Gender and Generosity: Does Degree of Anonymity or Group Gender Composition Matter?
Employing a two-by-two factorial design that manipulates whether dictator groups are single or mixed-sex and whether procedures are single or double-blind, we examine gender effects in a standard dictator game. No gender effects were found in any of the experimental treatments. Moreover, neither single- versus mixed-sex groups nor level of anonymity had any impact on either male or female behavior.
|Date of creation:||2009|
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|Publication status:||Published in Experimental Economics (2010), Vol. 13, 299-308.|
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