# Calculating market risk premium

What is the market risk premium if the risk free rate is 5% and the expected market return is given as follows

State of Nature Probability Return

Boom 20% 30%

Average 70% 15%

Recession 10% -5%

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Expected Return=Probability of boom * Return in case of boom + Probability of average * ...

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