Working Paper 201 6-0 1 1 The Formation of Prosociality : Causal Evidence on the Role of Social Environment

@inproceedings{Kosse2016WorkingP2,
  title={Working Paper 201 6-0 1 1 The Formation of Prosociality : Causal Evidence on the Role of Social Environment},
  author={Fabian Kosse and Thomas Deckers and Hannah Schildberg-H{\"o}risch and Armin Falk},
  year={2016}
}
This study presents descriptive and causal evidence on the role of social environment for the formation of prosociality. In a first step, we show that socio-economic status (SES) as well as the intensity of mother-child interaction and mothers’ prosocial attitudes are systematically related to elementary school children’s prosociality. In a second step, we… CONTINUE READING