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Table 7 Social utilitarian welfare of the allocators' choices and their own profit (in parentheses: in percentage of the respective reference)

From: Which patients do I treat? An experimental study with economists and physicians

   Economists Physicians
  Framing
Reference
neutral medical neutral medical
  UA a) Social utilitarian welfare: π 0 + i π i
R = 1000 3834.44 (100) 3375.97 (88.0) 3417.36 (89.1) --- (---) 3087.71 (80.5)
R = 1600 6312.44 (100) 5695.27 (90.2) 5787.23 (91.7) 5289.35 (83.8) 5255.80 (83.3)
  OPMA a) Own profit π 0
R = 1000 510.42 (100) 456.57 (89.4) 460.71 (90.3) --- (---) 422.26 (82.7)
R = 1600 950.42 (100) 908.07 (95.5) 910.53 (95.8) 838.85 (88.3) 838.99 (88.3)
  1. UA: utilitarian allocator, OPMA: own payoff-maximizing allocatora) for the values see Table 2