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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 2 4 9 1,451 9 24 71 6,339
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 7 36 776 16 147 279 2,542
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 4 6 405 1 9 38 1,938
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 7 17 240 3 14 48 545
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 4 507 1 4 17 1,735
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 2 14 136 1 4 43 404
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 2 2 110 1 3 8 843
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 4 31 877 18 43 188 3,996
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 3 15 53 770
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 7 23 62 183 17 49 171 979
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 1 3 395 0 2 6 3,873
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 3 86 1 3 11 400
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 3 119 1 6 16 529
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 4 21 437 2 12 56 917
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 3 329 2 5 23 1,438
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 1 7 173 1 9 34 1,532
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 2 7 1,253 2 9 34 3,584
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 7 1,758 7 18 47 18,771
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 20 66 185 4,408
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 3 4 499 0 4 19 1,290
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 1 6 140 2 8 26 516
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 3 572 0 6 43 4,717
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 1 5 467 0 9 30 3,164
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 5 261 3 4 21 596
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 4 9 488 3 14 53 2,315
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 1 301 9 13 45 2,862
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 2 7 560 1 6 50 3,445
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 2 4 155 2 5 18 718
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 3 9 39 228 12 29 109 353
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 3 6 347 3 6 13 1,349
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 2 25 1,277 3 7 62 4,273
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 3 12 25 25 10 27 34 34
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 5 16 2,406 12 36 191 23,044
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 2 3 431 1 5 29 1,666
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 7 269 0 3 21 1,174
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 3 9 876 3 9 41 5,371
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 4 9 746 12 28 70 4,578
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 3 449 2 4 23 2,104
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 35 0 1 5 125
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 3 91 1 7 37 560
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 4 26 251 1 7 45 405
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 1 21 87 1 7 49 215
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 2 8 48 446 7 19 124 1,404
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 2 3 4 549 4 8 25 2,252
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 5 11 562 3 9 31 2,085
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 1 2 368 0 1 10 2,376
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 7 396 5 10 52 1,099
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 9 64 1 2 19 244
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 1 4 17 915 19 43 145 5,714
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 2 3 14 1,071 9 25 95 6,708
Total Working Papers 35 151 584 25,305 235 804 2,863 142,299


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 2 19 0 0 4 64
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 2 5 11 534 8 24 121 2,194
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 9 19 130 7 29 93 424
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 4 93 1 2 10 237
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 2 75 6 11 45 349
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 1 74 8 28 92 600
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 0 15 76 3 9 94 358
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 2 3 56 2 8 37 325
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 5 9 28 796 10 20 93 3,821
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 2 5 16 3 10 41 128
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 2 80 3 8 34 360
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 3 197 2 2 14 371
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 11 43 365 14 45 182 1,100
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 1 3 29 8 14 48 237
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 2 307 0 1 7 1,316
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 1 2 269 0 1 3 866
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 2 481 1 3 28 1,485
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 2 2 16 389 8 15 86 2,091
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 2 84 1 1 6 275
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 1 1 1 154 2 2 17 785
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 8 550 7 14 66 3,499
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 4 9 28 161 13 23 100 584
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 1 4 5 99 4 10 26 421
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 0 1 5 252 5 12 66 1,246
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 1 97 1 1 13 494
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 1 6 161 0 1 9 684
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 2 59 1 5 18 186
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 8 40 4,444
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 3 7 0 0 5 524
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 2 8 18 232 6 20 99 1,304
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 1 138 2 6 27 974
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 2 4 15 441 5 12 76 1,107
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 2 5 40 384
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 0 115 1 3 9 519
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 1 4 53 1 4 11 144
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 2 6 92 4 8 38 429
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 6 20 99 5,386 52 153 829 38,098
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 1 12 658 6 27 95 3,682
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 3 8 183 2 7 27 477
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 2 3 11 569
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 2 16 704 19 38 122 3,826
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 2 6 38 5 11 47 602
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 1 1 49 0 1 5 246
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 1 2 12 805
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 1 13 476 7 14 59 2,514
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 8 286 7 14 58 894
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 4 6 31 933 22 69 265 3,255
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 6 317 9 17 60 1,234
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 4 13 31 986 22 43 120 3,853
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 1 8 102 1 3 36 346
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 0 3 17 518 6 18 101 1,784
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 2 8 46 1,869
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 1 4 158 1 4 20 418
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 2 3 16 95 9 15 79 380
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 5 19 55 2 11 66 1,250
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 2 3 13 138 3 5 34 441
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 9 63 3 8 53 331
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 3 5 20 241 5 15 68 834
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 7 14 61 1,714
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 1 3 185 1 4 23 654
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 1 6 345 3 8 52 1,212
Total Journal Articles 51 151 614 18,604 339 877 4,047 105,617


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 6 17 42 561 15 69 263 2,221
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 2 13 184 3 11 55 611
Total Chapters 7 19 55 745 18 80 318 2,832


Statistics updated 2015-05-02