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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 3 8 1,452 1 12 59 6,342
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 2 11 43 786 26 64 312 2,590
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 1 1 6 406 3 6 36 1,943
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 8 22 247 3 16 55 558
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 4 507 1 2 17 1,736
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 11 136 3 4 39 407
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 110 1 2 8 844
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 3 26 879 11 59 190 4,037
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 8 18 61 785
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 7 18 67 194 17 47 189 1,009
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 3 395 0 1 6 3,874
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 3 86 13 14 24 413
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 3 119 1 3 16 531
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 2 5 16 442 5 10 48 925
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 3 329 2 8 27 1,444
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 5 173 1 5 31 1,536
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 7 1,253 3 5 31 3,587
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 3 5 10 1,762 8 19 55 18,783
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 13 47 191 4,435
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 1 5 500 1 2 18 1,292
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 5 140 3 9 30 523
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 2 572 1 4 36 4,721
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 0 4 467 4 10 35 3,174
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 1 1 6 262 1 6 21 599
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 9 488 4 9 49 2,321
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 1 301 2 13 44 2,866
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 5 560 2 3 37 3,447
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 2 5 156 1 3 17 719
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 3 9 39 234 12 31 113 372
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 2 7 348 1 5 14 1,351
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 2 19 1,278 8 22 64 4,292
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 5 27 27 3 20 44 44
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 3 15 2,408 9 29 171 23,061
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 4 432 1 3 22 1,668
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 6 269 1 1 19 1,175
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 3 10 878 3 8 42 5,376
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 4 11 749 13 40 92 4,606
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 2 449 0 2 15 2,104
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 35 1 1 5 126
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 91 11 39 61 598
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 2 4 20 254 2 5 39 409
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 3 19 90 7 11 52 225
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 3 5 44 449 8 19 119 1,416
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 4 549 1 10 26 2,258
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 1 9 562 2 6 24 2,088
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 1 3 369 1 1 8 2,377
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 6 396 4 12 56 1,106
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 10 65 3 5 19 248
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 1 3 15 917 3 32 137 5,727
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 4 14 1,073 5 21 91 6,720
Total Working Papers 35 112 568 25,382 238 724 2,915 142,788


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 19 1 1 4 65
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 0 2 10 534 1 12 104 2,198
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 6 22 134 5 21 93 438
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 1 93 1 2 8 238
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 1 1 2 76 3 12 42 355
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 1 2 3 76 6 20 97 612
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 1 2 13 78 4 14 92 369
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 1 1 4 57 1 4 32 327
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 2 7 23 798 6 19 75 3,830
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 5 16 14 19 53 144
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 2 80 1 6 33 363
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 197 0 2 12 371
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 3 6 40 369 10 32 176 1,118
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 2 29 2 17 50 246
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 2 8 1,318
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 1 269 0 0 2 866
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 1 481 2 4 24 1,488
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 3 12 390 7 20 80 2,103
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 84 0 1 5 275
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 1 1 154 1 5 17 788
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 4 10 553 2 25 71 3,517
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 4 12 29 169 11 32 105 603
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 3 6 101 1 8 23 425
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 2 3 7 255 6 16 64 1,257
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 1 97 1 4 13 497
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 5 161 1 1 8 685
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 2 59 2 3 18 188
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 1 6 38 4,447
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 3 7 1 1 6 525
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 1 4 20 234 4 17 101 1,315
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 2 139 1 7 27 979
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 3 10 442 1 11 63 1,113
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 1 5 36 387
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 1 1 1 116 2 5 12 523
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 3 6 55 2 4 11 147
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 2 7 93 3 10 39 435
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 3 18 96 5,398 50 170 832 38,216
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 1 12 659 5 19 97 3,695
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 8 184 0 6 29 481
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 2 5 9 572
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 8 21 711 3 51 140 3,858
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 2 3 7 40 5 13 47 610
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 1 49 0 0 4 246
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 0 1 10 805
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 4 6 17 482 10 21 66 2,528
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 1 7 287 1 10 47 897
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 5 27 934 9 50 260 3,283
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 5 317 2 14 56 1,239
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 1 8 33 990 4 41 118 3,872
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 0 6 102 0 2 32 347
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 1 1 16 519 9 19 95 1,797
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 0 4 36 1,871
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 3 158 1 2 20 419
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 12 95 5 18 78 389
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 3 17 57 7 13 64 1,261
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 3 13 139 3 8 37 446
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 9 63 2 6 49 334
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 3 7 20 245 4 12 64 841
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 1 9 52 1,716
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 1 185 2 3 21 656
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 1 7 346 3 8 45 1,217
Total Journal Articles 39 136 594 18,689 233 873 3,950 106,151


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 5 15 46 570 18 47 259 2,253
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 3 4 16 187 5 16 62 624
Total Chapters 8 19 62 757 23 63 321 2,877


Statistics updated 2015-07-02