Dataset for "Resource Booms and Group Punishment in a Coupled Social-Ecological System"

Published: 29 December 2022| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/c2z95m5gty.1


The dataset comes from a laboratory economics experiment on resource booms and group punishment in a coupled social-ecological system. It contains 3,060 observations from 8 sessions with exactly 20 individuals per session. The data contains 33 variables, including individual decisions per round during the experiment as well as socio-demographic information. Related Publication: --------------------- Title: "Resource Booms and Group Punishment in a Coupled Social-Ecological System" Authors: Anna Lou Abatayo and John Lynham Journal: Ecological Economics Coverage: --------- Spatial coverage: The data was obtained in laboratory experiments at campus of the University of Hawai'i at Manoa. This dataset contains the following files: - 1 Stata DTA file - 1 Codebook TXT file - 5 Stata do-files


Steps to reproduce

1. Create or choose a folder that will be the working directory. Unzip the zip file downloaded from online. 2. Inside the unzipped folder, you will find the following files: "~Codebook.txt", a "~ReadMe.txt", 5 Stata do-files ("00", "01", "02", "03", and "04". 3. Read the "Codebook" and the "ReadMe" carefully. Open "00" and change path for "mainfold". 4. Run "00" before running "01", "02", "03", or "04".


University of Hawai'i at Manoa, Wageningen Universiteit en Research


Economics, Environmental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Common Pool Resources, Experiment in Economics, Resource Economics


National Science Foundation