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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 2 31 31 31 1 15 15 15
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 6 1,458 0 6 28 6,369
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 4 9 33 817 13 40 181 2,745
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 6 411 2 6 25 1,965
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 0 7 253 1 7 35 590
Catching Cheating Students 2 7 44 44 4 17 58 58
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 1 1 2 509 2 4 12 1,747
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 2 8 144 1 8 34 438
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 3 113 1 4 15 858
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 2 3 18 896 22 34 115 4,141
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 7 21 49 826
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 4 12 62 249 18 42 188 1,180
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 3 398 1 5 20 3,894
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 1 87 1 3 24 424
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 4 123 1 5 19 549
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 0 11 451 0 3 39 959
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 331 1 6 20 1,462
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 3 176 3 10 30 1,565
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 1 1,254 0 2 11 3,595
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 1 10 1,769 7 18 48 18,823
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 11 33 171 4,593
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 3 503 1 6 22 1,313
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 6 146 2 6 29 549
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 2 574 0 5 29 4,749
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 2 7 474 2 6 29 3,199
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 3 8 52 52 4 17 83 83
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 1 3 7 268 2 8 25 623
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 1 489 3 10 53 2,370
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 1 4 11 2,875
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 2 3 563 1 8 28 3,473
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 4 159 3 6 21 739
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 2 6 31 262 3 9 82 442
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 0 348 1 6 19 1,369
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 4 10 1,288 6 16 50 4,334
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 1 10 37 0 11 55 96
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 4 49 49 49 5 20 20 20
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 2 13 2,421 6 24 102 23,154
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 4 436 1 8 31 1,698
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 2 271 0 2 10 1,184
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 2 7 884 3 12 31 5,404
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 3 7 755 8 34 132 4,725
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 2 451 0 4 15 2,119
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 3 94 2 9 67 654
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 1 36 0 3 8 133
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 1 12 264 2 7 32 439
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 1 16 104 3 8 48 266
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 1 2 19 465 3 11 53 1,461
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 8 557 4 14 48 2,305
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 2 6 568 2 12 33 2,119
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 4 372 1 6 16 2,392
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 1 5 401 3 8 48 1,150
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 3 67 0 3 19 264
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 1 9 925 5 18 66 5,790
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 2 14 1,086 8 25 87 6,802
Total Working Papers 37 167 575 25,922 182 635 2,539 145,089


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 0 19 1 2 6 70
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 3 10 24 156 6 19 66 499
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 0 93 2 5 9 246
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 1 3 7 82 2 14 31 383
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 2 2 7 82 5 18 73 679
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 2 4 11 88 11 25 63 428
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 4 60 2 6 23 349
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 1 2 12 808 7 16 65 3,889
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 1 17 1 6 27 157
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 2 7 87 2 7 25 387
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 1 1 1 198 2 5 14 385
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 1 8 32 398 15 48 161 1,269
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 2 6 35 2 11 28 272
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 1 2 309 1 8 19 1,337
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 2 8 277 1 11 25 891
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 2 7 488 3 11 31 1,517
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 5 10 400 4 18 65 2,161
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 0 84 1 2 6 281
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 156 3 7 17 804
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 8 561 8 29 59 3,574
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 6 29 194 8 17 79 671
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 1 6 103 1 6 20 516
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 1 162 1 5 14 698
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 0 59 2 9 16 202
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 14 33 4,479
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 1 2 7 531
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 3 142 1 7 18 996
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 5 6 448 4 21 48 1,160
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 2 3 3 3 4 7 35 421
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 1 2 4 119 1 4 11 532
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 1 7 61 2 7 26 171
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 3 9 101 3 9 36 468
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 4 188 1 5 15 496
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 4 15 585
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 8 46 2 10 42 647
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 2 7 12 258
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 1 2 2 4 11 816
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 3 12 490 4 16 42 2,560
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 1 287 4 10 24 920
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 12 27 960 5 54 170 3,444
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 13 330 8 29 82 1,319
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 1 12 29 1,018 17 49 123 3,991
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 2 6 108 1 6 22 369
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 0 2 18 536 2 24 91 1,879
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 2 3 7 9 4 9 35 1,906
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 1 10 168 3 6 23 441
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 6 13 108 10 20 70 454
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 5 15 72 4 20 60 1,314
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 2 5 9 148 6 14 29 472
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 0 63 0 6 30 362
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 2 9 18 260 4 21 51 888
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 1 8 36 1,751
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 1 1 186 0 4 12 666
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 2 5 14 359 4 20 50 1,264
Total Journal Articles 34 138 423 11,188 195 722 2,201 57,225


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 4 16 66 631 32 87 281 2,516
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 0 14 198 1 9 47 666
Total Chapters 4 16 80 829 33 96 328 3,182


Statistics updated 2016-06-03