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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 4 17 1,441 8 24 84 6,263
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 6 30 739 7 69 199 2,256
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 1 1 5 399 2 6 30 1,895
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 5 31 223 8 24 84 495
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 6 503 1 5 31 1,717
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 2 8 122 5 11 53 357
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 2 108 2 5 17 834
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 6 8 40 833 35 61 249 3,774
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 9 22 89 711
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 2 11 34 119 8 28 112 802
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 2 392 1 4 20 3,867
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 2 82 1 5 12 387
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 3 116 5 9 26 510
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 5 19 416 9 24 85 854
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 5 326 5 6 24 1,414
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 7 166 2 7 41 1,495
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 4 8 1,246 5 11 45 3,549
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 13 1,749 10 30 150 18,716
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 14 42 157 4,206
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 1 5 495 3 6 39 1,270
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 1 1 6 134 5 9 33 489
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 5 569 3 11 50 4,670
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 3 19 461 5 16 82 3,132
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 1 2 6 255 3 9 26 573
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 2 3 15 477 10 33 124 2,259
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 2 7 299 14 19 55 2,813
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 5 553 4 13 91 3,381
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 1 7 147 7 14 46 688
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 2 7 75 187 13 35 140 233
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 1 4 341 3 6 23 1,335
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 10 52 1,250 4 19 124 4,208
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 4 13 55 2,386 41 126 463 22,805
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 2 5 425 4 12 46 1,630
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 2 7 261 3 8 27 1,149
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 2 6 14 866 8 18 61 5,323
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 2 4 10 736 14 28 94 4,502
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 446 1 3 25 2,078
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 1 1 9 88 3 20 78 521
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 4 34 0 2 12 120
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 0 4 28 222 2 15 95 353
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 6 41 66 5 23 93 158
Understanding Crime in Colombia and What Can Be Done About It 4 12 41 394 20 51 175 1,261
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 6 543 1 7 36 2,222
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 0 10 551 4 8 56 2,051
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 1 8 366 1 5 24 2,365
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 3 10 389 9 22 74 1,039
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 6 54 1 3 35 222
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 3 6 17 894 23 43 196 5,545
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 1 19 1,056 6 27 163 6,606
Total Working Papers 46 146 728 24,663 357 1,004 4,094 139,103


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 2 17 0 0 6 60
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 1 3 13 523 12 35 123 2,060
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 7 34 111 14 34 112 326
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 5 88 1 1 10 225
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 2 4 73 2 12 34 297
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 3 72 15 22 97 503
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 1 15 61 2 17 84 258
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 52 2 8 30 282
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 5 8 34 762 30 49 155 3,710
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 2 5 11 2 8 29 83
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 2 4 78 2 8 27 321
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 1 1 3 193 1 5 17 353
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 4 15 57 318 7 37 185 903
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 26 5 15 58 184
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 1 305 3 6 16 1,306
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 8 267 2 3 21 861
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 1 6 479 4 13 53 1,457
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 4 6 17 373 9 23 130 2,000
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 81 0 0 7 267
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 4 151 0 0 10 765
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 0 7 540 1 7 37 3,426
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 2 23 131 5 10 69 475
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 1 5 94 3 8 41 392
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 0 0 7 246 4 11 51 1,176
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 0 96 2 2 3 481
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 1 1 2 154 1 1 4 673
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 2 9 57 0 3 23 165
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 8 18 54 4,401
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 2 2 3 4 2 3 12 515
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 1 3 12 213 3 12 85 1,197
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 3 137 3 6 30 944
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 2 2 14 425 7 14 62 1,022
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 3 10 36 341
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 2 115 1 6 17 510
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 3 10 48 3 9 28 125
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 4 86 1 8 37 386
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 11 32 224 5,279 93 261 2,875 37,193
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 4 20 644 9 27 113 3,576
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 1 13 173 3 8 46 446
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 558
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 5 20 687 14 36 127 3,693
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 4 15 32 6 16 64 550
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 2 48 0 1 14 241
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 1 1 9 793
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 1 7 462 9 22 114 2,442
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 2 17 277 3 13 76 829
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 3 7 33 899 23 57 203 2,961
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 6 311 2 12 55 1,168
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 4 8 54 950 16 40 165 3,714
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 2 11 94 3 15 40 308
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 2 5 21 500 10 21 105 1,662
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 3 8 47 1,815
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 5 153 1 3 22 396
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 12 79 8 20 63 292
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 4 23 35 5 20 97 1,176
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 3 16 124 6 11 35 405
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 8 54 5 12 59 271
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 2 19 218 11 22 63 758
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 3 12 49 1,648
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 1 1 8 182 3 8 35 630
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 2 9 336 2 9 48 1,153
Total Journal Articles 54 152 864 17,931 399 1,079 6,330 101,128


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 6 13 47 513 30 70 321 1,932
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 2 5 16 169 8 18 71 548
Total Chapters 8 18 63 682 38 88 392 2,480


Statistics updated 2014-04-04