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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 1 1 2 50 1 3 17 89
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 0 3 37 1 3 12 56
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 2 2 6 1,475 5 6 43 6,473
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 4 4 16 858 28 43 154 3,117
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 1 1 2 413 1 4 16 1,995
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 1 7 271 3 15 33 663
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 0 0 8 75 0 0 17 166
Catching Cheating Students 3 7 18 94 6 13 45 169
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 2 3 4 515 2 3 6 1,762
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 0 0 1 151 0 0 4 462
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 0 0 1 26 4 5 12 125
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 114 0 1 5 870
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 0 0 5 917 3 5 39 4,304
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 11 0 0 6 893
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 3 3 10 16 4 7 19 31
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 1 3 51 392 9 27 161 1,593
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 1 401 0 1 5 3,917
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 0 89 0 1 3 439
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 2 128 0 2 8 569
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 2 5 0 1 8 18
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 67
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 0 6 463 0 2 27 1,033
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 1 2 9 55 1 4 24 187
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 1 1 4 337 2 5 15 1,499
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 4 185 2 2 16 1,617
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 2 8 31 220 6 20 70 208
Homo economicus evolves 2 3 10 71 3 5 30 167
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 0 1,257 0 1 16 3,773
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 3 4 9 1,793 4 6 33 18,922
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 12 35 136 4,878
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 1 507 0 0 8 1,337
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 2 149 1 2 7 572
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 2 2 2 578 5 8 14 4,794
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 1 1 4 484 2 3 9 3,228
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 0 6 10 1 2 19 30
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 1 1 13 81 2 6 49 187
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 1 2 5 276 5 6 27 664
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 0 7 2 3 9 48
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 2 499 3 8 31 2,453
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 1 303 0 0 6 2,888
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 0 1 567 1 5 26 3,535
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 1 163 0 1 9 758
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 2 2 5 295 4 5 19 515
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 1 1 2 354 1 3 13 1,395
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 1 5 1,299 2 4 17 4,376
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 1 1 7 56 2 13 38 175
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 1 1 5 101 2 9 27 168
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 2 8 49 1 7 22 34
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 2 3 12 2,444 10 18 77 23,362
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 0 439 1 5 12 1,729
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 1 4 281 1 2 10 1,212
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 1 2 5 28 1 3 20 142
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 3 3 7 897 6 9 28 5,469
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 1 1 2 764 2 4 14 4,803
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 1 452 0 0 5 2,139
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 39 0 0 4 150
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 1 1 2 98 3 7 30 740
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 1 7 285 2 3 21 503
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 2 110 0 3 11 287
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 2 9 164 0 7 24 267
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 0 112 0 0 7 302
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 0 3 12 0 3 13 35
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 0 3 11 501 1 8 31 1,566
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 2 565 0 1 13 2,378
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 3 7 51 200 23 42 165 361
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 2 2 9 593 4 7 31 2,222
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 1 373 0 1 9 2,411
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 1 3 32 1 1 15 193
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 1 3 413 2 6 15 1,203
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 1 71 0 0 7 283
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 0 0 39 98 2 3 109 247
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 1 11 0 0 10 82
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 2 2 5 932 4 4 12 5,830
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 2 7 1,105 2 9 30 6,887
Total Working Papers 57 89 470 27,961 196 451 2,053 152,022


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 1 22 0 1 4 83
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 3 14 561 27 41 102 2,459
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 4 18 196 6 13 73 633
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 1 97 0 1 8 270
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 2 88 2 8 40 452
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 0 1 87 1 2 7 715
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 1 3 11 28 4 14 50 109
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 1 43 0 0 1 113
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 0 4 101 4 11 34 515
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 61 0 1 5 375
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 1 9 825 5 10 43 3,992
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 2 23 1 1 9 186
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 5 101 4 10 24 437
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 198 0 3 6 410
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 4 6 15 444 6 20 70 1,524
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 5 44 3 6 27 336
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 1 2 314 0 2 5 1,361
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 1 2 6 287 2 5 13 922
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 1 3 16 0 4 20 139
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 1 3 498 1 5 11 1,559
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 1 1 17 431 5 10 54 2,273
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 3 6 13 144 5 12 37 396
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 0 86 1 1 3 297
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 1 3 4 162 3 6 13 845
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 6 7 21 608 16 39 187 3,930
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 1 6 17 3 7 23 83
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 2 5 23 271 6 18 111 924
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 5 112 0 3 16 474
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 1 263 0 6 20 1,329
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 0 1 108 3 3 8 546
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 0 5 715
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 2 65 1 4 8 238
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 3 3 33 4,553
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 2 9 1 2 8 547
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 2 6 247 3 5 21 1,390
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 2 150 0 0 12 1,025
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 3 13 494 2 7 61 1,395
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 1 2 7 1 4 10 447
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 5 38 2 7 25 187
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 0 123 1 3 10 560
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 1 1 2 66 1 3 13 204
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 4 8 19 39 9 18 43 94
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 2 6 118 0 4 23 525
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 2 3 6 5,443 4 10 31 38,531
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 1 2 13 683 3 11 39 3,802
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 5 196 0 2 13 531
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 604
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 2 2 11 69 3 7 44 740
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 7 735 3 7 37 3,986
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 0 0 4 273
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 3 4 4 9 6 9 12 842
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 0 0 28 2 9 22 258
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 1 3 41 2 5 18 121
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 1 8 507 2 3 30 2,657
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 2 7 297 1 2 22 965
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 2 2 6 201 5 12 59 838
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 1 1 10 980 6 15 83 3,722
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 10 351 1 5 45 1,454
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 12 15 128 1,226 31 44 316 4,540
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 0 16 133 0 1 34 431
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 2 5 44 608 10 20 102 2,096
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 1 7 24 3 7 33 1,985
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 1 176 0 1 9 477
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 2 3 6 119 4 10 34 540
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 0 29 0 1 6 191
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 0 4 86 5 7 47 1,470
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 0 6 161 0 1 17 514
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 3 69 0 2 13 395
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 0 0 9 0 0 6 30
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 1 9 281 5 9 37 989
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 2 8 25 1,815
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 2 2 3 195 3 4 17 713
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 0 6 381 45 49 74 1,387
Total Journal Articles 61 110 576 20,844 278 584 2,528 116,464


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 4 7 38 720 25 65 165 3,052
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 1 7 213 3 4 26 717
Total Chapters 5 8 45 933 28 69 191 3,769


Statistics updated 2018-11-07