Date: Mon, 20 May 2013 13:30:07 +0200
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences recent issues
Chimpanzee responders still behave like rational maximizers [Social Sciences]
- The ultimatum game (1) is a powerful and widely used test of bargaining behavior that has only recently been applied to nonhuman animals (2–4). The key feature of this game is the power the responder has; the threat of rejections—the ultimatum—typically induces proposers to be more generous than they would...