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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 2 15 1,444 1 16 86 6,284
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 0 3 29 743 3 18 191 2,281
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 1 3 400 0 7 30 1,907
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 5 7 27 230 10 16 76 513
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 4 503 0 1 19 1,719
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 3 6 10 128 7 14 55 375
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 108 0 1 15 836
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 0 7 39 853 4 43 216 3,851
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 4 11 82 728
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 2 8 31 129 7 19 91 827
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 2 392 0 1 14 3,868
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 1 1 3 84 1 1 10 390
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 1 4 117 1 3 23 516
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 10 24 426 1 17 87 878
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 3 326 0 2 20 1,417
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 2 5 168 2 9 35 1,507
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 1 1 7 1,247 2 8 32 3,558
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 14 1,753 2 6 100 18,730
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 14 35 161 4,258
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 4 495 4 7 39 1,278
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 1 4 135 1 4 25 494
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 1 3 570 4 15 48 4,689
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 2 11 464 2 7 49 3,141
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 6 256 3 6 27 581
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 1 10 480 6 16 84 2,278
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 7 300 3 8 56 2,825
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 3 8 556 5 20 99 3,415
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 8 151 0 2 50 702
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 7 38 196 5 20 121 264
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 341 0 1 16 1,337
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 9 52 1,261 7 24 119 4,235
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 4 48 2,394 10 47 448 22,900
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 7 428 4 13 49 1,650
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 6 263 0 3 25 1,156
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 2 13 869 5 9 58 5,339
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 11 738 0 6 76 4,514
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 1 1 447 3 11 26 2,092
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 7 89 3 17 81 540
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 4 34 0 1 12 121
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 3 12 34 237 7 17 98 377
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 7 39 73 5 12 98 178
Understanding Crime in Colombia and What Can Be Done About It 1 8 37 406 3 20 165 1,300
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 1 8 546 4 9 35 2,236
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 3 6 554 1 11 47 2,065
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 3 366 1 4 19 2,370
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 1 9 390 3 6 54 1,053
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 4 55 1 5 28 230
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 1 5 21 903 10 31 173 5,600
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 12 1,060 3 19 107 6,632
Total Working Papers 32 125 644 24,846 162 599 3,675 140,035


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 1 1 18 1 2 5 62
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 0 1 11 524 5 26 133 2,099
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 2 22 113 7 21 103 352
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 3 6 92 0 3 11 230
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 5 74 3 12 47 316
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 1 1 3 74 4 11 84 519
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 1 5 13 66 6 19 86 283
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 53 7 14 39 302
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 1 8 31 776 7 34 150 3,762
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 3 11 3 7 33 94
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 3 78 3 7 29 333
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 2 6 196 2 4 20 361
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 1 8 52 330 9 33 172 951
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 2 27 3 10 50 199
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 17 1,310
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 1 6 268 0 1 15 864
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 1 5 480 2 9 43 1,466
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 5 21 378 5 23 114 2,028
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 1 2 83 0 1 7 270
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 4 153 2 5 12 773
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 1 6 543 7 20 47 3,453
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 8 25 141 8 22 75 506
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 1 3 95 2 9 36 404
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 0 1 8 248 3 16 52 1,196
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 0 96 1 4 6 485
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 1 3 156 0 2 5 677
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 1 1 6 58 2 4 19 172
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 8 50 4,412
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 1 1 4 5 1 1 14 520
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 0 0 5 214 7 16 71 1,221
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 3 137 3 8 33 955
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 7 15 433 10 29 80 1,060
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 4 11 36 355
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 2 115 0 1 15 511
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 7 49 0 3 30 136
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 86 5 10 39 401
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 6 21 192 5,308 67 182 2,482 37,451
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 1 17 647 3 14 103 3,601
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 13 176 0 2 41 452
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 5 11 563
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 3 16 691 9 23 113 3,727
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 7 33 3 11 52 566
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 48 0 1 6 242
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 795
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 2 7 465 2 9 96 2,464
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 3 15 281 3 17 75 853
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 3 8 34 910 13 46 224 3,036
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 4 312 2 11 52 1,185
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 1 3 31 958 5 26 137 3,759
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 3 11 97 2 7 41 317
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 0 2 16 503 3 22 104 1,705
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 3 15 47 1,838
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 2 3 6 157 4 5 16 403
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 4 12 83 5 15 64 316
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 4 18 40 4 17 76 1,201
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 2 12 127 6 8 32 415
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 4 54 4 11 54 289
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 5 19 226 3 14 67 780
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 4 15 46 1,668
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 2 7 184 2 6 31 637
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 0 6 339 4 16 50 1,176
Total Journal Articles 26 131 734 18,121 276 907 5,806 102,477


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 2 7 48 526 10 46 269 2,004
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 2 2 13 173 4 10 67 566
Total Chapters 4 9 61 699 14 56 336 2,570


Statistics updated 2014-08-03