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Attitudes towards blood and living organ donations
(2010) Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak,
We model the decision of whether or not to become a blood/living organ donor. The expected utility for becoming a donor is a function of the degree of altruism, the consumption of goods, the costs of donation, the very ...
An economic model of behaviour: attitudes towards altruistic blood and organ donations
(2009) Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak,
The aim of this research is to model altruistic blood and organ donors behaviour. First, we make an analysis of the decision of to be or not to be a donor for any individual. We propose a model where individuals compare ...
Incentives when altruism is impure: the case of blood and living organ donations
(2013) Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak,
The decision to donate blood and living organs is considered voluntary and altruistic. However, the shortage of donors has opened an interesting debate in recent years, considering offering economic incentives to donors. ...