Do women panic more than men? An experimental study of financial decisions

  • Hubert J. Kissa, Ismael Rodriguez-Larac, Alfonso Rosa-Garciae
  • Published 2015


We report experimental evidence on gender differences in financial decision-making that involves three depositors choosing whether to keep their money deposited or to withdraw it. We find that one’s position in the line, the fact that one is being observed and observed decisions are key determinants in explaining the subjects’ behavior. Our main result is… (More)