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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 1 3 21 34 2 5 30 42
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 0 13 47 1 4 42 69
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 3 9 1,468 1 9 49 6,423
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 3 20 838 7 28 156 2,922
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 0 411 0 1 12 1,979
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 2 8 261 3 7 29 622
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 0 0 7 64 1 3 19 145
Catching Cheating Students 4 5 23 69 4 9 45 106
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 1 2 511 0 2 6 1,756
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 1 4 148 1 3 16 455
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 1 1 7 24 2 5 25 111
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 113 0 1 4 863
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 1 10 908 5 22 96 4,254
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 1 1 8 10 1 5 48 883
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 1 2 4 4 2 5 8 8
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 0 4 80 331 7 28 198 1,402
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 1 1 400 1 4 14 3,911
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 2 89 1 2 7 433
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 2 126 1 4 7 558
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 1 2 3 3 1 3 9 9
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 1 2 3 67
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 1 1 4 455 2 4 36 998
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 2 6 44 2 3 22 155
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 0 331 0 1 18 1,482
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 3 180 0 5 26 1,596
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 0 9 181 181 2 10 121 121
Homo economicus evolves 0 1 17 57 0 3 43 131
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 3 1,257 9 26 131 3,728
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 12 1,781 1 12 54 18,881
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 4 17 128 4,729
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 505 0 2 12 1,328
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 1 147 1 2 13 565
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 1 576 0 4 23 4,776
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 2 2 4 479 2 3 14 3,216
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 1 2 2 0 5 6 6
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 1 12 66 0 5 43 133
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 3 271 0 1 12 637
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 2 7 496 3 10 39 2,416
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 4 6 0 2 11 36
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 301 0 1 5 2,881
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 1 2 565 1 7 26 3,506
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 1 160 1 3 7 747
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 2 21 286 0 4 40 487
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 2 351 0 2 8 1,380
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 1 6 1,294 0 3 21 4,358
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 1 4 9 46 3 9 30 129
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 2 38 38 0 1 7 7
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 2 27 89 1 4 84 124
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 3 11 2,432 5 13 90 23,263
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 2 438 0 2 15 1,714
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 1 6 277 2 3 16 1,200
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 5 890 0 2 30 5,437
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 5 22 0 3 22 120
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 6 761 3 8 51 4,783
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 0 451 1 3 12 2,132
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 2 38 0 1 12 146
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 0 94 2 11 38 699
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 3 12 277 2 7 31 475
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 1 4 108 1 5 23 273
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 10 152 1 3 31 237
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 4 111 1 4 21 294
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 0 8 8 1 2 21 21
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 1 4 15 486 2 13 50 1,527
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 6 563 2 14 51 2,361
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 5 12 135 135 9 28 164 164
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 2 12 581 2 5 50 2,179
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 0 2 8 2,401
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 1 5 29 1 4 23 175
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 0 5 407 1 5 21 1,177
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 68 0 1 6 273
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 3 17 26 26 6 51 74 74
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 1 10 0 1 10 70
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 1 2 927 0 2 16 5,813
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 1 8 1,097 1 7 45 6,853
Total Working Papers 31 114 883 27,328 117 501 2,734 149,432


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 2 21 0 0 5 78
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 3 6 543 3 12 34 2,343
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 3 16 176 3 8 40 547
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 3 96 0 2 11 261
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 3 85 0 2 21 407
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 3 86 1 2 22 708
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 0 4 13 13 3 14 49 49
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 1 42 0 1 8 112
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 3 3 6 96 7 9 35 475
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 61 0 2 13 367
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 1 2 8 816 5 12 45 3,946
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 3 20 1 4 13 173
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 3 9 96 3 7 21 410
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 198 0 3 12 403
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 7 22 421 6 23 119 1,418
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 4 39 1 5 27 305
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 3 312 0 3 13 1,356
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 3 280 0 1 10 907
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 0 12 1 2 7 114
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 3 6 494 1 6 21 1,544
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 3 12 414 4 9 40 2,216
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 2 4 20 125 5 10 46 346
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 0 85 0 2 6 291
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 0 156 0 1 20 829
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 3 21 583 6 21 126 3,714
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 3 5 10 1 5 18 56
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 7 45 242 8 18 104 784
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 4 107 0 1 16 457
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 1 7 262 0 7 24 1,309
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 1 4 107 0 2 17 537
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 2 8 708
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 2 4 63 0 3 19 226
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 0 6 33 4,516
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 0 1 3 538
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 4 240 0 2 18 1,364
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 1 4 147 0 1 10 1,009
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 2 2 8 456 3 10 46 1,217
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 2 5 0 2 10 434
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 1 2 27 3 6 17 153
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 1 3 123 1 5 13 547
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 2 63 1 2 11 186
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 1 14 14 1 9 35 35
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 7 109 1 3 24 498
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 2 4 5,436 2 6 15 38,495
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 2 3 669 2 7 23 3,755
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 2 190 0 2 10 514
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 1 12 599
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 3 9 55 1 7 36 688
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 2 8 728 0 5 28 3,947
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 1 2 5 267
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 2 5 0 1 11 830
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 0 1 26 1 5 20 230
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 2 3 10 36 2 5 23 96
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 1 8 498 7 13 56 2,620
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 2 289 1 2 13 936
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 2 22 191 10 22 112 762
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 1 9 969 5 23 148 3,605
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 8 339 0 6 71 1,393
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 0 14 54 1,081 5 35 155 4,175
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 2 4 113 0 3 14 389
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 1 3 23 560 4 18 88 1,977
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 1 5 15 1 7 30 1,945
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 2 5 173 1 7 17 463
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 1 3 111 1 8 30 493
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 1 28 1 3 15 182
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 3 7 80 6 17 85 1,410
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 1 7 155 0 3 18 496
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 2 66 3 5 14 380
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 0 1 7 0 3 7 21
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 0 8 270 0 7 43 944
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 1 3 28 1,782
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 1 187 0 2 18 689
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 3 12 372 2 8 32 1,302
Total Journal Articles 25 107 501 20,116 126 482 2,367 113,278


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 2 7 37 671 8 35 279 2,838
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 0 6 206 0 4 14 689
Total Chapters 2 7 43 877 8 39 293 3,527


Statistics updated 2017-08-03