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Working Papers

2020

  1. Does How We Measure Altruism Matter? Playing Both Roles in Dictator Games
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Donation for Disaster Relief: Learnings from Economic and Non-Economic Preferences Measured in Lab
    2020 Annual Meeting, July 26-28, Kansas City, Missouri, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads
  3. Fundraising Design: Key Issues, Unifying Framework, and Open Puzzles
    Artefactual Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Marketing Letters (2020)
  4. Subsidizing Unit Donations: Matches, Rebates, and Discounts Compared
    Working Papers, University of Heidelberg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Experimental Economics (2022)
  5. The Democratic Peace: An Experimental Test of a Causal Relation and of Underlying Mechanisms
    Working Papers, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics Downloads
  6. The Gender Leadership Gap: Insights from Experiments
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Chapter (2021)

2019

  1. Subsidizing Quantity Donations: Matches, Rebates, and Discounts Compared
    VfS Annual Conference 2019 (Leipzig): 30 Years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall - Democracy and Market Economy, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads

2018

  1. High-Capacity Donors’ Preferences for Charitable Giving
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2017

  1. It Pays to Be a Man: Rewards for Leaders in a Coordination Game
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads View citations (18)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2019)
  2. Measuring Trust: A Reinvestigation
    Working Papers, Texas A&M University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Southern Economic Journal (2018)

2016

  1. It's Not the Thought that Counts: A Field Experiment on Gift Exchange and Giving at a Public University
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)

2015

  1. Cracking Down on Bribery
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article in Social Choice and Welfare (2015)

2014

  1. A Field Experiment on Directed Giving at a Public University
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics) (2017)

2012

  1. Experiments in culture and corruption: a review
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (33)
  2. Giving versus Taking: A “Real Donation” Comparison of Warm Glow and Cold Prickle
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Giving versus Taking: A “Real Donation” Comparison of Warm Glow and Cold Prickle in a Context-Rich Environment
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Human capital investment by the poor: Informing policy with laboratory experiments
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2013)
  5. Loving the Long Shot: Risk Taking with Skewed Lotteries
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty (2015)

2011

  1. Anatomy of the Credit Score
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)

2010

  1. Human Capital Investment by the Poor: Informing Policy with Laboratory and Field Experiments
    CIRANO Working Papers, CIRANO Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Inconsistency Pays?: Time-inconsistent subjects and EU violators earn more
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (9)

2008

  1. Face Value
    Experimental Economics Center Working Paper Series, Experimental Economics Center, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University Downloads
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2011)
  2. Forecasting Risk Attitudes: An Experimental Study Using Actual and Forecast Gamble Choices
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (507)
  3. Gender and Negotiation in the Small: Are Women Perceived to Be More Cooperative than Men?
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (27)
  4. Sex and Risk: Experimental Evidence
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Chapter (2008)

2006

  1. Do Donors Care about Subsidy Type? An Experimental Study
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Subsidizing Charitable Contributions in the Field: Evidence from a Non-Secular Charity
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (8)

2005

  1. Subsidizing Charitable Contributions: A Field Test Comparing Matching and Rebate Subsidies
    Working Papers, The Field Experiments Website Downloads View citations (14)
    Also in Framed Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website (2005) Downloads View citations (35)

2004

  1. Giving to Secular Causes by the Religious and Nonreligious: An Experimental Test of the Responsiveness of Giving to Subsidies
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Saving Decisions of the Working Poor: Short-and Long-Term Horizons
    CIRANO Working Papers, CIRANO Downloads View citations (19)

2002

  1. Sex Differences and Statistical Stereotyping in Attitudes Toward Financial Risk
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (491)
  2. Will the Working Poor Invest in Human Capital? A Laboratory Experiment
    CIRANO Project Reports, CIRANO Downloads View citations (5)

1997

  1. Playing it Safe: Men, Women, and Risk Aversion
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics View citations (7)

Undated

  1. A Replication and Extension of Hoffman and Spitzer's Coase Theorem Experiments
    2017 Annual Meeting, July 30-August 1, Chicago, Illinois, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads

Journal Articles

2022

  1. Subsidizing unit donations: matches, rebates, and discounts compared
    Experimental Economics, 2022, 25, (2), 734-758 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2020)
  2. The effect of stereotypes on black college test scores at a historically black university
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2022, 194, (C), 408-424 Downloads

2020

  1. Fundraising design: key issues, unifying framework, and open puzzles
    Marketing Letters, 2020, 31, (4), 371-380 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2020)
  2. Independent vs. Coordinated Fundraising: Understanding the Role of Information
    European Economic Review, 2020, 127, (C) Downloads View citations (3)

2019

  1. Care provision: An experimental investigation
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2019, 157, (C), 615-630 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. It pays to be a man: Rewards for leaders in a coordination game
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2019, 161, (C), 197-215 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  3. Measuring individual risk preferences
    IZA World of Labor, 2019, 454 Downloads View citations (3)
  4. The proposer’s behavior in the ultimatum game in 11 Mexican villages
    Economics Letters, 2019, 177, (C), 5-8 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Worthiness versus Self‐Interest in Charitable Giving: Evidence from a Low‐Income, Minority Neighborhood
    Southern Economic Journal, 2019, 85, (4), 1196-1216 Downloads View citations (3)

2018

  1. Can I Rely on You?
    Games, 2018, 9, (4), 1-14 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Charity Begins at Home: A Lab-in-the-Field Experiment on Charitable Giving
    Games, 2018, 9, (4), 1-22 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Complexity in risk elicitation may affect the conclusions: A demonstration using gender differences
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2018, 56, (1), 1-17 Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Introduction to the Symposium in Experimental Economics in memory of John Van Huyck
    Experimental Economics, 2018, 21, (3), 481-486 Downloads
  5. Measuring trust: A reinvestigation
    Southern Economic Journal, 2018, 84, (4), 992-1000 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  6. Social Distance Matters in Dictator Games: Evidence from 11 Mexican Villages
    Games, 2018, 9, (4), 1-13 Downloads View citations (6)
  7. The 2D:4D ratio does not always correlate with economic behavior: A field experiment with African-Americans
    Economics & Human Biology, 2018, 30, (C), 172-181 Downloads View citations (1)
  8. Transmission of information within transnational social networks: a field experiment
    Experimental Economics, 2018, 21, (4), 905-923 Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. A Celebration of Vernon Smith's 90th Birthday and Lifetime Contributions to Economics, Southern Economic Association, 2016
    Southern Economic Journal, 2017, 83, (3), 639-643 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. A field experiment on directed giving at a public university
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2017, 66, (C), 66-71 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. Common identity and the voluntary provision of public goods: An experimental investigation
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2017, 142, (C), 32-46 Downloads View citations (6)
  4. Comparing rebate and matching subsidies controlling for donors’ awareness: Evidence from the field
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2017, 66, (C), 88-95 Downloads View citations (12)
  5. Hidden vs. known gender effects in experimental asset markets
    Economics Letters, 2017, 156, (C), 7-9 Downloads View citations (11)
  6. Introduction
    The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 2017, 669, (1), 6-17 Downloads

2016

  1. Economic preferences and obesity among a low-income African American community
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2016, 131, (PB), 196-208 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Group-Level Selection Increases Cooperation in the Public Goods Game
    PLOS ONE, 2016, 11, (8), 1-13 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Risky Curves: On the empirical failure of expected utility theory, Daniel Friedman, R. Mark Isaac, Duncan James and Shyam Sunder. Routledge, 2014, xiii + 137 pages
    Economics and Philosophy, 2016, 32, (3), 540-548 Downloads

2015

  1. An experimental study of leadership institutions in collective action games
    Journal of the Economic Science Association, 2015, 1, (1), 100-113 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Cracking down on bribery
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2015, 45, (3), 579-600 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  3. Directed giving enhances voluntary giving to government
    Economics Letters, 2015, 133, (C), 51-54 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Giving versus taking for a cause
    Economics Letters, 2015, 132, (C), 28-30 Downloads View citations (18)
  5. Loving the long shot: Risk taking with skewed lotteries
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2015, 51, (3), 195-217 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  6. One bad apple? Heterogeneity and information in public good provision
    Experimental Economics, 2015, 18, (1), 116-135 Downloads View citations (25)
  7. Searching for Homo Socialis: A Comment on Gintis and Helbing
    Review of Behavioral Economics, 2015, 2, (1-2), 61-66 Downloads
  8. Thar SHE Blows? Gender, Competition, and Bubbles in Experimental Asset Markets
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (2), 906-20 Downloads View citations (118)
  9. The UN in the lab
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2015, 45, (3), 625-651 Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Introduction: SEA Symposium in Honor of Roger Sherman
    Southern Economic Journal, 2014, 81, (1), 1-6 Downloads
  2. Solidarity among the poor
    Economics Letters, 2014, 123, (2), 144-148 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. The Discriminating Beta: Prices and Capacity with Correlated Demands
    Southern Economic Journal, 2014, 81, (1), 56-67 Downloads

2013

  1. Elinor Ostrom: “A Magnificent and Irreplaceable Treasure”
    Southern Economic Journal, 2013, 79, (3), 486-495 Downloads
  2. Human capital investment by the poor: Informing policy with laboratory experiments
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 95, (C), 224-239 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2012

  1. School environment and risk preferences: Experimental evidence
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2012, 45, (3), 265-292 Downloads View citations (52)
  2. The Stability of Social Preferences in a Low‐Income Neighborhood
    Southern Economic Journal, 2012, 79, (1), 15-45 Downloads

2011

  1. Counterterrorism strategies in the lab
    Public Choice, 2011, 149, (3), 465-478 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Face Value
    American Economic Review, 2011, 101, (4), 1497-1513 Downloads View citations (74)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  3. Giving to government: Voluntary taxation in the lab
    Journal of Public Economics, 2011, 95, (9), 1190-1201 Downloads View citations (47)
    Also in Journal of Public Economics, 2011, 95, (9-10), 1190-1201 (2011) Downloads View citations (48)
  4. Social norms of sharing in high school: Teen giving in the dictator game
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2011, 80, (3), 603-612 Downloads View citations (11)
  5. Terrorism Experiments
    Journal of Peace Research, 2011, 48, (3), 373-382 Downloads View citations (11)
  6. The giving type: Identifying donors
    Journal of Public Economics, 2011, 95, (5), 428-435 Downloads View citations (38)
    Also in Journal of Public Economics, 2011, 95, (5-6), 428-435 (2011) Downloads View citations (42)

2010

  1. Blaming the messenger: Notes on the current state of experimental economics
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2010, 73, (1), 109-119 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Cooperation and Status in Organizations
    Journal of Public Economic Theory, 2010, 12, (4), 737-762 Downloads View citations (39)
  3. Eliciting risk preferences: When is simple better?
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2010, 41, (3), 219-243 Downloads View citations (277)
  4. Introduction to JEBO special issue on "Issues in the Methodology of Experimental Economics"
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2010, 73, (1), 1-2 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Motives for Giving: A Reanalysis of Two Classic Public Goods Experiments
    Southern Economic Journal, 2010, 77, (1), 15-26 Downloads
  6. Risk aversion and physical prowess: Prediction, choice and bias
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2010, 41, (3), 167-193 Downloads View citations (31)

2009

  1. B.S. Frey and A. Stutzer, Editors, Economics and Psychology: A Promising New Cross-disciplinary Field, The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA/London, England (2007) vii + 286 pp., index, $32.00, ISBN-13: 978-0-262-06263-3
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2009, 71, (2), 584-587 Downloads
  2. Risk loving after the storm: A Bayesian-Network study of Hurricane Katrina evacuees
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2009, 69, (2), 110-124 Downloads View citations (167)

2008

  1. Subsidizing charitable contributions: a natural field experiment comparing matching and rebate subsidies
    Experimental Economics, 2008, 11, (3), 234-252 Downloads View citations (91)

2007

  1. Debt Aversion and the Demand for Loans for Postsecondary Education
    Public Finance Review, 2007, 35, (2), 233-262 Downloads View citations (23)
  2. Is More Information Always Better? An Experimental Study of Charitable Giving and Hurricane Katrina
    Southern Economic Journal, 2007, 74, (2), 388-411 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. People Playing Games: The Human Face of Experimental Economics
    Southern Economic Journal, 2007, 73, (4), 840-857 Downloads
  4. Social learning in coordination games: does status matter?
    Experimental Economics, 2007, 10, (3), 317-329 Downloads View citations (37)

2006

  1. Internet cautions: Experimental games with internet partners
    Experimental Economics, 2006, 9, (1), 53-66 Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Subsidizing Charitable Giving with Rebates or Matching: Further Laboratory Evidence
    Southern Economic Journal, 2006, 72, (4), 794-807 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Technology Improves Learning in Large Principles of Economics Classes: Using Our WITS
    American Economic Review, 2006, 96, (2), 442-446 Downloads View citations (24)

2005

  1. An experimental test of the crowding out hypothesis
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (8), 1543-1560 Downloads View citations (103)
  2. Bobbing for Widgets: Compensating Wage Differentials
    The Journal of Economic Education, 2005, 36, (2), 129-138 Downloads
  3. Managing diversity by creating team identity
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2005, 58, (3), 371-392 Downloads View citations (234)

2004

  1. Is trust a risky decision?
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2004, 55, (4), 447-465 Downloads View citations (245)
  2. Vernon Smith: economics as a laboratory science
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2004, 33, (1), 15-28 Downloads

2003

  1. Introduction: What Role Can Experiments Play in Research on Regulation?
    Journal of Regulatory Economics, 2003, 23, (2), 103-07 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Rebate versus matching: does how we subsidize charitable contributions matter?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2003, 87, (3-4), 681-701 Downloads View citations (200)

2002

  1. Fairness and Rejection in the Ultimatum Bargaining Game
    Political Analysis, 2002, 10, (4), 376-393 Downloads View citations (4)

2001

  1. Chivalry and Solidarity in Ultimatum Games
    Economic Inquiry, 2001, 39, (2), 171-88 View citations (214)
  2. Status in Markets
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2001, 116, (1), 161-188 Downloads View citations (143)
  3. The value of a smile: Game theory with a human face
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2001, 22, (5), 617-640 Downloads View citations (84)

2000

  1. Volunteers and Pseudo-Volunteers: The Effect of Recruitment Method in Dictator Experiments
    Experimental Economics, 2000, 3, (2), 107-120 Downloads View citations (68)

1999

  1. Commentary on "The Effects of Financial Incentives in Experiments: A Review and Capital-Labor-Production Framework."
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 1999, 19, (1-3), 47-48 Downloads View citations (30)

1998

  1. Are Women Less Selfish Than Men? Evidence from Dictator Experiments
    Economic Journal, 1998, 108, (448), 726-35 View citations (466)
  2. The Economic Value of Status
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 1998, 24, (4), 495-514 Downloads View citations (66)
    Also in Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 1998, 27, (4), 495-514 (1998) Downloads View citations (65)

1997

  1. Privatization and efficiency: Industry effects of the sale of British Airways
    Journal of Financial Economics, 1997, 43, (2), 275-298 Downloads View citations (56)

1996

  1. Altruism in Anonymous Dictator Games
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1996, 16, (2), 181-191 Downloads View citations (481)
  2. The relative price of fairness: gender differences in a punishment game
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1996, 30, (2), 143-158 Downloads View citations (102)

1989

  1. Strategic Voting in Agenda-Controlled Committee Experiments
    American Economic Review, 1989, 79, (4), 763-73 Downloads View citations (34)

1987

  1. Customer-class price discrimination by electric utilities
    Journal of Economics and Business, 1987, 39, (1), 19-33 Downloads

1986

  1. Internal Regulation: The Effects of Government Ownership on the Value of the Firm
    Journal of Law and Economics, 1986, 29, (2), 381-403 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The price of government ownership: A study of the Domtar takeover
    Journal of Public Economics, 1986, 31, (3), 269-285 Downloads View citations (12)

1985

  1. A general model of customer-class pricing
    Economics Letters, 1985, 17, (3), 285-289 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Elements of a Theory of Mixed Enterprise
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 1985, 32, (1), 82-94 View citations (27)

1984

  1. Regulation and Deregulation of the Brewing Industry: The British Columbia Example
    Canadian Public Policy, 1984, 10, (3), 316-327 Downloads

Chapters

2021

  1. The gender leadership gap: insights from experiments
    Chapter 7 in A Research Agenda for Experimental Economics, 2021, pp 137-162 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2020)

2015

  1. Four Classic Public Goods Experiments: A Replication Study
    A chapter in Replication in Experimental Economics, 2015, vol. 18, pp 13-40 Downloads View citations (3)

2008

  1. Differences in the Economic Decisions of Men and Women: Experimental Evidence
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (193)
  2. Men, Women and Risk Aversion: Experimental Evidence
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (604)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
 
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