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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 2 5 36 36 4 16 31 31
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 6 1,459 1 6 29 6,375
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 5 6 32 823 17 38 169 2,783
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 4 411 1 3 24 1,968
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 1 5 254 3 6 34 596
Catching Cheating Students 1 3 47 47 3 6 64 64
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 2 509 0 3 13 1,750
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 6 144 0 1 27 439
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 113 0 1 12 859
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 0 2 16 898 2 19 110 4,160
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 7 16 52 842
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 4 6 58 255 13 37 196 1,217
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 1 4 399 2 5 25 3,899
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 1 87 0 2 13 426
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 5 124 0 2 17 551
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 0 7 451 1 4 31 963
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 331 1 3 17 1,465
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 1 3 177 2 7 31 1,572
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 99 99 99 99 24 24 24 24
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 1 1,254 1 3 11 3,598
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 0 5 1,769 1 5 41 18,828
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 4 12 151 4,605
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 503 2 5 21 1,318
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 5 146 0 3 23 552
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 1 2 575 1 5 28 4,754
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 1 8 475 2 5 29 3,204
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 2 50 54 4 11 93 94
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 6 268 1 3 26 626
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 1 2 490 4 11 52 2,381
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 1 2 11 2,877
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 0 3 563 2 9 31 3,482
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 2 159 0 1 17 740
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 2 5 30 267 1 6 68 448
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 1 349 1 4 20 1,373
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 1 10 1,289 2 5 36 4,339
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 0 9 37 3 6 53 102
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 2 15 64 64 10 30 50 50
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 1 13 2,422 11 30 110 23,184
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 2 436 1 2 24 1,700
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 2 271 0 0 9 1,184
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 6 885 0 3 30 5,407
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 1 5 756 5 12 101 4,737
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 2 451 0 1 15 2,120
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 36 0 1 7 134
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 3 94 4 11 41 665
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 2 3 12 267 3 8 35 447
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 1 4 15 108 1 8 43 274
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 0 6 21 471 5 21 61 1,482
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 8 557 4 9 53 2,314
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 2 8 570 2 12 41 2,131
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 1 372 0 1 14 2,393
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 1 6 402 0 6 48 1,156
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 3 68 1 4 20 268
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 6 925 1 8 60 5,798
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 3 14 1,089 0 6 79 6,808
Total Working Papers 125 176 663 26,098 159 468 2,471 145,557


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 0 19 0 3 8 73
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 4 21 160 3 11 63 510
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 0 93 1 5 13 251
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 5 82 1 4 31 387
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 7 83 1 8 68 687
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 2 11 90 2 14 67 442
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 60 1 6 26 355
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 0 9 808 3 15 66 3,904
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 1 17 0 3 14 160
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 6 87 0 2 24 389
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 198 1 7 20 392
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 3 29 401 10 40 177 1,309
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 1 6 36 3 9 32 281
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 2 2 4 311 2 8 26 1,345
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 6 277 1 7 28 898
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 7 488 1 7 35 1,524
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 3 12 403 1 16 65 2,177
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 1 1 85 0 4 10 285
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 156 3 8 23 812
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 9 563 7 21 74 3,595
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 4 27 198 5 14 78 685
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 6 103 2 6 23 522
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 2 14 700
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 0 59 1 6 20 208
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 1 5 34 4,484
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 0 4 10 535
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 2 143 1 4 18 1,000
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 0 6 448 3 14 59 1,174
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 3 3 1 4 34 425
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 1 4 120 0 2 10 534
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 1 6 62 3 7 30 178
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 9 102 1 7 36 475
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 3 188 1 9 23 505
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 2 4 17 589
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 6 46 2 7 43 654
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 0 4 16 262
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 1 2 3 1 4 15 820
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 0 8 490 2 6 37 2,566
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 287 1 4 25 924
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 1 25 961 7 20 164 3,464
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 2 13 332 8 11 85 1,330
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 3 12 37 1,030 7 36 145 4,027
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 1 6 109 0 6 26 375
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 1 2 17 538 2 12 85 1,891
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 2 9 11 1 10 40 1,916
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 9 168 1 6 26 447
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 10 108 5 14 70 468
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 2 15 74 7 18 67 1,332
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 0 9 148 1 7 33 479
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 1 64 1 5 30 367
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 3 17 263 5 18 62 906
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 1 4 34 1,755
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 1 186 1 6 15 672
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 2 3 13 362 2 8 49 1,272
Total Journal Articles 20 57 403 11,245 117 492 2,343 57,717


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 2 5 58 636 28 71 306 2,587
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 2 10 200 0 9 43 675
Total Chapters 2 7 68 836 28 80 349 3,262


Statistics updated 2016-09-03