Resource title

Ostracism and the provision of a public good

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Resource description

We analyze the effects of ostracism on cooperation in a linear public good experiment. Our results show that introducing ostracism increases contributions. Despite reductions in group size due to ostracism, the net effect on earnings is positive and significant.

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Frank P. Maier-Rigaud, Peter Martinsson, Gianandrea Staffiero

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eng

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text/html

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http://hdl.handle.net/10419/26882

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