Heterogeneity in Fairness Views: A challenge to the Mutualistic Approach

By: Alexander W. Cappelen and Bertil Tungodden

Published in:

Behavioral and Brain Sciences 2013, Volum 36 (01), pages 84-85.

Abstract:

This commentary argues that the observed heterogeneity in fairness views, documented in many economic experiments, poses a challenge to the partner choice theory developed by Baumard et al. It also discusses the extent to which their theory can explain how people consider inequalities due to pure Luck.

Full text (Discussion Paper Norwegian School of Economics)

Published June 27, 2014 11:56 AM