Trust Game

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Trust Game

Millisecond Software's computerized version of the 'Trust Game', a socio-economic decision game to investigate trust and reciprocity in an investment setting. The Inquisit implementation uses elements of several Trust Game publications.
Duration: 2 minutes
(Requires Inquisit Lab)
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Google ScholarSearch Google Scholar for peer-reviewed, published research using the Inquisit Trust Game.

Berg, J., Dickhaut, J., & McCabe, K. (1995). Trust, reciprocity, and social history. Games and Economic Behavior, 10(1), 122–142.

Croson, Rachel, and Nancy Buchan. 1999. "Gender and Culture: International Experimental Evidence from Trust Games." American Economic Review, 89 (2): 386-391.

Chetty, Rinelle & Hofmeyr, Andre & Kincaid, Harold & Monroe, Brian, 2021. "The Trust Game Does Not (Only) Measure Trust: The Risk-Trust Confound Revisited," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 90(C).