uu.seUppsala University Publications
Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Social preferences during childhood and the role of gender and age — An experiment in Austria and Sweden
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Economics, Uppsala Center for Fiscal Studies.
2011 (English)In: Economics Letters, ISSN 0165-1765, Vol. 110, no 3, 248-251 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

We examine social preferences of Swedish and Austrian children and adolescents using the experimental design of Charness and Rabin (2002). We find that difference aversion decreases while social-welfare preferences increase with age.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. Vol. 110, no 3, 248-251 p.
Keyword [en]
Adolescents, Austria, Children, Distributional experiment, Social preferences, Sweden
National Category
Research subject
URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-141183DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2010.11.028ISI: 000288404800023OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-141183DiVA: diva2:385171
Available from: 2011-01-11 Created: 2011-01-11 Last updated: 2011-04-29Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Other links

Publisher's full text
By organisation
Uppsala Center for Fiscal Studies
In the same journal
Economics Letters

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

Altmetric score

Total: 114 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link