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Monetary and Nonmonetary Punishment in the Voluntary Contributions Mechanism

  • David Masclet
  • Charles Noussair
  • Steven Tucker
  • Marie-Claire Villeval

In this paper we replicate and extend the experiment of Fehr and Gaechter (2000) that analyzes the effect of an opportunity to punish others on the level contributions in the Voluntary Contributions Mechanism.

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Article provided by American Economic Association in its journal American Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 93 (2003)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 366-380

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