Does stake size matter in trust games?
In a trust game conducted in rural Bangladesh, the proportion of money sent decreased significantly with the stake size. Still, even with very large stakes few followed the conventional economic prediction and sent nothing.
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|Date of creation:||08 Aug 2004|
|Publication status:||Published as Johansson-Stenman, Olof, Minhaj Mahmud and Peter Martinsson, 'Does stake size matter in trust games?' in Economics Letters, 2005, pages 365-369.|
|Note:||Published in Economics Letters, 2005, Vol. 88, p p. 365-369.|
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