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Choking under pressure and gender

evidence from professional tennis

Danny Cohen-Zada (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and IZA), Alex Krumer (SEW, University of St. Gallen), Mosi Rosenboim (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev), Offer Moshe Shapir (New York University Shanghai and Sapir Academic College) ; IZA, Institute of Labor Economics

We exploit a unique setting in which two professionals compete in a real-life tennis contest with high monetary rewards in order to assess how men and women respond to competitive pressure. Comparing their performance in low-stakes versus high-stakes situations, we find that men consistently choke u...

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Main Author: Cohen-Zada, Danny
Krumer, Alex
Rosenboim, Mosi
Shapir, Offer Moshe
Format: eBook
Language: English
Related: Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ¬[Herausgebendes Organ]
Ort : Verlag : ErscheinungsdatumBonn, Germany : IZA Institute of Labor Economics : February 2017
Extent: 1 Online-Ressource (44 Seiten) : Diagramme
Umfang: (Dateityp; Kodierungsformat)Textdatei; PDF
Series: IZA DP ; no. 10587
Links: Fulltext
HBZ-ID: HT019256292 » further libraries in North Rhine-Westphalia
Database: ULB Bonn