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17. Ann prefers an improving sequence of annual wages 25K, 30K, 35K to the
decreasing sequence 35K, 30K, 25K. Her behavior can be explained by
(A) discounted utility model with positive discounting;
(B) hyperbolic discounting model;
(C) procrastination;
(D) none of the above.
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17. Ann prefers an improving sequence of annual wages 25K, 30K, 35K to the decreasing sequence 35K, 30K, 25K. Her behavior can be explained by (A) discounted utility model with positive discounting; (B) hyperbolic discounting model; (C) procrastination; (D) none of the above.

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It is clear from the statement that she prefers an improving sequence of annual wages over the decreasing sequence.

(A) Discounted utility is the utility of future consumption at the present time period.

(B) Hyperbol...

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