Externality and framing effects in a bribery experiment
Using a simple one-shot bribery game, we find evience of a negative externality effect and a framing effect.� When the losses suffered by a third parties due to a bribe being offered and accepted are increased bribes are less likely to be offered and accepted.� And when the game is presented as a bribery scenario instead of in abstract terms bribes are less likely to be offered and accepted.� We discuss two possible reasons as to why our experiment leads to the identification of these effects while previous experiments did not.
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