Eliciting beliefs in beauty contest experiments

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Abstract

Using elicited beliefs in several treatments of the beauty contest experiment, we show that (a) belief elicitation does not affect decisions, (b) beliefs and choices are inconsistent, and (c) players are more sophisticated compared to previous work.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)45-49
Number of pages5
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume137
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2015

Keywords

  • Beauty contest
  • Belief elicitation
  • Higher order beliefs
  • Level of sophistication
  • Reasoning
  • Strategic play

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