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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 10 11 51 5 48 65 135
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 1 4 63 1 4 20 142
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 2 11 1,489 4 8 55 6,560
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 2 11 882 11 24 102 3,327
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 5 420 0 1 18 2,024
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 1 6 281 1 6 30 714
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 0 1 3 82 3 8 14 193
Catching Cheating Students 0 1 9 118 2 8 45 257
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 1 518 2 4 17 1,788
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 0 152 1 2 12 484
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 2 2 8 36 4 8 28 177
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 115 2 2 8 883
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 0 1 6 929 14 28 104 4,467
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 1 15 0 3 9 908
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 0 3 8 28 1 7 34 85
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 1 4 14 453 6 27 109 1,917
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 3 405 0 0 10 3,931
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 0 89 3 3 13 458
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 1 133 0 2 79 663
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 2 10 2 3 12 42
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 10 0 0 6 77
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 0 4 467 4 6 28 1,070
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 0 7 72 3 8 32 241
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 1 339 1 1 11 1,529
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 3 191 3 10 32 1,671
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 2 10 52 314 3 22 128 426
Homo economicus evolves 0 3 8 92 2 7 28 221
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 1 1,258 0 1 15 3,794
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 2 5 1,801 4 8 33 18,979
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 9 46 205 5,188
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 1 511 1 4 23 1,366
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 3 154 1 1 14 600
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 1 579 2 3 20 4,832
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 0 2 491 2 4 29 3,274
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 1 3 18 3 6 22 71
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 0 6 94 4 13 51 280
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 5 287 0 3 28 721
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 0 7 1 4 22 80
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 2 502 1 2 32 2,515
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 1 304 0 0 7 2,899
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 1 4 572 2 12 36 3,582
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 167 3 5 14 788
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 0 2 300 1 5 20 561
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 0 356 1 3 13 1,418
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 5 1,309 0 3 28 4,420
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 2 3 10 70 6 19 78 309
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 1 1 5 61 3 4 29 99
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 1 1 13 126 2 8 60 267
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 2 2,453 0 3 54 23,464
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 4 443 0 1 16 1,750
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 1 283 3 3 9 1,233
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 1 8 40 3 7 29 190
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 10 910 0 3 44 5,547
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime over the Last Two Decades 2 9 78 138 7 34 189 261
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 0 0 769 0 0 11 4,830
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 1 4 457 0 2 23 2,172
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 0 99 1 3 27 804
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 44 0 0 7 168
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 1 4 292 4 8 35 557
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 2 114 1 4 19 321
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 5 177 4 9 42 335
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 5 126 0 3 26 351
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 0 3 16 1 3 19 70
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 0 0 7 516 1 3 39 1,634
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 2 5 572 2 15 36 2,432
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 3 9 37 260 8 32 182 664
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 1 7 612 0 3 42 2,300
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 375 2 2 15 2,450
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 4 39 1 3 18 227
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 1 6 425 4 12 56 1,300
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 1 1 3 75 2 5 16 307
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 1 2 10 112 6 14 42 314
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 2 14 2 4 16 113
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 1 6 939 2 4 25 5,869
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 1 1 1,111 2 6 38 6,972
Total Working Papers 21 80 464 28,868 180 590 2,903 157,068


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE* 0 0 2 25 0 0 3 87
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 4 13 587 6 22 84 2,618
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 0 9 218 0 6 36 724
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 1 98 0 4 21 297
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 1 4 95 5 8 31 519
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 1 88 0 2 4 723
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 1 3 18 55 5 14 92 258
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 0 43 1 3 4 119
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 1 6 108 1 10 52 597
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 61 2 2 10 396
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 0 5 843 6 13 51 4,109
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 1 2 28 1 2 8 212
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 4 114 0 1 21 489
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 2 200 0 2 15 438
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 1 2 27 484 4 11 83 1,678
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 8 59 1 6 39 408
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 0 1 318 0 0 4 1,377
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 0 1 291 0 0 11 949
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 4 6 22 1 5 14 164
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 2 8 508 2 6 30 1,607
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 10 29 472 5 20 82 2,402
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 0 3 20 177 1 6 41 469
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 0 87 0 0 6 309
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 1 1 4 170 1 1 11 876
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 2 15 650 7 35 170 4,241
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 3 7 32 329 10 27 139 1,139
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 1 5 118 1 17 35 518
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 2 267 0 2 27 1,375
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 1 110 1 2 14 571
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 1 8 726
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 2 3 69 2 5 11 260
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 2 7 37 4,614
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 10 1 1 3 556
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 0 250 1 3 30 1,443
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 2 153 0 1 13 1,054
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 0 1 7 508 2 11 61 1,508
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 2 9 3 7 26 493
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 40 1 6 24 225
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 1 125 1 2 16 585
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 3 71 2 2 18 242
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 0 20 73 2 12 73 236
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 3 122 3 5 23 565
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 2 7 5,458 6 24 63 38,628
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 0 3 692 3 11 42 3,867
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 1 1 1 201 2 4 23 568
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 611
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 2 10 87 2 5 37 808
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 2 6 21 770 37 141 504 4,552
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 0 1 4 281
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 1 4 10 22 2 14 34 898
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 0 4 36 2 5 23 301
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 1 3 45 1 3 22 155
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 0 0 5 514 2 13 46 2,718
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 1 3 303 0 4 24 1,003
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 6 210 3 10 58 929
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 1 12 998 9 23 102 3,879
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 1 3 355 9 14 56 1,561
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 4 16 118 1,431 12 57 290 5,075
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 2 7 146 2 5 33 505
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 1 3 17 651 5 7 57 2,225
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 4 37 5 10 83 2,114
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 1 179 1 3 16 500
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 3 10 134 1 8 53 645
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 1 31 0 3 9 209
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 0 4 94 2 7 40 1,550
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 1 5 169 0 2 28 552
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 70 1 4 17 422
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 1 2 15 0 2 8 47
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 0 13 323 0 5 41 1,092
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 1 10 48 1,883
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 5 208 1 3 25 761
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 1 6 398 4 11 56 1,507
Total Journal Articles 22 94 550 21,847 194 699 3,326 122,022


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 4 8 40 802 13 36 195 3,413
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 0 18 237 3 8 70 837
Total Chapters 4 8 58 1,039 16 44 265 4,250


Statistics updated 2020-09-04