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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 3 3 45 45 8 12 62 62
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 1 1 28 28 4 6 33 33
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 7 1,464 4 18 45 6,408
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 6 22 830 31 56 173 2,878
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 0 411 1 2 19 1,978
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 2 5 258 2 7 28 611
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 1 5 10 64 2 6 26 140
Catching Cheating Students 3 4 22 59 5 9 50 91
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 2 510 1 2 11 1,754
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 5 147 0 5 20 450
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 2 2 6 22 4 6 28 103
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 113 0 1 7 861
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 2 6 11 904 15 34 103 4,210
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 2 7 62 867
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 0 20 82 319 17 57 207 1,345
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 1 399 0 1 17 3,906
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 3 89 0 3 10 431
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 1 124 0 2 9 553
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 1 1 1 2 4 6 6
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 0 0 3 65
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 2 3 3 454 7 15 31 987
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 0 6 41 2 6 32 150
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 0 331 1 3 23 1,479
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 2 4 180 1 7 33 1,588
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 11 17 158 158 17 29 105 105
Homo economicus evolves 5 12 23 54 6 17 60 125
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 3 3 1,257 11 48 80 3,673
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 1 8 1,776 9 17 53 18,858
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 12 43 124 4,684
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 505 0 4 19 1,326
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 1 147 2 3 18 561
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 1 2 576 2 7 24 4,768
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 0 5 477 1 3 20 3,213
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 3 6 18 62 4 16 57 123
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 2 2 5 270 4 4 19 634
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 1 3 5 0 2 9 32
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 4 493 1 7 36 2,396
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 0 1 9 2,880
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 0 3 564 2 6 31 3,496
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 159 1 3 10 743
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 3 3 26 282 5 13 42 475
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 350 1 3 14 1,377
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 3 8 1,292 5 9 35 4,353
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 1 1 4 40 3 7 32 117
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 4 10 83 83 10 25 109 109
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 2 5 2,424 9 18 102 23,232
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 1 2 437 2 7 21 1,711
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 6 276 1 4 15 1,197
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 1 8 890 3 9 38 5,430
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 1 3 19 4 8 24 111
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 2 8 760 4 14 76 4,767
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 451 0 6 13 2,128
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 37 0 4 13 143
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 94 3 10 38 683
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 2 9 272 4 6 28 460
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 2 11 148 1 4 37 228
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 2 9 107 1 5 37 264
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 2 8 111 3 5 30 288
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 1 3 7 7 4 11 18 18
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 0 2 15 478 3 13 58 1,508
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 6 562 2 10 46 2,337
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 9 18 109 109 13 42 108 108
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 2 3 10 576 7 13 57 2,164
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 1 3 13 2,399
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 2 8 28 4 6 26 166
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 5 405 1 4 25 1,167
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 68 1 2 11 272
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 1 4 5 5 6 13 16 16
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 1 1 1 10 3 3 20 68
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 2 926 3 7 36 5,808
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 12 1,096 7 14 63 6,840
Total Working Papers 70 170 877 27,059 295 777 2,913 148,517


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 1 2 21 0 2 10 78
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 1 4 540 5 11 25 2,325
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 7 25 171 0 9 49 529
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 2 3 3 96 2 4 18 259
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 6 85 1 3 29 398
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 1 1 5 85 2 4 42 703
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 4 8 8 8 10 27 27 27
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 0 41 1 1 10 110
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 0 8 92 4 8 59 462
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 61 0 2 19 362
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 2 7 813 1 9 54 3,927
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 1 1 18 3 4 15 166
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 2 6 91 3 6 18 398
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 198 3 4 20 400
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 3 7 24 414 16 37 159 1,380
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 4 37 1 4 33 294
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 4 312 1 3 24 1,353
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 1 1 4 279 1 1 22 902
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 0 12 1 1 14 110
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 2 5 491 3 7 30 1,536
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 1 12 407 10 13 55 2,198
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 3 5 27 115 4 11 72 324
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 85 1 1 9 288
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 0 156 1 4 30 827
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 4 18 576 7 24 111 3,656
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 1 1 2 7 3 5 20 49
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 4 11 40 228 10 25 92 746
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 1 2 3 106 4 8 18 454
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 1 3 258 3 6 17 1,296
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 1 2 4 106 1 5 24 534
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 0 11 704
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 1 1 1 60 6 8 27 220
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 8 37 4,502
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 0 0 8 537
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 1 2 238 2 4 20 1,356
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 4 145 1 4 17 1,006
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 2 4 10 453 6 14 55 1,194
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 5 5 0 1 18 432
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 2 26 1 7 26 147
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 4 121 1 1 11 539
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 1 3 63 0 3 19 183
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 5 8 9 9 7 13 17 17
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 2 10 108 5 6 30 489
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 1 5,432 1 3 22 38,487
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 1 666 1 4 19 3,740
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 0 188 1 2 20 511
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 4 16 597
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 6 52 1 9 40 677
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 2 3 8 724 5 10 37 3,936
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 1 1 13 264
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 2 4 1 2 14 826
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 1 1 2 26 3 10 22 223
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 3 8 32 2 7 17 86
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 1 5 492 5 10 35 2,579
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 287 1 5 21 931
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 6 32 188 8 24 154 729
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 3 18 966 15 47 170 3,560
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 2 2 9 337 6 12 81 1,371
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 8 14 54 1,060 23 44 171 4,113
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 0 5 111 2 4 22 385
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 3 8 16 550 16 34 86 1,941
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 2 8 14 1 9 37 1,934
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 1 168 0 0 15 450
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 6 108 1 3 40 474
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 1 1 1 28 4 5 23 178
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 1 9 76 6 15 80 1,374
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 3 5 11 154 4 8 34 492
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 2 65 1 3 19 375
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 1 1 6 7 1 2 11 17
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 2 4 18 269 4 13 62 929
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 2 8 29 1,772
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 1 2 187 0 6 24 686
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 13 367 2 8 45 1,289
Total Journal Articles 63 143 523 19,917 253 630 2,800 112,343


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 6 10 46 661 23 72 326 2,755
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 1 6 204 0 1 23 680
Total Chapters 6 11 52 865 23 73 349 3,435


Statistics updated 2017-03-07