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Luigi Butera

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Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics
University of Chicago

Chicago, Illinois (United States)
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Working papers

  1. Luigi Butera & Philip J. Grossman & Daniel Houser & John A. List & Marie-Claire Villeval, 2020. "A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science-With An Application to the Public Goods Game," NBER Working Papers 26801, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Luigi Butera & Philip J Grossman & Daniel Houser & John A List & Marie Claire Villeval, 2020. "A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science With An Application to the Public Goods GameA Review," Working Papers halshs-02512932, HAL.
  3. Yansong Li & Elise Météreau & Ignacio Obeso & Luigi Butera & Marie Claire Villeval & Jean-Claude Dreher, 2020. "Endogenous testosterone is associated with increased striatal response to audience effects during prosocial choices," Post-Print hal-02990573, HAL.
  4. Chen Qu & Elise Météreau & Luigi Butera & Marie Claire Villeval & Jean-Claude Dreher & Matthew Rushworth, 2019. "Neurocomputational mechanisms at play when weighing concerns for extrinsic rewards, moral values, and social image," Post-Print halshs-02193425, HAL.
  5. Luigi Butera & Robert Metcalfe & William Morrison & Dmitry Taubinsky, 2019. "Measuring the Welfare Effects of Shame and Pride," NBER Working Papers 25637, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Luigi Butera & John List, 2017. "An Economic Approach to Alleviate the Crisis of Confidence in Science: With an Application to the Public Goods Game," Artefactual Field Experiments 00608, The Field Experiments Website.
  7. Luigi Butera & Daniel Houser, 2016. "Delegating Altruism: Toward an Understanding of Agency in Charitable Giving," Working Papers 1060, George Mason University, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science.
  8. Jason A. Aimone & Luigi Butera & Thomas Stratmann, 2014. "Altruistic Punishment in Elections," CESifo Working Paper Series 4945, CESifo.
  9. Luigi Butera & Jeffrey Horn, 2013. "Good News, Bad News, and Social Image: The Market for Charitable Giving," Working Papers 1041, George Mason University, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science, revised Mar 2016.
  10. Luigi Butera, 2012. "Good and Bad News in the market for charitable giving: experimental evidence," Post-Print halshs-00759078, HAL.
  11. Luigi Butera, 2011. "Audience effect on two types of pro-social behavior: an fMRI Investigation," Post-Print halshs-00658316, HAL.
  12. Luigi Butera & Jean-Claude Dreher & Elise Météreau & Marie Claire Villeval, 2010. "Self-Image and Donations," Post-Print halshs-00587470, HAL.

Articles

  1. Luigi Butera & Robert Metcalfe & William Morrison & Dmitry Taubinsky, 2022. "Measuring the Welfare Effects of Shame and Pride," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 112(1), pages 122-168, January.
  2. Butera, Luigi & Horn, Jeffrey, 2020. "“Give less but give smart”: Experimental evidence on the effects of public information about quality on giving," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 171(C), pages 59-76.
  3. Butera, Luigi & Houser, Daniel, 2018. "Delegating altruism: Toward an understanding of agency in charitable giving," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 155(C), pages 99-109.
  4. Aimone, Jason A. & Butera, Luigi & Stratmann, Thomas, 2018. "Altruistic punishment in elections," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 53(C), pages 149-160.

Citations

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  1. Luigi Butera & John List, 2017. "An Economic Approach to Alleviate the Crisis of Confidence in Science: With an Application to the Public Goods Game," Artefactual Field Experiments 00608, The Field Experiments Website.

    Mentioned in:

    1. Wednesday assorted links
      by Tyler Cowen in Marginal Revolution on 2017-04-19 20:48:19
    2. Friday links: the most famous ecologist, March for Science, and more
      by ? in Dynamic Ecology on 2017-04-21 16:00:00

Working papers

  1. Luigi Butera & Philip J. Grossman & Daniel Houser & John A. List & Marie-Claire Villeval, 2020. "A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science-With An Application to the Public Goods Game," NBER Working Papers 26801, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

    Cited by:

    1. Robert Ammerman & Anne Duggan & John List & Lauren Supplee & Dana Suskind, 2021. "The role of open science practices in scaling evidence-based prevention programs," Natural Field Experiments 00741, The Field Experiments Website.
    2. Igor Asanov & Christoph Buehren & Panagiota Zacharodimou, 2020. "The power of experiments: How big is your n?," MAGKS Papers on Economics 202032, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Department of Economics (Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung).
    3. John List & Azeem Shaikh & Atom Vayalinkal, 2021. "Multiple Testing with Covariate Adjustment in Experimental Economics," Natural Field Experiments 00732, The Field Experiments Website.
    4. Ahsanuzzaman, & Palm-Forster, Leah H. & Suter, Jordan F., 2022. "Experimental evidence of common pool resource use in the presence of uncertainty," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 194(C), pages 139-160.

  2. Luigi Butera & Philip J Grossman & Daniel Houser & John A List & Marie Claire Villeval, 2020. "A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science With An Application to the Public Goods GameA Review," Working Papers halshs-02512932, HAL.

    Cited by:

    1. Robert Ammerman & Anne Duggan & John List & Lauren Supplee & Dana Suskind, 2021. "The role of open science practices in scaling evidence-based prevention programs," Natural Field Experiments 00741, The Field Experiments Website.
    2. Igor Asanov & Christoph Buehren & Panagiota Zacharodimou, 2020. "The power of experiments: How big is your n?," MAGKS Papers on Economics 202032, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Department of Economics (Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung).
    3. John List & Azeem Shaikh & Atom Vayalinkal, 2021. "Multiple Testing with Covariate Adjustment in Experimental Economics," Natural Field Experiments 00732, The Field Experiments Website.
    4. Ahsanuzzaman, & Palm-Forster, Leah H. & Suter, Jordan F., 2022. "Experimental evidence of common pool resource use in the presence of uncertainty," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 194(C), pages 139-160.

  3. Chen Qu & Elise Météreau & Luigi Butera & Marie Claire Villeval & Jean-Claude Dreher & Matthew Rushworth, 2019. "Neurocomputational mechanisms at play when weighing concerns for extrinsic rewards, moral values, and social image," Post-Print halshs-02193425, HAL.

    Cited by:

    1. Marie Claire Villeval, 2019. "Comportements (non) éthiques et stratégies morales," Post-Print halshs-02445185, HAL.
    2. Y Hu & Am Pereira & X Gao & Bm Campos & Edmund A. Derrington & Brice Corgnet & X Zhou & F Cendes & Jean-Claude Dreher, 2021. "Right temporoparietal junction underlies avoidance of moral transgression in Autism Spectrum Disorder," Post-Print hal-02990821, HAL.
    3. Yansong Li & Elise Météreau & Ignacio Obeso & Luigi Butera & Marie Claire Villeval & Jean-Claude Dreher, 2020. "Endogenous testosterone is associated with increased striatal response to audience effects during prosocial choices," Post-Print hal-02990573, HAL.
    4. Taofeng Liu & Mariusz Lipowski, 2021. "Sports Gamification: Evaluation of Its Impact on Learning Motivation and Performance in Higher Education," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 18(3), pages 1-12, January.

  4. Luigi Butera & Robert Metcalfe & William Morrison & Dmitry Taubinsky, 2019. "Measuring the Welfare Effects of Shame and Pride," NBER Working Papers 25637, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

    Cited by:

    1. Laura Derksen & Jason Kerwin & Natalia Ordaz Reynoso & Olivier Sterck, 2021. "Appointments: A More Effective Commitment Device for Health Behaviors," Papers 2110.06876, arXiv.org.
    2. Armenak Antinyan & Zareh Asatryan, 2020. "Nudging for Tax Compliance: A Meta-Analysis," CESifo Working Paper Series 8500, CESifo.
    3. Ericson, Keith M. Marzilli, 2020. "When consumers do not make an active decision: Dynamic default rules and their equilibrium effects," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 124(C), pages 369-385.
    4. Simon Haenni & Guilherme Lichand, 2020. "Harming to signal: child marriage vs. public donations in Malawi," ECON - Working Papers 348, Department of Economics - University of Zurich.
    5. Ritwik Banerjee & Priyoma Mustafi, 2020. "Using social recognition to address the gender difference in volunteering for low-promotability tasks," Papers 2012.13514, arXiv.org.
    6. Kessler, Judd B. & Low, Corinne & Singhal, Monica, 2021. "Social policy instruments and the compliance environment," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 192(C), pages 248-267.
    7. Perino, Grischa & Schwirplies, Claudia, 2022. "Meaty arguments and fishy effects: Field experimental evidence on the impact of reasons to reduce meat consumption," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 114(C).
    8. Gauri, Varun & Jamison, Julian C. & Mazar, Nina & Ozier, Owen, 2019. "Motivating Bureaucrats through Social Recognition: External Validity — A Tale of Two States," IZA Discussion Papers 12251, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).

  5. Luigi Butera & John List, 2017. "An Economic Approach to Alleviate the Crisis of Confidence in Science: With an Application to the Public Goods Game," Artefactual Field Experiments 00608, The Field Experiments Website.

    Cited by:

    1. Omar Al-Ubaydli & John List & Claire Mackevicius & Min Sok Lee & Dana Suskind, 2019. "How Can Experiments Play a Greater Role in Public Policy? 12 Proposals from an Economic Model of Scaling," Artefactual Field Experiments 00679, The Field Experiments Website.
    2. Luigi Butera & Philip J Grossman & Daniel Houser & John A List & Marie Claire Villeval, 2020. "A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science With An Application to the Public Goods GameA Review," Working Papers halshs-02512932, HAL.
    3. Kewei Hou & Chen Xue & Lu Zhang, 2017. "Replicating Anomalies," NBER Working Papers 23394, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    4. Luigi Butera & Philip J. Grossman & Daniel Houser & John A. List & Marie Claire Villeval, 2020. "A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science - With an Application to the Public Goods Game," Monash Economics Working Papers 03-20, Monash University, Department of Economics.
    5. Billur Aksoy & Silvana Krasteva, 2020. "When does less information translate into more giving to public goods?," Experimental Economics, Springer;Economic Science Association, vol. 23(4), pages 1148-1177, December.
    6. Allan Drazen & Anna Dreber Almenberg & Erkut Y. Ozbay & Erik Snowberg, 2019. "A Journal-Based Replication of “Being Chosen to Lead”," NBER Working Papers 26444, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    7. Eszter Czibor & David Jimenez-Gomez & John A. List, 2019. "The Dozen Things Experimental Economists Should Do (More of)," NBER Working Papers 25451, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    8. Davide Pace & Joël van der Weele, 2020. "Curbing Carbon: An Experiment on Uncertainty and Information about CO2 emissions," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 20-059/I, Tinbergen Institute.
    9. Steven Tucker & Shuze Ding & Volodymyr Lugovskyy & Daniela Puzzello & Arlington Williams, 2017. "Cash versus Extra-Credit Incentives in Experimental Asset Markets," Working Papers in Economics 17/21, University of Waikato.
    10. Caleb A. Cox & Brock Stoddard, 2021. "Common-Value Public Goods and Informational Social Dilemmas," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 13(2), pages 343-369, May.
    11. Bulte, Erwin & Di Falco, Salvatore & Lensink, Robert, 2020. "Randomized interventions and “real” treatment effects: A cautionary tale and an example," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 127(C).
    12. Elif E. Demiral & Johanna Mollerstrom, 2018. "The Entitlement Effect in the Ultimatum Game - Does It Even Exist?," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 1756, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
    13. Demiral, Elif E. & Mollerstrom, Johanna, 2020. "The entitlement effect in the ultimatum game – does it even exist?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 175(C), pages 341-352.
    14. Igor Asanov & Christoph Buehren & Panagiota Zacharodimou, 2020. "The power of experiments: How big is your n?," MAGKS Papers on Economics 202032, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Department of Economics (Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung).

  6. Luigi Butera & Daniel Houser, 2016. "Delegating Altruism: Toward an Understanding of Agency in Charitable Giving," Working Papers 1060, George Mason University, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science.

    Cited by:

    1. Briscese, Guglielmo, 2019. "Generous by default: A field experiment on designing defaults that align with past behaviour on charitable giving," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 74(C).
    2. Christine L. Exley, 2020. "Using Charity Performance Metrics as an Excuse Not to Give," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 66(2), pages 553-563, February.
    3. Butera, Luigi & Horn, Jeffrey, 2020. "“Give less but give smart”: Experimental evidence on the effects of public information about quality on giving," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 171(C), pages 59-76.
    4. Antonio Filippin & Manuela Raimondi, 2018. "The Patron Game: the Individual Provision of a Public Good," Games, MDPI, vol. 9(2), pages 1-20, June.
    5. Ackfeld, Viola & Ockenfels, Axel, 2021. "Do people intervene to make others behave prosocially?," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 128(C), pages 58-72.
    6. Luca Corazzini & Christopher Cotton & Tommaso Reggiani, 2020. "Delegation and coordination with multiple threshold public goods: experimental evidence," Experimental Economics, Springer;Economic Science Association, vol. 23(4), pages 1030-1068, December.
    7. Judd B. Kessler & Katherine L. Milkman & C. Yiwei Zhang, 2019. "Getting the Rich and Powerful to Give," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 65(9), pages 4049-4062, September.

  7. Jason A. Aimone & Luigi Butera & Thomas Stratmann, 2014. "Altruistic Punishment in Elections," CESifo Working Paper Series 4945, CESifo.

    Cited by:

    1. Vardan Baghdasaryan & Giovanna Iannantuoni & Valeria Maggian, 2017. "Electoral fraud and voter turnout: An experimental study," Working Papers 1716, Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique Lyon St-Étienne (GATE Lyon St-Étienne), Université de Lyon.
    2. Gregory DeAngelo & Bryan C. McCannon, 2019. "Political competition in judge and prosecutor elections," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 48(2), pages 167-193, October.

  8. Luigi Butera & Jeffrey Horn, 2013. "Good News, Bad News, and Social Image: The Market for Charitable Giving," Working Papers 1041, George Mason University, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science, revised Mar 2016.

    Cited by:

    1. Adena, Maja & Alizade, Jeyhun & Bohner, Frauke & Harke, Julian & Mesters, Fabio, 2018. "Quality certifications for nonprofits, charitable giving, and donor's trust: experimental evidence," Discussion Papers, Research Unit: Economics of Change SP II 2017-302r, WZB Berlin Social Science Center.
    2. Christine L. Exley, 2020. "Using Charity Performance Metrics as an Excuse Not to Give," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 66(2), pages 553-563, February.
    3. Brown, Alexander L. & Meer, Jonathan & Williams, J. Forrest, 2017. "Social distance and quality ratings in charity choice," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 66(C), pages 9-15.
    4. Manuel Foerster & Joel (J.J.) van der Weele, 2018. "Persuasion, justification and the communication of social impact," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 18-067/I, Tinbergen Institute.
    5. Nadine Chlaß & Lata Gangadharan & Kristy Jones, 2021. "Charitable giving and intermediation: a principal agent problem with hidden prices," Monash Economics Working Papers 2021-14, Monash University, Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Luigi Butera & Robert Metcalfe & William Morrison & Dmitry Taubinsky, 2022. "Measuring the Welfare Effects of Shame and Pride," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 112(1), pages 122-168, January.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  2. Butera, Luigi & Horn, Jeffrey, 2020. "“Give less but give smart”: Experimental evidence on the effects of public information about quality on giving," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 171(C), pages 59-76.

    Cited by:

    1. Margaret Samahita & Leonhard K. Lades, 2021. "The Unintended Side Effects of Regulating Charities: Donors Penalise Administrative Burden Almost as Much as Overheads," Working Papers 202106, School of Economics, University College Dublin.
    2. Iman Parsa & Mahyar Eftekhar & Charles J Corbett, 2022. "Does governance ease the overhead squeeze experienced by nonprofits?," Production and Operations Management, Production and Operations Management Society, vol. 31(8), pages 3288-3303, August.
    3. Johannes Diederich & Raphael Epperson & Timo Goeschl, 2022. "How to Design the Ask? Funding Units vs. Giving Money," Working Papers 2022-18, Faculty of Economics and Statistics, University of Innsbruck.
    4. Diederich, Johannes & Epperson, Raphael & Goeschl, Timo, 2022. "How to Design the Ask? Funding Units vs. Giving Money," Working Papers 0721, University of Heidelberg, Department of Economics.

  3. Butera, Luigi & Houser, Daniel, 2018. "Delegating altruism: Toward an understanding of agency in charitable giving," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 155(C), pages 99-109.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  4. Aimone, Jason A. & Butera, Luigi & Stratmann, Thomas, 2018. "Altruistic punishment in elections," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 53(C), pages 149-160.
    See citations under working paper version above.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 11 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (11) 2013-06-16 2016-06-25 2017-04-16 2017-05-07 2019-03-18 2020-02-24 2020-03-23 2020-04-06 2020-07-13 2021-03-08 2021-08-16. Author is listed
  2. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (6) 2017-04-16 2017-05-07 2020-02-24 2020-03-23 2020-07-13 2021-03-08. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (4) 2017-04-16 2017-05-07 2020-02-24 2021-03-08
  4. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (4) 2013-06-16 2016-06-25 2017-04-16 2017-05-07
  5. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (3) 2013-06-16 2017-04-16 2020-03-23
  6. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2019-03-18
  7. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2020-03-23
  8. NEP-ISF: Islamic Finance (1) 2021-08-16
  9. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2016-06-25
  10. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2021-08-16
  11. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (1) 2019-03-18

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