Role of individuals’ virtues in relationship between emotional responses to government’s actions and their consequences

  • Sanjaya Singh GaurEmail author
  • Ila Mehrotra Anand


In this paper, we aim to investigate the type of emotional responses that are evoked by the government’s actions and whether these emotions lead to individuals’ support behavior. We use scenario-based experimental design where two between-subjects manipulations are created for government’s actions, and one between-subjects control condition is created. Respondents were assigned to experimental and control groups using judgmental sampling. PLS based SEM and CFA is used for the analyses of the data.


Government actions Virtues Emotions Public support Scenario-based experiment Emerging economy 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sunway University Business SchoolSunway UniversityBandar SunwayMalaysia
  2. 2.Institute of Business ManagementGLA UniversityMathuraIndia

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