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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 0 27 27 3 5 32 32
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 3 42 42 0 8 54 54
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 3 8 1,464 11 22 43 6,404
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 5 5 24 829 22 32 155 2,847
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 1 411 0 8 24 1,981
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 5 258 4 10 28 610
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 1 4 10 63 1 6 28 140
Catching Cheating Students 1 4 24 56 4 8 58 87
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 2 510 1 2 12 1,753
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 5 147 1 7 24 452
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 0 1 4 20 1 5 26 100
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 113 0 1 9 861
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 2 4 13 902 13 28 97 4,195
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 2 17 61 865
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 12 47 93 319 27 80 214 1,329
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 1 399 1 1 23 3,906
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 2 3 89 1 5 10 431
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 2 124 1 2 10 553
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 1 1 1 0 2 4 4
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 0 0 4 65
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 1 2 452 3 11 27 981
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 1 7 41 5 10 38 152
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 0 331 1 5 23 1,479
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 2 4 180 5 9 34 1,588
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 3 17 147 147 6 29 89 89
Homo economicus evolves 2 8 18 49 3 19 59 122
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 2 3 3 1,257 17 52 69 3,662
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 4 8 1,776 4 13 48 18,850
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 27 45 130 4,673
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 505 1 6 24 1,328
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 1 147 1 4 20 560
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 1 2 576 4 6 23 4,766
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 0 6 477 0 2 21 3,212
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 3 17 59 7 17 61 121
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 3 268 0 1 18 630
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 4 493 7 12 47 2,399
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 2 3 5 1 3 9 32
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 1 1 9 2,880
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 3 564 3 9 33 3,495
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 159 2 3 11 743
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 4 25 279 2 13 46 473
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 350 2 2 16 1,376
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 1 6 1,290 1 6 31 4,348
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 0 3 39 2 4 35 114
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 2 11 82 82 6 24 99 99
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 1 5 2,423 5 23 105 23,229
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 2 436 1 7 22 1,710
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 3 6 276 0 7 16 1,197
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 2 18 2 7 21 108
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 2 7 889 3 13 39 5,428
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 2 8 760 5 17 78 4,766
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 451 2 10 18 2,131
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 37 4 4 13 143
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 94 5 11 37 681
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 2 8 271 1 3 30 456
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 2 11 147 3 11 45 232
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 2 11 107 3 7 43 263
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 6 109 2 6 32 288
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 2 6 6 2 7 14 14
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 0 6 16 478 1 18 59 1,505
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 2 7 562 4 15 53 2,339
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 2 16 100 100 5 47 95 95
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 3 8 574 2 10 50 2,157
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 0 3 13 2,398
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 2 8 27 2 4 28 162
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 5 405 2 5 25 1,166
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 68 0 2 14 271
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 2 4 4 4 5 9 11 11
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 0 9 0 2 20 67
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 3 926 2 8 39 5,807
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 4 13 1,095 3 13 62 6,833
Total Working Papers 48 191 857 26,992 268 824 2,918 148,298


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 1 2 21 1 2 10 78
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 0 3 539 3 9 23 2,321
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 8 26 171 3 13 57 530
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 1 1 94 0 2 16 257
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 1 2 6 85 2 4 30 397
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 5 84 2 4 44 701
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 1 4 4 4 13 19 19 19
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 0 41 0 5 14 113
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 0 9 92 2 5 61 458
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 61 1 5 22 364
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 2 4 8 813 6 16 61 3,928
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 1 1 1 18 1 2 13 163
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 1 5 90 3 3 16 395
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 198 0 4 22 400
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 4 25 411 11 29 163 1,365
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 5 37 1 6 34 294
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 5 312 1 3 28 1,353
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 4 278 0 0 23 901
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 1 12 0 2 19 110
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 1 2 7 491 2 5 29 1,533
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 3 12 406 1 7 49 2,188
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 1 4 25 112 4 13 71 321
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 85 0 0 8 287
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 0 156 4 6 33 829
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 2 9 19 575 8 37 111 3,652
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 0 1 6 0 5 17 46
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 5 14 39 224 14 30 98 740
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 1 2 105 1 5 15 451
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 2 3 258 2 5 15 1,294
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 1 4 105 2 8 27 536
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 1 11 704
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 0 59 0 4 22 214
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 1 8 38 4,500
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 0 1 8 537
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 1 237 2 3 20 1,355
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 2 4 145 1 4 17 1,005
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 2 2 8 451 3 8 53 1,188
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 1 5 5 3 5 25 434
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 2 26 2 7 27 146
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 1 4 121 0 3 11 538
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 1 3 63 1 4 19 183
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 4 4 4 4 12 12 12
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 10 107 0 1 30 484
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 1 5,432 0 4 23 38,487
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 1 666 1 6 20 3,740
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 1 188 0 2 23 510
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 2 3 15 596
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 3 8 52 4 12 44 676
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 7 722 2 7 37 3,932
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 0 0 12 263
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 3 4 1 1 14 825
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 0 1 25 6 8 21 221
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 3 7 31 3 7 15 84
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 1 7 492 2 6 35 2,575
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 287 2 4 23 930
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 3 5 30 186 9 23 165 724
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 2 3 18 966 18 47 170 3,548
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 10 335 2 22 87 1,366
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 1 17 53 1,052 3 41 161 4,090
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 1 6 111 1 5 22 383
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 4 7 18 547 9 25 86 1,925
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 2 10 14 3 10 42 1,935
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 2 168 0 2 21 451
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 6 108 2 9 48 480
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 0 27 0 3 27 175
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 0 9 75 3 15 78 1,368
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 3 8 151 2 6 32 489
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 2 65 0 3 22 375
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 0 5 6 0 1 10 16
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 2 2 17 267 4 11 65 925
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 5 10 31 1,771
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 1 1 2 187 5 8 25 686
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 14 366 2 11 48 1,288
Total Journal Articles 38 130 513 19,854 196 627 2,863 112,158


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 1 8 48 655 31 90 332 2,740
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 2 6 204 1 2 23 680
Total Chapters 2 10 54 859 32 92 355 3,420


Statistics updated 2017-02-02