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    • Shunning Uncertainty: The Neglect of Learning Opportunities 

      Trautmann, Stefan T; Zeckhauser, Richard Jay (John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University., 2011)
      Financial, managerial, and medical decisions often involve alternatives whose possible outcomes have uncertain probabilities. In contrast to alternatives whose probabilities are known, these uncertain alternatives offer ...
    • Social Class and (Un)ethical Behavior: Evidence from a Large Population Sample 

      Trautmann, Stefan T; van de Kuilen, Gijs; Zeckhauser, Richard Jay (John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 2012)
      We test whether and how membership in the upper class affects ethical behavior in a large representative population sample. Using objective measures of socioeconomic status to define class, we find no evidence of a general ...