Browsing Department of Economics by Subject "social norms"
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(The University of Bergen, 2017-07-01)The point of departure for this paper is a surprising finding from an economic experiment. Tjøtta (2016) designs a more or less game, where participants are asked to choose between receiving 450 kroner or 250 kroner, ...Master thesis
It is not all about the money -A study of social norms based on Adam Smith`s Theory of Moral Sentiments (The University of Bergen, 2017-07-01)Social norms have many similarities with Adam Smith`s moral rules of conduct. Basing hypotheses regarding social norms on Smith`s theories on moral behavior, this thesis aims to study whether social norms help explain ...Master thesis