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dc.contributor.authorBellemare, Charlesen_US
dc.contributor.authorKröger, Sabineen_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-01-28T16:13:42Z-
dc.date.available2009-01-28T16:13:42Z-
dc.date.issued2004en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/20382-
dc.description.abstractThis paper analyzes data for a random sample drawn from the Dutch population who revealtheir propensity to invest and reward investments in building up social capital by means of aneconomic experiment. We find substantial heterogeneity in the propensity to invest and in thepropensity to reward investments. In particular, we find strong evidence that the young,elderly, and low educated individuals invest relatively less, but are relatively more likely toreward investments in social capital. On the other hand, labor market participation, income,and religion do not have any significant impact on behavior in the experiment.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aInstitute for the Study of Labor (IZA) |cBonnen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aIZA Discussion paper series |x1145en_US
dc.subject.jelC10en_US
dc.subject.jelC90en_US
dc.subject.jelZ13en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordsocial capital investmentsen_US
dc.subject.keywordexperimental economicsen_US
dc.subject.keywordrepresentative samplesen_US
dc.subject.stwSocial Capitalen_US
dc.subject.stwExperimenten_US
dc.subject.stwNiederlandeen_US
dc.titleOn Representative Social Capitalen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn386980896en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-

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