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The above paper was published with an incorrect image displayed for figure 5. The correct figure 5 is shown below.

Notes: Left panel displays results by size of sunk cost. Low sunk cost—investment is short $50 million. High sunk cost—$200 million. Right panel displays results by low or high accountability condition. Circles denote politicians; diamonds, citizens. Values are predicted probabilities, obtained using Clarify. Bars are 95% confidence intervals. Citizens N = 4415, politicians N = 382.

FIGURE 5. Proportion of politicians and citizens voting to extend a small loan program in the sunk cost experiment, by experimental treatment.

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REFERENCE

Sheffer, L., Loewen, P., Soroka, S., Walgrave, S., & Sheafer, T. 2017. “Nonrepresentative Representatives: An Experimental Study of the Decision Making of Elected Politicians.” American Political Science Review 112 (2): 302–21. doi:10.1017/S0003055417000569.