Promises Undone: How Committed Pledges Impact Donations to Charity
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- Toke R. Fosgaard & Adriaan R. Soetevent, 2018. "Promises undone: How committed pledges impact donations to charity," IFRO Working Paper 2018/03, University of Copenhagen, Department of Food and Resource Economics.
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- James Andreoni & Marta Serra-Garcia, 2019. "The Pledging Puzzle: How Can Revocable Promises Increase Charitable Giving," CESifo Working Paper Series 7965, CESifo.
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KeywordsCharitable fundraising; Field experiment; Image motivation;
- C93 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Design of Experiments - - - Field Experiments
- D64 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Altruism; Philanthropy; Intergenerational Transfers
- D91 - Microeconomics - - Micro-Based Behavioral Economics - - - Role and Effects of Psychological, Emotional, Social, and Cognitive Factors on Decision Making
- H41 - Public Economics - - Publicly Provided Goods - - - Public Goods
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-CBE-2018-05-14 (Cognitive & Behavioural Economics)
- NEP-EXP-2018-05-14 (Experimental Economics)
- NEP-PAY-2018-05-14 (Payment Systems & Financial Technology)
- NEP-SOC-2018-05-14 (Social Norms & Social Capital)
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