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1. 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

2. social preferences

Behaviour in a variety of games is inconsistent with the traditional formulation of egoistic decision-makers; however, the observed differences are often ...

By Jeffrey Carpenter. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. 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

4. altruism in experiments

We call an act altruistic when it is a sacrifice that benefits others. We discuss how experiments have demonstrated that altruistic choices appear to ...

By James Andreoni, William T. Harbaugh and Lise Vesterlund. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Smith, Vernon (born 1927)

Vernon Lomax Smith shared the 2002 Nobel Prize in Economics for his contributions to the development of experimental economics. Among his insights is ...

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

6. behavioural game theory

Behavioural game theory uses experimental regularities and psychology to model formally how limits on strategic thinking, learning, and social preferences ...

By Colin F. Camerer. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008