Endogenous leadership in teams

Stephen Huck, Pedro Rey-Biel

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We study the mechanics of leading by example in teams. Leadership is beneficial for the entire team when agents are conformists, i.e., dislike effort differentials. We also show how leadership can arise endogenously and discuss what type of leader benefits a team most. © 2006 Mohr Siebeck.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)253-261
JournalJournal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2006

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