Data to replicate "Perceived Risks and Benefits in Medical Remedies and Procedures: What do Men and Women Think?", published by Revista de Administração Mackenzie

Published: 26 August 2022| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/z8zptfwj7n.2
Wesley Mendes-Da-Silva


Our research question is basically the following: Are men more inclined to assume risks than women? The answer to this question is of immediate relevance to various economic issues, including human behavior with regard to licit drugs consumption. This paper aims to identify the benefit perception in the consumption of medications centered on pharmaceutical risk assessment.


Steps to reproduce

This data set and questionnaire are related to a survey (N > 1,000 respondents) in Sao Paulo/Brazil about Risk in Licit Drugs and Medical Procedures.


Fundacao Getulio Vargas Escola de Administracao de Empresas de Sao Paulo


Drugs Toxicology, Behavioral Finance, Gender, Decision Making