Fundraising: Gneezy's Fundraising Data with a Gift Wage

Description Usage Format Source References Examples

Description

These data come from Gneezy's (2006) fundraising experiment, on which Goldman (2018) performed quantile treatment effect analysis. These data correspond to the "pre-lunch" period.

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 23 observations on the following 2 variables.

x

A binary indicator variable: 0 for control, 1 for intervention (gift wage)

y

The response variable: dollars raised

Source

Gneezy, U. and List, J. A. (2006), "Putting behavioral economics to work: Testing for gift exchange in labor markets using field experiments," Econometrica, 74, 1365-1384.

References

Gneezy, U. and List, J. A. (2006), "Putting behavioral economics to work: Testing for gift exchange in labor markets using field experiments," Econometrica, 74, 1365-1384.

Goldman, M. and Kaplan, D. M. (2018), "Comparing distributions by multiple testing across quantiles or CDF values," Journal of Econometrics, Volume 206, Issue 1, 143-166.

Examples

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data(Fundraising)
## maybe str(Fundraising)
y <- Fundraising[,2]
x <- Fundraising[,1]
hist(y[x==1])

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