|Kocher, Martin G.; Martinsson, Peter; Myrseth, Kristian Ove R.; Wollbrant, Conny (Januar 2012): Strong, Bold, and Kind: Self-Control and Cooperation in Social Dilemmas. Münchener Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Beiträge (VWL) 2012-3|
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We develop a model relating self-control, risk preferences and conflict identification to cooperation patterns in social dilemmas. We subject our model to data from an experimental public goods game and a risk experiment, and we measure conflict identification and self-control. As predicted, we find a robust association between self-control and higher levels of cooperation, and the association is weaker for more risk-averse individuals. Free riders differ from other contributor types only in their tendency not to have identified a self-control conflict in the first place. Our model accounts for the data at least as well as do other models.
|Dokumententyp:||Paper (Discussion Paper)|
|Keywords:||self-control, cooperation, public good, risk, experiment|
Volkswirtschaft > Munich Discussion Papers in Economics
Volkswirtschaft > Lehrstühle > Seminar für Experimentelle Wirtschaftsforschung
|Themengebiete:||300 Sozialwissenschaften > 300 Sozialwissenschaft, Soziologie
300 Sozialwissenschaften > 330 Wirtschaft
|JEL Classification:||C91, D03, H40|
|Veröffentlicht am:||25. Jan. 2012 11:06|
|Letzte Änderungen:||06. Dez. 2016 07:07|
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