Search for dissertations about: "Conditional cooperation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the words Conditional cooperation.

  1. 1. Cooperating for Sustainability Experiments on Uncertainty, Conditional Cooperation and Inequality

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Marijane Luistro Jonsson; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Collaborations; cooperation; public goods games; uncertainty; inequality; conditional cooperation;

    Abstract : In recent years, the call for business actors to be part of collaborations addressing sustainable development has become more common. There is a consensus that no single sector alone can solve the environmental problems and poverty conditions challenging humanity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Nature Tourism and the Nature of Tourists’ Cooperative Behavior : Recreation Conflicts, Conditional Cooperation and the Public Good Problem

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tobias Heldt; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; field experiment; conditional cooperation; Allemansrätten; tourism development; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of five essays.Essay I (with David Vail) explains why neither Maine, USA's comparatively laissez faire economic and land use institutions nor Dalarna, Sweden's more heavily regulated economy seems well designed to make tourism a powerful economic development engine. READ MORE

  3. 3. Self-Control and Altruism

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Conny Wollbrant; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Self-Control; Temptation; Game Theory; Experiment; Pro-Social Behavior; Conditional Cooperation; Altruism; Public Goods; Trust; Risk;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of two theoretical papers on self-control (Chapters 1-2) and four empirical papers (3-6) of which two (Chapter 5 and 6) explore determinants of pro-social behavior, while the other two (Chapters 3-4) examine the relationship between self-control and prosocial behavior. (1) “A Theory of Self-Control-Conflict: The Pyrrhic Motions of Reason and Passion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Prosocial Behavior, Social Interaction and Development: Experimental Evidence from Vietnam

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Nam Pham Khanh; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Voluntary contribution; local public goods; social influence; default contribution; conditional cooperation; disclosure; social preferences; preferences for relative position; preference stability; moral licensing; moral cleansing; adaptation to climate change; social capital; field experiment; natural experiment; lab experiment; Vietnam.;

    Abstract : Paper 1. Funding a New Bridge in Rural Vietnam: A Field Experiment on Conditional Cooperation and Default Contributions The ability to provide public goods is essential for economic and social development, yet there is very limited empirical evidence regarding contributions to a real local public good in developing countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Formal and Informal Regulations: Enforcement and Compliance

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Clara Villegas Palacio; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; technological adoption; environmental policy; imperfect compliance; enforcement; disclosure; image motivation; public goods experiment targeted enforcement; Conditional cooperation; experiment; public goods; social group;

    Abstract : The question I address in the thesis is how cooperation in social dilemma situations and compliance with environmental regulations are determined by legal enforcement, intrinsic motivations and culture. In light of this, the thesis consists of five independent chapters. READ MORE