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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 0 14 1,444 5 10 89 6,293
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 5 7 33 750 11 21 181 2,299
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 3 400 3 6 28 1,913
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 5 20 230 4 16 70 519
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 1 2 4 505 1 2 15 1,721
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 2 6 13 131 5 16 51 384
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 108 1 1 15 837
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 2 37 855 14 25 211 3,872
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 8 17 72 741
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 6 10 38 137 20 36 110 856
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 1 1 2 393 1 1 12 3,869
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 2 84 0 1 8 390
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 3 117 1 2 22 517
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 2 23 428 4 8 80 885
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 326 1 4 21 1,421
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 1 6 169 1 5 35 1,510
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 1 3 9 1,249 3 9 36 3,565
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 2 13 1,754 2 7 87 18,735
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 7 25 152 4,269
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 3 495 0 5 34 1,279
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 2 135 2 4 22 497
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 2 570 3 8 40 4,693
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 1 10 464 2 6 43 3,145
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 3 3 9 259 4 8 28 586
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 5 10 484 4 16 79 2,288
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 4 300 1 7 51 2,829
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 7 556 6 12 98 3,422
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 7 152 5 6 53 708
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 9 40 204 4 17 114 276
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 2 341 0 0 13 1,337
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 8 53 1,267 5 17 114 4,245
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 3 5 46 2,398 26 48 443 22,938
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 7 428 2 6 46 1,652
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 2 7 265 4 6 27 1,162
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 10 869 1 6 48 5,340
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 9 739 4 6 69 4,520
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 1 447 1 5 22 2,094
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 3 89 1 7 67 544
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 2 35 0 1 6 122
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 3 7 34 241 5 14 84 384
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 4 9 37 80 8 17 90 190
Understanding Crime in Colombia and What Can Be Done About It 4 12 44 417 13 29 169 1,326
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 6 546 1 7 34 2,239
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 2 7 555 4 5 46 2,069
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 3 366 2 3 20 2,372
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 3 12 393 1 14 60 1,064
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 55 0 2 18 231
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 2 5 24 907 13 33 171 5,623
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 4 6 16 1,065 12 20 100 6,649
Total Working Papers 47 126 641 24,940 226 547 3,504 140,420


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 18 0 1 2 62
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 0 1 11 525 13 28 143 2,122
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 18 115 12 23 98 368
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 5 92 1 2 11 232
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 4 74 7 13 50 326
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 3 74 2 9 89 524
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 3 5 12 70 10 21 79 298
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 53 3 13 41 308
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 1 5 33 780 7 21 150 3,776
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 2 11 6 13 37 104
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 3 78 4 9 31 339
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 6 196 0 3 19 362
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 4 6 48 335 18 36 157 978
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 2 27 6 12 50 208
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 1 2 16 1,312
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 4 268 0 0 13 864
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 1 4 481 4 8 39 1,472
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 1 17 379 2 13 99 2,036
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 2 83 2 3 10 273
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 153 1 5 11 776
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 1 7 544 9 19 53 3,465
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 3 22 143 7 20 75 518
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 3 95 0 2 33 404
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 0 1 8 249 8 16 56 1,209
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 1 1 97 0 4 9 488
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 1 4 157 0 2 7 679
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 1 5 58 4 9 22 179
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 8 50 4,417
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 1 2 4 6 2 3 14 522
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 2 5 10 219 17 38 82 1,252
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 137 3 8 31 960
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 2 14 434 7 20 82 1,070
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 8 14 39 365
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 1 115 1 4 18 515
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 1 7 50 1 1 28 137
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 1 3 87 5 15 42 411
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 19 183 5,321 74 254 2,465 37,638
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 2 17 649 10 16 102 3,614
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 11 177 2 5 35 457
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 564
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 2 4 14 694 14 30 115 3,748
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 7 34 5 12 56 575
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 48 0 0 5 242
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 2 2 8 797
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 2 8 467 7 16 93 2,478
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 3 14 283 6 14 71 864
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 4 9 34 916 38 64 250 3,087
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 1 5 313 12 17 56 1,200
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 6 9 33 966 12 23 134 3,777
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 3 11 99 1 10 46 325
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 1 1 17 504 6 15 109 1,717
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 7 15 53 1,850
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 2 4 157 5 12 21 411
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 1 13 84 8 16 69 327
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 3 18 43 7 19 83 1,216
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 3 5 13 131 4 15 37 424
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 2 4 56 9 16 53 301
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 2 18 227 1 9 63 786
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 11 20 59 1,684
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 5 184 1 5 26 640
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 1 7 340 5 12 52 1,184
Total Journal Articles 42 113 703 18,208 421 1,036 5,857 103,237


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 3 8 47 532 21 45 262 2,039
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 4 14 175 4 12 64 574
Total Chapters 4 12 61 707 25 57 326 2,613


Statistics updated 2014-10-03