ERIC Number: EJ485612
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
A Free Rider Experiment for the Large Class.
Leuthold, Jane H.
Journal of Economic Education, v24 n4 p353-63 Fall 1993
Examines the concept of "free riders," those who enjoy the benefits of a public good without contributing to the costs of providing it. Reviews classroom experiments on the free rider topic and describes a free rider experiment using an undergraduate class of 73 students. (CFR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
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