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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 2 2 12 1,446 7 18 82 6,306
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 4 19 35 764 20 60 178 2,348
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 1 3 401 4 16 38 1,926
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 2 17 232 3 11 61 526
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 2 4 506 1 5 15 1,725
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 5 15 134 6 16 51 395
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 108 0 1 12 837
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 3 8 38 862 19 46 208 3,904
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 5 17 62 750
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 5 16 40 147 19 53 120 889
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 2 2 394 1 3 9 3,871
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 3 85 1 5 13 395
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 1 117 0 2 20 518
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 3 4 23 431 6 14 73 895
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 2 2 328 1 3 16 1,423
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 2 5 171 7 10 34 1,519
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 1 7 1,249 1 4 31 3,566
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 2 2 10 1,756 4 11 67 18,744
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 21 42 149 4,304
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 1 2 496 4 5 29 1,284
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 3 5 138 0 5 20 500
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 2 4 572 4 14 49 4,704
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 1 7 465 3 8 38 3,151
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 1 5 8 261 2 7 26 589
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 1 10 484 1 8 72 2,292
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 1 4 301 8 12 49 2,840
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 5 557 6 19 83 3,435
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 8 153 1 8 45 711
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 8 35 211 10 33 116 305
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 1 3 342 2 3 14 1,340
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 4 8 38 1,273 11 22 80 4,262
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 3 6 40 2,401 19 64 374 22,976
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 7 429 2 7 41 1,657
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 3 9 267 1 8 29 1,166
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 2 11 871 8 13 51 5,352
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 1 9 740 8 16 64 4,532
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 1 2 448 0 4 23 2,097
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 4 90 0 5 56 548
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 35 0 0 5 122
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 6 31 244 7 14 61 393
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 7 31 83 1 14 76 196
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 6 14 48 427 21 46 161 1,359
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 4 546 2 4 30 2,242
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 3 8 557 3 9 38 2,074
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 1 2 367 1 5 18 2,375
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 10 395 3 14 61 1,077
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 3 5 6 60 3 6 20 237
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 2 4 21 909 12 35 154 5,645
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 5 15 1,066 9 32 101 6,669
Total Working Papers 52 164 607 25,057 278 777 3,223 140,971


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 1 1 2 19 1 1 3 63
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 1 3 10 528 18 43 154 2,152
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 3 15 117 8 25 92 381
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 1 1 5 93 1 2 9 233
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 5 75 2 11 48 330
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 2 74 18 33 86 555
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 4 8 15 75 33 48 98 336
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 53 3 7 39 312
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 1 5 34 784 7 23 145 3,792
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 1 2 4 13 3 12 36 110
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 1 3 79 2 10 33 345
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 4 196 1 1 16 363
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 5 15 47 346 19 64 171 1,024
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 2 28 4 12 48 214
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 0 305 0 1 13 1,312
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 1 268 1 1 7 865
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 3 481 1 8 35 1,476
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 2 6 18 385 22 31 93 2,065
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 2 83 0 2 8 273
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 153 1 2 12 777
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 8 546 6 22 62 3,478
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 3 5 20 148 8 24 78 535
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 2 95 2 6 28 410
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 1 2 7 251 6 19 59 1,220
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 1 97 2 2 11 490
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 1 5 158 0 2 9 681
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 1 4 59 0 5 18 180
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 6 13 48 4,427
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 1 2 5 7 1 3 12 523
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 1 3 10 220 7 32 87 1,267
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 1 1 138 2 8 31 965
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 3 14 436 8 20 78 1,083
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 5 16 45 373
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 1 115 0 2 15 516
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 3 7 52 1 3 24 139
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 2 4 5 90 5 12 43 418
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 12 23 105 5,342 72 215 921 37,779
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 4 15 651 13 32 105 3,636
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 8 178 7 12 33 467
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 565
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 4 15 696 8 37 122 3,771
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 7 35 2 12 53 582
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 48 0 0 3 242
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 1 4 8 799
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 7 12 473 4 19 78 2,490
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 2 10 284 3 15 61 873
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 4 9 32 921 27 99 262 3,148
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 3 6 315 7 23 56 1,211
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 1 9 29 969 12 35 138 3,800
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 1 10 100 3 9 47 333
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 4 9 18 512 14 42 122 1,753
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 2 13 54 1,856
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 4 157 0 8 22 414
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 2 4 10 87 16 33 81 352
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 3 14 45 9 23 80 1,232
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 3 6 14 134 6 13 43 433
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 4 6 59 3 20 55 312
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 3 4 16 231 10 15 67 800
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 6 19 57 1,692
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 3 184 4 6 24 645
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 2 7 341 1 12 48 1,191
Total Journal Articles 63 170 606 18,336 434 1,243 4,342 104,059


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 4 10 41 539 33 100 274 2,118
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 4 15 178 6 15 59 585
Total Chapters 5 14 56 717 39 115 333 2,703


Statistics updated 2014-12-03