Behavioural Economics calls this phenomenon ‘The Cobra Effect’. Moral: Beware of the behaviour you wish to reward for. There may be unintended consequences.
What is a cobra effect ? It is said that during British rule in India the govt was concerned about the no. snakes. https://t.co/GPIjQ4C53M
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