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The price-quality inference measurement items (three items) were from Lichtenstein, Ridgway, and Netemeyer (1993), and the risk averseness items (four items) were from Bergen, Heide, and Dutta (1998).
Three of the most widely accepted explanations are intertemporal discounting, task averseness, and certain personality traits.
38) Averseness to external regulation was present at the very inception of mercantile activity.
These characteristics are important because they may directly affect a firm's management style, risk averseness, and corporate behavior.
The consensus among group members, ranked in order of importance was as follows: importance of the entrepreneur in regards to passion, persistence, risk averseness and leadership qualities; the importance of a well rounded management team which would help make up for or enhance any of the qualities that the entrepreneur lacked; prior experience in a successful venture; and relevant alliances within the industry
From a cognitive perspective, increasing risk averseness, lack of openness to new information, and increasing complacency are the underlying psychological processes that are associated with greater tenure (Pelz and Andrews, 1966; Dubin, 1972; Katz, 1982).
This Puritan averseness to the physical, the sensuous, the dispersive, the 'natural' in all its degrees and kinds, develops and involves an objectively wider intolerance than do any of the historic, institutional creeds.
The risk averseness of defendants who settle rather than take a chance before a jury without a cap on punitive awards suggests that imposing a punitive cap could promote trial rather than settlement of cases with large potential punitive awards.
One of the things that I'm constantly amazed by often times is the risk averseness of the nonprofit community, from a business perspective.
With respect to the principal, the assumption of risk averseness is relaxed in favor of an assumption of risk neutrality because principals presumably are able to diversify their investments.
Where they do so is contingent upon the risk averseness of a specific people, and this differs between countries.
A high uncertainty avoidance score represents a risk averseness and a predilection for planning.