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Freedom, enforcement, and the social dilemma of strong altruism


  • Hannelore De Silva


  • Christoph Hauert
  • Arne Traulsen
  • Karl Sigmund


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  • Hannelore De Silva & Christoph Hauert & Arne Traulsen & Karl Sigmund, 2010. "Freedom, enforcement, and the social dilemma of strong altruism," Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Springer, vol. 20(2), pages 203-217, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:joevec:v:20:y:2010:i:2:p:203-217 DOI: 10.1007/s00191-009-0162-8

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    1. Guth, Werner & Levati, M. Vittoria & Sutter, Matthias & van der Heijden, Eline, 2007. "Leading by example with and without exclusion power in voluntary contribution experiments," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(5-6), pages 1023-1042, June.
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    3. Giovanni Dosi & Giorgio Fagiolo & Andrea Roventini, 2006. "An Evolutionary Model of Endogenous Business Cycles," Computational Economics, Springer;Society for Computational Economics, vol. 27(1), pages 3-34, February.
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    1. Karl Sigmund & Christoph Hauert & Arne Traulsen & Hannelore Silva, 2011. "Social Control and the Social Contract: The Emergence of Sanctioning Systems for Collective Action," Dynamic Games and Applications, Springer, vol. 1(1), pages 149-171, March.
    2. Hannes Rusch, 2017. "Shared Intentions: Collaboration Evolving," MAGKS Papers on Economics 201739, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Department of Economics (Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung).
    3. Matthias Greiff, 2013. "Rewards and the private provision of public goods on dynamic networks," Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Springer, vol. 23(5), pages 1001-1021, November.

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    Evolutionary game theory; Public goods games; Cooperation; Costly punishment; Social dilemma ; Strong altruism; Voluntary interactions; C73;

    JEL classification:

    • C73 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Stochastic and Dynamic Games; Evolutionary Games


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