Adolescents

Discrimination, narratives and family history: An experiment with Jordanian host and Syrian refugee children

We measure the prevalence of discrimination between Jordanian host and Syrian refugee children attending school in Jordan. Using a simple sharing experiment, we find only a small degree of out-group discrimination. However, Jordanian children with …

Higher Order Risk Preferences: New Measures, Determinants and Field Behavior

We use a novel method to elicit and measure the intensities of higher order risk preferences (prudence and temperance) in an experiment with 658 adolescents. In line with theoretical predictions, we find that the degrees of higher order risk …