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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 15 1,444 4 10 88 6,288
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 2 2 31 745 7 17 192 2,288
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 1 3 400 3 5 31 1,910
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 6 25 230 2 14 73 515
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 1 1 5 504 1 2 18 1,720
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 7 11 129 4 16 51 379
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 108 0 0 15 836
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 4 37 854 7 24 207 3,858
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 5 14 84 733
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 2 7 33 131 9 20 99 836
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 2 392 0 1 13 3,868
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 3 84 0 1 10 390
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 4 117 0 1 23 516
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 4 24 427 3 9 86 881
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 3 326 3 4 22 1,420
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 1 6 169 2 5 37 1,509
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 1 2 8 1,248 4 10 34 3,562
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 14 1,754 3 8 95 18,733
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 4 23 158 4,262
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 3 495 1 7 38 1,279
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 1 3 135 1 4 24 495
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 1 3 570 1 10 45 4,690
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 2 11 464 2 7 49 3,143
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 6 256 1 6 27 582
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 3 4 11 483 6 15 81 2,284
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 7 300 3 6 58 2,828
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 8 556 1 11 97 3,416
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 1 7 152 1 2 49 703
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 7 11 42 203 8 20 121 272
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 341 0 1 15 1,337
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 4 8 56 1,265 5 21 118 4,240
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 3 47 2,395 12 37 443 22,912
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 7 428 0 8 47 1,650
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 2 7 264 2 3 26 1,158
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 11 869 0 7 51 5,339
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 1 10 739 2 4 75 4,516
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 1 447 1 7 25 2,093
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 4 89 3 9 71 543
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 1 1 4 35 1 1 12 122
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 5 34 238 2 11 93 379
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 3 7 39 76 4 12 97 182
Understanding Crime in Colombia and What Can Be Done About It 7 12 43 413 13 22 169 1,313
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 8 546 2 8 37 2,238
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 1 6 554 0 4 45 2,065
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 3 366 0 2 19 2,370
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 3 4 12 393 10 15 64 1,063
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 3 55 1 3 25 231
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 2 5 22 905 10 30 175 5,610
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 12 1,061 5 14 92 6,637
Total Working Papers 47 116 657 24,893 159 491 3,624 140,194


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 1 1 18 0 2 4 62
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 1 2 12 525 10 26 138 2,109
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 23 114 4 17 101 356
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 5 92 1 1 10 231
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 5 74 3 8 48 319
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 3 74 3 9 87 522
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 1 4 13 67 5 17 84 288
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 53 3 13 40 305
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 3 5 33 779 7 24 151 3,769
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 2 11 4 8 35 98
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 3 78 2 6 30 335
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 6 196 1 3 20 362
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 1 5 48 331 9 24 170 960
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 27 3 8 47 202
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 0 305 1 1 16 1,311
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 1 4 268 0 1 13 864
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 1 2 6 481 2 8 40 1,468
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 6 19 379 6 20 112 2,034
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 2 83 1 1 8 271
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 3 153 2 6 12 775
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 7 544 3 14 47 3,456
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 4 25 143 5 16 75 511
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 1 3 95 0 7 35 404
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 1 1 8 249 5 13 52 1,201
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 1 1 1 97 3 5 9 488
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 1 1 4 157 2 3 7 679
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 1 5 58 3 6 20 175
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 2 8 50 4,414
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 1 4 5 0 1 13 520
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 3 3 8 217 14 25 77 1,235
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 2 137 2 7 33 957
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 4 15 433 3 25 79 1,063
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 2 9 35 357
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 2 115 3 3 18 514
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 7 49 0 2 29 136
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 86 5 11 42 406
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 11 24 192 5,319 113 232 2,504 37,564
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 1 16 647 3 13 99 3,604
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 1 13 177 3 3 36 455
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 2 11 564
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 3 14 692 7 22 112 3,734
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 1 8 34 4 9 54 570
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 48 0 0 6 242
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 0 2 6 795
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 2 8 466 7 14 95 2,471
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 2 14 282 5 13 75 858
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 2 5 35 912 13 37 230 3,049
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 4 312 3 9 51 1,188
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 2 3 32 960 6 19 135 3,765
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 2 4 12 99 7 13 47 324
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 0 0 16 503 6 15 104 1,711
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 5 16 48 1,843
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 2 4 157 3 7 16 406
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 12 83 3 12 65 319
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 2 3 20 42 8 20 81 1,209
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 2 11 128 5 12 35 420
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 5 55 3 10 51 292
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 3 19 227 5 12 64 785
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 5 14 50 1,673
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 6 184 2 5 31 639
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 0 6 339 3 13 49 1,179
Total Journal Articles 45 109 731 18,166 339 882 5,842 102,816


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 3 8 48 529 14 38 265 2,018
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 3 14 174 4 9 66 570
Total Chapters 4 11 62 703 18 47 331 2,588


Statistics updated 2014-09-02