*  Attitude Toward Risk Taking
Notes on Attitude Toward Risk Taking and the Exponential Utility Function These notes summarize useful concepts for analyzing ... toward risk taking in decision analysis. The exponential utility function is emphasized, and conditions are reviewed under ... TeX DVI format: The Notes in TeX DVI format are in a ZIP archive risk.zip (83,213 bytes). This contains the Notes in TeX DVI ... Adobe PDF format: Download risk.pdf (182,392 bytes) and display or print using Adobe Acrobat Reader. Acrobat Reader are ...
  http://www.public.asu.edu/~kirkwood/DAStuff/refs/risk.htm
*  Did Corzine's Risk-Taking Cripple MF Global?
On a risk scale of 1 to 10, 'Corzine took us from being around 1 to maybe 3 or 4. He didn't take us to 11,' said one former ... But it seemed like a good move at a time when larger banks such as Goldman were being forced to limit their risk-taking because ... MF Global's fate has raised questions about whether the 64-year-old Corzine's affinity for risk-taking has finally caught up to ... The company insisted it was being prudent with its risk taking. In its most recently quarterly presentation last week, it ...
  http://www.ibtimes.com/did-corzines-risk-taking-cripple-mf-global-363176
*  PatientsLikeMe | Risk taking behaviors - PatientsLikeMe
See how others experience risk taking behaviors. Join the community to connect with others like you and learn about their real- ...
  https://www.patientslikeme.com/symptoms/show/7011-risk-taking-behaviors
*  Privatization, Risk-Taking, and the Communist Firm
... Dominique Demougin, Hans-Werner Sinn. NBER Working Paper No. 4205 (Also ... This paper studies alternative methods of privatizing a formerly communist firm in the presence of imperfect risk markets. The ...
  http://www.nber.org/papers/w4205
*  Interest rates and bank risk-taking
Finally, the distributional effects of interest rates on bank risk-taking due to individual bank characteristics reveal that ... the low interest-rate environment of the early to mid 2000s is viewed as an element that triggered increased risk-taking ... banks over the period 2001-2008 and presents strong empirical evidence that low interest rates indeed increase bank risk-taking ... for the potential endogeneity of interest rates and/or the dynamics of bank risk. Notably, among the banks of the large euro ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/pra/mprapa/20132.html
*  Investment risk taking by institutional investors
We also find that institutional investors' risk taking is determined by their risk bearing capacity, where this risk bearing ... insurers take substantially less investment risk than pension funds, even though a market risk capital charge for insurers is ... stock insurers are found to take significantly more investment risk than mutual insurers. ... capacity depends on capital, size, reinsurance, underwriting risk and human and financial wealth per pension plan participant. ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/dnb/dnbwpp/294.html
*  BCBS 239: A Path to Good Risk Taking
Better risk taking will ulti-mately differentiate financial institutions from competitors, ensure survival and fuel growth in ... Risk management, based on reliable and timely enterprise data, is rapidly evolving to become an integral part of the financial ...
  https://www.sas.com/en_in/whitepapers/bcbs-239-path-to-good-risk-taking-108323.html
*  Risk-Taking Tournaments: Theory and Experimental Evidence
We show that risk-taking behavior crucially depends on this correlation as well as on the size of a potential lead of one of ... We study risk-taking behavior in a simple two person tournament in a theoretical model as well as a laboratory experiment. ... "Tournament Rewards and Risk Taking," Papers 32-99, Tel Aviv. * Hans K. Hvide, 2000. "Tournament Rewards and Risk Taking," ... "2015/01 No guts, no glory: An experiment on excessive risk-taking by Kristoffer W. Eriksen and Ola Kvaløy," UiS Working Papers ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/iza/izadps/dp3400.html
*  Risk Taking and Information Aggregation in Groups
They then make a decision under risk on behalf of the group using a random dictatorship mechanism, as well as an individual ... Group members come to the table with an individual preference for a choice under risk, based on privately received information ... We report an experiment examining risk taking and information aggregation in groups. ... "Risk Taking in Social Settings: Group and Peer Effects," Discussion Papers 2013-01, The Centre for Decision Research and ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/not/notcdx/2014-09.html
*  Young drivers' risk-taking revealed | RAC Drive
The North West region is home to the highest proportion of young risk-takers on the roads, the survey found, with almost one in ... saying that changing the tracks on an MP3 player does not pose a risk. ...
  https://www.rac.co.uk/drive/news/motoring-news/young-drivers-risk-taking-revealed/
*  risk-taking - Innovation Excellence
Innovation is Creativity x Risk Taking. Robert F Brands August 18, 2012 Leave a comment ... Innovation is impossible to achieve without taking a necessary amount of risk. In a world where the success rate of new product ... An effective innovation leader should encourage creativity and risk taking, while also practicing a tolerance for failure. ... Risk: The Unavoidable Rite of Passage in Value Creation in Innovation. Robert F Brands August 11, 2015 Leave a comment ...
  http://innovationexcellence.com/blog/tag/risk-taking/
*  More Risk-Taking Restraints Needed for Banks: Frank
... Reuters Published 9:23 AM ET Fri, 25 July 2008 Updated 1:09 PM ET Thu, 5 ... but that risk-taking restraints were needed. ... but that risk-taking restraints were needed. ...
  https://www.cnbc.com/id/25847338
*  Dottie Herman: The Secret to Real Estate Risk-Taking
... 12/19/2017 1:30AM Dottie Herman is CEO of Douglas Elliman, one of ... elaborate on that account so it did that change your attitude toward risk well IMO if a turn and on but but not I would take ... beach I I could go to the I work on a high and loans all over I took that very little Pfau and then sometimes I couldn't take ... I'm taking the kids thing going to leave the upcoming or I'm going anyway though he had no choice we went we had a wonderful ...
  http://www.wsj.com/podcasts/dottie-herman-the-secret-to-real-estate-risk-taking/478A8D4D-5849-4048-A46B-DAF850F1447F.html
*  Risk-Taking and Optimal Taxation with Nontradable Human Capital
What are the effects of taxation on individual/entrepreneurs' risk-taking behavior? This paper re-examines this old question in ... A labor income tax may actually raise demand for the risky capital asset if human capital risk and physical capital risk are ... then the effect depends on the nature of interaction between wage risk and investment income risk. ... The idiosyncratic risk and nontradability of human capital also have implications for optimal taxation. When the insurance and ...
  http://www.imf.org/en/Publications/WP/Issues/2016/12/30/Risk-Taking-and-Optimal-Taxation-with-Nontradable-Human-Capital-856
*  Taxation and Risk Taking: A General Equilibrium Perspective
Implications for behavior (private and total risk taking) and welfare are immediate. Moreover, these results are independent of ... both of which absorb no private risk and yield certain revenue. The concept of equivalence employed is strong: two regimes are ... Taxation and risk taking are examined in a general equilibrium model that incorporates uncertain government revenue in a ... "Some Additional Results on Investment, Risk Taking, and Full Loss Offset Corporate Taxation with Interest Deductibility," The ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/nbr/nberwo/3709.html
*  The effect of TARP on bank risk-taking
In this paper, we consider the effect of the TARP capital injections on bank risk taking by analyzing the risk ratings of banks ... For large banks, the increase in risk-taking without an increase in lending is suggestive of moral hazard due to government ... The results indicate that, relative to non-TARP banks, the risk of loan originations increased at large TARP banks but ... However, recipients of TARP funds were then encouraged to make additional loans despite increased borrower risk. ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/fip/fedgif/1043.html
*  Neuroscience Series - Neuroscience of Risk-Taking in Adolescence
... Anne and Henry Zarrow School of Social Work, 700 Elm Avenue, ... Neuroscience Series - Neuroscience of Risk-Taking in Adolescence. In this lecture, attendees will learn about the modular ...
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*  Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk-Taking?
"Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk-Taking?," NBER Working Papers 16868, National Bureau of Economic ... "Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk Taking?," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies ... Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services. ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/nbr/nberwo/16868.html
*  Short clip: Creating a culture of risk-taking - Video | ZDNet
Short clip: Creating a culture of risk-taking. About Short clip: Creating a culture of risk-taking 3:08 / September 26, 2006 ... Short clip: Creating a culture of risk-taking In an interview with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber, Steve Cooper explains how ...
  https://www.zdnet.com/video/short-clip-creating-a-culture-of-risk-taking/
*  Strategic Risk Taking: A Framework for Risk Management | InformIT
... investors and companies can lose money due to risk and therefore we typically penalize companies for taking risks. ... Strategic Risk Taking: A Framework for Risk Management is the first book to take this broader view, encompassing both risk ... investors and companies can lose money due to risk and therefore we typically penalize companies for taking risks. That's why ... Successful Risk-Taking Organizations Do Not Get There by Accident . . . . . . . 376. Conclusion ...
  http://www.informit.com/store/strategic-risk-taking-a-framework-for-risk-management-9780132364324
*  UBS admits excessive risk-taking led to $37bn write-down - Telegraph
UBS has admitted that its thirst for profit coupled with poor risk control was to blame for its vast credit losses, ahead of ... There appears to have been a lack of challenge on the risk and reward to business area plans within the investment bank at a ... UBS has admitted that its thirst for profit coupled with poor risk control was to blame for its vast credit losses, ahead of ... It added: "Especially when compared to discussions of risk issues". The review found that the troubled bank had allowed the ...
  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/banksandfinance/2788609/UBS-admits-excessive-risk-taking-led-to-37bn-write-down.html
*  Mutual Risk-Taking for Peace in Middle East - CSMonitor.com
... who have taken risks for peace. This, I believe, is the new thinking that must shape our work if peace is to become a reality. ... Arab-Americans, therefore, must not take any steps that might jeopardize peace. At the same time, I noted that it is equally ... Anybody who raises the question of cutting aid to Israel puts the peace process at risk.'' ... taking on new priorities, and discovering a new center in the Middle East policy debate. While still defending principles we ...
  https://www.csmonitor.com/1993/1105/letter1.html
*  The Flaws That Refresh: A Risk-Taking Renee Fleming (washingtonpost.com)
The Flaws That Refresh: A Risk-Taking Renee Fleming. By Philip Kennicott ... Fleming is a smart tourist of song, a sensible risk-taker of the "I'll try anything once" variety, but someone who always finds ... She's grown in recent years, yet on Tuesday, the surprise was imperfection, some admirable risks and a few authentic flaws. Her ...
  http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A31084-2005Feb16.html
*  ACE's Greenberg: Risk-Taking Thwarted by Government | PropertyCasualty360
ACE's Greenberg: Risk-Taking Thwarted by Government. Evan G. Greenberg, chairman and chief executive officer of ACE, says ... Taking the mystery out of insurance agency M&As. Angie Herbers , April 20, 2018. ... See what you may be missing to improve risk assessments and overall profitability. ...
  https://www.propertycasualty360.com/2012/04/10/aces-greenberg-risk-taking-thwarted-by-government?t=captives