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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 3 8 1,449 9 22 67 6,330
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 3 8 36 775 22 165 270 2,526
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 3 4 6 405 6 8 42 1,937
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 3 7 16 239 8 16 47 542
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 4 507 2 8 17 1,734
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 2 14 136 1 6 46 403
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 1 2 2 110 1 4 8 842
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 3 8 43 876 15 56 204 3,978
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 8 13 56 767
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 10 23 57 176 18 52 160 962
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 1 1 3 395 1 2 6 3,873
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 1 1 4 86 1 4 12 399
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 2 3 119 2 8 18 528
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 5 21 437 1 14 61 915
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 1 3 329 1 10 22 1,436
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 1 7 173 4 8 36 1,531
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 2 2 7 1,253 4 12 33 3,582
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 1 8 1,757 3 16 48 18,764
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 25 64 182 4,388
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 3 4 499 2 5 20 1,290
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 1 1 6 140 3 11 25 514
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 3 572 5 8 47 4,717
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 1 6 467 3 12 32 3,164
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 6 261 0 3 20 593
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 4 11 488 3 16 53 2,312
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 2 301 1 8 40 2,853
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 1 6 559 1 7 63 3,444
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 1 7 154 2 4 28 716
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 5 11 38 225 11 28 108 341
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 4 5 346 0 6 11 1,346
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 2 26 1,276 2 5 62 4,270
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 5 9 22 22 6 22 24 24
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 4 19 2,405 13 34 227 23,032
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 2 6 431 2 8 35 1,665
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 1 8 269 1 6 25 1,174
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 3 9 875 3 11 45 5,368
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 3 5 9 745 11 25 64 4,566
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 3 449 1 3 24 2,102
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 1 1 3 91 3 7 38 559
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 35 0 2 5 125
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 5 28 250 2 8 51 404
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 2 21 87 4 13 56 214
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 4 8 50 444 5 21 136 1,397
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 4 547 2 5 26 2,248
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 2 4 10 561 3 7 31 2,082
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 1 2 368 1 1 11 2,376
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 1 7 396 4 9 55 1,094
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 10 64 1 3 21 243
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 2 3 20 914 12 40 150 5,695
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 3 13 1,069 11 23 93 6,699
Total Working Papers 70 154 607 25,270 250 849 2,961 142,064


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 19 0 0 4 64
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 3 4 9 532 10 24 126 2,186
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 6 10 17 128 11 29 91 417
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 5 93 1 2 11 236
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 2 75 1 7 46 343
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 2 74 9 27 89 592
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 0 15 76 4 12 97 355
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 1 2 4 56 3 7 41 323
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 3 5 29 791 6 12 101 3,811
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 2 3 5 16 3 12 42 125
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 2 80 1 8 36 357
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 1 4 197 0 4 16 369
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 6 12 45 363 16 46 183 1,086
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 28 3 11 45 229
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 2 2 307 0 3 10 1,316
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 1 1 2 269 1 1 5 866
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 2 481 0 5 27 1,484
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 0 14 387 3 10 83 2,083
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 1 3 84 0 1 7 274
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 153 0 1 18 783
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 9 549 5 11 66 3,492
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 3 6 26 157 5 21 96 571
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 2 3 4 98 4 7 25 417
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 1 1 6 252 3 12 65 1,241
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 1 97 0 1 12 493
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 1 1 7 161 1 1 11 684
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 2 59 3 4 20 185
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 1 6 40 4,441
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 3 7 0 0 9 524
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 1 9 17 230 4 23 101 1,298
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 1 138 1 5 28 972
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 2 14 439 3 8 80 1,102
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 2 4 41 382
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 0 115 2 2 8 518
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 4 52 3 4 18 143
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 1 5 91 2 5 39 425
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 5 29 101 5,380 48 163 853 38,046
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 4 14 658 7 28 100 3,676
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 3 10 183 1 5 29 475
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 567
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 0 3 16 703 8 25 114 3,807
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 2 5 37 3 11 47 597
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 1 1 1 49 1 3 5 246
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 1 1 11 804
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 2 14 476 4 9 65 2,507
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 1 9 286 1 10 58 887
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 8 30 929 23 67 272 3,233
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 6 317 3 9 57 1,225
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 6 12 32 982 12 26 117 3,831
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 2 8 102 2 8 37 345
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 2 5 18 518 5 16 116 1,778
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 3 7 52 1,867
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 1 5 158 2 3 21 417
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 3 14 93 4 12 79 371
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 4 8 19 54 5 13 72 1,248
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 1 12 136 2 3 33 438
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 2 9 63 2 12 57 328
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 4 20 238 3 21 71 829
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 4 9 59 1,707
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 1 3 185 1 5 23 653
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 4 9 345 3 14 56 1,209
Total Journal Articles 59 166 622 18,553 260 818 4,150 105,278


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 9 13 42 555 34 70 274 2,206
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 3 14 183 4 17 60 608
Total Chapters 9 16 56 738 38 87 334 2,814


Statistics updated 2015-04-05