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17. Two perpetrators caught up in a prisoner's dilemma can

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17. Two perpetrators caught up in a prisoner's dilemma can "beat the odds" if they have a chance to practice the dilemma situation and experiment with producing different outcomes. Game theorists refer to this sort of thing as
A. hypothetical gaming.
B. dominant strategy testing.
C. an iterated game.
D. binding negotiation.
18. Every person in the work group assigned to process trash at the landfill was following a rational strategy. They were handling the reeking waste as little as possible. As a result, the outcome was poor and the aroma of the landfill was detected for miles around. For economists, this scenario suggests a
A. common-pool resources problem.
B. zero-sum problem.
C. feedback loop.
D. collective-action problem.
19. The 1996 legislation called TANF changed welfare in what significant way?
A. Began cash entitlements for poor single parents with dependent children
B. Ended work requirements for welfare recipients
C. Placed states in charge of deciding who would receive benefits
D. Allowed only a sixty-month lifetime limit on federal welfare assistance
20. Which of the following statements is most accurate?
A. Public policy amounts to the collective decisions we make and enforce as a society.
B. Public policy amounts to the political decisions that reflect the will of the majority.
C. Public policy is unrelated to moral and ethical principles.
D. Public policy is unrelated to patterns of personal choice.
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