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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 1 4 44 46 2 10 60 64
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 2 3 30 30 3 9 36 36
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 2 7 1,465 5 20 45 6,413
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 4 10 23 834 7 60 165 2,885
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 0 411 0 1 17 1,978
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 1 5 258 3 9 28 614
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 0 2 7 64 2 5 24 142
Catching Cheating Students 3 7 22 62 3 11 46 94
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 2 510 0 2 11 1,754
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 4 147 1 2 19 451
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 0 2 6 22 2 7 27 105
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 113 0 0 6 861
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 2 6 13 906 11 39 109 4,221
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 5 5 5 7 6 10 62 873
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 7 19 86 326 20 64 218 1,365
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 1 399 1 2 15 3,907
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 2 89 0 1 9 431
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 1 2 125 1 2 9 554
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 0 0 2 65
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 1 0 2 6 6
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 3 3 454 2 12 32 989
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 1 1 5 42 2 6 32 152
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 0 331 1 3 21 1,480
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 1 4 180 3 9 32 1,591
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 6 20 164 164 3 26 108 108
Homo economicus evolves 0 7 21 54 0 9 57 125
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 2 3 1,257 11 39 91 3,684
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 2 3 10 1,778 5 18 54 18,863
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 10 49 122 4,694
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 505 0 1 18 1,326
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 1 147 2 5 18 563
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 1 2 576 1 7 24 4,769
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 0 4 477 0 1 19 3,213
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 2 5 17 64 2 13 52 125
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 1 3 5 271 2 6 18 636
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 1 4 6 1 2 10 33
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 1 5 494 6 12 38 2,402
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 0 1 8 2,880
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 0 2 564 1 6 28 3,497
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 159 0 3 10 743
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 2 5 26 284 7 14 46 482
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 350 1 4 15 1,378
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 4 8 1,293 1 7 32 4,354
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 1 4 40 0 5 28 117
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 2 8 85 85 5 21 114 114
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 4 7 2,426 12 25 107 23,244
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 2 3 438 1 4 18 1,712
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 6 276 0 1 15 1,197
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 7 890 3 9 36 5,433
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 2 4 20 3 9 26 114
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 6 760 4 12 64 4,771
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 451 1 3 13 2,129
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 37 1 5 12 144
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 94 4 12 39 687
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 3 10 273 5 10 31 465
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 1 8 107 3 7 35 267
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 3 12 149 2 5 39 230
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 2 7 111 2 6 30 290
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 1 7 7 0 6 18 18
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 3 3 17 481 3 7 58 1,511
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 2 6 563 6 12 47 2,343
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 6 17 115 115 17 35 125 125
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 3 11 577 4 13 58 2,168
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 0 1 11 2,399
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 2 8 28 0 6 25 166
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 1 6 406 4 7 27 1,171
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 68 0 1 10 272
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 3 6 8 8 5 16 21 21
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 1 1 10 1 4 21 69
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 2 926 2 7 35 5,810
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 1 12 1,096 3 13 59 6,843
Total Working Papers 66 184 905 27,125 219 771 2,921 148,736


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 2 21 0 1 10 78
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 3 540 1 9 23 2,326
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 22 172 5 8 48 534
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 2 3 96 0 2 18 259
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 5 85 3 6 29 401
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 1 2 6 86 2 6 38 705
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 1 6 9 9 7 28 34 34
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 1 1 1 42 1 2 11 111
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 0 7 92 2 8 56 464
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 2 61 0 1 18 362
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 2 6 813 4 10 54 3,931
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 1 2 2 19 2 6 17 168
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 3 6 92 3 9 19 401
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 198 0 3 20 400
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 5 21 414 9 36 159 1,389
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 1 4 38 2 4 31 296
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 0 2 23 1,353
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 1 2 3 280 3 4 22 905
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 0 12 2 3 15 112
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 1 3 491 1 6 28 1,537
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 3 4 13 410 4 15 52 2,202
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 6 10 28 121 11 18 69 335
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 85 1 2 10 289
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 0 156 1 5 30 828
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 4 18 577 16 31 122 3,672
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 1 2 7 1 4 16 50
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 4 13 41 232 10 33 98 756
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 1 3 106 1 6 19 455
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 1 4 259 2 7 18 1,298
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 1 3 106 1 3 22 535
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 0 9 704
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 1 2 2 61 3 9 28 223
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 4 8 37 4,506
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 0 1 2 238 2 6 22 1,358
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 1 1 4 146 1 3 17 1,007
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 5 9 454 10 19 57 1,204
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 5 5 0 1 17 432
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 2 26 0 3 25 147
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 1 1 4 122 2 3 12 541
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 2 63 0 1 17 183
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 4 10 13 13 7 18 24 24
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 8 108 5 10 32 494
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 1 2 5,433 1 2 22 38,488
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 1 1 667 6 8 23 3,746
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 1 1 189 1 2 21 512
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 4 15 598
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 6 52 2 7 37 679
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 2 6 724 2 9 37 3,938
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 0 1 11 264
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 1 1 3 5 3 5 17 829
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 1 2 26 2 11 22 225
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 3 9 33 4 9 21 90
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 3 3 8 495 20 27 51 2,599
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 1 1 288 1 4 21 932
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 1 6 26 189 8 24 142 737
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 3 16 967 16 47 164 3,576
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 3 9 338 10 18 87 1,381
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 5 14 56 1,065 13 39 178 4,126
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 0 5 111 0 3 22 385
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 6 13 21 556 12 37 82 1,953
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 7 14 2 6 37 1,936
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 1 168 0 0 14 450
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 2 2 6 110 8 11 44 482
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 1 1 28 1 5 23 179
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 2 9 77 13 22 84 1,387
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 4 8 154 0 6 30 492
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 2 65 0 1 19 375
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 1 4 7 1 2 10 18
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 5 15 270 5 13 58 934
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 3 9 28 1,775
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 1 1 187 1 6 23 687
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 3 13 368 2 6 38 1,291
Total Journal Articles 59 160 513 19,976 267 703 2,815 112,610


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 2 9 43 663 33 86 339 2,788
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 2 7 205 2 3 21 682
Total Chapters 3 11 50 868 35 89 360 3,470


Statistics updated 2017-04-03