Hong Geng, Laboratory for Experimental Economics, University of Bonn, Germany (email@example.com). Arne Robert Weiss, University of Cologne & Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences, University of Erfurt, Germany (firstname.lastname@example.org). Irenaeus Wolff, University of Konstanz, Germany / Thurgauer Wirtschaftsinstitut (TWI), Kreuzlingen, Switzerland (email@example.com).
The Limited Power of Voting to Limit Power
Article first published online: 26 SEP 2011
© 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Journal of Public Economic Theory
Volume 13, Issue 5, pages 695–719, October 2011
How to Cite
GENG, H., WEISS, A. R. and WOLFF, I. (2011), The Limited Power of Voting to Limit Power. Journal of Public Economic Theory, 13: 695–719. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9779.2011.01517.x
We thank Gari Walkowitz as well as Stephan Tontrup for their support in designing the experiment and Mareike Hoffmann as well as Fu Hao for running the German sessions and the follow-up sessions in China, respectively. We are indebted to Jia Jiamin and the industrious staff at the Herbert A. Simon, and Reinhard Selten Behavioral Decision Research Lab for their support as well as to CEREB and the Bonn Laboratory for Experimental Economics for funding the experiment. Our thanks further go to Katharine Bendrick, Mareike Hoffmann, Bettina Rockenbach, Özgür Gürerk, members of CEREB, and to the associate editor and two anonymous referees, for valuable comments on earlier versions of the paper.
- Issue published online: 26 SEP 2011
- Article first published online: 26 SEP 2011
- Received September 30, 2009; Accepted December 3, 2010.
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