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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Preferences over social risk

Glenn W. Harrison, Morten I. Lau, E. Elisabet Rutström and Marcela Tarazona-Gómez.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2013; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Design of Experiments; Microeconomics. 8220 words.

We elicit individual preferences over social risk. We identify the extent to which these preferences are correlated with preferences over individual risk and the well-being of others. We...

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The Ecological and Civil Mainsprings of Property: An Experimental Economic History of Whalers’ Rules of Capture

Bart J. Wilson, Taylor Jaworski, Karl E. Schurter and Andrew Smyth.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Property Law; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Design of Experiments; Production and Organizations. 15674 words.

This article uses a laboratory experiment to probe the proposition that property emerges anarchically out of social custom. We test the hypothesis that whalers in the 18th and 19th...

Exchanging Land for Solidarity: Solidarity Transfers among Voluntarily Resettled and Non-resettled Land-Reform Beneficiaries

Simone Gobien and Björn Vollan.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Design of Experiments; Microeconomics; Agricultural Economics. 10988 words.

Mutual aid among villagers in developing countries is often the only means of insuring against economic shocks. We use “lab-in-the-field experiments” in Cambodian villages to study...

Improving Spatial Coordination Rates under the Agglomeration Bonus Scheme: A Laboratory Experiment with a Pecuniary and a Non-Pecuniary Mechanism (NUDGE)

Simanti Banerjee.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Design of Experiments; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Environmental Economics. 13841 words.

The Agglomeration Bonus is a Payment for Ecosystem Services scheme that focuses on achieving spatially-coordinated land use across neighboring, privately-owned agricultural properties. In...