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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 2 27 27 2 9 29 29
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 3 42 42 4 15 54 54
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 4 8 1,463 3 14 34 6,393
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 0 0 23 824 3 20 149 2,825
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 1 411 4 10 26 1,981
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 2 5 257 2 7 27 606
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 3 4 14 62 4 7 34 139
Catching Cheating Students 0 6 28 55 1 12 61 83
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 2 510 0 1 11 1,752
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 6 147 5 9 25 451
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 0 3 4 20 1 8 26 99
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 113 1 1 10 861
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 2 2 14 900 6 18 95 4,182
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 3 16 59 863
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 8 49 87 307 14 74 203 1,302
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 1 399 0 4 22 3,905
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 2 3 89 2 4 10 430
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 1 10 552
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 9 0 1 6 65
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 1 1 1 1 2 2 4 4
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 0 3 451 6 11 28 978
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 1 8 41 2 8 34 147
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 0 331 1 8 23 1,478
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 1 3 179 1 7 33 1,583
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 3 17 144 144 6 36 83 83
Homo economicus evolves 5 6 16 47 10 22 58 119
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 1 1 1 1,255 20 45 52 3,645
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 6 8 1,775 4 15 45 18,846
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 4 31 116 4,646
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 505 5 5 23 1,327
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 1 147 1 6 20 559
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 2 575 1 5 23 4,762
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 1 6 477 2 6 23 3,212
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 3 4 17 59 6 14 58 114
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 3 268 0 4 18 630
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 4 493 2 7 44 2,392
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 3 3 5 1 5 8 31
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 0 2 8 2,879
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 4 564 1 8 34 3,492
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 159 1 1 11 741
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 8 26 279 7 17 50 471
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 2 350 0 1 15 1,374
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 5 1,289 3 7 31 4,347
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 1 4 39 2 6 36 112
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 4 15 80 80 9 31 93 93
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 7 2,422 8 26 113 23,224
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 2 436 4 7 23 1,709
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 5 6 276 3 13 17 1,197
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 2 18 2 7 19 106
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 4 7 889 3 14 37 5,425
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 2 7 759 7 20 79 4,761
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 451 6 8 16 2,129
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 94 3 9 36 676
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 37 0 4 9 139
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 0 2 7 270 1 7 31 455
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 2 11 106 1 9 49 260
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 1 11 146 3 10 47 229
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 7 109 1 8 34 286
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 2 3 6 6 5 8 12 12
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 2 7 17 478 9 18 60 1,504
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 3 7 561 5 15 54 2,335
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 7 38 98 98 24 68 90 90
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 4 9 574 4 14 50 2,155
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 2 4 13 2,398
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 1 7 26 0 2 26 160
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 3 6 405 1 7 29 1,164
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 2 68 1 3 15 271
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 1 2 2 2 2 5 6 6
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 0 9 2 3 20 67
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 1 3 926 2 7 39 5,805
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 2 5 13 1,095 4 19 62 6,830
Total Working Papers 52 229 855 26,944 256 856 2,848 148,030


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 1 1 2 21 1 2 9 77
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 3 539 4 7 20 2,318
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 5 8 26 169 7 14 66 527
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 1 1 1 94 2 4 16 257
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 5 84 0 3 29 395
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 5 84 0 9 49 699
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 3 3 3 3 6 6 6 6
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 0 41 1 6 14 113
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 1 12 92 2 7 63 456
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 2 61 1 6 24 363
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 2 7 811 3 13 56 3,922
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 0 17 0 1 12 162
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 2 4 89 0 2 16 392
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 198 2 4 22 400
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 4 25 409 10 25 163 1,354
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 6 37 2 9 36 293
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 1 5 312 2 4 29 1,352
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 4 278 0 1 24 901
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 1 12 1 2 20 110
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 1 2 7 490 2 5 31 1,531
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 3 13 406 2 8 51 2,187
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 1 4 26 111 4 11 72 317
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 85 0 1 9 287
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 0 156 1 10 30 825
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 7 18 573 9 37 108 3,644
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 0 1 6 2 6 17 46
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 16 38 219 3 30 91 726
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 1 1 2 105 4 7 14 450
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 2 3 258 2 3 13 1,292
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 1 2 6 105 4 10 29 534
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 2 14 704
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 0 59 2 4 22 214
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 4 11 42 4,499
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 1 4 18 1,353
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 2 4 145 2 3 17 1,004
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 1 6 449 5 9 50 1,185
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 2 5 5 0 4 25 431
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 1 2 26 4 7 25 144
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 1 4 121 0 4 11 538
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 1 4 63 2 3 20 182
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 2 3 3 3 3 8 8 8
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 3 11 107 1 5 31 484
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 1 5,432 3 6 26 38,487
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 3 666 3 5 22 3,739
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 1 188 1 4 25 510
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 3 14 594
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 5 9 52 4 14 44 672
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 1 8 722 4 9 36 3,930
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 0 0 13 263
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 3 4 0 0 14 824
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 0 1 25 1 4 16 215
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 2 7 30 2 5 14 81
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 1 7 492 4 4 34 2,573
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 287 2 2 24 928
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 1 8 33 183 9 40 183 715
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 2 20 964 16 43 164 3,530
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 10 335 4 29 89 1,364
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 5 19 53 1,051 18 48 168 4,087
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 2 7 111 1 6 23 382
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 1 5 16 543 9 23 82 1,916
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 2 2 12 14 6 10 45 1,932
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 3 168 0 2 22 451
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 6 108 4 9 52 478
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 0 27 2 4 28 175
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 0 10 75 6 22 80 1,365
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 2 7 150 3 7 31 487
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 2 65 3 5 22 375
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 0 5 6 1 1 10 16
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 1 15 265 5 12 63 921
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 2 7 29 1,766
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 1 186 1 6 20 681
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 13 365 4 11 46 1,286
Total Journal Articles 42 133 520 19,816 220 659 2,869 111,962


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 3 9 59 654 24 88 342 2,709
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 3 6 203 0 4 24 679
Total Chapters 3 12 65 857 24 92 366 3,388


Statistics updated 2017-01-03