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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 2 16 47 2 5 52 67
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 2 5 33 33 2 6 39 39
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 2 3 9 1,467 6 12 51 6,420
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 2 7 20 837 11 27 160 2,905
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 0 411 1 1 14 1,979
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 2 7 260 2 6 27 617
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 0 0 7 64 1 3 23 143
Catching Cheating Students 0 5 20 64 3 9 42 100
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 1 510 1 1 8 1,755
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 1 4 148 2 4 16 454
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 0 1 6 23 2 5 27 108
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 113 1 2 5 863
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 0 3 11 907 10 32 101 4,242
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 7 7 9 4 15 56 882
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 4 12 82 331 14 43 208 1,388
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 1 3 3 3 3 6 6 6
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 1 1 2 400 2 3 15 3,909
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 2 89 1 1 8 432
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 2 3 126 2 3 7 556
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 1 1 2 2 2 2 8 8
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 1 1 2 66
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 0 3 454 1 8 36 995
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 1 4 42 1 3 26 153
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 0 331 1 3 20 1,482
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 4 180 4 7 30 1,595
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 7 21 179 179 7 13 118 118
Homo economicus evolves 0 2 20 56 2 5 53 130
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 3 1,257 13 42 120 3,715
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 2 4 11 1,780 10 21 56 18,879
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 10 38 129 4,722
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 505 1 1 14 1,327
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 1 147 1 3 15 564
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 2 576 2 6 25 4,774
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 0 3 477 1 1 15 3,214
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 1 1 1 3 4 4 4
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 1 4 14 66 4 9 49 132
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 1 3 271 1 3 14 637
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 1 4 6 2 4 12 36
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 2 6 495 5 15 41 2,411
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 1 1 6 2,881
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 0 1 564 5 8 31 3,504
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 1 1 160 1 2 6 745
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 2 4 24 286 4 12 45 487
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 1 3 351 2 3 11 1,380
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 2 6 1,294 3 5 24 4,358
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 1 3 6 43 4 7 28 124
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 4 36 36 1 4 7 7
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 2 6 40 89 3 14 103 123
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 7 10 2,431 5 23 101 23,255
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 2 438 2 3 16 1,714
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 5 276 1 1 14 1,198
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 3 5 22 2 8 23 119
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 6 890 2 7 33 5,437
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 1 6 761 3 11 53 4,778
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 451 2 3 12 2,131
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 2 38 1 3 13 146
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 0 94 1 6 35 689
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 2 4 12 276 5 13 34 473
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 1 7 108 3 7 30 271
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 4 12 152 1 7 37 235
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 7 111 1 3 25 291
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 1 8 8 1 2 20 20
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 1 5 18 483 4 10 57 1,518
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 6 563 7 17 49 2,354
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 3 17 126 126 15 43 151 151
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 4 12 580 3 13 58 2,177
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 1 1 8 2,400
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 1 5 29 2 7 25 173
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 6 407 3 8 25 1,175
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 68 1 1 9 273
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 11 15 20 20 31 38 54 54
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 1 10 1 2 17 70
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 1 1 2 927 2 5 23 5,813
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 0 10 1,096 3 9 47 6,849
Total Working Papers 59 182 901 27,273 269 680 2,882 149,200


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 2 21 0 0 8 78
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 1 4 541 5 11 28 2,336
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 18 174 3 13 43 542
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 3 96 1 1 14 260
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 3 85 2 9 24 407
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 4 86 1 4 28 707
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 1 2 10 10 5 13 40 40
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 1 1 42 1 2 10 112
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 1 5 93 1 5 39 467
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 61 1 4 17 366
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 1 6 814 4 11 49 3,938
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 2 3 20 2 5 14 171
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 2 4 8 95 4 9 20 407
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 198 3 3 18 403
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 4 4 20 418 10 25 136 1,405
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 3 38 2 8 30 302
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 3 312 3 3 19 1,356
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 1 3 280 1 5 16 907
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 0 12 1 3 11 113
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 2 2 5 493 4 6 25 1,542
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 5 12 412 2 11 48 2,209
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 1 7 21 122 1 13 54 337
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 85 2 3 10 291
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 0 156 1 2 25 829
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 3 7 22 583 14 51 133 3,707
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 0 2 7 1 3 15 52
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 3 10 44 238 7 27 102 773
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 1 4 107 1 3 16 457
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 4 7 262 4 10 22 1,306
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 1 1 4 107 2 3 21 537
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 1 3 9 707
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 2 3 4 63 3 6 24 226
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 5 13 36 4,515
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 1 1 7 538
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 2 4 240 2 8 21 1,364
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 2 5 147 1 3 13 1,009
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 1 6 454 3 16 50 1,210
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 2 5 2 2 13 434
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 26 1 1 19 148
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 1 2 4 123 2 5 12 544
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 2 63 1 2 14 185
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 5 14 14 4 13 30 30
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 8 109 1 7 28 496
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 4 5 5,436 3 5 18 38,492
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 2 2 668 3 11 19 3,751
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 1 189 1 2 17 513
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 2 14 599
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 3 3 9 55 5 9 39 686
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 3 8 727 4 10 33 3,946
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 1 2 8 266
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 1 3 5 1 4 14 830
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 0 1 26 4 6 23 229
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 2 8 34 3 8 23 94
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 5 7 497 5 33 52 2,612
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 2 2 289 1 4 15 935
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 1 2 25 190 6 17 119 746
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 2 8 968 11 33 149 3,593
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 9 339 4 20 72 1,391
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 13 20 62 1,080 25 52 174 4,165
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 0 3 111 1 2 18 387
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 2 9 23 559 9 27 89 1,968
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 5 14 5 9 37 1,943
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 4 4 172 2 8 17 458
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 2 110 3 14 34 488
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 1 28 2 3 20 181
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 1 5 77 6 25 85 1,399
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 0 6 154 1 2 22 494
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 2 65 2 2 15 377
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 0 1 7 2 3 7 20
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 1 10 270 7 15 56 944
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 2 9 30 1,781
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 1 187 1 2 22 688
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 11 370 3 8 33 1,297
Total Journal Articles 52 144 493 20,061 240 693 2,585 113,036


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 2 5 35 666 13 61 300 2,816
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 2 8 206 3 8 22 688
Total Chapters 2 7 43 872 16 69 322 3,504


Statistics updated 2017-06-02