Impartiality and Moral Bias

  • Khadjavi, Menusch and Jasper Dag Tjaden (2014). "Setting the Bar - An Experimental Investigation of Immigration Requirements", Kiel Working Paper No. 1939, Kiel Institute for the World Economy [download from IfW]
  • Konow, James (2012). “Adam Smith and the Modern Science of Ethics”. Economics and Philosophy, vol. 28, no. 03, pp. 333 - 362. [pdf 155KB]
  • Konow, James (2009). “Is Fairness in the Eye of the Beholder? An Impartial Spectator Analysis of Justice”, Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 33, no. 1 (June), pp. 101-127. [download from SWC 275KB]
  • Croson, Rachel and James Konow (2009). "Social Preferences and Moral Biases", Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 69, no. 3 (March), pp. 201-212. [lead article] [download from JEBO 558KB]
  • Konow, James (2008). “The Moral High Ground: An Experimental Study of Spectator Impartiality”. [pdf 217KB]
  • Konow, James (2005). “Blind Spots: The Effects of Information and Stakes on Fairness Bias and Dispersion”, Social Justice Research, vol. 18, no. 4 (December), pp. 349-390. [download from SJR 289KB]
  • Konow, James (2003). “Which Is the Fairest One of All? A Positive Analysis of Justice Theories”, Journal of Economic Literature, vol. 41, no. 4 (December), pp. 1186-1237. [pdf 509KB]
  • Konow, James (2000). “Fair Shares: Accountability and Cognitive Dissonance in Allocation Decisions”, American Economic Review, vol. 90, no. 4 (September), pp. 1072-1091. [download from AER 275KB]