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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 0 12 1,444 6 15 87 6,299
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 10 17 40 760 29 47 182 2,328
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 1 1 3 401 9 15 36 1,922
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 1 19 231 4 10 64 523
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 1 3 5 506 3 5 16 1,724
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 2 5 14 133 5 14 49 389
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 108 0 1 13 837
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 4 6 39 859 13 34 208 3,885
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 4 17 70 745
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 5 13 38 142 14 43 113 870
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 1 2 3 394 1 2 11 3,870
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 1 1 3 85 4 4 12 394
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 1 117 1 2 21 518
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 2 21 428 4 11 72 889
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 1 1 327 1 5 19 1,422
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 2 6 170 2 5 33 1,512
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 2 7 1,249 0 7 30 3,565
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 1 11 1,754 5 10 73 18,740
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 14 25 150 4,283
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 3 495 1 2 33 1,280
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 3 3 5 138 3 6 21 500
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 1 3 571 7 11 46 4,700
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 1 10 465 3 7 44 3,148
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 1 4 9 260 1 6 26 587
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 4 10 484 3 13 78 2,291
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 3 300 3 7 47 2,832
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 1 8 557 7 14 98 3,429
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 2 8 153 2 8 47 710
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 6 14 40 210 19 31 119 295
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 341 1 1 14 1,338
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 8 53 1,269 6 16 116 4,251
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 4 42 2,398 19 57 421 22,957
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 1 7 429 3 5 43 1,655
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 2 4 9 267 3 9 28 1,165
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 1 11 870 4 5 47 5,344
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 9 739 4 10 62 4,524
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 1 2 448 3 5 24 2,097
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 1 1 4 90 4 8 58 548
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 2 35 0 1 5 122
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 2 6 35 243 2 9 72 386
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 3 10 35 83 5 17 85 195
Understanding Crime in Colombia and What Can Be Done About It 4 15 46 421 12 38 158 1,338
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 5 546 1 4 31 2,240
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 2 8 556 2 6 43 2,071
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 2 366 2 4 20 2,374
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 2 5 12 395 10 21 64 1,074
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 2 2 3 57 3 4 19 234
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 4 22 907 10 33 166 5,633
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 6 15 1,066 11 28 100 6,660
Total Working Papers 65 159 647 25,005 273 658 3,394 140,693


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 1 18 0 0 2 62
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 2 3 12 527 12 35 150 2,134
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 4 16 117 5 21 93 373
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 5 92 0 2 9 232
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 1 1 5 75 2 12 50 328
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 3 74 13 18 90 537
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 1 5 11 71 5 20 72 303
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 53 1 7 40 309
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 3 7 34 783 9 23 149 3,785
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 1 1 3 12 3 13 37 107
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 2 78 4 10 32 343
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 5 196 0 1 16 362
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 6 11 48 341 27 54 167 1,005
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 1 2 28 2 11 49 210
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 2 14 1,312
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 4 268 0 0 10 864
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 1 4 481 3 9 39 1,475
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 4 5 17 383 7 15 84 2,043
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 2 83 0 3 8 273
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 153 0 3 11 776
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 8 545 7 19 59 3,472
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 4 20 145 9 21 77 527
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 3 95 4 4 36 408
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 1 2 6 250 5 18 57 1,214
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 1 1 97 0 3 9 488
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 1 2 5 158 2 4 9 681
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 1 1 5 59 1 8 20 180
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 4 9 50 4,421
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 1 4 6 0 2 13 522
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 0 5 10 219 8 39 84 1,260
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 137 3 8 31 963
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 2 14 435 5 15 79 1,075
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 3 13 41 368
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 1 115 1 5 16 516
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 2 8 51 1 2 27 138
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 2 3 88 2 12 41 413
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 9 22 187 5,330 69 256 2,449 37,707
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 4 18 651 9 22 101 3,623
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 2 8 178 3 8 30 460
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 565
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 4 15 695 15 36 123 3,763
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 2 8 35 5 14 58 580
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 48 0 0 5 242
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 1 3 8 798
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 5 7 11 472 8 22 85 2,486
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 2 10 283 6 17 65 870
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 7 32 917 34 85 254 3,121
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 2 6 314 4 19 57 1,204
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 2 10 32 968 11 29 135 3,788
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 3 10 100 5 13 47 330
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 4 5 17 508 22 34 124 1,739
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 4 16 54 1,854
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 4 157 3 11 23 414
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 2 9 85 9 20 70 336
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 2 5 15 45 7 22 80 1,223
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 4 11 131 3 12 37 427
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 2 4 6 58 8 20 57 309
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 2 15 228 4 10 60 790
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 2 18 53 1,686
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 5 184 1 4 24 641
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 2 8 341 6 14 53 1,190
Total Journal Articles 65 152 692 18,273 388 1,148 5,832 103,625


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 3 9 47 535 46 81 280 2,085
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 2 4 14 177 5 13 57 579
Total Chapters 5 13 61 712 51 94 337 2,664


Statistics updated 2014-11-03