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|Title:||On the channels of pro-social behavior evidence from a natural field experiment |
Schulze, Günther G.
|Issue Date:||2009 |
|Series/Report no.:||Jena economic research papers 2009,102|
|Abstract:||We conduct a natural field experiment on direct and indirect transfer mechanisms for small donations. Charitable contributions are significantly higher if made indirectly, i.e. if they are tied to the purchase of a good sold at a premium, than if they are made directly. Donations are signficantly higher under both transfer mechanisms if people are given a suggested reference donatio|
|Subjects:||Tied versus untied transfers|
willingness to give
pro social behavior
|Document Type:||Working Paper|
|Appears in Collections:||Jena Economic Research Papers, MPI für Ökonomik|
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