RESEARCH PAPER: “Punishment diminishes the benefits of network reciprocity in social dilemma experiments”

New research paper co-authored by Prof. Boris Podobnik. Abstract: Network reciprocity has been widely advertised in theoretical studies as one of the basic cooperation-promoting mechanisms, but experimental evidence favoring this type of reciprocity was published only recently. When organized in an unchanging network of social contacts, human subjects cooperate provided the following strict condition is […]