David G. Rand

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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1.

Who falls for fake news? The roles of bullshit receptivity, overclaiming, familiarity, and analytic thinking

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2018
Gordon Pennycook and David G. Rand
University of Regina and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 7,219 (757)

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fake news, news media, social media, analytic thinking, cognitive reflection test, intuition, dual process theory, bullshit, bullshit receptivity

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Prior Exposure Increases Perceived Accuracy of Fake News

Forthcoming in Journal of Experimental Psychology: General
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 10 May 2018
Gordon Pennycook, Tyrone Cannon and David G. Rand
University of Regina, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 4,857 (1,491)

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Fake News, Illusory Truth, Familiarity, Fluency, Motivated Reasoning, Political Psychology, Media Psychology

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Fighting Misinformation on Social Media Using Crowdsourced Judgments of News Source Quality

Pennycook, G., & Rand. D. G. (2019). Fighting misinformation on social media using crowdsourced judgments of news source quality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1806781116
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Gordon Pennycook and David G. Rand
University of Regina and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 1,740 (8,678)

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fake news, news media, social media, media trust, misinformation

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Social Heuristics Shape Intuitive Cooperation

Nature Communications (2014) 5:3677
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab, Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology, Yale School of Management, Harvard College, Harvard University and Harvard University - Department of Psychology
Downloads 1,260 (14,572)
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public goods game, dual process, economic games, prisoner's dilemma

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Belief in Fake News Is Associated with Delusionality, Dogmatism, Religious Fundamentalism, and Reduced Analytic Thinking

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 May 2018 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2018
Yale University, University of Regina, Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Yale University
Downloads 1,168 (16,449)

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fake news, dogmatism, dual-process theory, religious fundamentalism, actively open-minded thinking, delusion-proneness

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Lazy, Not Biased: Susceptibility to Partisan Fake News Is Better Explained by Lack of Reasoning Than by Motivated Reasoning

Cognition, doi: 10.1016/j.cognition.2018.06.011
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 06 May 2018 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2018
Gordon Pennycook and David G. Rand
University of Regina and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 1,109 (17,759)

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fake news, news media, social media, analytic thinking, cognitive reflection test, intuition, dual process theory

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Habits of Virtue: Creating Norms of Cooperation and Defection in the Laboratory

Forthcoming in Management Science
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2016
Alexander Peysakhovich and David G. Rand
Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 1,017 (20,157)
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Prosociality, culture, norms, cooperation, altruism, punishment, trust

The Online Laboratory: Conducting Experiments in a Real Labor Market

Experimental Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2015
New York University (NYU) - Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 938 (22,314)
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Experimentation, Online Labor Markets, Internet

The Online Laboratory: Conducting Experiments in a Real Labor Market

NBER Working Paper No. w15961
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 May 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2015
New York University (NYU) - Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 45 (398,798)
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Fast but Not Intuitive, Slow but Not Reflective: Decision Conflict Drives Reaction Times in Social Dilemmas

Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 May 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Anthony Evans, Kyle Dillon and David G. Rand
Tilburg University, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 790 (29,031)
Citation 1

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cooperation, social dilemmas, reaction times, judgment and decision-making

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Slow to Anger and Fast to Forgive: Cooperation in an Uncertain World

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 27 May 2010 Last Revised: 16 May 2011
Drew Fudenberg, David G. Rand and Anna Dreber
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics
Downloads 638 (38,814)
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Civic Capital in Two Cultures: The Nature of Cooperation in Romania and USA

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2014
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, University of Nottingham - School of Economics, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Princeton University - Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Downloads 449 (60,247)
Citation 1

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cooperation, culture, public goods game, reward, punishment, antisocial punishment, spite

Civic Capital in Two Cultures: The Nature of Cooperation in Romania and USA

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4042
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Jan 2013
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, University of Nottingham - School of Economics, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Princeton University - Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
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Why We Cooperate

Forthcoming in Jean Decety & Thalia Wheatley (eds.) “The Moral Brain: Multidisciplinary Perspectives” (Cambridge: MIT Press, 2014)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Apr 2014
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 484 (55,387)
Citation 1

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cooperation, dual process, game theory, evolutionary game theory, experimental economics, economic games

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Do the Right Thing: Experimental Evidence that Preferences for Moral Behavior, Rather Than Equity or Efficiency per se, Drive Human Prosociality

Forthcoming in Judgment and Decision Making
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 May 2017 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2018
Valerio Capraro and David G. Rand
Middlesex University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 429 (64,297)

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Cooperation, Altruism, Prosocial Behavior, Moral Behavior, Social Preferences

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Who Cooperates in Repeated Games: The Role of Altruism, Inequity Aversion, and Demographics

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 98, 2014
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 16 May 2014
Anna Dreber, Drew Fudenberg and David G. Rand
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 410 (67,872)

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cooperation, prisoner’s dilemma, altruism, social preferences, dictator game, inequity aversion, survey

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Self-Control, Social Preferences and the Effect of Delayed Payments

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 394 (71,126)

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altruism, self-control, delay, dual-self model

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Cooperation, Fast and Slow: Meta-Analytic Evidence for a Theory of Social Heuristics and Self-Interested Deliberation

Psychological Science, 2016, DOI:10.1177/0956797616654455
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 May 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2016
David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 392 (71,539)

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cooperation, social cognition, self-control, dual-process models, intuition, heuristics, decision-making

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Social Heuristics and Social Roles: Intuition Favors Altruism for Women But Not for Men

Forthcoming in Journal of Experimental Psychology: General
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale School of Management, University of Oxford, Middlesex University and Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI)
Downloads 382 (73,817)

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dual process, altruism, dictator game, prosociality, gender, sex differences

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In-Group Favoritism Caused by Pokémon Go and the Use of Machine Learning for Principled Investigation of Potential Moderators

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2017
Alexander Peysakhovich and David G. Rand
Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 377 (74,948)

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behavioral economics, in group bias, machine learning

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Humans Display a 'Cooperative Phenotype' that is Domain General and Temporally Stable

Nature Communications, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2014
Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 354 (80,847)

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cooperation, altruism, punishment, reciprocity, internal validity, external validity

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The Good, the Bad, and the Unflinchingly Selfish: Cooperative Decision-Making Can Be Predicted with High Accuracy Using Only Three Behavioral Types

Proceedings of 17th ACM Conference on Economics and Computation.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2016
Ziv Epstein, Alexander Peysakhovich and David G. Rand
Claremont Colleges - Pomona College, Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 323 (89,519)

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machine learning, social preferences, behavioral economics, prosociality

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Turking Overtime: How Participant Characteristics and Behavior Vary Over Time and Day on Amazon Mechanical Turk

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 320 (90,450)

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cooperation; honesty; decision-making; time of day; mturk; self-control

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The Relationship Between Intertemporal Choice and Following the Path of Least Resistance Across Choices, Preferences, and Beliefs

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2016
Amitai Shenhav, David G. Rand and Joshua D. Greene
Princeton University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University - Department of Psychology
Downloads 314 (92,358)

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Signaling Emotion and Reason in Cooperation

Journal of Experiment Psychology: General, 147, 702-719.
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2018
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, New York University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), London Business School - Department of Marketing and University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department
Downloads 313 (92,693)

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Cooperation, Emotion, Reason, Altruism, Signaling, Prisoner's Dilemma

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Uncalculating Cooperation Is Used to Signal Trustworthiness

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2016
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Harvard University - Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 313 (92,693)

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reputation, social evaluation, decision-making, experimental economics

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Cognitive Reflection and the 2016 US Presidential Election

Forthcoming in Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 21 May 2018
Gordon Pennycook and David G. Rand
University of Regina and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 303 (96,043)

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Political Ideology; 2016 Election; Donald Trump; Hillary Clinton; Cognitive Reflection; Analytic Thinking; Intuition; Dual Process Theory

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Promoting Cooperation in the Field

Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, 3(0), 96-101, doi:10.1016/j.cobeha.2015.02.006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology, Harvard University - Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Swarthmore College and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 290 (100,703)

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Do People Care About Social Context? Framing Effects in Dictator Games

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2012
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 290 (100,703)
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preferences, beliefs, altruism, cooperation, framing effects

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Religious Motivations for Cooperation: An Experimental Investigation Using Explicit Primes

Religion, Brain and Behavior, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Harvard University, Harvard University and Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge
Downloads 274 (106,947)
Citation 1

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prosociality, prisoner’s dilemma, religiosity, theological priming

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From Good Institutions to Generous Citizens: Top-Down Incentives to Cooperate Promote Subsequent Prosociality But Not Norm Enforcement

Forthcoming in Cognition
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 25 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
Michael Stagnaro, Antonio Arechar and David G. Rand
Yale University - Department of Psychology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 271 (108,266)

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cooperation; prosociality; dictator game; third-party punishment; learning; habits

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Signaling When No One Is Watching: A Reputation Heuristics Account of Outrage and Punishment in One-shot Anonymous Interactions

Jordan, J.J. & Rand, D. G. (2019). Signaling when nobody is watching: A reputation heuristics account of outrage and punishment in one-shot anonymous interactions. Forthcoming at Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 17 May 2017 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2019
Jillian Jordan and David G. Rand
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 264 (111,674)

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Population Structure Promotes the Evolution of Intuitive Cooperation and Inhibits Deliberation

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 31 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2018
Mohsen Mosleh and David G. Rand
MIT Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 239 (123,173)

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Cooperation, Cognition, Social Network, Dual-Process Theory

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It's the Thought That Counts: The Role of Intentions in Noisy Repeated Games

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
David G. Rand, Drew Fudenberg and Anna Dreber
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics
Downloads 239 (123,173)

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cooperation, reciprocal altruism, infinitely repeated games, intentions, noise, public monitoring

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Turkers of the World Unite: Multilevel In-Group Bias Amongst Crowdworkers on Amazon Mechanical Turk

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 236 (124,758)

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In-Group, Dictator Game, Economic Games, Amazon Mechanical Turk, Crowdworkers, Behavioral Economics

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Strategic Self-Interest Can Explain Seemingly 'Fair' Offers in the Ultimatum Game

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
Jordan Wells and David G. Rand
New York University School of Law and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 229 (128,560)

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fairness, self-interest, inequity aversion, law and economics

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Performance on the Cognitive Reflection Test is Stable Across Time

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2018
Michael Stagnaro, Gordon Pennycook and David G. Rand
Yale University - Department of Psychology, University of Regina and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 222 (132,527)

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cognitive reflection test, analytic cognitive style, dual process, intuition, reflection, religious belief, ideology

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Third Party Reward and Punishment: Group Size, Efficiency and Public Goods

PSYCHOLOGY OF PUNISHMENT, Nova Publishing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 218 (134,828)
Citation 4

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Dictator Game, Norm Enforcement, Reciprocity

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An Uncertainty Management Perspective on Long-Run Impacts of Adversity: The Influence of Childhood Socioeconomic Status on Risk, Time, and Social Preferences

Forthcoming in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
Dorsa Amir, Matthew Jordan and David G. Rand
Yale University, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 217 (135,423)

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Early Life Environment, Experimental Game Theory, Socioeconomic Status, Economic Games, Risk Preferences, Time Preferences

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Think Global, Act Local: Preserving the Global Commons

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2016
University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics, Universität Osnabrück - Faculty of Business and Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University
Downloads 211 (139,117)

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cooperation, local-to-global reciprocity, Prisoner’s Dilemma, Public Goods Game

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How Good Is the Samaritan, and Why? An Experimental Investigation of the Extent and Nature of Religious Prosociality Using Economic Games

Forthcoming in Social Psychology and Personality Science
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2016
Jim Everett, Omar Haque and David G. Rand
University of Oxford, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 208 (141,040)

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psychology, religion, prosocial behaviour, atheists

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Reflection Does Not Undermine Self-Interested Prosociality

Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 8:300. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2014.00300
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
David G. Rand and Gordon T. Kraft-Todd
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology
Downloads 205 (142,986)
Citation 2

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cooperation, altruism, dual process, economic games, social cognition, game theory

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Risking Your Life Without a Second Thought: Intuitive Decision-Making and Extreme Altruism

Forthcoming in PLoS ONE
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
David G. Rand and Ziv Epstein
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Claremont Colleges - Pomona College
Downloads 204 (143,632)
Citation 1

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altruism, intuition, dual process, cooperation, social heuristics, archival

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When Do We Punish People Who Don't?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2019
Boston College, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard College
Downloads 203 (144,294)

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Punishment, Cooperation, Norms, Adaptation

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Punishment Does Not Promote Cooperation Under Exploration Dynamics When Anti-Social Punishment Is Possible

Journal of Theoretical Biology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Oliver Hauser, Martin Nowak and David G. Rand
University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 195 (149,815)

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cooperation, anti-social punishment, mutation rates, evolutionary dynamics, exploration dynamics

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‘I’m Just a Soul Whose Intentions Are Good’: The Role of Communication in Noisy Repeated Games

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 192 (151,981)

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repeated games, prisoner's dilemma, experimental economics, economic games, communication

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Social Dilemma Cooperation (Unlike Dictator Game Giving) Is Intuitive for Men As Well As Women

Forthcoming, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2017
David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 191 (152,701)

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intuition, dual process, cooperation, altruism

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Cyclical Population Dynamics of Automatic Versus Controlled Processing: An Evolutionary Pendulum

Forthcoming in Psychological Review
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 May 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Colorado, Colorado Springs - Psychology, Yale University, University of Warwick and Princeton University - Department of Psychology
Downloads 188 (154,928)

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cognitive processing, cognitive control, automaticity, evolution, game theory, mathematical modeling, cyclicity

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The Collective Benefits of Feeling Good and Letting Go: Positive Emotion and (Dis)Inhibition Interact to Predict Cooperative Behavior

PLoS ONE, 10(1), e0117426. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0117426
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2015
David G. Rand, Gordon T. Kraft-Todd and June Gruber
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Psychology
Downloads 179 (161,884)

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cooperation, altruism, emotion, inhibition, dual process, deliberation

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Arginine Vasopressin 1a Receptor (AVPR1a) RS3 Repeat Polymorphism Associated with Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Harvard Business School - Negotiation, Organizations & Markets Unit
Downloads 179 (161,884)

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behavioral genetics, entrepreneurship, innovation, human decision-making

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Information, Irrationality and the Evolution of Trust

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2012
Michael Manapat, Martin Nowak and David G. Rand
Harvard University, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 168 (171,270)

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trust, evolution, cooperation, reputation

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Harnessing Reciprocity to Promote Cooperation and the Provisioning of Public Goods

Policy Insights from Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
David G. Rand, Erez Yoeli and Moshe Hoffman
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University - Program for Evolutionary Dynamics and Harvard University - Program for Evolutionary Dynamics
Downloads 167 (172,152)

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cooperation, public goods, public policy, behavioral economics, psychology

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Agent Based Modeling: A Guide for Social Psychologists

Social Psychology and Personality Science (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2016
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Social Sciences, Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit and Independent
Downloads 165 (173,948)

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Agent-Based Modeling, Social Psychology, Computational Social Science, Guide, Segregation, Group Formation

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From Foe to Friend and Back Again: The Temporal Dynamics of Intra-Party bias in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2018
Yarrow Dunham, Antonio Arechar and David G. Rand
Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 160 (178,528)

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Elections, Republicans, Democrats, Intra-party bias, Dictator Game

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Heuristics Guide the Implementation of Social Preferences in One-Shot Prisoner’s Dilemma Experiments

Forthcoming in Scientific Reports
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2015
Valerio Capraro, Jillian Jordan and David G. Rand
Middlesex University, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 149 (189,581)
Citation 1

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cooperation, prisoner's dilemma, fairness, inequity aversion, prosociality

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Time Pressure Increases Cooperation in Competitively Framed Social Dilemmas

Cone J, Rand DG (2014) Time pressure increases cooperation in competitively framed social dilemmas. PLoS ONE, 9 e115756
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2015
Jeremy Cone and David G. Rand
Yale University - Department of Psychology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 146 (192,698)

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cooperation, dual process, framing, intuition, public goods, economic games

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The Effects of Endowment Size and Strategy Method on Third-Party Punishment

Experimental Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2015
Jillian Jordan, Katherine McAuliffe and David G. Rand
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Yale University - Department of Psychology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 132 (208,988)

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cooperation, norm-enforcement, strategy method, emotions, fairness, economic games

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Genetic Correlates of Economic and Social Risk Taking

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Harvard Business School - Negotiation, Organizations & Markets Unit
Downloads 120 (224,801)

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risk, trust, behavioral genetics, DRD4, AVPR1a, MAOA

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Framing Effects in the Prisoner's Dilemma But Not in the Dictator Game

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Feb 2017
Sebastian J. Goerg, David G. Rand and Gari Walkowitz
Florida State University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Technische Universität München (TUM) - School of Governance - Hochschule für Politik
Downloads 116 (230,499)

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framing, cooperation, prosociality

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Economic Games on the Internet: The Effect of $1 Stakes

PLoS ONE, Vol. 7, No. 2
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2015
Ofra Amir, David G. Rand and Ya'akov (Kobi) Gal
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Downloads 115 (231,934)
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online markets, economic games, stakes

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Should Law Keep Pace with Society? Relative Update Rates Determine the Co-Evolution of Institutional Punishment and Citizen Contributions to Public Goods

Forthcoming in Games
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Daria Roithmayr, Alexander Isakov and David G. Rand
USC Gould School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 114 (233,370)

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Social evolution, cooperation, punishment

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Social Context and the Dynamics of Cooperative Choice

Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 2014. DOI: 10.1002/bdm.1837
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2014
David G. Rand, George Newman and Owen Wurzbacher
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale School of Management and Harvard College
Downloads 112 (236,390)
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cooperation, dual process, framing, time pressure, public goods, prisoner's dilemma, competition, intergroup

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Coordinated Punishment Does Not Proliferate When Defectors Can Also Punish Cooperators

in “Antisocial Behavior: Etiology, Genetic and Environmental Influences and Clinical Management,” Ed. Gallo JH. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-63321-521-4.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2015
Collin McCabe and David G. Rand
Harvard University - Department of Human Evolutionary Biology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 105 (247,508)

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antisocial behavior, coordinated punishment, cooperation, public goods game

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Profit versus Prejudice: Harnessing Self-Interest to Reduce In-Group Bias

Social Psychological and Personality Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2017
Michael Stagnaro, Yarrow Dunham and David G. Rand
Yale University - Department of Psychology, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 103 (250,812)

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Intergroup processes; Economic Games; Self Interest; In-group favoritism; Discrimination

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The Decisions of Entrepreneurs and Their Agents: Revealed Levels of Risk Aversion and Betrayal Aversion

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 May 2013
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), The Bigelow Company LLC and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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risk taking, betrayal aversion, agents, principals, entrepreneurs, experiment

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Third-Party Punishment as a Costly Signal of High Continuation Probabilities in Repeated Games

Journal of Theoretical Biology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2017
Jillian Jordan and David G. Rand
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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cooperation, trust, direct reciprocity, reputation, evolution, game theory, dispersal

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Cooperation, Decision Time, and Culture: Online Experiments with American and Indian Participants

PLOS ONE 12(2): e0171252. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0171252
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2017
Yale University, Yale University - Yale and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Decision time, Cooperation, Social norms, Culture, United States, India

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Social Environment Shapes the Speed of Cooperation

Scientific Reports, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2016
Yale University, Yale University - Yale, Tilburg University, Dartmouth College and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Decision time, Social environment, Evolution of cooperation, Reciprocal altruism, Prisoner’s Dilemma

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Adaptive Foundations of Heroism: Social Heuristics Push Advantageous Everyday Ethical Behavior to Heroic Extremes

Handbook of Heroism and Heroic Leadership (2016) Eds. Allison ST, Goethals G, Kramer R. London, UK: Routledge Publishing. ISBN 978113891565.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2016
Gordon T. Kraft-Todd and David G. Rand
Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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heroism, evolution, morality, ethics, game theory, social heuristics

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Dopamine and Risk Choices in Different Domains: Findings Among Serious Tournament Bridge Players

Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2011
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Binghamton University - Laboratory of Evolutionary Anthropology and Health, Binghamton University - Laboratory of Evolutionary Anthropology and Health, Binghamton University - Laboratory of Evolutionary Anthropology and Health and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Risk preferences, Dopamine, Risk taking, Contract bridge, Risk perception, Advantageous risks, DRD4

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What Does 'Clean' Really Mean? The Implicit Framing of Decontextualized Experiments

Economics Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2013
Christoph Engel and David G. Rand
Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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cooperation, framing, social dilemmas, social preferences

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Time Pressure and Honesty in a Deception Game

Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2019
Valerio Capraro, Jonathan Schulz and David G. Rand
Middlesex University, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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honesty, deception, intuition, deliberation, sender-receiver

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Invisible Inequality Leads to Punishing the Poor and Rewarding the Rich

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 14 Oct 2017
University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics, Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University and Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit
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inequality; transparency; cooperation; punishment; reward

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Putting Social Rewards and Identity Salience to the Test: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Teachers in Philadelphia

Journal of Behavioral Public Administration, 2018
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2018
Swarthmore College, Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University - Program for Evolutionary Dynamics
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Behavioral Policy, Identity, Social Incentives, Field Experiment, Education

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Co-Evolution of Cooperation and Cognition: The Impact of Imperfect Deliberation and Context-Sensitive Intuition

Forthcoming in Proc Roy Soc B
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2017
Adam Bear, Ari Kagan and David G. Rand
Yale University, Yale University - Department of Psychology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Cooperation, Evolutionary Game Theory, Dual-Process

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The Role of Character Strengths in Economic Decision-Making

Jordan, M. R., & Rand, D. G. (2018). The Role of Character Strengths in Economic Decision-Making. Judgment and Decision making 13 (4), 382-392.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 May 2018 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2018
Matthew Jordan and David G. Rand
Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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personality, economic games, uncertainty, intertemporal choice, cognitive style

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Examining Spillovers between Long and Short Repeated Prisoner's Dilemma Games Played in the Laboratory

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2017
Antonio Arechar, Maryam Kouchaki and David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Northwestern Kellogg School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Cooperation, Prisoner's Dilemma, Repeated Games, Spill-Overs, Dictator Game, Learning

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Modeling Intuition's Origins

Journal of Applied Memory & Cognition, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 24 May 2016
Adam Bear and David G. Rand
Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Intuition, Cooperation, Evolutionary Game Theory

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The Evolution of Coercive Institutional Punishment

Dynamic Games and Applications, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 May 2011 Last Revised: 16 May 2011
Alexander Isakov and David G. Rand
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Institutional punishment, Evolutionary game theory, Coercion, Cooperation, group selection

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Cooperation and Decision Time

Forthcoming, Current Opinion in Psychology
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 May 2018
Anthony Evans and David G. Rand
Tilburg University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Cooperation, Social Dilemmas, Dual-process theories, Cognitive Conflict

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Statistical Physics of Human Cooperation

Physics Reports 687, 1-51 (2017)
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 May 2017 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2018
University of Maribor - Department of Physics, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Northwestern Polytechnical University, CNR - Institute for Complex Systems, Florence and Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS) - Research Institute for Technical Physics and Materials Science
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Human Cooperation, Evolutionary Game Theory, Public Goods, Reward, Punishment, Tolerance, Self-Organization, Pattern Formation

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Rethinking Microloan Defaults

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Yale University, Northeastern University - Department of Economics, University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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microcredit, behavioral economics, inequity aversion, experimental game theory, group decision-making

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Rare and Costly Prosocial Behaviors Are Perceived As Heroic

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2018
Gordon T. Kraft-Todd and David G. Rand
Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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heroism, cooperation, social norms, prosocial behavior, altruism

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The Implied Truth Effect: Attaching Warnings to a Subset of Fake News Stories Increases Perceived Accuracy of Stories Without Warnings

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Sep 2017
University of Regina, Yale University, Yale University, School of Medicine, Students and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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fake news, news media, social media, fact-checking, misinformation, source credibility

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Are those who believe in God really more prosocial?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 May 2018
Michael Stagnaro, Antonio Arechar and David G. Rand
Yale University - Department of Psychology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Religious Belief, Prosociality, Economic Games, Moral Psychology, Religious Psychology, Religious Cognition, Cognitive Style

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'Setting a Price' for Charitable Giving Increases Donations

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2017
Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology, Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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charitable giving, altruism, donations, self-concept maintenance, price setting

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How Online Labor Markets are Revolutionizing Innovation and Discovery in the Social Sciences

Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference – Innovation and Economic Growth, 2011
Posted: 25 May 2011
David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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The Personal is Political: Private Interactions Can Support Public Goods

Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference: Law, Institutions & Human Behavior, 2011
Posted: 24 May 2011
David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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A Genetic Basis of Serial Entrepreneurship

Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference – Innovation and Economic Growth, 2010
Posted: 25 May 2010 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2014
David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Turning the Other Cheek: Leniency and Forgiveness in an Uncertain World

Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference 2010: Law, Institutions & Human Behavior
Posted: 15 May 2010
David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Dynamic Remodeling of In-Group Bias during the 2008 Presidential Election

Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference 2009: Law, Behavior & the Brain
Posted: 15 May 2009
David G. Rand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Notes from a Day on the Forums: Recommendations for Maintaining a Good Reputation as an Amazon Mechanical Turk Requester

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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