Abigail Barr

Professor Abigail Barr

Research Associate

ORCID: 0000-0002-1241-9162

Abigail is a Professor in Economics at the University of Nottingham. Her research focuses on the role of other-regarding preferences in individual decision-making, how people set up and hold each other to mutually beneficial agreements, citizens' willingness and ability to hold public service providers to account, and the factors and mechanisms determining individual preferences and values.

External web page: University of Nottingham

Risk Pooling, Risk Preferences, and Social Networks

| Journal Article

Using data from an experiment conducted in 70 Colombian communities, we investigate who pools risk with whom when trust is crucial for enforcing risk pooling arrangements.

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