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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 1 9 34 1 4 24 44
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 1 9 48 2 4 33 72
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 10 1,469 0 5 48 6,427
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 3 16 840 18 32 142 2,947
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 0 411 0 0 8 1,979
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 2 8 263 3 7 27 626
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 2 2 8 66 3 4 16 148
Catching Cheating Students 2 9 25 74 5 13 44 115
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 2 511 0 0 5 1,756
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 1 148 0 1 13 455
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 0 1 7 24 0 2 20 111
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 1 114 0 2 5 865
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 3 12 910 5 11 96 4,260
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 1 8 10 1 2 37 884
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 0 2 5 5 1 4 10 10
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 3 6 79 337 6 26 193 1,421
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 1 400 1 2 11 3,912
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 2 89 1 3 9 435
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 2 126 1 4 10 561
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 0 1 3 67
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 1 3 3 1 2 8 10
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 2 5 456 4 6 35 1,002
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 3 5 45 1 4 18 157
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 1 332 0 1 13 1,483
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 2 180 2 2 22 1,598
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 4 5 59 186 9 13 85 132
Homo economicus evolves 2 3 19 60 4 5 39 136
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 3 1,257 8 29 148 3,748
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 14 1,783 2 6 55 18,886
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 5 13 123 4,738
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 1 1 506 0 1 7 1,329
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 0 147 0 1 12 565
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 1 576 1 2 21 4,778
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 2 3 479 2 4 12 3,218
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 1 2 4 4 2 4 10 10
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 1 2 13 68 2 3 36 136
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 3 271 0 0 11 637
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 1 5 7 2 3 13 39
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 3 496 1 7 35 2,420
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 1 1 302 1 1 5 2,882
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 3 566 0 3 24 3,508
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 1 2 161 1 2 8 748
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 3 4 19 290 5 7 40 494
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 351 0 1 8 1,381
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 5 1,294 0 1 19 4,359
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 1 2 9 47 4 8 28 134
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 3 5 29 94 8 14 75 137
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 2 40 40 2 4 11 11
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 10 2,432 8 17 77 23,275
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 2 438 1 1 13 1,715
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 6 277 0 3 17 1,201
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 5 890 2 4 30 5,441
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 5 22 1 1 22 121
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 0 4 761 1 5 44 4,785
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 451 0 3 13 2,134
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 1 1 1 95 8 10 40 707
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 38 0 0 11 146
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 0 1 9 277 2 4 29 477
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 4 108 0 1 22 273
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 2 9 154 3 5 22 241
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 1 1 3 112 1 2 17 295
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 0 5 8 0 1 17 21
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 2 4 18 489 3 7 46 1,532
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 5 563 2 5 44 2,364
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 3 12 82 142 10 30 163 185
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 2 3 13 583 5 9 45 2,186
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 0 1 8 2,402
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 4 29 2 4 20 178
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 5 407 4 7 26 1,183
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 1 69 2 2 7 275
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 5 9 32 32 17 25 92 93
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 1 10 2 2 8 72
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 2 927 3 5 20 5,818
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 2 8 1,098 2 5 46 6,857
Total Working Papers 47 112 694 27,409 194 433 2,574 149,748


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 1 21 0 0 3 78
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 2 4 8 546 7 11 40 2,351
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 16 177 7 14 45 558
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 3 96 1 1 9 262
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 1 1 3 86 3 3 18 410
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 2 86 0 1 18 708
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 2 3 16 16 4 10 56 56
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 1 42 0 0 5 112
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 3 5 96 1 10 29 478
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 61 1 2 12 369
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 1 7 816 0 5 37 3,946
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 1 1 4 21 4 5 16 177
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 9 96 2 5 22 412
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 198 1 1 8 404
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 4 8 22 427 17 29 112 1,441
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 3 39 1 3 23 307
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 1 312 0 0 8 1,356
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 2 280 1 1 8 908
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 0 12 1 3 8 116
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 6 494 1 2 19 1,545
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 1 11 414 1 6 39 2,218
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 3 8 24 131 4 15 50 356
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 1 1 86 2 3 8 294
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 2 2 2 158 2 2 16 831
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 2 2 19 585 4 16 117 3,724
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 0 4 10 1 3 18 58
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 4 41 244 12 24 104 800
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 3 107 0 0 14 457
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 6 262 0 0 20 1,309
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 4 107 1 1 14 538
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 1 7 709
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 4 63 1 3 19 229
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 3 31 4,519
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 538
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 3 240 1 3 18 1,367
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 1 5 148 1 2 10 1,011
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 24 30 478 7 112 150 1,326
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 2 5 3 3 10 437
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 2 5 6 31 3 9 22 159
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 3 123 2 4 16 550
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 1 63 2 4 10 189
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 3 4 18 18 6 12 46 46
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 6 110 1 3 21 500
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 4 5,436 1 3 15 38,496
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 3 669 2 5 24 3,758
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 2 190 2 2 10 516
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 2 2 10 601
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 3 11 58 3 8 37 695
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 7 728 1 1 27 3,948
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 2 3 6 269
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 1 5 0 0 6 830
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 1 1 2 27 3 5 23 234
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 0 2 8 36 2 4 22 98
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 1 7 498 2 11 55 2,624
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 2 289 1 5 14 940
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 1 3 19 194 5 21 98 773
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 1 8 970 26 35 148 3,635
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 1 7 340 3 7 65 1,400
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 6 10 59 1,091 16 30 161 4,200
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 1 5 114 3 3 16 392
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 2 3 24 562 4 9 89 1,982
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 2 4 16 2 5 27 1,949
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 2 7 175 4 6 19 468
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 3 111 3 7 30 499
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 1 28 1 2 12 183
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 2 6 81 4 12 73 1,416
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 0 7 155 0 0 16 496
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 1 66 0 4 11 381
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 2 2 3 9 3 3 9 24
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 1 7 271 2 5 40 949
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 3 7 29 1,788
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 3 4 5 191 3 5 19 694
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 2 12 374 3 9 34 1,309
Total Journal Articles 46 120 528 20,211 215 554 2,403 113,706


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 5 12 36 681 25 45 254 2,875
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 0 6 206 0 0 14 689
Total Chapters 5 12 42 887 25 45 268 3,564


Statistics updated 2017-10-05