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A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 2 2 9 36 3 4 21 48
A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign 0 0 6 48 1 3 21 75
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 0 6 1,469 2 8 42 6,435
An Economist Sells Bagels: A Case Study in Profit Maximization 0 7 23 847 10 48 170 2,995
An Empirical Analysis of Imprisoning Drug Offenders 1 1 1 412 2 3 5 1,982
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 2 8 265 3 7 28 633
Can field experiments return agricultural economics to the glory days? 2 6 10 72 3 7 18 155
Catching Cheating Students 1 5 24 79 4 17 49 132
Catching Cheating Teachers: The Results of an Unusual Experiment in Implementing Theory 0 0 1 511 1 2 6 1,758
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players 1 3 4 151 3 6 12 461
Checkmate: Exploring backward induction among chess players 0 1 5 25 1 4 17 115
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 1 114 2 4 8 869
Crime, Urban Flight, and the Consequences for Cities 0 3 13 913 4 13 91 4,273
Crimen en Colombia: análisis y sugerencias de política 0 1 9 11 1 5 26 889
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 1 4 9 9 2 6 16 16
Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment 6 29 59 366 21 66 186 1,487
Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics 0 0 1 400 1 1 8 3,913
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts in Protecting Children from Injury 0 0 0 89 1 2 7 437
Evidence that Seat Belts are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 1 2 4 128 2 3 12 564
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 9 0 0 2 67
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 2 3 0 0 6 10
Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future 0 1 6 457 1 7 32 1,009
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 2 4 8 49 3 10 21 167
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 2 333 1 2 8 1,485
Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 1 3 4 183 5 10 26 1,608
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness 2 9 51 195 5 19 69 151
Homo economicus evolves 0 2 15 62 3 7 27 143
How Do Markets Function? An Empirical Analysis of Gambling on the National Football League 0 0 2 1,257 2 13 116 3,761
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 1 3 11 1,786 5 10 51 18,896
Legalized Abortion and Crime 0 0 0 736 18 35 128 4,773
Market Distortions when Agents are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 1 1 2 507 3 3 7 1,332
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005) 1 1 1 148 2 2 9 567
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 1 576 2 4 20 4,782
Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine 0 1 3 480 2 3 9 3,221
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 1 5 5 3 6 16 16
Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights 0 1 10 69 6 10 34 146
Professionals Do Not Play Minimax: Evidence from Major League Baseball and the National Football League 0 0 3 271 3 3 10 640
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 1 4 497 5 8 38 2,428
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 0 0 2 7 1 1 9 40
Sample Selection in the Estimation of Air Bag and Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 1 302 1 1 4 2,883
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link" 0 0 2 566 1 4 21 3,512
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 0 1 3 162 2 5 13 753
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 0 2 13 292 1 8 34 502
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 1 2 352 1 4 11 1,385
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 3 8 1,297 3 5 17 4,364
The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns 1 3 11 50 3 8 30 142
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 3 43 43 3 8 19 19
The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment 0 2 19 96 1 9 53 146
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence From Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 2 12 2,434 3 23 79 23,298
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 0 1 3 439 1 4 11 1,719
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 1 277 3 4 9 1,205
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 1 5 23 1 4 20 125
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 2 3 4 893 4 7 24 5,448
The Impact of Race on Policing, Arrest Patterns, and Crime 0 1 3 762 2 8 34 4,793
The Impact of School Choice on Student Outcomes: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 1 1 1 452 2 2 10 2,136
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 1 2 3 97 10 14 46 721
The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents 0 0 1 38 1 2 9 148
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker: Evidence from the World Series of Poker 1 2 9 279 6 12 34 489
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 0 0 2 108 0 3 16 276
The behavioralist goes to school: Leveraging behavioral economics to improve educational performance 1 2 10 156 6 9 25 250
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 0 3 112 1 3 14 298
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Plant 0 3 5 11 1 4 13 25
Understanding crime in Colombia and what can be done about It 1 4 15 493 3 9 37 1,541
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 0 2 563 2 3 36 2,367
Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber 7 24 68 166 21 48 143 233
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Policeon Crime 0 3 12 586 2 11 42 2,197
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 0 0 372 1 1 5 2,403
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 1 1 4 30 2 7 25 185
Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 1 4 6 411 3 8 27 1,191
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 2 70 2 3 7 278
What do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World 4 56 86 88 20 110 198 203
What happens in the field stays in the field: Professionals do not play minimax in laboratory experiments 0 0 1 10 1 1 8 73
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 1 927 1 2 17 5,820
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 1 2 5 1,100 2 7 34 6,864
Total Working Papers 47 223 691 27,632 254 723 2,506 150,471


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AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF COMPETING EXPLANATIONS FOR THE MIDTERM GAP IN THE U.S. HOUSE 0 0 0 21 1 3 4 81
An Economic Analysis of a Drug-Selling Gang's Finances 0 2 9 548 4 16 50 2,367
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics 1 5 13 182 6 14 46 572
An Examination of the Influence of Theory and Individual Theorists on Empirical Research in Microeconomics 0 0 2 96 1 1 6 263
An empirical analysis of imprisoning drug offenders 1 1 3 87 4 7 22 417
Are PACs Trying to Influence Politicians or Voters? 0 1 3 87 2 4 13 712
Bagels and donuts for sale: A case study in profit maximization 0 4 17 20 4 15 65 71
Can Field Experiments Return Agricultural Economics to the Glory Days? 0 1 2 43 0 1 4 113
Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction among Chess Players 0 2 6 98 2 11 33 489
Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance 0 0 0 61 1 4 12 373
Crime, Urban Flight, And The Consequences For Cities 3 5 10 821 5 12 37 3,958
EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS AND SEAT BELTS IN PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM INJURY 0 0 4 21 1 2 17 179
Evidence that Seat Belts Are as Effective as Child Safety Seats in Preventing Death for Children Aged Two and Up 3 4 11 100 6 9 29 421
Exploring the Impact of Financial Incentives on Stereotype Threat: Evidence from a Pilot Study 0 0 0 198 1 1 8 405
Field experiments in economics: The past, the present, and the future 0 3 21 430 10 29 117 1,470
Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce 0 1 3 40 1 5 20 312
Growing Up in the Projects: The Economic Lives of a Cohort of Men Who Came of Age in Chicago Public Housing 0 1 1 313 1 2 7 1,358
Guns, Violence, and the Efficiency of Illegal Markets 0 1 3 281 1 2 9 910
Hatred and Profits: Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan 0 2 2 14 2 11 18 127
How Dangerous Are Drinking Drivers? 0 2 6 496 1 6 20 1,551
How Do Senators Vote? Disentangling the Role of Voter Preferences, Party Affiliation, and Senate Ideology 0 1 9 415 4 8 39 2,226
Identifying Terrorists using Banking Data 0 0 20 131 1 9 48 365
Incentive compatibility constraints as an explanation for the use of prison sentences instead of fines 0 0 1 86 1 1 8 295
Is No. News Bad News? Information Transmission and the Role of "Early Warning" in the Principal-Agent Model 0 0 2 158 0 2 10 833
Juvenile Crime and Punishment 0 5 17 590 10 44 127 3,768
MEASURING CRACK COCAINE AND ITS IMPACT 0 2 6 12 2 9 21 67
Market Distortions When Agents Are Better Informed: The Value of Information in Real Estate Transactions 4 14 39 258 26 53 130 853
Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz 1 3 5 110 4 7 15 464
Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobservable Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojack 0 0 4 262 1 3 21 1,312
Optimal Incentive Schemes When Only the Agents' "Best" Output Matters to the Principal 0 1 3 108 1 3 9 541
Policy Watch: Congressional Campaign Finance Reform 0 0 0 162 1 2 7 711
Predicting and Preventing Shootings among At-Risk Youth 0 0 4 63 1 3 18 232
Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence 0 0 0 4 5 13 34 4,532
Review of Drug War Heresies by MacCoun and Reuter 0 0 0 7 1 2 3 540
Rotten Apples: An Investigation of the Prevalence and Predictors of Teacher Cheating 1 2 5 242 4 9 24 1,376
Sample Selection In The Estimation Of Air Bag And Seat Belt Effectiveness 0 0 3 148 1 4 11 1,015
Testing Mixed-Strategy Equilibria When Players Are Heterogeneous: The Case of Penalty Kicks in Soccer 2 7 36 485 9 26 167 1,352
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from Weakest Link 0 0 0 5 1 2 8 439
Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children 1 3 8 34 3 7 22 166
Testing the Economic Model of Crime:The National Hockey League's Two-Referee Experiment 0 0 2 123 2 3 15 553
Testing the Efficiency of Markets in the 2002 World Cup 0 1 1 64 1 4 11 193
The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance 1 5 20 23 5 13 53 59
The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade 0 2 5 112 4 9 25 509
The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names 1 2 6 5,438 7 16 26 38,512
The Effect of Prison Population Size on Crime Rates: Evidence from Prison Overcrowding Litigation 0 1 4 670 1 10 30 3,768
The Effect of School Choice on Participants: Evidence from Randomized Lotteries 2 3 5 193 3 5 11 521
The Hazards of Moral Hazard: Comment on Goff, Shughart, and Tollison 0 0 0 0 1 1 8 602
The Impact of Federal Spending on House Election Outcomes 0 0 6 58 2 3 26 698
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime 0 2 8 730 3 7 26 3,955
The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Teen Childbearing 0 0 0 49 2 2 8 271
The Impact of Race on Policing and Arrests 0 0 1 5 1 1 7 831
The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents 0 1 3 28 2 5 25 239
The Role of Skill Versus Luck in Poker Evidence From the World Series of Poker 1 3 9 39 2 9 26 107
The changing relationship between income and crime victimization 1 3 9 501 5 12 64 2,636
The impact of school choice on student outcomes: an analysis of the Chicago Public Schools 0 2 4 291 3 8 20 948
Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant 0 1 12 195 7 16 76 789
Understanding Why Crime Fell in the 1990s: Four Factors that Explain the Decline and Six that Do Not 3 5 11 975 10 23 129 3,658
Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School 0 1 6 341 4 22 59 1,422
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime 10 27 67 1,118 28 84 197 4,284
Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effects of Police on Crime: Reply 1 6 9 120 3 11 21 403
Using Repeat Challengers to Estimate the Effect of Campaign Spending on Election Outcomes in the U.S. House 3 12 31 574 13 38 104 2,020
Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation 0 3 5 19 3 8 27 1,957
Viewpoint: On the generalizability of lab behaviour to the field 0 0 7 175 1 2 20 470
Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments 0 2 5 113 2 11 39 510
What Can Be Done to Improve Struggling High Schools? 0 1 2 29 1 4 13 187
What Do Laboratory Experiments Measuring Social Preferences Reveal About the Real World? 0 3 9 84 8 20 71 1,436
What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes 1 1 6 156 4 7 17 503
What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments 0 1 2 67 2 6 13 387
What field experiments have and have not taught us about managing workers 0 0 3 9 1 1 9 25
White-Collar Crime Writ Small: A Case Study of Bagels, Donuts, and the Honor System 0 2 8 273 1 11 39 960
Why Do Increased Arrest Rates Appear to Reduce Crime: Deterrence, Incapacitation, or Measurement Error? 0 0 0 0 2 4 26 1,792
Why are gambling markets organised so differently from financial markets? 1 2 7 193 2 5 18 699
Winning Isn't Everything: Corruption in Sumo Wrestling 2 3 12 377 3 8 32 1,317
Total Journal Articles 44 168 563 20,379 269 751 2,550 114,457


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Empirical Study of Criminal Punishment 3 10 37 691 6 41 214 2,916
The Determinants of Juvenile Crime 1 1 4 207 3 6 16 695
Total Chapters 4 11 41 898 9 47 230 3,611


Statistics updated 2018-01-04