Jacqueline Volkman-Wise
Linking subjective and incentivized risk attitudes: The importance of losses pp. 187-206 Downloads
Johannes G. Jaspersen, Marc A. Ragin and Justin R. Sydnor

Volume 60, issue 1, 2020

Thoughts and prayers – Do they crowd out charity donations? pp. 1-28 Downloads
Linda Thunström
Risk attitudes and digit ratio (2D:4D): Evidence from prospect theory pp. 29-51 Downloads
Levent Neyse, Ferdinand Vieider, Patrick Ring, Catharina Probst, Christian Kaernbach, Thilo Eimeren and Ulrich Schmidt
Opting out of workers’ compensation: Non-subscription in Texas and its effects pp. 53-76 Downloads
Lu Jinks, Thomas Kniesner, John Leeth and Anthony Lo Sasso
Private security, maritime piracy and the provision of international public safety pp. 77-97 Downloads
Gregory DeAngelo and Taylor Leland Smith

Volume 59, issue 3, 2019

Risky health decisions under regulatory constraints: Abortion tourism in Switzerland pp. 203-237 Downloads
Annette Hofmann, Julia K. Neumann and Peter Zweifel
Resolving Rabin’s paradox pp. 239-260 Downloads
Han Bleichrodt, Jason N. Doctor, Yu Gao, Chen Li, Daniella Meeker and Peter Wakker
Common genetic effects on risk-taking preferences and choices pp. 261-279 Downloads
Nicos Nicolaou and Scott Shane
Pricing risk in prostitution: Evidence from online sex ads pp. 281-305 Downloads
Gregory DeAngelo, Jacob N. Shapiro, Jeffrey Borowitz, Michael Cafarella, Christopher Ré and Gary Shiffman

Volume 59, issue 2, 2019

The framing of nothing and the psychology of choice pp. 125-149 Downloads
Marc Scholten, Daniel Read and Neil Stewart
Protecting against disaster risks: Why insurance and prevention may be complements pp. 151-169 Downloads
Wouter Botzen, Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan
Gender effects for loss aversion: Yes, no, maybe? pp. 171-184 Downloads
Ranoua Bouchouicha, Lachlan Deer, Ashraf Galal Eid, Peter McGee, Daniel Schoch, Hrvoje Stojic, Jolanda Ygosse-Battisti and Ferdinand Vieider
Some implications of common consequences in lotteries pp. 185-202 Downloads
David Crainich, Louis Eeckhoudt and Mario Menegatti

Volume 59, issue 1, 2019

Endogenous attention to costs pp. 1-22 Downloads
Linda Thunström and Chian Jones Ritten
Correlation neglect and case-based decisions pp. 23-49 Downloads
Benjamin Radoc, Robert Sugden and Theodore Turocy
An experimental test of the predictive power of dynamic ambiguity models pp. 51-83 Downloads
Konstantinos Georgalos
Learning from extreme catastrophes pp. 85-124 Downloads
Shinichi Kamiya and Noriyoshi Yanase
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