The Influence of Leader on Group Member’s Cooperation in Common Resource Dilemmas

  title={The Influence of Leader on Group Member’s Cooperation in Common Resource Dilemmas},
  author={Zhang Zheming and Jin Sheng-hua and Wu Song and Zhou Xiang},
  journal={Acta Psychologica Sinica},
In past leadership research using common resource dilemmas, most researchers have studied the behavior of participants who identified as the leader. Individuals labeled "leaders" tended to harvest more commonresources and impede the implementation of the public interest (De Cremer, 2003; De Cremer Van Dijk, 2005; Van Dijk De Cremer, 2006). Less is known, however, about the effects of establishing a leader on the behavior of the participants. If the betrayal of the leader could stimulate the… 



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