A Puncher’s chance: Expected gain and risk taking in a market for superstars

•Study effect of reduction in top-incomes on risk taking.•Uses a natural experiment in the context of Mixed Martial Arts promotions.•Finds that reduction in top-incomes significantly decreases risk-taking. Do policies that decrease potential earnings at the top of the income distribution induce agen...

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Volume: 66
Main Author: Roulleau-Pasdeloup, Jordan
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.10.2020
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published in: Labour economics Vol. 66; pp. 101890 - 101898
ORCID: 0000-0001-8294-6200
Data of publication: October 2020
ISSN: 0927-5371
1879-1034
EISSN: 1879-1034
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
H00
D31
D81
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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