Peer punishment with third-party approval in a social dilemma game

Fangfang Tan, Erte Xiao

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Abstract

In a prisoner s dilemma experiment, compared with the case when the implicated parties are allowed to punish each other, both the cooperation rate and the earnings are lower when the enforcement of punishment requires approval from an independent third party.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)589 - 591
Number of pages3
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume117
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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