Cooperation in small groups: the effect of group size

We study the effect of group size on cooperation in voluntary contribution mechanism games. As in previous experiments, we study four- and eight-person groups in high and low marginal per capita return (MPCR) conditions. We find a positive effect of group size in the low MPCR condition, as in previo...

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Volume: 18
Main Author: Nosenzo, Daniele
Quercia, Simone
Sefton, Martin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Boston Springer US 01.03.2015
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Springer
published in: Experimental Economics Vol. 18; no. 1; pp. 4 - 14
Editor: Walker, James
Issac, Mark
ORCID: 0000-0002-4307-5219
0000-0002-0831-5408
0000-0002-1327-7311
Data of publication: 20150300
ISSN: 1386-4157
1573-6938
EISSN: 1573-6938
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
H41
C72
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Springer Journals Complete - Open Access
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