Contributions in Heterogeneous Communities : Evidence from Indonesia

  title={Contributions in Heterogeneous Communities : Evidence from Indonesia},
  author={Cagla Okten and Una O Osili},
This paper investigates the determinants, including ethnic diversity and central government transfers of monetary and time contributions to community organizations using householdlevel data from Indonesia. Community organizations in developing countries can play a central role in providing public goods and services, redistributing income and organizing economic production among its members where formal markets are not well developed. We present a framework in which ethnic diversity affects… CONTINUE READING