Christina M. Fong
Senior Research Scientist
Department of Social and
Assistant: Eileen Simeone
Research interests: Public Economics, Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics.
Christina Fong and Felix Oberholzer-Gee. Truth in Giving: Experimental Evidence on the Welfare Effects of Informed Giving to the Poor. Journal of Public Economics. June 2011, 95(5-6), pp. 436-444.
Christina Fong and Erzo Luttmer, "Do Race and Fairness Matter in Generosity? Evidence from a Nationally Representative Charity Experiment." Journal of Public Economics. June 2011, 95(5-6), pp. 372-394.
Urs Fischbacher, Christina Fong and Ernst Fehr, Fairness, Errors and the Power of Competition. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. Oct. 2009, 72(1), pp. 527-545.
Christina Fong and Erzo Luttmer, What Determines Giving to Hurricane Katrina Victims?
Christina Fong, Samuel Bowles, and Herbert Gintis, Strong Reciprocity and the Welfare State. in: Serge-Christophe Kolm and Jean Mercier Ythier, eds. Handbook on the Economics of Giving, Reciprocity, and Altruism. (North-Holland/Elsevier, 2006).
Shorter version published by invitation: Christina Fong, Samuel Bowles, and Herbert Gintis, The Behavioural Motives for Income Redistribution. Australian Economic Review. Sept. 2005, 38(3), pp. 285-197.