Markets, religion, community size, and the evolution of fairness and punishment

Science Published In Pages: 1480-1484
By Henrich, Joseph, Ensminger, Jean, McElreath, Richard L., Barr, Abigail, Barrett, Clark, Bolyanatz, Alexander, Cardenas, Juan Camilo, Gurven, Michael, Gwako, Edwins, Henrich, Natalie, Lesoorogol, Carolyn, Marlowe, Frank W., Tracer, David, Ziker, John


Measures of fairness toward anonymous others will be positively associated with adherence to a world religion (1481).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
multiple regressionSupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Fairness In Game PlayAssociationEthics
World ReligionAssociationGeneral Character Of Religion