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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 29 31 31 3 14 18 18
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 0 6 1,458 1 2 28 6,370
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 7 32 818 13 38 168 2,758
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 5 411 0 4 22 1,965
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 0 6 253 1 5 33 591
Catching Cheating Students 2 6 46 46 2 12 60 60
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 2 509 1 5 12 1,748
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 1 8 144 0 6 31 438
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 3 113 0 3 14 858
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 4 18 897 9 38 113 4,150
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 5 20 46 831
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 0 9 55 249 14 47 185 1,194
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 3 398 1 3 21 3,895
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 1 87 0 2 11 424
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 1 5 124 2 6 20 551
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 0 9 451 1 3 35 960
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 331 1 4 19 1,463
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 1 4 177 2 8 31 1,567
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 1 1,254 0 2 8 3,595
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 1 7 1,769 1 15 41 18,824
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 5 26 163 4,598
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 3 503 1 6 22 1,314
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 6 146 0 4 26 549
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 1 3 575 1 5 29 4,750
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 2 8 475 1 6 26 3,200
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 5 52 52 2 12 85 85
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 2 6 268 0 5 24 623
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 1 489 2 8 51 2,372
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 1 4 10 2,876
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 3 563 5 9 31 3,478
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 3 159 0 6 20 739
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 5 29 263 2 8 72 444
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 1 1 349 2 8 20 1,371
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 3 10 1,288 0 12 42 4,334
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 1 10 37 0 7 52 96
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 8 57 57 57 11 31 31 31
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 2 13 2,421 6 23 99 23,160
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 4 436 0 4 30 1,698
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 2 271 0 2 9 1,184
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 2 7 885 1 8 29 5,405
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 6 755 3 21 122 4,728
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 2 451 0 3 15 2,119
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 3 94 2 8 58 656
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 36 1 2 8 134
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 0 1 10 264 2 7 32 441
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 2 16 106 5 11 46 271
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 5 6 21 470 14 22 59 1,475
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 8 557 1 10 48 2,306
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 3 7 569 3 12 34 2,122
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 3 372 0 4 15 2,392
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 2 6 402 4 10 48 1,154
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 2 67 1 3 17 265
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 1 8 925 4 19 67 5,794
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 14 1,087 3 21 85 6,805
Total Working Papers 29 166 569 25,951 140 584 2,441 145,229


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 0 19 1 3 6 71
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 3 9 25 159 6 19 67 505
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 0 93 3 8 11 249
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 2 6 82 1 12 29 384
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 2 6 82 4 16 71 683
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 1 4 11 89 5 25 64 433
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 3 60 3 8 25 352
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 1 10 808 5 17 64 3,894
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 1 17 1 7 14 158
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 7 87 0 5 24 387
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 1 1 198 3 8 17 388
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 1 6 30 399 13 52 164 1,282
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 6 35 4 11 30 276
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 3 10 22 1,340
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 8 277 3 11 28 894
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 7 488 2 10 31 1,519
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 4 11 401 8 19 66 2,169
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 0 84 2 4 8 283
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 156 1 7 17 805
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 9 562 8 32 65 3,582
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 3 6 28 197 6 19 74 677
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 6 103 2 5 21 518
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 1 162 1 4 14 699
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 0 59 3 10 17 205
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 2 12 34 4,481
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 2 4 8 533
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 1 4 143 2 8 19 998
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 3 6 448 6 19 53 1,166
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 3 3 3 2 8 36 423
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 1 2 4 120 1 4 10 533
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 6 61 1 6 25 172
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 2 9 102 3 9 36 471
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 4 188 2 7 17 498
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 3 14 586
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 6 46 2 7 39 649
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 3 8 15 261
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 1 1 2 3 2 6 13 818
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 3 8 490 2 14 34 2,562
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 287 2 11 25 922
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 9 26 960 4 36 165 3,448
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 13 330 1 26 81 1,320
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 6 15 34 1,024 16 59 135 4,007
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 3 7 109 5 11 27 374
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 0 1 17 536 5 13 87 1,884
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 2 7 9 2 9 37 1,908
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 1 10 168 2 7 24 443
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 4 13 108 4 20 69 458
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 4 15 72 3 14 56 1,317
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 2 9 148 5 15 31 477
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 1 64 2 8 30 364
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 5 15 260 9 21 56 897
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 2 6 37 1,753
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 1 186 2 4 12 668
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 5 14 360 5 16 52 1,269
Total Journal Articles 23 110 414 11,211 188 713 2,226 57,413


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 1 12 62 632 21 88 284 2,537
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 0 11 198 5 10 47 671
Total Chapters 1 12 73 830 26 98 331 3,208


Statistics updated 2016-07-02