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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 1 1 7 72 2 2 34 326
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 1 2 7 75 2 3 16 185
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 1 7 1,510 1 8 50 6,723
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 1 1 8 911 12 19 56 3,520
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 0 0 2 424 1 4 16 2,057
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 0 0 2 291 2 4 15 762
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 0 0 1 86 0 1 4 214
Catching Cheating Students 0 0 3 130 2 3 19 311
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 3 526 0 0 9 1,814
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 1 1 158 4 4 9 516
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 1 1 2 55 3 3 12 292
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 3 119 0 1 7 897
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 1 1 4 936 2 4 37 4,561
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 0 0 16 0 0 1 914
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 0 1 4 65 0 4 34 338
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 0 2 19 497 3 14 83 2,151
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 1 1 407 0 1 3 3,940
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 1 2 93 0 2 6 468
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 0 2 137 0 2 6 682
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 12 0 0 2 87
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 15 0 1 9 71
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 3 3 4 475 6 6 17 1,118
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 2 4 78 0 3 9 267
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 0 3 342 1 1 8 1,548
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 1 200 3 3 39 1,817
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 0 1 14 374 2 4 49 596
Homo economicus evolves 3 4 8 111 6 8 18 276
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 2 2 1,263 1 4 9 3,826
Introducing CogX: A New Preschool Education Program Combining Parent and Child Intervention 1 2 12 45 2 6 33 76
Introducing CogX: A New Preschool Education Program Combining Parent and Child Interventions 0 1 4 24 0 1 20 73
Introducing CogX: A New Preschool Education Program Combining Parent and Child Interventions 0 0 3 54 0 2 21 202
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 0 5 1,813 3 5 23 19,051
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 6 15 86 5,417
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 0 0 2 519 1 4 22 1,419
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 0 0 6 160 1 1 10 619
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 2 2 2 587 2 2 4 4,875
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 2 4 7 508 4 9 29 3,344
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 1 3 5 27 2 5 13 113
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 2 3 5 107 5 8 25 363
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 3 5 316 1 5 21 813
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 1 3 12 1 1 7 100
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 6 515 3 4 26 2,593
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 304 0 0 1 2,906
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 1 2 3 579 1 3 24 3,688
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 0 168 0 1 7 847
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 1 4 307 2 5 17 623
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 0 357 0 0 4 1,438
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 1 1,312 0 6 15 4,459
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 1 6 82 3 17 75 485
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 0 3 82 0 3 37 233
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 2 11 157 3 11 56 393
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 4 20 2,482 9 28 153 23,723
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 0 446 2 2 5 1,773
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 0 284 0 0 2 1,246
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 4 919 1 4 20 5,615
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 0 4 48 1 2 12 225
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime over the Last Two Decades 2 5 35 213 7 15 83 517
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 0 2 775 0 0 4 4,860
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 0 3 461 0 0 5 2,198
The Past, Present, and Future of Economics: A Celebration of the 125-Year Anniversary of the JPE and of Chicago Economics 6 7 32 489 16 28 87 866
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 0 46 0 1 9 192
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 0 100 0 2 16 867
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 5 6 311 2 16 25 632
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 2 119 0 2 5 350
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 5 188 0 3 16 385
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 1 3 132 4 7 19 400
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 1 2 22 0 2 6 105
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 0 0 2 524 0 0 14 1,681
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 4 577 0 3 16 2,481
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 9 20 57 390 25 53 218 1,222
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 1 2 6 632 2 3 18 2,367
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 2 3 378 3 5 11 2,491
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 0 41 0 1 6 245
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 4 433 1 6 16 1,359
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 0 76 1 1 8 325
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 0 1 1 117 3 10 23 387
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 1 15 2 2 7 139
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 9 952 0 0 16 5,919
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 2 3 1,119 0 4 15 7,039
Total Working Papers 42 103 416 30,438 172 423 1,988 164,016


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE* 0 0 1 28 0 1 3 95
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 1 2 22 666 5 12 99 2,959
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 2 3 8 236 3 6 24 819
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 1 100 0 0 3 305
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 0 0 0 100 1 2 11 571
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 2 91 1 2 8 739
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 0 1 10 73 2 7 41 400
Behavior in Strategic Settings: Evidence from a Million Rock-Paper-Scissors Games 2 4 6 15 2 5 15 94
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 0 0 46 0 1 2 133
Catching Cheating Students 2 2 4 15 2 4 28 81
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 3 4 6 127 4 5 18 687
Comparing Interest Group Scores across Time and Chambers: Adjusted ADA Scores for the U.S. Congress 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 6
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 63 0 0 0 405
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 0 0 3 851 2 5 33 4,204
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 0 30 0 0 3 231
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 0 1 5 121 0 1 7 521
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 1 202 1 1 5 451
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 3 7 21 529 9 20 60 1,845
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 2 66 1 3 15 455
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 2 2 329 2 4 8 1,413
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 1 1 5 310 2 2 15 995
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 0 3 29 0 0 6 192
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 0 1 21 31 2 8 88 147
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 2 3 7 524 3 9 33 1,675
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 2 10 19 508 4 16 38 2,509
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 0 0 3 194 2 7 25 542
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 0 89 0 0 6 322
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 2 2 4 181 3 3 15 913
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 2 9 681 7 16 71 4,451
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 4 34 403 16 32 123 1,458
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 0 0 3 122 1 1 6 539
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 2 2 5 281 2 4 15 1,426
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 1 1 1 112 1 2 3 576
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 0 0 0 735
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 1 142 286 1 6 914 1,726
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 0 1 24 4,674
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 12 1 2 3 573
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 1 254 1 3 16 1,485
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 0 153 0 0 4 1,073
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 1 2 9 535 1 3 31 1,607
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 2 4 17 0 3 13 528
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 0 0 43 0 1 11 258
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 0 127 0 0 6 604
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 0 1 76 0 0 10 264
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 0 2 89 2 2 18 334
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 0 0 124 0 1 10 608
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 0 0 2 5,469 2 4 24 38,698
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on Its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 0 1 2 25 1 4 14 141
The Economics of Crime 3 6 20 91 4 8 35 242
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 3 9 715 0 5 25 3,947
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 0 3 210 0 0 14 617
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 618
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 1 3 8 105 3 9 31 895
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 3 6 26 822 6 14 96 4,828
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 50 0 0 4 291
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 1 3 33 1 4 12 942
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 0 1 40 0 3 12 341
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 0 1 1 53 0 2 5 184
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 1 6 531 1 1 22 2,792
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 1 6 325 1 2 20 1,071
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 1 8 230 3 5 26 1,047
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 0 3 10 1,020 4 11 58 4,050
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 1 2 7 366 7 10 68 1,684
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 4 7 88 1,632 9 30 233 5,649
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 0 0 3 156 2 2 15 548
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 0 1 11 677 0 1 32 2,323
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 1 3 9 58 15 22 54 2,283
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 0 2 0 1 8 28
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 0 179 0 0 2 513
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 3 4 145 2 10 30 734
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 0 1 33 0 0 4 229
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 1 2 4 109 2 10 37 1,656
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 0 1 3 175 2 4 8 573
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 0 0 73 0 0 2 447
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 0 1 17 0 0 3 61
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 1 1 7 349 3 6 22 1,221
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 0 1 41 1,963
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 0 0 0 219 3 5 15 806
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 0 0 4 410 4 4 21 1,573
Total Journal Articles 44 106 614 23,356 159 380 2,883 129,623


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Microeconomics 0 0 0 6 16 51 155 380
Total Books 0 0 0 6 16 51 155 380


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 1 4 25 893 9 16 97 3,757
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 0 0 7 266 3 6 42 958
Total Chapters 1 4 32 1,159 12 22 139 4,715


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