In this lecture we concluded the brief discussion of experimental economics, focusing particularly on the ultimatum, dictator and public goods games. We looked at some of the 'solutions' to the collective action problem - specifically punishment and repetition - and how they are conveyed in the public goods games experiments. We saw, further, that there is evidence not only of 'prosocial', that is cooperation-sustaining, punishment, but also of anti-social, or cooperation-undermining, punishment.

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