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An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 3 9 1,456 2 11 46 6,361
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 4 8 36 805 16 39 297 2,692
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 9 410 2 3 28 1,957
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 3 20 253 3 11 51 582
Catching Cheating Students 5 32 32 32 7 29 29 29
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 1 508 0 1 10 1,741
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 1 8 142 2 6 28 428
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 3 111 1 2 12 852
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 3 4 16 889 11 31 145 4,098
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 2 0 4 49 804
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 6 19 66 226 16 50 185 1,115
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 3 4 398 0 3 12 3,883
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 1 86 1 4 24 421
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 4 122 1 3 20 543
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 2 3 17 450 4 11 49 954
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 3 331 1 2 23 1,456
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 4 176 4 6 31 1,554
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 1 3 1,254 0 2 18 3,593
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 12 1,768 1 8 49 18,802
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 13 54 201 4,543
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 1 7 503 0 3 18 1,304
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 3 7 146 1 4 32 540
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 1 1 2 574 4 9 32 4,743
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 2 5 471 2 6 36 3,191
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 11 42 42 4 34 60 60
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 2 4 265 0 5 20 612
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 1 5 489 4 10 51 2,352
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 0 0 22 2,871
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 1 3 561 4 8 23 3,462
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 5 158 2 4 19 732
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 9 35 254 6 24 103 427
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 4 348 1 2 17 1,360
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 3 9 1,284 1 8 51 4,317
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 1 3 23 36 3 14 72 79
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 3 4 17 2,418 13 25 116 23,124
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 5 434 2 7 27 1,688
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 2 270 1 3 10 1,181
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 2 9 882 1 7 27 5,389
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 0 10 752 6 22 138 4,688
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 1 2 451 0 2 13 2,113
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 0 35 0 1 6 130
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 1 2 92 4 13 91 644
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 0 4 16 263 2 6 28 426
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 1 2 17 103 4 10 48 256
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 1 6 24 462 2 9 61 1,446
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 4 9 555 5 13 42 2,286
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 3 9 566 2 11 31 2,107
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 5 372 0 1 10 2,385
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 3 4 400 6 18 52 1,141
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 4 67 1 2 15 257
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 2 12 923 2 16 97 5,768
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 3 14 1,082 3 21 88 6,771
Total Working Papers 37 155 560 25,714 171 598 2,763 144,258


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 0 19 0 2 4 68
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 7 536 0 1 54 2,298
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 5 24 145 12 19 78 473
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 0 93 0 1 6 241
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 4 79 1 5 29 367
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 2 5 79 7 23 85 657
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 3 4 7 83 4 13 48 397
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 1 5 59 3 5 25 342
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 1 2 18 805 1 12 66 3,867
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 3 17 0 1 32 150
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 2 6 85 3 8 27 379
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 197 0 1 9 378
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 7 32 386 11 34 147 1,202
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 2 4 32 3 6 37 260
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 0 307 2 4 10 1,325
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 2 6 274 1 5 13 878
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 1 2 3 484 4 10 22 1,504
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 1 7 394 3 11 63 2,139
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 0 84 1 2 5 279
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 1 3 156 1 4 13 796
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 1 8 556 5 13 56 3,541
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 4 10 33 185 7 20 81 642
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 8 103 0 2 25 436
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 4 255 0 1 45 1,279
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 2 2 4 101 4 6 16 509
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 2 162 3 7 10 693
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 0 59 0 2 11 192
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 5 8 26 4,462
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 0 2 5 529
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 12 236 0 1 51 1,335
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 3 141 1 2 20 988
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 0 6 443 0 16 40 1,135
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 0 3 10 30 409
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 1 2 117 0 2 11 527
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 2 8 60 2 6 24 164
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 2 7 97 1 5 33 454
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 65 5,431 3 5 519 38,464
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 2 8 665 3 5 65 3,720
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 7 187 2 3 17 487
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 6 15 581
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 4 8 44 4 16 41 632
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 1 13 715 1 4 107 3,895
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 1 49 1 3 6 251
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 0 1 1 3 8 811
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 1 10 485 1 8 40 2,540
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 1 287 3 5 27 907
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 4 10 21 948 12 44 192 3,378
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 10 325 4 18 62 1,279
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 1 1 26 999 10 29 119 3,929
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 2 4 105 2 8 18 361
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 2 6 14 529 5 26 73 1,839
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 2 2 2 4 6 12 32 1,893
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 4 9 166 1 5 16 430
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 10 102 6 24 67 432
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 5 16 66 5 21 51 1,290
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 2 8 143 1 6 21 457
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 63 0 3 30 353
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 1 14 250 2 10 41 860
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 3 17 40 1,740
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 1 185 0 0 11 661
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 2 8 352 0 7 36 1,240
Total Journal Articles 36 99 488 18,941 165 558 2,911 107,725


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 12 21 63 607 41 76 256 2,408
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 4 16 198 2 14 57 657
Total Chapters 13 25 79 805 43 90 313 3,065


Statistics updated 2016-02-03