Civic duty Why incentives be a bad thing By Stephanie Hess Politics Direct democracy ... Print comment See in other languages: 6 See in other languages: 6 Languages: 6 (ar) هدايا بمفعول عكسي (de) Geschenke schrecken ab (it) L'effetto perverso dei regali (ja) プレゼントは侮辱的 (ru) Избежать девальвации гражданского долга (zh) 礼物会吓退一些人 Embed code Copy and paste the embed code above. This content was published on January 13, 2017 11:00 AMJan 13, 2017 - 11:00 Political science professor Daniel Kübler explains why gifts can be problematic. Neuer Inhalt Horizontal Line subscription form Form for signing up for free newsletter. Sign up for our free newsletters and get the top stories delivered to your inbox. Email address Top stories (weekly) Latest news (daily) Business (weekly) Politics (weekly) Society (weekly) Fintech (monthly) Click here to see more newsletters swissinfo EN The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the visually or hearing impaired. swissinfo.ch Join us on Facebook!