Leadership and group size: An experiment

Mana Komai, Philip Grossman

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Our experimental results suggest that the effectiveness of leading by example decreases with group size. The discrepancy between the leaders and followers incentives increases with group size. Thus, as group size increases, followers more often refuse to follow their leaders.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)20 - 22
Number of pages3
JournalEconomics Letters
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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