An experimental study of truth-telling in a sender-receiver game

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A recent experimental study of Cai and Wang [5] on strategic information transmission games reveals that subjects tend to transmit more information than predicted by the standard equilibrium analysis. To evidence that this overcommunication phenomenon can be explained in some situations in terms of a tension between normative social behavior and incentives… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.geb.2006.10.014

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@article{SnchezPags2007AnES, title={An experimental study of truth-telling in a sender-receiver game}, author={Santiago S{\'a}nchez-Pag{\'e}s and Marc Vorsatz}, journal={Games and Economic Behavior}, year={2007}, volume={61}, pages={86-112} }