Conditional Cooperation on Three Continents

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Todd Cherry Ph.D., Professor (Creator)
Appalachian State University (ASU )
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Abstract: We show in a public goods experiment on three continents that conditional cooperation is a universal behavioral regularity. Yet, the number of conditional cooperators and the extent of conditional cooperation are much higher in the United States than anywhere else.

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Todd Cherry, Martin G. Kocher, Stephan Kroll, Robert J. Netzer, Matthias Sutter (2008) "Conditional Cooperation on Three Continents" Economic Letters Volume 101 Issue 3 [ DOI: 10.1016 j.econlet.2008.07.015] Version of Record Available From (
Language: English
Date: 2008
conditional cooperation, public goods, experiment

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