Alternative tool name:

Tool variation:

Category: Info/communications

Sub-category: Mixed

Relevant theories: Motivated reasoning, Attribution theory, Fairness

Type of evidence:

Evidence strength: 4

Main findings

“Dictators [charitable giving] who acquire information mostly use it to withhold resources from less-preferred types, leading to a drastic decline in aggregate transfers”; however, there are selection effects. The exogenous provision of information seems to increase donations overall.

Discussion



Practical relevance

Not very relevant and no apparent solution anyways

Use cases



Prevalence:



Key papers

Secondary papers

Enter your comment. Wiki syntax is allowed:
O P S R H
 
  • tools/presenting_information_about_recipients_deservingness.txt
  • Last modified: 2018/04/17 16:40
  • by katja