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November 2014Homophily, Group Size, and the Diffusion of Political Information in Social Networks: Evidence from Twitter
with Yosh Halberstam: w20681
July 2014An Econometric Evaluation of Competing Explanations for The Midterm Gap
w20311
December 2013Market-based Lobbying: Evidence from Advertising Spending in Italy
with Stefano DellaVigna, Ruben Durante, Eliana La Ferrara: w19766
May 2012Sequential or Simultaneous Elections? A Welfare Analysis
with Patrick Hummel: w18076

Sequential or Simultaneous Elections? An Empirical Welfare Analysis” (with Patrick Hummell), NBER working paper 18076, 2012, forthcoming at the International Economic Review.

September 2011State Gun Policy and Cross-State Externalities: Evidence from Crime Gun Tracing
w17469

Published: Brian Knight, 2013. "State Gun Policy and Cross-State Externalities: Evidence from Crime Gun Tracing," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 5(4), pages 200-229, November. citation courtesy of

January 2010Spatial Competition and Cross-border Shopping: Evidence from State Lotteries
with Nathan Schiff: w15713

Published: Brian Knight & Nathan Schiff, 2012. "Spatial Competition and Cross-Border Shopping: Evidence from State Lotteries," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 4(4), pages 199-229, November. citation courtesy of

April 2009Government Form and Public Spending: Theory and Evidence from U.S. Municipalities
with Stephen Coate: w14857

Published: Stephen Coate & Brian Knight, 2011. "Government Form and Public Spending: Theory and Evidence from US Municipalities," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 3(3), pages 82-112, August. citation courtesy of

March 2009Partisan Control, Media Bias, and Viewer Responses: Evidence from Berlusconi's Italy
with Ruben Durante: w14762

Published: Ruben Durante & Brian Knight, 2012. "Partisan Control, Media Bias, And Viewer Responses: Evidence From Berlusconi'S Italy," Journal of the European Economic Association, European Economic Association, vol. 10(3), pages 451-481, 05. citation courtesy of

October 2008Media Bias and Influence: Evidence from Newspaper Endorsements
with Chun-Fang Chiang: w14445

Published: Chun-Fang Chiang & Brian Knight, 2011. "Media Bias and Influence: Evidence from Newspaper Endorsements," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 78(3), pages 795-820. citation courtesy of

November 2007Momentum and Social Learning in Presidential Primaries
with Nathan Schiff: w13637

Published: Brian Knight & Nathan Schiff, 2010. "Momentum and Social Learning in Presidential Primaries," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 118(6), pages 1110 - 1150. citation courtesy of

June 2006Socially Optimal Districting: An Empirical Investigation
with Stephen Coate: w12313

Published: Stephen Coate & Brian Knight, 2007. "Socially Optimal Districting: A Theoretical and Empirical Exploration," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(4), pages 1409-1471, November.

February 2006The Causes of Political Integration: An Application to School Districts
with Nora Gordon: w12047

Published: Nora Gordon and Brian Knight. “A Spatial Merger Estimator with an Application to School District Consolidation”, Journal of Public Economics 93(5-6), 752-765, 2009.

July 2005Socially Optimal Districting
with Stephen Coate: w11462

Published: Coate, Stephen and Brian Knight. “Socially Optimal Districting: A Theoretical and Empirical Exploration” Quarterly Journal of Economics 122, 4 (November 2007): 1409-1471.

July 2004A New Look at Racial Profiling: Evidence from the Boston Police Department
with Kate L. Antonovics: w10634

Published: Kate Antonovics & Brian G Knight, 2009. "A New Look at Racial Profiling: Evidence from the Boston Police Department," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 91(1), pages 163-177, 09. citation courtesy of

May 2004Bargaining in Legislatures: An Empirical Investigation
w10530
March 2004Legislative Representation, Bargaining Power, and the Distribution of Federal Funds: Evidence from the U.S. Senate
w10385

Published: Knight, Brian. "Legislative Representation, Bargaining Power, and the Distribution of Federal Funds: Evidence from the U.S. Senate." Economic Journal 118, 532 (October 2008): 1785-1803.

Are Policy Platforms Capitalized into Equity Prices? Evidence from the Bush/Gore 2000 Presidential Election
w10333

Published: Knight, Brian. "Are Policy Platforms Capitalized Into Equity Prices? Evidence From The Bush/Gore 2000 Presidential Election," Journal of Public Economics, 2006, v90(4-5,May), 751-773. citation courtesy of

June 2003Parochial Interests and the Centralized Provision of Local Public Goods: Evidence from Congressional Voting on Transportation Projects
w9748

Published: Knight, Brian. "Parochial Interests And The Centralized Provision Of Local Public Goods: Evidence From Congressional Voting On Transportation Projects," Journal of Public Economics, 2004, v88(3-4,Mar), 845-866. citation courtesy of

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