Diferencias de género en los experimentos económicos


  • Selim Jürgen Ergun Middle East Technical University, Northern Cyprus Campus
  • Teresa García-Muñoz Universidad de Granada. Granada Lab of Behavioral Economics (GLOBE)
  • María Fernanda Rivas Middle East Technical University, Northern Cyprus Campus



Palabras clave:

Confianza, Engaño, Experimento económico, Género, Liderazgo, Reciprocidad


Este artículo revisa la literatura en el área de economía experimental sobre las diferencias de género en cuatro temas destacados: aversión al riesgo, confianza, engaño y liderazgo. Se revisan tanto experimentos realizados en laboratorios como experimentos de campo. Resumimos brevemente las principales características de los experimentos que consideramos y señalamos los principales resultados relacionados con las diferencias de género. La gran mayoría de los artículos que hemos revisado documentan diferencias de género en el comportamiento. Estas diferencias podrían explicarse por los estereotipos de roles sexuales que podrían formarse incluso en edades tempranas y / o diferencias hormonales como la hormona femenina oxitocina, o el estrógeno.


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Jürgen Ergun S., García-Muñoz, T., & Fernanda Rivas, M. (2012). Diferencias de género en los experimentos económicos. Revista Internacional De Sociología, 70(Extra_1), 99–111. https://doi.org/10.3989/ris.2011.04.19




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