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1. 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

2. voluntary contribution model of public goods

This article surveys the literature on the model of voluntary contributions to public goods that has developed since the early 1980s. This literature ...

By Richard Cornes. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 2009

3. Bondareva, Olga (1937–1991)

Olga Nikolajevna Bondareva was born in St Petersburg on 27 April 1937. She joined the Mathematical Faculty of the Leningrad State University in 1954, ...

By Myrna Wooders. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. 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

5. clubs

The word ‘club’ has a deceptively frivolous connotation, as does the word ‘game’. But, like game theory, club theory has wide reach. By ‘club’ economists ...

By Suzanne Scotchmer. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. coalitions

Coalitions appear in an incredible diversity of economic and game-theoretic situations, ranging from marriages, social coalitions and clubs to unions ...

By Myrna Wooders and Frank H. Page, Jr.. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. collective action (new perspectives)

Olson's logic of collective action predicts that public-good provision is most likely to fail when the size of the consumer group is large; his public ...

By David P. Myatt. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. public goods experiments

Economic theory often cites the existence of goods with externalities as justification for government intervention, either as taxation to fund goods with ...

By Rachel T.A. Croson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. 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

10. cooperation

We review game-theoretic models of cooperation with self-regarding agents. We then study the folk theorem in large groups of self-regarding individuals ...

By Samuel Bowles and Herbert Gintis. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008