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    • Eliciting Individual-Specific Discount Rates 

      Cameron, Trudy Ann; Gerdes, Geoffrey R. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Economics, 2003-01-01)
      Longstanding debate over the appropriate social discount rate for public projects stems from our lack of knowledge about how individual discount rates vary across people and across choice contexts. Using a sample of roughly ...
    • Individual Option Prices for Climate Change Mitigation 

      Cameron, Trudy Ann (University of Oregon, Dept. of Economics, 2002-07-20)
      Willingness to pay for climate change mitigation depends on people's perceptions about just how bad things will get if nothing is done. Individual subjective distributions for future climate conditions are combined with ...
    • Updating Subjective Risks in the Presence of Conflicting Information: An Application to Climate Change 

      Cameron, Trudy Ann (University of Oregon, Dept. of Economics, 2001-07-14)
      Willingness to support public programs for risk management often depends on individual subjective risk perceptions in the face of uncertain science. As part of a larger study concerning climate change, we explore individual ...