We replicate previous results showing that stakes do not affect offers in the ultimatum game (UG) and show that stakes also have no effect on allocations in the dictator game (DG). Both results are robust to the inclusion of demographic factors.
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We thank Julia Assael and Marla Weinstein for research assistance, Laura Burks for data assistance, and the MacArthur Foundation for financial support. In addition, Carpenter acknowledges the National Science Foundation (SES-CAREER 0092953).
- Dictator game
- Endowment effect
- Ultimatum game