Corporate apology for environmental damage

  title={Corporate apology for environmental damage},
  author={Ben Gilbert and Alexander G. James and Jason F. Shogren},
  journal={Journal of Risk and Uncertainty},
Apologies are a powerful way to restore trust and reduce punishment costs in bilateral settings. But what do we know about public apologies for large scale man-made disasters? Herein we report on results from an experiment with apologies in a multilateral setting: a firm-caused environmental disaster. Subjects read about an oil spill scenario, and learned whether the oil firm made a full apology, a partial apology, or no apology, and whether the firm had a good, bad, or no environmental… 

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Value evaluation system of ecological environment damage compensation caused by air pollution

  • Dongyue Liu
  • Environmental Science
    Environmental Technology & Innovation
  • 2021



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