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Norms in an asymmetric Public Good experiment

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  • Spiller, Jörg
  • Ufert, Aneta
  • Vetter, Patrick
  • Will, Ulrike

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In a Public Good experiment we find that rich and poor players have different fairness considerations and that contributions are influenced but not determined by what they think is ‘right’ and by ‘what others do’ who are like them.

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  • Spiller, Jörg & Ufert, Aneta & Vetter, Patrick & Will, Ulrike, 2016. "Norms in an asymmetric Public Good experiment," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 142(C), pages 35-44.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:142:y:2016:i:c:p:35-44
    DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2016.01.014
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