NBER Working Papers by Philip J. Cook

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January 2014The (Surprising) Efficacy of Academic and Behavioral Intervention with Disadvantaged Youth: Results from a Randomized Experiment in Chicago
with Kenneth Dodge, George Farkas, Roland G. Fryer, Jr, Jonathan Guryan, Jens Ludwig, Susan Mayer, Harold Pollack, Laurence Steinberg: w19862
February 2013Birthdays, Schooling, and Crime: New Evidence on the Dropout-Crime Nexus
with Songman Kang: w18791
December 2011The Virtuous Tax: Lifesaving and Crime-Prevention Effects of the 1991 Federal Alcohol-Tax Increase
with Christine Piette Durrance: w17709
November 2010Economical Crime Control
with Jens Ludwig: w16513
April 2010Public Safety through Private Action: An economic assessment of BIDs, locks, and citizen cooperation
with John MacDonald: w15877
October 2009Gun Control after Heller: Litigating against Regulation
with Jens Ludwig, Adam Samaha: w15431
February 2008Assessing Urban Crime And Its Control: An Overview
April 2007Cigarette Taxes and Youth Smoking: New Evidence from National, State, & Local Youth Risk Behavior Surveys
with Christopher Carpenter: w13046
August 2006Should Sixth Grade be in Elementary or Middle School? An Analysis of Grade Configuration and Student Behavior
with Robert MacCoun, Clara Muschkin, Jacob Vigdor: w12471
Smoke Signals: Adolescent Smoking and School Continuation
with Rebecca Hutchinson: w12472
December 2005The Myth of the Drinker's Bonus
with Bethany Peters: w11902
November 2005Underground Gun Markets
with Jens Ludwig, Sudhir Venkatesh, Anthony A. Braga: w11737
June 2005Assigning Deviant Youths to Minimize Total Harm
with Jens Ludwig: w11390
February 2005Are Alcohol Excise Taxes Good For Us? Short and Long-Term Effects on Mortality Rates
with Jan Ostermann, Frank A. Sloan: w11138
May 2002The Effects of Gun Prevalence on Burglary: Deterrence vs Inducement
with Jens Ludwig: w8926
October 2001State and Local Prevalence of Firearms Ownership: Measurement, Structure, and Trends
with Deborah Azrael, Matthew Miller: w8570
After the Epidemic: Recent Trends in Youth Violence in the United States
with John H. Laub: w8571
June 1999The Benefits of Reducing Gun Violence: Evidence from Contingent-Valuation Survey Data
with Jens Ludwig: w7166
January 1999Alcohol
with Michael J. Moore: w6905
November 1996The Effects of Short-Term Variation in Abortion Funding on Pregnancy Outcomes
with Allan M. Parnell, Michael J. Moore, Deanna Pagnini: w5843
June 1995Habit and Heterogeneity in the Youthful Demand for Alcohol
with Michael J. Moore: w5152
July 1991The Peculiar Scale Economies of Lotto
with Charles T. Clotfelter: w3766
The "Gambler's Fallacy" in Lottery Play
with Charles T. Clotfelter: w3769
April 1989The Demand for Lottery Products
with Charles T. Clotfelter: w2928
May 1987Implicit Taxation in Lottery Finance
with Charles T. Clotfelter: w2246

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