In search of Homo economicus: Behavioral experiments in 15 small-scale societies

Joseph Henrich, Robert Boyd, Samuel Bowles, Colin Camerer, Ernst Fehr, Herbert Gintis, Richard McElreath

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1200 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)73-84
Number of pages12
JournalAmerican Economic Review
Volume91
Issue number2
StatePublished - May 1 2001
Externally publishedYes

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  • Economics and Econometrics

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Henrich, J., Boyd, R., Bowles, S., Camerer, C., Fehr, E., Gintis, H., & McElreath, R. (2001). In search of Homo economicus: Behavioral experiments in 15 small-scale societies. American Economic Review, 91(2), 73-84.