Volunteering and Income – The Fallacy of the Good Samaritan?

SUMMARY This paper explores individual motives for volunteering. The analysis is based on the interpretation of volunteering as a consumption good (consumption model) or as a mean to increase individual's own human capital (investment model). We present an econometric framework taking into acco...

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Volume: 60
Main Author: Hackl, Franz
Halla, Martin
Pruckner, Gerald J
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.02.2007
WILEY
Wiley Blackwell
published in: Kyklos (Basel) Vol. 60; no. 1; pp. 77 - 104
Data of publication: February 2007
ISSN: 0023-5962
1467-6435
EISSN: 1467-6435
Discipline: Social Sciences (General)
Economics
Bibliography: franz.hackl@jku.at
All authors: Department of Economics, Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Altenbergerstr. 69, A‐4040 Linz, Austria. E‐mail
martin.halla@jku.at
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gerald.pruckner@jku.at
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Series: Kyklos
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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