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534. Banking on Experiments?
by Martin Dufwenberg

How can laboratory experiments help us understand banking crises, including the usefulness of various policy responses? After giving a concise introduction to the field of experimental economics more generally, I attempt to provide answers. I discuss methodological issues and survey relevant work that has been done.

Keywords: banking crises, lab experiments

JEL codes: C92, G21


Last updated December 16, 2014