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  • The Role of Value-based Social Capital for Donation Be-havior   [CPSH 2013]
  • Author(s)
  • Alexander Unger, Julie Papastamatelou, Jürg Arpagaus
  • ABSTRACT
  • This study examines the willingness to donate as a form of pro-social behavior, depending on social integration. Using representative data from Switzerland, the hypothesis that people who are more involved in social networks possess a greater willingness to make monetary donations was tested. According to the use of three operationalization of social integration (number of memberships, number of friend and communicative density in the neighborhood) the assumed positive influence on willingness to donate could be confirmed.
  • KEYWORDS
  • Donators, Socio-Demographic Features; Donation Behavior; Social Capital; Pro-Social Behavior
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