The Economics of Trust and Reputation : A Primer

  title={The Economics of Trust and Reputation : A Primer},
  author={L{\'u}ıs M B Cabral},
  • Lúıs M B Cabral
  • Published 2005
Preface The purpose of these lecture notes is to provide an introduction to the economics literature on reputation. The current literature is quite vast and increasing at a fast pace. It is therefore prudent to start with a disclaimer that the present text is not a survey of the literature. I will present a series of simplified models that attempt to give a flavor of the main themes in the literature and some of its applications in economics. At some later stage (that is, in a future draft), I… CONTINUE READING