Promise-keeping, norms and behavior
Funded by a National Science Foundation REU Grant, Erin Krupka’s project will examine promise-keeping and fairness norms using the mortgage crisis as a backdrop. This project draws on experimental economics and social psychology in addition to testing for the existence of social norms, thus facilitating the measurement of causal effects of ethical norms on economic decision making.
Start date: 3/1/2012
End date: 2/28/2015
REU Site: Incentive-Centered Design, National Science Foundation: $116,667
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