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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 2 9 1,446 2 15 69 6,308
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 3 17 34 767 13 62 174 2,361
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 1 3 401 3 16 40 1,929
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 2 14 232 0 7 55 526
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 4 506 1 5 14 1,726
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 3 14 134 2 13 51 397
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 108 1 1 9 838
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 6 13 43 868 18 50 209 3,922
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 4 13 65 754
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 6 16 45 153 21 54 136 910
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 1 2 394 0 2 8 3,871
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 3 85 0 5 13 395
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 1 117 2 3 19 520
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 4 21 432 6 16 71 901
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 2 2 328 3 5 18 1,426
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 3 6 172 4 13 35 1,523
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 2 2 9 1,251 4 5 32 3,570
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 2 10 1,756 4 13 62 18,748
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 20 55 160 4,324
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 1 2 496 1 6 21 1,285
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 1 4 6 139 3 6 23 503
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 2 3 572 5 16 50 4,709
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 2 8 466 1 7 36 3,152
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 2 8 261 1 4 26 590
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 10 484 4 8 70 2,296
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 4 301 5 16 51 2,845
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 2 6 558 2 15 69 3,437
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 7 153 1 4 38 712
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 3 10 34 214 8 37 115 313
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 2 342 0 3 11 1,340
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 7 34 1,274 3 20 76 4,265
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 13 13 13 13 2 2 2 2
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 3 28 2,401 22 60 319 22,998
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 6 429 0 5 39 1,657
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 3 9 268 2 6 27 1,168
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 3 12 872 5 17 52 5,357
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 8 740 9 21 67 4,541
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 2 3 449 2 5 24 2,099
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 3 90 4 8 51 552
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 35 1 1 5 123
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 4 27 245 3 12 58 396
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 5 25 85 5 11 66 201
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 9 19 54 436 17 50 166 1,376
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 4 546 1 4 28 2,243
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 2 6 557 1 6 32 2,075
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 1 2 367 0 3 15 2,375
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 9 395 8 21 68 1,085
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 3 8 9 63 3 9 21 240
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 2 4 23 911 10 32 153 5,655
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 1 11 1,066 7 27 97 6,676
Total Working Papers 59 176 599 25,116 244 795 3,116 141,215


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 2 19 1 2 4 64
An Economic Analysis Of A Drug-Selling Gang'S Finances 0 3 8 528 10 40 137 2,162
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 14 118 7 20 96 388
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 1 5 93 1 2 10 234
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 4 75 6 10 51 336
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 2 74 10 41 84 565
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 1 6 16 76 7 45 102 343
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 1 1 2 54 4 8 42 316
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 2 6 32 786 7 23 138 3,799
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 2 4 13 3 9 38 113
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 3 79 4 10 36 349
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 4 196 2 3 17 365
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 5 16 48 351 16 62 174 1,040
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 2 28 4 10 49 218
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 1 13 1,313
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 1 268 0 1 7 865
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 0 3 481 3 7 35 1,479
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 2 8 20 387 8 37 96 2,073
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 2 83 0 0 6 273
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 153 5 6 17 782
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 2 6 546 3 16 62 3,481
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 3 8 22 151 15 32 85 550
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 2 95 0 6 26 410
Measuring Positive Externalities From Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis Of Lojack 0 2 5 251 9 20 64 1,229
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 1 97 2 4 13 492
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 2 3 7 160 2 4 11 683
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 1 4 59 1 2 19 181
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 8 18 52 4,435
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 1 5 7 1 2 12 524
Rotten Apples: An Investigation Of The Prevalence And Predictors Of Teacher Cheating 1 2 11 221 8 23 90 1,275
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 1 138 2 7 29 967
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 3 14 437 11 24 86 1,094
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 5 13 47 378
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 0 115 0 1 12 516
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 2 7 52 0 2 23 139
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 3 4 90 2 9 42 420
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 9 30 104 5,351 104 245 951 37,883
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 3 5 14 654 12 34 99 3,648
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 2 3 8 180 3 13 32 470
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 565
The Impact Of Legalized Abortion On Crime 4 6 18 700 11 34 125 3,782
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 1 7 35 4 11 52 586
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 48 1 1 3 243
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 4 6 11 803
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 7 13 474 8 20 78 2,498
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 2 10 285 4 13 61 877
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 5 29 921 18 79 262 3,166
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 6 315 5 16 60 1,216
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 1 4 28 970 5 28 131 3,805
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 1 8 100 4 12 44 337
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 1 9 18 513 9 45 121 1,762
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 2 4 10 53 1,860
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 4 157 0 3 21 414
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 3 6 13 90 7 32 87 359
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 3 15 46 3 19 79 1,235
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 4 14 135 2 11 41 435
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 2 5 8 61 4 15 57 316
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 3 7 18 234 8 22 72 808
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 6 14 62 1,698
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 3 184 3 8 26 648
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 1 7 341 4 11 51 1,195
Total Journal Articles 51 179 608 18,387 401 1,223 4,411 104,460


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 3 10 42 542 18 97 274 2,136
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 2 5 16 180 6 17 61 591
Total Chapters 5 15 58 722 24 114 335 2,727


Statistics updated 2015-01-03