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Five minutes with Stefano DellaVigna: “It turns out that voters hate to lie”

DellaVigna, Stefano (2013) Five minutes with Stefano DellaVigna: “It turns out that voters hate to lie”. LSE American Politics and Policy (04 Dec 2013). Website.

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As election turnout levels in the U.S. continue to fall, political leaders and academics have become increasingly interested in what motivates people to actually vote. USApp Editor, Chris Gilson talks to Stefano DellaVigna about his recent research that posits that people vote because they might be asked about whether or not they voted. He finds that in general, voters hate to lie, even when offered a monetary reward to do so, and that there is a distinct ‘cost’ to people when they lie about not voting. Professor DellaVigna recently spoke at the LSE Government Department PSPE Research Seminar, click here for further details.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2013 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: E History America > E11 America (General)
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Sets: Collections > LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2014 09:52
Last Modified: 18 Jun 2020 23:26

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