Social Capital and Online Games

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Safferling, Christoph;
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    acm: ComputingMilieux_GENERAL | ComputingMilieux_PERSONALCOMPUTING

We use data from an online game economy and econometric matching methods to test whether social capital of players has an impact on game success. Membership in a 'clan', a voluntary organization of players, positively impacts game success. Hence, social capital has a po... View more
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