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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 3 17 1,444 5 20 90 6,283
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 0 4 29 743 7 22 192 2,278
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 1 1 3 400 2 12 33 1,907
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 2 25 225 2 8 73 503
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 4 503 1 2 21 1,719
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 3 3 9 125 5 11 56 368
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 108 0 2 16 836
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 3 20 40 853 13 73 229 3,847
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 5 13 80 724
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 3 8 31 127 4 18 90 820
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 2 392 1 1 15 3,868
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 2 83 0 2 9 389
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 3 116 0 5 24 515
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 3 10 25 426 5 23 88 877
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 4 326 1 3 22 1,417
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 2 5 168 1 10 37 1,505
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 6 1,246 4 7 42 3,556
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 15 1,752 3 12 106 18,728
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 5 38 157 4,244
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 5 495 2 4 37 1,274
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 1 1 5 135 2 4 28 493
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 1 4 570 5 15 47 4,685
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 2 16 463 3 7 69 3,139
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 1 6 256 2 5 27 578
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 2 9 479 3 13 96 2,272
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 7 300 0 9 54 2,822
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 2 7 555 5 29 101 3,410
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 4 9 151 1 14 52 702
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 3 8 44 195 7 26 125 259
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 341 1 2 19 1,337
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 9 51 1,259 9 20 115 4,228
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 7 48 2,393 15 85 459 22,890
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 3 7 428 4 16 51 1,646
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 2 7 263 1 7 29 1,156
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 2 13 868 2 11 56 5,334
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 2 11 738 2 12 80 4,514
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 1 1 447 3 11 25 2,089
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 8 89 3 16 83 537
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 1 12 35 234 2 17 97 370
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 5 43 71 3 15 101 173
Understanding Crime in Colombia and What Can Be Done About It 4 11 38 405 6 36 165 1,297
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 7 545 2 10 33 2,232
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 2 6 553 3 13 50 2,064
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 3 366 1 4 18 2,369
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 1 9 390 2 11 59 1,050
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 5 55 1 7 30 229
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 2 8 21 902 10 45 179 5,590
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 12 1,059 6 23 116 6,629
Total Working Papers 37 151 665 24,814 170 770 3,793 139,873


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 1 1 2 18 1 1 5 61
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 1 1 11 524 11 34 136 2,094
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 1 23 112 6 19 104 345
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 4 6 92 0 5 11 230
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 5 74 2 16 46 313
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 3 73 2 12 81 515
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 2 4 14 65 6 19 87 277
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 3 53 3 13 36 295
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 1 13 36 775 10 45 158 3,755
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 4 11 1 8 32 91
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 3 78 1 9 28 330
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 3 6 196 0 6 18 359
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 3 11 52 329 6 39 171 942
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 2 27 2 12 52 196
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 4 17 1,310
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 1 1 6 268 1 3 15 864
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 1 1 5 480 4 7 46 1,464
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 5 5 21 378 9 23 117 2,023
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 2 2 83 0 3 8 270
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 2 4 153 2 6 10 771
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 6 543 4 20 43 3,446
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 9 26 140 3 23 72 498
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 1 1 3 95 5 10 41 402
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 0 2 8 248 5 17 53 1,193
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 0 96 1 3 5 484
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 2 4 156 1 4 6 677
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 6 57 1 5 20 170
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 8 48 4,409
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 3 4 0 4 13 519
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 0 1 6 214 4 17 70 1,214
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 3 137 2 8 31 952
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 3 7 16 432 12 28 76 1,050
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 3 10 36 351
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 2 115 0 1 16 511
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 1 9 49 2 11 33 136
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 86 1 10 35 396
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 7 23 196 5,302 52 191 2,507 37,384
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 3 18 647 7 22 106 3,598
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 3 13 176 0 6 45 452
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 5 12 563
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 1 3 18 690 6 25 116 3,718
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 8 33 2 13 55 563
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 48 0 1 10 242
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 2 2 10 795
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 3 7 465 5 20 102 2,462
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 3 17 280 5 21 80 850
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 8 31 907 11 62 214 3,023
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 1 4 312 4 15 53 1,183
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 0 7 34 957 8 40 146 3,754
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 2 10 96 4 7 39 315
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 0 3 19 503 6 40 106 1,702
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 8 20 49 1,835
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 2 6 155 0 3 16 399
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 2 4 12 83 4 19 63 311
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 5 21 40 8 21 87 1,197
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 2 11 126 1 4 26 409
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 5 54 3 14 56 285
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 7 21 225 4 19 69 777
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 5 16 49 1,664
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 2 7 184 1 5 32 635
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 3 8 339 6 19 51 1,172
Total Journal Articles 38 164 768 18,095 267 1,073 5,875 102,201


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 3 11 47 524 14 62 284 1,994
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 2 12 171 1 14 66 562
Total Chapters 3 13 59 695 15 76 350 2,556


Statistics updated 2014-07-03