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1. the political economy of Arab uprisings

This article frames the political economy of the 2011 Arab uprisings as a failure of the Arab development model, especially its inability to support an ...

By Adeel Malik. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 2015

2. reciprocity and collective action

A collective action problem arises when the private incentives faced by individual members of a group are not properly aligned with their shared goals. ...

By Rajiv Sethi. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. trust in experiments

Trust is the willingness to make oneself vulnerable to another person's actions, based on beliefs about that person's trustworthiness. This article focuses ...

By Iris Bohnet. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. cultural transmission

The economic literature analyses cultural transmission as the result of interactions between purposeful socialization decisions inside the family (‘direct ...

By Alberto Bisin and Thierry Verdier. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. cross-cultural experiments

Experiments conducted in student populations suggest that people are not money maximizers, but also seem to have social preferences. To determine whether ...

By Rob Boyd. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. IQ and national productivity

A recent line of research in economics and psychology hypothesizes that differences in national average intelligence, proxied by IQ tests, are important ...

By Garett Jones. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 2011

7. group selection

‘Group selection’ is the biological term for the possibility that a characteristic that is beneficial to the group but possibly costly to the individual ...

By Arthur J. Robson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. gender differences (experimental evidence)

Laboratory experiments find differences between women and men in three main areas: altruism, risk aversion and competition. The types of experiments and ...

By Catherine C. Eckel. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. hunters, gatherers, cities and evolution

Human beings evolved in hunter-gatherer bands, and tended to flee from or to fight with strangers. They have subsequently learned to live in cities among ...

By Paul Seabright. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. social capital

Social capital is an aggregate of interpersonal networks. Belonging to a network helps a person to coordinate his strategies with others. Where the state ...

By Partha Dasgupta. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008