An Experiment on the Effects of Gamification on Motivation and Participation in an Idea Contest

Abstract

Gamification is currently deployed as a vehicle to foster participation in innovation contests often based on the assumption that it enhances intrinsic motivation. However, to date there is no holistic quantitative study... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Eric Zimmerling (Technical University of Munich)
  2. Christoph E. Höllig (Technical University of Munich)
  3. Philipp G. Sandner (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)
  4. Isabell M. Welpe (Technical University of Munich)

Topic Area

Contests, Crowdsourcing and Open Innovation

Session

MATr2B » Contests, Crowdsourcing & Open Innovation (Papers & Posters) (15:45 - Monday, 1st August, Room 112, Aldrich Hall)

Paper

OUI_Poster.pdf