NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

NBER Papers in JEL Code D7: Analysis of Collective Decision-Making

2016
w22842 Kyle Bagwell
Robert W. Staiger

Multilateral Trade Bargaining and Dominant Strategies
w22845 Tatyana Deryugina
Barrett Kirwan

Does The Samaritan's Dilemma Matter? Evidence From U.S. Agriculture
w22821 David P. Baron
Renee Bowen
Salvatore Nunnari

Durable Coalitions and Communication: Public versus Private Negotiations
w22821 David P. Baron
Renee Bowen
Salvatore Nunnari

Durable Coalitions and Communication: Public versus Private Negotiations
w22821 David P. Baron
Renee Bowen
Salvatore Nunnari

Durable Coalitions and Communication: Public versus Private Negotiations
w22808 Martin R. West
Ludger Woessmann
Philipp Lergetporer
Katharina Werner

How Information Affects Support for Education Spending: Evidence from Survey Experiments in Germany and the United States
w22772 T. Renee Bowen
George Georgiadis
Nicolas S. Lambert

Collective Choice in Dynamic Public Good Provision
w22772 T. Renee Bowen
George Georgiadis
Nicolas S. Lambert

Collective Choice in Dynamic Public Good Provision
w22777 Jean-Paul Carvalho
Christian Dippel

Elite Identity and Political Accountability: A Tale of Ten Islands
w22739 Marco Battaglini
Eleonora Patacchini

Influencing Connected Legislators
w22739 Marco Battaglini
Eleonora Patacchini

Influencing Connected Legislators
w22724 Sebastian Galiani
Gustavo Torrens

Why Not Taxation and Representation? A Note on the American Revolution
w22637 David Autor
David Dorn
Gordon Hanson
Kaveh Majlesi

Importing Political Polarization? The Electoral Consequences of Rising Trade Exposure
w22617 Daron Acemoglu
Leopoldo Fergusson
James A. Robinson
Dario Romero
Juan F. Vargas

The Perils of Top-down State Building: Evidence from Colombia's False Positives
w22617 Daron Acemoglu
Leopoldo Fergusson
James A. Robinson
Dario Romero
Juan F. Vargas

The Perils of Top-down State Building: Evidence from Colombia's False Positives
w22570 Laurent Bouton
Alessandro Lizzeri
Nicola Persico

The Political Economy of Debt and Entitlements
w22571 Mitchell Hoffman
Elizabeth Lyons

A Time to Make Laws and a Time to Fundraise? On the Relation between Salaries and Time Use for State Politicians
w22524 Antony Millner
Geoffrey Heal

Collective Intertemporal Choice: the Possibility of Time Consistency
w22526 Daniel B. Jones
Randall Walsh

How Do Voters Matter? Evidence from US Congressional Redistricting
w22488 Stefano Gagliarducci
M. Daniele Paserman

Gender Differences in Cooperative Environments? Evidence from the U.S. Congress
w22488 Stefano Gagliarducci
M. Daniele Paserman

Gender Differences in Cooperative Environments? Evidence from the U.S. Congress
w22457 T. Renee Bowen
Ying Chen
Hülya K. Eraslan
Jan Zápal

Efficiency of Flexible Budgetary Institutions
w22423 Matthew Gentzkow
Jesse M. Shapiro
Matt Taddy

Measuring Polarization in High-Dimensional Data: Method and Application to Congressional Speech
w22340 Michael Callen
Saad Gulzar
Syed Ali Hasanain
Yasir Khan

The Political Economy of Public Sector Absence: Experimental Evidence from Pakistan
w22340 Michael Callen
Saad Gulzar
Syed Ali Hasanain
Yasir Khan

The Political Economy of Public Sector Absence: Experimental Evidence from Pakistan
w22312 Michal Bauer
Christopher Blattman
Julie Chytilová
Joseph Henrich
Edward Miguel
Tamar Mitts

Can War Foster Cooperation?
w22284 Alp Simsek
Muhamet Yildiz

Durability, Deadline, and Election Effects in Bargaining
w22284 Alp Simsek
Muhamet Yildiz

Durability, Deadline, and Election Effects in Bargaining
w22250 Daron Acemoglu
James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik

The Political Agenda Effect and State Centralization
w22221 Mitchell Hoffman
Gianmarco León
María Lombardi

Compulsory Voting, Turnout, and Government Spending: Evidence from Austria
w22231 Alessandra Casella
Jean Francois Laslier
Antonin Macé

Democracy for Polarized Committees: The Tale of Blotto's Lieutenants
w22174 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Social Mobility and Stability of Democracy: Re-evaluating De Tocqueville
w22174 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Social Mobility and Stability of Democracy: Re-evaluating De Tocqueville
w22178 Yi Che
Yi Lu
Justin R. Pierce
Peter K. Schott
Zhigang Tao

Does Trade Liberalization with China Influence U.S. Elections?
w22093 Alberto Alesina
Salvatore Piccolo
Paolo Pinotti

Organized Crime, Violence, and Politics
w22052 Dhaval M. Dave
Hope Corman
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Voting Participation
w22055 Brian Knight
Ana Tribin

The Limits of Propaganda: Evidence from Chavez's Venezuela
w22046 Gino Gancia
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto
Jaume Ventura

Globalization and Political Structure
w22001 Chen Lin
Randall Morck
Bernard Yeung
Xiaofeng Zhao

Anti-Corruption Reforms and Shareholder Valuations: Event Study Evidence from China
w21963 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Xiao Yu Wang
Shuang Zhang

The Limits of Meritocracy: Screening Bureaucrats Under Imperfect Verifiability
w21932 Daron Acemoglu
Jacob Moscona
James A. Robinson

State Capacity and American Technology: Evidence from the 19th Century
w21943 Laurent Bouton
Aniol Llorente-Saguer
Frédéric Malherbe

Unanimous Rules in the Laboratory
w21857 Sebastian Galiani
Cheryl Long
Camila Navajas
Gustavo Torrens

Horizontal and Vertical Conflict: Experimental Evidence
w21857 Sebastian Galiani
Cheryl Long
Camila Navajas
Gustavo Torrens

Horizontal and Vertical Conflict: Experimental Evidence
2015
w21837 Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Jordan C. Kyle
Benjamin A. Olken
Sudarno Sumarto

Contracting out the Last-Mile of Service Delivery: Subsidized Food Distribution in Indonesia
w21825 Frederico Finan
Benjamin A. Olken
Rohini Pande

The Personnel Economics of the State
w21829 Ernesto Dal Bó
Pablo Hernández
Sebastián Mazzuca

The Paradox of Civilization: Pre-Institutional Sources of Security and Prosperity
w21812 Christian Dippel
Stephan Heblich
Robert Gold

Globalization and Its (Dis-)Content: Trade Shocks and Voting Behavior
w21703 Ilyana Kuziemko
Ebonya Washington

Why did the Democrats Lose the South? Bringing New Data to an Old Debate
w21654 Neeraj Sood
Abby Alpert
Kayleigh Barnes
Peter Huckfeldt
Jose Escarce

Effects of Payment Reform in More versus Less Competitive Markets
w21660 Marco Battaglini
Levon Barseghyan

Political Economy of Debt and Growth
w21645 Alessandra Casella
Thomas Palfrey

Trading Votes for Votes. A Decentralized Matching Algorithm
w21645 Alessandra Casella
Thomas Palfrey

Trading Votes for Votes. A Decentralized Matching Algorithm
w21457 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

Sustaining Cooperation: Community Enforcement vs. Specialized Enforcement
w21457 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

Sustaining Cooperation: Community Enforcement vs. Specialized Enforcement
w21438 Duha T. Altindag
Naci Mocan

Mobile Politicians: Opportunistic Career Moves and Moral Hazard
w21371 Filipe Campante
David Yanagizawa-Drott

The Intergenerational Transmission of War
w21373 Mark Dincecco
Ugo Troiano

Broadening the State: Policy Responses to the Introduction of the Income Tax
w21324 Rebecca Dizon-Ross
Pascaline Dupas
Jonathan Robinson

Governance and the Effectiveness of Public Health Subsidies
w21289 Christopher Blattman
Jeannie Annan

Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State
w21265 Georgy Egorov
Single-Issue Campaigns and Multidimensional Politics
w21266 Raymond Fisman
Yongxiang Wang

The Mortality Cost of Political Connections
w21237 Sebastian Galiani
Ivan Torre
Gustavo Torrens

International Organizations and Structural Reforms
w21185 Lorenzo Casaburi
Ugo Troiano

Ghost-House Busters: The Electoral Response to a Large Anti Tax Evasion Program
w21186 Marian Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller
Sebastian Stolorz

Rigidity of Public Contracts
w21186 Marian Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller
Sebastian Stolorz

Rigidity of Public Contracts
w21188 Abhay Aneja
Marian Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller

Political Bonds: Political Hazards and the Choice of Municipal Financial Instruments
w21188 Abhay Aneja
Marian Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller

Political Bonds: Political Hazards and the Choice of Municipal Financial Instruments
w21193 Jeanet Bentzen
Jacob Gerner Hariri
James A. Robinson

The Indigenous Roots of Representative Democracy
w21205 James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik
Thierry Verdier

The Political Economy of Public Income Volatility: With an Application to the Resource Curse
w21205 James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik
Thierry Verdier

The Political Economy of Public Income Volatility: With an Application to the Resource Curse
w21180 Michael Callen
Saad Gulzar
Ali Hasanain
Yasir Khan
Arman Rezaee

Personalities and Public Sector Performance: Evidence from a Health Experiment in Pakistan
w21151 S. Borağan Aruoba
Allan Drazen
Razvan Vlaicu

A Structural Model of Electoral Accountability
w21151 S. Borağan Aruoba
Allan Drazen
Razvan Vlaicu

A Structural Model of Electoral Accountability
w21079 Cemal Eren Arbatli
Quamrul H. Ashraf
Oded Galor

The Nature of Conflict
w21062 Magnus Carlsson
Gordon B. Dahl
Dan-Olof Rooth

Do Politicians Change Public Attitudes?
w20977 Alberto F. Alesina
Ugo Troiano
Traviss Cassidy

Old and Young Politicians
w20989 Klaus Desmet
Ignacio Ortuño-Ortín
Romain Wacziarg

Culture, Ethnicity and Diversity
w20923 Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Jordan C. Kyle
Benjamin A. Olken
Sudarno Sumarto

The Power of Transparency: Information, Identification Cards and Food Subsidy Programs in Indonesia
w20936 María Victoria Anauati
Sebastian Galiani
Gustavo Torrens
Brian Feld

Collective Action: Experimental Evidence
2014
w20798 Gregory J. Martin
Ali Yurukoglu

Bias in Cable News: Persuasion and Polarization
w20697 Horacio A. Larreguy
John Marshall
James M. Snyder
Jr.

Revealing Malfeasance: How Local Media Facilitates Electoral Sanctioning of Mayors in Mexico
w20697 Horacio A. Larreguy
John Marshall
James M. Snyder
Jr.

Revealing Malfeasance: How Local Media Facilitates Electoral Sanctioning of Mayors in Mexico
w20681 Yosh Halberstam
Brian Knight

Homophily, Group Size, and the Diffusion of Political Information in Social Networks: Evidence from Twitter
w20661 Stefano DellaVigna
Johannes Hermle

Does Conflict of Interest Lead to Biased Coverage? Evidence from Movie Reviews
w20627 Adnan Q. Khan
Asim I. Khwaja
Benjamin A. Olken

Tax Farming Redux: Experimental Evidence on Performance Pay for Tax Collectors
w20519 Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Incumbency Advantage in Non-Democracies
w20451 Helios Herrera
Massimo Morelli
Salvatore Nunnari

Turnout Across Democracies
w20461 Alessandra Casella
Sébastien Turban
Gregory J. Wawro

Storable Votes and Judicial Nominations in the U.S. Senate
w20417 Laurent Bouton
Aniol Llorente-Saguer
Frédéric Malherbe

Get Rid of Unanimity: The Superiority of Majority Rule with Veto Power
w20332 D. Mark Anderson
Benjamin Hansen
Daniel I. Rees

Medical Marijuana Laws and Teen Marijuana Use
w20311 Brian G. Knight
An Econometric Evaluation of Competing Explanations for The Midterm Gap
w20315 Sylvain Chassang
Gerard Padró i Miquel

Corruption, Intimidation, and Whistle-blowing: a Theory of Inference from Unverifiable Reports
w20317 Hanming Fang
Quanlin Gu
Li-An Zhou

The Gradients of Power: Evidence from the Chinese Housing Market
w20301 Philippe Aghion
Matthew Jackson

Inducing Leaders to Take Risky Decisions: Dismissal, Tenure, and Term Limits
w20258 Stephen Chaudoin
Zachary Peskowitz
Christopher Stanton

Beyond Zeroes and Ones: The Intensity and Dynamics of Civil Conflict
w20261 Santosh Anagol
Thomas Fujiwara

The Runner-Up Effect
w20253 Laurent Bouton
Paola Conconi
Francisco Pino
Maurizio Zanardi

Guns and Votes
w20129 Massimo Morelli
Dominic Rohner

Resource Concentration and Civil Wars
w20109 Steve Cicala
When Does Regulation Distort Costs? Lessons from Fuel Procurement in U.S. Electricity Generation
w20082 Andrew Beath
Fotini Christia
Georgy Egorov
Ruben Enikolopov

Electoral Rules and the Quality of Politicians: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan
w20082 Andrew Beath
Fotini Christia
Georgy Egorov
Ruben Enikolopov

Electoral Rules and the Quality of Politicians: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan
w20090 Raymond Fisman
Yongxiang Wang

Corruption in Chinese Privatizations
w20092 Daron Acemoglu
Isaías N. Chaves
Philip Osafo-Kwaako
James A. Robinson

Indirect Rule and State Weakness in Africa: Sierra Leone in Comparative Perspective
w20011 B. Douglas Bernheim
S. Nageeb Ali
Xiaochen Fan

Predictability and Power in Legislative Bargaining
w20011 B. Douglas Bernheim
S. Nageeb Ali
Xiaochen Fan

Predictability and Power in Legislative Bargaining
w19995 Sebastian Galiani
Iván Torre
Gustavo Torrens

Fiscal Federalism and Legislative Malapportionment: Causal Evidence from Independent but Related Natural Experiments
w19995 Sebastian Galiani
Iván Torre
Gustavo Torrens

Fiscal Federalism and Legislative Malapportionment: Causal Evidence from Independent but Related Natural Experiments
w19999 Karthik Muralidharan
Paul Niehaus
Sandip Sukhtankar

Building State Capacity: Evidence from Biometric Smartcards in India
w19918 Marina Agranov
Thomas R. Palfrey

Equilibrium Tax Rates and Income Redistribution: A Laboratory Study
w19943 Sebastian Galiani
Gustavo Torrens
Maria Lucia Yanguas

The Political Coase Theorem: Experimental Evidence
w19826 Scott R. Baker
Nicholas Bloom
Brandice Canes-Wrone
Steven J. Davis
Jonathan A. Rodden

Why Has U.S. Policy Uncertainty Risen Since 1960?
w19807 Jesse M. Shapiro
Special Interests and the Media: Theory and an Application to Climate Change
2013
w19766 Stefano DellaVigna
Ruben Durante
Brian Knight
Eliana La Ferrara

Market-based Lobbying: Evidence from Advertising Spending in Italy
w19737 Georgy Egorov
Bård Harstad

Private Politics and Public Regulation
w19721 Thomas Fujiwara
Kyle C. Meng
Tom Vogl

Estimating Habit Formation in Voting
w19734 Daniel Diermeier
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Endogenous Property Rights
w19734 Daniel Diermeier
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Endogenous Property Rights
w19601 Steven Callander
Bård Harstad

Experimentation in Federal Systems
w19498 John Morrow
Michael Carter

Left, Right, Left: Income, Learning and Political Dynamics
w19468 Bruce A. Blonigen
Jacob McGrew

Task Routineness and Trade Policy Preferences
w19483 Jie Bai
Seema Jayachandran
Edmund J. Malesky
Benjamin A. Olken

Does Economic Growth Reduce Corruption? Theory and Evidence from Vietnam
w19321 Sebastian Galiani
Gustavo Torrens

Autocracy, Democracy and Trade Policy
w19321 Sebastian Galiani
Gustavo Torrens

Autocracy, Democracy and Trade Policy
w19340 Patrick Hummel
Richard Holden

Optimal Primaries
w19340 Patrick Hummel
Richard Holden

Optimal Primaries
w19250 Pietro Ortoleva
Erik Snowberg

Overconfidence in Political Behavior
w19219 Diego Comin
Johannes Rode

From Green Users to Green Voters
w19221 David K. Levine
Salvatore Modica

Conflict, Evolution, Hegemony, and the Power of the State
w19221 David K. Levine
Salvatore Modica

Conflict, Evolution, Hegemony, and the Power of the State
w19221 David K. Levine
Salvatore Modica

Conflict, Evolution, Hegemony, and the Power of the State
w19221 David K. Levine
Salvatore Modica

Conflict, Evolution, Hegemony, and the Power of the State
w19221 David K. Levine
Salvatore Modica

Conflict, Evolution, Hegemony, and the Power of the State
w19158 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Political Economy in a Changing World
w19158 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Political Economy in a Changing World
w19027 Filipe R. Campante
Quoc-Anh Do

Isolated Capital Cities, Accountability and Corruption: Evidence from US States
w19027 Filipe R. Campante
Quoc-Anh Do

Isolated Capital Cities, Accountability and Corruption: Evidence from US States
w19028 Filipe R. Campante
Quoc-Anh Do
Bernardo V. Guimaraes

Isolated Capital Cities and Misgovernance: Theory and Evidence
w19028 Filipe R. Campante
Quoc-Anh Do
Bernardo V. Guimaraes

Isolated Capital Cities and Misgovernance: Theory and Evidence
w19029 Filipe R. Campante
Ruben Durante
Francesco Sobbrio

Politics 2.0: The Multifaceted Effect of Broadband Internet on Political Participation
w18899 Jesus Fernandez-Villaverde
Luis Garicano
Tano Santos

Political Credit Cycles: The Case of the Euro Zone
w18865 Ilyana Kuziemko
Michael I. Norton
Emmanuel Saez
Stefanie Stantcheva

How Elastic Are Preferences for Redistribution? Evidence from Randomized Survey Experiments
w18827 Allison Shertzer
Immigrant Group Size and Political Mobilization: Evidence from European Migration to the United States
w18798 Vivi Alatas
Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Ririn Purnamasari
Matthew Wai-Poi

Does Elite Capture Matter? Local Elites and Targeted Welfare Programs in Indonesia
w18691 Daron Acemoglu
Tristan Reed
James A. Robinson

Chiefs: Elite Control of Civil Society and Economic Development in Sierra Leone
2012
w18636 Marian W. Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller

Third-Party Opportunism and the Nature of Public Contracts
w18636 Marian W. Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller

Third-Party Opportunism and the Nature of Public Contracts
w18636 Marian W. Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller

Third-Party Opportunism and the Nature of Public Contracts
w18573 Alessandra Casella
Sébastien Turban

Democracy Undone. Systematic Minority Advantage in Competitive Vote Markets
w18573 Alessandra Casella
Sébastien Turban

Democracy Undone. Systematic Minority Advantage in Competitive Vote Markets
w18543 Ulrike Malmendier
Klaus Schmidt

You Owe Me
w18355 Claire S.H. Lim
James M. Snyder
Jr.

Elections and the Quality of Public Officials: Evidence from U.S. State Courts
w18355 Claire S.H. Lim
James M. Snyder
Jr.

Elections and the Quality of Public Officials: Evidence from U.S. State Courts
w18313 Leopoldo Fergusson
James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik
Juan F. Vargas

The Need for Enemies
w18320 Tom Vogl
Race and the Politics of Close Elections
w18257 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

Cycles of Distrust: An Economic Model
w18257 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

Cycles of Distrust: An Economic Model
w18150 Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan
Diana B. Moreira

Corrupting Learning: Evidence from Missing Federal Education Funds in Brazil
w18164 Matthew Gentzkow
Nathan Petek
Jesse M. Shapiro
Michael Sinkinson

Do Newspapers Serve the State? Incumbent Party Influence on the US Press, 1869-1928
w18126 Emilie Caldeira
Martial Foucault
Grégoire Rota-Graziosi

Decentralisation in Africa and the Nature of Local Governments' Competition: Evidence from Benin
w18118 Emilie Caldeira
Martial Foucault
Grégoire Rota-Graziosi

Does Decentralization Facilitate Access to Poverty-Related Services? Evidence from Benin
w18119 Juan Botero
Alejandro Ponce
Andrei Shleifer

Education and the Quality of Government
w18119 Juan Botero
Alejandro Ponce
Andrei Shleifer

Education and the Quality of Government
w18095 Raymond Fisman
Florian Schulz
Vikrant Vig

Private Returns to Public Office
w18095 Raymond Fisman
Florian Schulz
Vikrant Vig

Private Returns to Public Office
w18095 Raymond Fisman
Florian Schulz
Vikrant Vig

Private Returns to Public Office
w18076 Patrick Hummel
Brian Knight

Sequential or Simultaneous Elections? A Welfare Analysis
w18049 Philippe Aghion
Torsten Persson
Dorothee Rouzet

Education and Military Rivalry
w17999 Bernhard Ganglmair
Emanuele Tarantino

Patent Disclosure in Standard Setting
w17986 Dennis N. Epple
Richard Romano

On The Political Economy Of Educational Vouchers
w17939 Esther Duflo
Pascaline Dupas
Michael Kremer

School Governance, Teacher Incentives, and Pupil-Teacher Ratios: Experimental Evidence from Kenyan Primary Schools
w17926 Marco Battaglini
Salvatore Nunnari
Thomas Palfrey

The Free Rider Problem: a Dynamic Analysis
w17847 Alessandra Casella
Thomas Palfrey
Sébastien Turban

Vote Trading With and Without Party Leaders
w17833 Francesco Caselli
Thomas E. Cunningham
Massimo Morelli
Inés Moreno de Barreda

Signalling, Incumbency Advantage, and Optimal Reelection Thresholds
w17833 Francesco Caselli
Thomas E. Cunningham
Massimo Morelli
Inés Moreno de Barreda

Signalling, Incumbency Advantage, and Optimal Reelection Thresholds
w17799 Robert P. Inman
Daniel L. Rubinfeld

Understanding the Democratic Transition in South Africa
w17810 Levent Celik
Bilgehan Karabay
John McLaren

When is it Optimal to Delegate: The Theory of Fast-track Authority
w17794 Nathan Nunn
Nancy Qian

Aiding Conflict: The Impact of U.S. Food Aid on Civil War
w17770 Jason M. DeBacker
Bradley T. Heim
Anh Tran

Importing Corruption Culture from Overseas: Evidence from Corporate Tax Evasion in the United States
w17776 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Ebonya L. Washington

Valuing the Vote: The Redistribution of Voting Rights and State Funds Following the Voting Rights Act of 1965
w17726 Raymond Fisman
Nikolaj A. Harmon
Emir Kamenica
Inger Munk

Labor Supply of Politicians
w17726 Raymond Fisman
Nikolaj A. Harmon
Emir Kamenica
Inger Munk

Labor Supply of Politicians
w17732 Eric Zitzewitz
Does Transparency Reduce Favoritism and Corruption? Evidence from the Reform of Figure Skating Judging
2011
w17701 William R. Kerr
Income Inequality and Social Preferences for Redistribution and Compensation Differentials
w17634 Pablo Querubin
James M. Snyder
Jr.

The Control of Politicians in Normal Times and Times of Crisis: Wealth Accumulation by U.S. Congressmen, 1850-1880
w17634 Pablo Querubin
James M. Snyder
Jr.

The Control of Politicians in Normal Times and Times of Crisis: Wealth Accumulation by U.S. Congressmen, 1850-1880
w17628 Matthew Kotchen
Matthew Potoski

Conflicts of Interest Distort Public Evaluations: Evidence from the Top 25 Ballots of NCAA Football Coaches
w17572 Ruben Durante
Giovanna Labartino
Roberto Perotti

Academic Dynasties: Decentralization and Familism in the Italian Academia
w17572 Ruben Durante
Giovanna Labartino
Roberto Perotti

Academic Dynasties: Decentralization and Familism in the Italian Academia
w17577 William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln
Prachi Mishra

The Dynamics of Firm Lobbying
w17577 William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln
Prachi Mishra

The Dynamics of Firm Lobbying
w17577 William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln
Prachi Mishra

The Dynamics of Firm Lobbying
w17417 Robin Burgess
Matthew Hansen
Benjamin A. Olken
Peter Potapov
Stefanie Sieber

The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics
w17409 Bård Harstad
The Market for Conservation and Other Hostages
w17384 Hanming Fang
Dmitry A. Shapiro
Arthur Zillante

An Experimental Study of Alternative Campaign Finance Systems: Donations, Elections and Policy Choices
w17395 Chris Edmond
Information Manipulation, Coordination, and Regime Change
w17397 Marco Faravelli
Randall Walsh

Smooth Politicians and Paternalistic Voters: A Theory of Large Elections
w17398 Benjamin A. Olken
Rohini Pande

Corruption in Developing Countries
w17306 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

A Political Theory of Populism
w17306 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

A Political Theory of Populism
w17324 Judd B. Kessler
Alvin E. Roth

Organ Allocation Policy and the Decision to Donate
w17270 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Melvin Stephens Jr.

Employment, Wages and Voter Turnout
w17263 Riccardo Puglisi
James M. Snyder
Jr.

The Balanced U.S. Press
w17262 Levent Celik
Bilgehan Karabay
John McLaren

Trade Policy Making in a Model of Legislative Bargaining
w17234 Ilyana Kuziemko
Ryan W. Buell
Taly Reich
Michael I. Norton

"Last-place Aversion": Evidence and Redistributive Implications
w17206 Steven C.A. Pincus
James A. Robinson

What Really Happened During the Glorious Revolution?
w17132 Daniel Treisman
Income, Democracy, and the Cunning of Reason
w17106 James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik

Institutional Comparative Statics
w17099 Ebonya L. Washington
Do Majority Black Districts Limit Blacks' Representation? The Case of the 1990 Redistricting
w17066 Daron Acemoglu
Matthew O. Jackson

History, Expectations, and Leadership in the Evolution of Social Norms
w17032 James Andreoni
Laura K. Gee

The Hired Gun Mechanism
w17033 James Andreoni
Laura K. Gee

Gun For Hire: Does Delegated Enforcement Crowd out Peer Punishment in Giving to Public Goods?
w16949 Erik Snowberg
Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

How Prediction Markets Can Save Event Studies
w16891 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Trust in Public Institutions over the Business Cycle
w16835 Eric J. Brunner
Stephen L. Ross
Ebonya L. Washington

Does Less Income Mean Less Representation?
w16765 Marianne Bertrand
Matilde Bombardini
Francesco Trebbi

Is It Whom You Know or What You Know? An Empirical Assessment of the Lobbying Process
w16735 Pablo T. Spiller
Transaction Cost Regulation
w16667 Allan Drazen
Ethan Ilzetzki

Kosher Pork
2010
w16632 Rohan Pitchford
Mark L. J. Wright

Holdouts in Sovereign Debt Restructuring: A Theory of Negotiation in a Weak Contractual Environment
w16635 Alain de Janvry
Frederico Finan
Elisabeth Sadoulet

Local Electoral Incentives and Decentralized Program Performance
w16627 Klaas van 't Veld
Matthew J. Kotchen

Green Clubs
w16603 Mireille Jacobson
Heather Royer

Aftershocks: The Impact of Clinic Violence on Abortion Services
w16530 B. Douglas Bernheim
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Candidates, Character, and Corruption
w16473 Lee G. Branstetter
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Lowell J. Taylor
Ana Venâncio

Do Entry Regulations Deter Entrepreneurship and Job Creation? Evidence from Recent Reforms in Portugal
w16475 David A. Jaeger
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Can Militants Use Violence to Win Public Support? Evidence from the Second Intifada
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Sami H. Miaari
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Can Militants Use Violence to Win Public Support? Evidence from the Second Intifada
w16413 Alberto F. Alesina
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Regulation Versus Taxation
w16413 Alberto F. Alesina
Francesco Passarelli

Regulation Versus Taxation
w16315 Alessandra Casella
Aniol Llorente-Saguer
Thomas R. Palfrey

Competitive Equilibrium in Markets for Votes
w16193 Mohamad Al-Ississ
Nolan H. Miller

What Does Health Reform Mean for the Healthcare Industry? Evidence from the Massachusetts Special Senate Election
w16160 Henry S. Farber
Rational Choice and Voter Turnout: Evidence from Union Representation Elections
w16107 Atif Mian
Amir Sufi
Francesco Trebbi

The Political Economy of the Subprime Mortgage Credit Expansion
w16009 Isaac Ehrlich
Tetsuya Saito

Taxing Guns vs. Taxing Crime: An Application of the "Market for Offenses Model"
w15967 Astrid Dannenberg
Andreas Lange
Bodo Sturm

On the Formation of Coalitions to Provide Public Goods - Experimental Evidence from the Lab
w15925 Daniel J. Benjamin
James J. Choi
Geoffrey W. Fisher

Religious Identity and Economic Behavior
w15865 Lee J. Alston
Gary D. Libecap
Bernardo Mueller

Interest Groups, Information Manipulation in the Media, and Public Policy: The Case of the Landless Peasants Movement in Brazil
w15865 Lee J. Alston
Gary D. Libecap
Bernardo Mueller

Interest Groups, Information Manipulation in the Media, and Public Policy: The Case of the Landless Peasants Movement in Brazil
w15719 Attila Ambrus
Markus Mobius
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Consumption Risk-sharing in Social Networks
w15693 Daron Acemoglu
Institutions, Factor Prices and Taxation: Virtues of Strong States?
w15705 Fernanda Brollo
Tommaso Nannicini
Roberto Perotti
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The Political Resource Curse
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Roberto Perotti
Guido Tabellini

The Political Resource Curse
w15643 Alexander Whalley
Elected Versus Appointed Policymakers: Evidence from City Treasurers
2009
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James A. Robinson
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The Monopoly of Violence: Evidence from Colombia
w15581 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

The Economics of Labor Coercion
w15560 Enrico Spolaore
National Borders, Conflict and Peace
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Michael Sinkinson

The Effect of Newspaper Entry and Exit on Electoral Politics
w15365 Alan S. Gerber
Gregory A. Huber
Ebonya Washington

Party Affiliation, Partisanship, and Political Beliefs: A Field Experiment
w15368 Adi Brender
Allan Drazen

Do Leaders Affect Government Spending Priorities?
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Allan Drazen

Do Leaders Affect Government Spending Priorities?
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Edwyna Harris
Bernardo Mueller

De Facto and De Jure Property Rights: Land Settlement and Land Conflict on the Australian, Brazilian and U.S. Frontiers
w15230 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Political Selection and Persistence of Bad Governments
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Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Political Selection and Persistence of Bad Governments
w15172 Charles F. Manski
WHEN CONSENSUS CHOICE DOMINATES INDIVIDUALISM: Jensen's Inequality and Collective Decisions under Uncertainty
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Generalized Agency Problems
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Pravin Krishna
Marcelo Olarreaga

What Governments Maximize and Why: The View from Trade
w14937 Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan

Electoral Accountability and Corruption: Evidence from the Audits of Local Governments
w14937 Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan

Electoral Accountability and Corruption: Evidence from the Audits of Local Governments
w14906 Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan

Motivating Politicians: The Impacts of Monetary Incentives on Quality and Performance
w14906 Claudio Ferraz
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Motivating Politicians: The Impacts of Monetary Incentives on Quality and Performance
w14857 Stephen Coate
Brian Knight

Government Form and Public Spending: Theory and Evidence from U.S. Municipalities
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Partisan Control, Media Bias, and Viewer Responses: Evidence from Berlusconi's Italy
w14771 Matilde Bombardini
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Competition and Political Organization: Together or Alone in Lobbying for Trade Policy?
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Edward Miguel
Andrea Vigorito

Government Transfers and Political Support
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Patricia Tovar

Policy Choice: Theory and Evidence from Commitment via International Trade Agreements
2008
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New Evidence on the Formation of Trade Policy Preferences
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A Political Economy Theory of Partial Decentralization
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Torsten Persson

The Incidence of Civil War: Theory and Evidence
w14598 Riccardo Puglisi
James M. Snyder
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Media Coverage of Political Scandals
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Storable Votes and Agenda Order Control. Theory and Experiments
w14468 Atif Mian
Amir Sufi
Francesco Trebbi

The Political Economy of the U.S. Mortgage Default Crisis
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Chun-Fang Chiang

Media Bias and Influence: Evidence from Newspaper Endorsements
w14335 Kaivan Munshi
Mark Rosenzweig

The Efficacy of Parochial Politics: Caste, Commitment, and Competence in Indian Local Governments
w14339 Patrick Bolton
Markus K. Brunnermeier
Laura Veldkamp

Leadership, Coordination and Mission-Driven Management
w14302 Julio J. Rotemberg
Attitude-Dependent Altruism, Turnout and Voting
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Walter Theseira

A Matter of Trust: Understanding Worldwide Public Pension Conversions
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Federal Budget Rules: The US Experience
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Monica Singhal

Culture, Context, and the Taste for Redistribution
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Konstantin Sonin

Dynamics and Stability of Constitutions, Coalitions, and Clubs
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Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Dynamics and Stability of Constitutions, Coalitions, and Clubs
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Daniel Kessler
Marc Meredith

The Persuasive Effects of Direct Mail: A Regression Discontinuity Approach
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Direct Democracy and Local Public Goods: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Indonesia
w14129 Pol Antràs
Gerard Padró i Miquel

Foreign Influence and Welfare
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Foreign Influence and Welfare
w14136 Leo Feler
J. Vernon Henderson

Exclusionary Policies in Urban Development, How under-servicing of migrant households affects the growth and composition of Brazilian cities
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Shuky Ehrenberg
Andrew Gelman
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Protecting Minorities in Binary Elections: A Test of Storable Votes Using Field Data
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Stephen L. Ross
Ebonya L. Washington

Economics and Ideology: Causal Evidence of the Impact of Economic Conditions on Support for Redistribution and Other Ballot Proposals
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Robert W. Staiger

On the Role and Design of Dispute Settlement Procedures in International Trade Agreements
w14047 Marco Battaglini
Stephen Coate

Fiscal Policy over the Real Business Cycle: A Positive Theory
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Andrew Foster
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Institutions and Behavior: Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Democracy
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Esteban F. Klor
Sami H. Miaari
M. Daniele Paserman

The Struggle for Palestinian Hearts and Minds: Violence and Public Opinion in the Second Intifada
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Esteban F. Klor
Sami H. Miaari
M. Daniele Paserman

The Struggle for Palestinian Hearts and Minds: Violence and Public Opinion in the Second Intifada
w13964 Sylvain Chassang
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Conflict and Deterrence under Strategic Risk
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Ideology
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Hajime Katayama
Kala Krishna

Is Protection Really for Sale? A Survey and Directions for Future Research
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David Strömberg

Press Coverage and Political Accountability
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Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Klara Sabirianova Peter

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia
2007
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Zvika Neeman

Investor Protection and Interest Group Politics
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Francesco Trebbi

Votes or Money? Theory and Evidence from the US Congress.
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Nathan Schiff

Momentum and Social Learning in Presidential Primaries
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Whoa, Nellie! Empirical Tests of College Football's Conventional Wisdom
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Ebonya L. Washington

Segregation and Black Political Efficacy
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Allan Drazen

Why is Economic Policy Different in New Democracies? Affecting Attitudes About Democracy
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Riccardo Puglisi
James M. Snyder
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Partisan Bias in Economic News: Evidence on the Agenda-Setting Behavior of U.S. Newspapers
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Riccardo Puglisi
James M. Snyder
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Partisan Bias in Economic News: Evidence on the Agenda-Setting Behavior of U.S. Newspapers
w13350 Jonathan Levin
Steven Tadelis

Contracting for Government Services: Theory and Evidence from U.S. Cities
w13293 Derek Neal
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Left Behind By Design: Proficiency Counts and Test-Based Accountability
w13145 Benjamin A. Olken
Patrick Barron

The Simple Economics of Extortion: Evidence from Trucking in Aceh
w13122 Ernesto Dal Bó
Pedro Dal Bó
Jason Snyder

Political Dynasties
w13102 Benjamin F. Jones
Benjamin A. Olken

Hit or Miss? The Effect of Assassinations on Institutions and War
w13028 Timothy Besley
Torsten Persson

The Origins of State Capacity: Property Rights, Taxation, and Politics
w13008 Nicola Persico
José Carlos Rodríguez-Pueblita
Dan Silverman

Factions and Political Competition
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José Carlos Rodríguez-Pueblita
Dan Silverman

Factions and Political Competition
w12920 Andrea Mattozzi
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Mediocracy
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Antonio Merlo

Political Careers or Career Politicians?
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Antonio Merlo

Do Voters Vote Sincerely?
2006
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James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik

When is Democracy an Equilibrium?: Theory and Evidence from Colombia's "La Violencia"
w12749 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Coalition Formation in Political Games
w12749 Daron Acemoglu
Georgy Egorov
Konstantin Sonin

Coalition Formation in Political Games
w12751 Erik Snowberg
Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

Party Influence in Congress and the Economy
w12707 Matthew Gentzkow
Jesse M. Shapiro

What Drives Media Slant? Evidence from U.S. Daily Newspapers
w12709 Kelly Shue
Erzo F. P. Luttmer

Who Misvotes? The Effect of Differential Cognition Costs on Election Outcomes
w12660 Daniel J. Benjamin
Jesse M. Shapiro

Thin-Slice Forecasts of Gubernatorial Elections
w12573 Gerard Padro i Miquel
The Control of Politicians in Divided Societies: The Politics of Fear
w12517 Jean-Marie Baland
James A. Robinson

Land and Power: Theory and Evidence from Chile
w12428 Benjamin A. Olken
Corruption Perceptions vs. Corruption Reality
w12371 Jacob L. Vigdor
Fifty Million Voters Can't Be Wrong: Economic Self-Interest and Redistributive Politics
w12332 Gene M. Grossman
Elhanan Helpman

Separation of Powers and the Budget Process
w12338 Dean Karlan
John A. List

Does Price Matter in Charitable Giving? Evidence From a Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment
w12312 Raymond Fisman
Edward Miguel

Cultures of Corruption: Evidence From Diplomatic Parking Tickets
w12313 Stephen Coate
Brian Knight

Socially Optimal Districting: An Empirical Investigation
w12317 Felix Oberholzer-Gee
Joel Waldfogel

Media Markets and Localism: Does Local News en Español Boost Hispanic Voter Turnout?
w12258 Susumu Imai
Hajime Katayama
Kala Krishna

Protection for Sale or Surge Protection?
w12190 Allan Drazen
Marcela Eslava

Pork Barrel Cycles
w12190 Allan Drazen
Marcela Eslava

Pork Barrel Cycles
w12175 Torsten Persson
Guido Tabellini

Democratic Capital: The Nexus of Political and Economic Change
w12128 Edward Glaeser
Giacomo Ponzetto
Andrei Shleifer

Why Does Democracy Need Education?
w12128 Edward Glaeser
Giacomo Ponzetto
Andrei Shleifer

Why Does Democracy Need Education?
w12099 Sebastián Mazzuca
James A. Robinson

Political Conflict and Power-sharing in the Origins of Modern Colombia
w12073 Erik Snowberg
Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

Partisan Impacts on the Economy: Evidence from Prediction Markets and Close Elections
w12053 Andrew Leigh
Justin Wolfers

Competing Approaches to Forecasting Elections: Economic Models, Opinion Polling and Prediction Markets
w12060 Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

Five Open Questions About Prediction Markets
w12037 Monica Singhal
Special Interest Groups and the Allocation of Public Funds
w11924 Ebonya Washington
Female Socialization: How Daughters Affect Their Legislator Fathers' Voting on Women's Issues
2005
w11908 Lee J. Alston
Jeffery A. Jenkins
Tomas Nonnenmacher

Who Should Govern Congress? Access to Power and the Salary Grab of 1873
w11908 Lee J. Alston
Jeffery A. Jenkins
Tomas Nonnenmacher

Who Should Govern Congress? Access to Power and the Salary Grab of 1873
w11862 Adi Brender
Allan Drazen

How Do Budget Deficits and Economic Growth Affect Reelection Prospects? Evidence from a Large Cross-Section of Countries
w11779 Roberto Chang
Financial Crises and Political Crises
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Thomas J. Kane
Douglas O. Staiger
Jeffrey M. Weinstein

The Effect of Randomized School Admissions on Voter Participation
w11753 Benjamin A. Olken
Monitoring Corruption: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Indonesia
w11740 Eli Berman
David Laitin

Hard Targets: Theory and Evidence on Suicide Attacks
w11740 Eli Berman
David Laitin

Hard Targets: Theory and Evidence on Suicide Attacks
w11741 Guenter Franke
Jan Pieter Krahnen

Default Risk Sharing Between Banks and Markets: The Contribution of Collateralized Debt Obligations
w11716 Giovanni Maggi
Andres Rodriguez-Clare

A Political-Economy Theory of Trade Agreements
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Thomas Palfrey
Raymond Riezman

Minorities and Storable Votes
w11675 Charles F. Manski
Fractional Treatment Rules for Social Diversification of Indivisible Private Risks
w11679 Steven J. Davis
Luis Rivera-Batiz

The Climate for Business Development and Employment Growth in Puerto Rico
w11565 Reuven Glick
Alan M. Taylor

Collateral Damage: Trade Disruption and the Economic Impact of War
w11570 Raquel Fernández
Gilat Levy

Diversity and Redistribution
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Stephen Coate

Inefficiency in Legislative Policy-Making: A Dynamic Analysis
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Torsten Persson
Daniel Sturm

Political Competition and Economic Performance: Theory and Evidence from the United States
w11462 Stephen Coate
Brian Knight

Socially Optimal Districting
w11396 Gene M. Grossman
Elhanan Helpman

Party Discipline and Pork Barrel Politics
w11371 Kishore Gawande
Pravin Krishna
Marcelo Olarreaga

Lobbying Competition Over Trade Policy
w11371 Kishore Gawande
Pravin Krishna
Marcelo Olarreaga

Lobbying Competition Over Trade Policy
w11273 Lee J. Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Pork for Policy: Executive and Legislative Exchange in Brazil
w11273 Lee J. Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Pork for Policy: Executive and Legislative Exchange in Brazil
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Jean Tirole

Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics
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Daniel Mejia

The War Against Drug Producers
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Marcela Eslava

Electoral Manipulation via Expenditure Composition: Theory and Evidence
w11085 Allan Drazen
Marcela Eslava

Electoral Manipulation via Expenditure Composition: Theory and Evidence
2004
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Elhanan Helpman

A Protectionist Bias in Majoritarian Politics
w11017 George-Marios Angeletos
Christian Hellwig
Alessandro Pavan

Information Dynamics and Equilibrium Multiplicity in Global Games of Regime Change
w10927 Allan Drazen
Peter Isard

Can Public Discussion Enhance Program Ownership?
w10927 Allan Drazen
Peter Isard

Can Public Discussion Enhance Program Ownership?
w10928 Allan Drazen
Nuno Limão
Thomas Stratman

Political Contribution Caps and Lobby Formation: Theory and Evidence
w10859 Alberto Abadie
Poverty, Political Freedom, and the Roots of Terrorism
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Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto
Jesse M. Shapiro

Strategic Extremism: Why Republicans and Democrats Divide on Religious Values
w10835 Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto
Jesse M. Shapiro

Strategic Extremism: Why Republicans and Democrats Divide on Religious Values
w10787 Alan S. Blinder
Alan B. Krueger

What Does the Public Know about Economic Policy, and How Does It Know It?
w10797 Stephen Coate
Michael Conlin
Andrea Moro

The Performance of the Pivotal-Voter Model in Small-Scale Elections: Evidence from Texas Liquor Referenda
w10664 Josh Lerner
Jean Tirole

A Model of Forum Shopping, with Special Reference to Standard Setting Organizations
w10674 J. Vernon Henderson
Ari Kuncoro

Corruption in Indonesia
w10601 Herschel I. Grossman
Peace and War in Territorial Disputes
w10609 John A. List
Daniel M. Sturm

How Elections Matter: Theory and Evidence from Environmental Policy
w10558 Casey Mulligan
Andrei Shleifer

Conscription as Regulation
w10558 Casey Mulligan
Andrei Shleifer

Conscription as Regulation
w10539 Adi Brender
Allan Drazen

Political Budget Cycles in New versus Established Democracies
w10530 Brian Knight
Bargaining in Legislatures: An Empirical Investigation
w10504 Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

Prediction Markets
w10439 James E. Anderson
Maurizio Zanardi

Political Pressure Deflection
w10385 Brian Knight
Legislative Representation, Bargaining Power, and the Distribution of Federal Funds: Evidence from the U.S. Senate
w10375 Allan Drazen
Nuno Limão

Government Gains from Self-Restraint: A Bargaining Theory of Inefficient Redistribution
w10333 Brian Knight
Are Policy Platforms Capitalized into Equity Prices? Evidence from the Bush/Gore 2000 Presidential Election
w10248 Kevin Murphy
Andrei Shleifer

Persuasion in Politics
w10248 Kevin Murphy
Andrei Shleifer

Persuasion in Politics
w10205 Kishore Gawande
Pravin Krishna
Michael J. Robbins

Foreign Lobbies and US Trade Policy
w10205 Kishore Gawande
Pravin Krishna
Michael J. Robbins

Foreign Lobbies and US Trade Policy
2003
w10176 Torsten Persson
Gerard Roland
Guido Tabellini

How Do Electoral Rules Shape Party Structures, Government Coalitions, and Economic Policies?
w10180 Herschel I. Grossman
Choosing Between Peace and War
w10170 Torsten Persson
Consequences of Constitutions
w10102 Giovanni Maggi
Massimo Morelli

Self Enforcing Voting in International Organizations
w9792 Christopher Meissner
Committee Structure and the Success of Connected Lending in Nineteenth Century New England Banks
w9792 Christopher Meissner
Committee Structure and the Success of Connected Lending in Nineteenth Century New England Banks
w9793 Herschel I. Grossman
". . . and six hundred thousand men were dead."
w9794 Herschel I. Grossman
Distributional Disputes and Civil Conflict
w9691 Casey B. Mulligan
Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Social Security, Retirement, and the Single-Mindedness of the Electorate
w9635 Herschel I. Grossman
"Fifty-four Forty or Fight!"
w9601 Stephen Coate
Power-hungry Candidates, Policy Favors, and Pareto Improving Campaign Finance Policy
w9502 Alberto Alesina
George-Marios Angeletos

Fairness and Redistribution: U.S. versus Europe
w9478 Raghuram Rajan
Luigi Zingales

The Emergence of Strong Property Rights: Speculation from history
2002
w9334 Eckhard Janeba
Guttorm Schjelderup

Why Europe Should Love Tax Competition - and the U.S. Even More So
w9189 Alessandra Casella
Storable Votes
w8981 John M. de Figueiredo
Rui J.P. de Figueiredo

The Allocation of Resources by Interest Groups: Lobbying, Litigation and Administrative Regulation
w8973 B. Douglas Bernheim
Antonio Rangel
Luis Rayo

Democratic Policy Making with Real-Time Agenda Setting: Part 1
w8942 Edward L. Glaeser
Andrei Shleifer

The Curley Effect
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Andrei Shleifer

The Curley Effect
w8903 Price V. Fishback
Shawn Kantor
John Joseph Wallis

Can the New Deal's Three R's Be Rehabilitated? A Program-by-Program, County-by-County Analysis
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Constitution or Conflict?
w8720 Stephen Coate
Michael Conlin

Voter Turnout: Theory and Evidence from Texas Liquor Referenda
2001
w8693 Stephen Coate
Political Competition with Campaign Contributions and Informative Advertising
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Charles G. Hunter

The Empirical Frequency of a Pivotal Vote
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Edward J. Kane

Event-Study Evidence of the Value of Relaxing Longstanding Regulatory Restraints on Banks, 1970-2000
w8478 Alberto Abadie
Javier Gardeazabal

The Economic Costs of Conflict: A Case-Control Study for the Basque Country
w8435 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Peter Schmidt

"Hall of Fame" Voting: The Econometric Society
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The Electoral Advantage to Incumbency and Voters' Valuation of Politicians' Experience: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of Elections to the U.S...
w8441 David S. Lee
The Electoral Advantage to Incumbency and Voters' Valuation of Politicians' Experience: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of Elections to the U.S...
w8394 John P. Conley
Antonio Rangel

Intergenerational Fiscal Constitutions: How to Protect Future Generations Using Land Taxes and Federalism
w8214 Torsten Persson
Do Political Institutions Shape Economic Policy?
w8252 Felix Oberholzer-Gee
Joel Waldfogel

Electoral Acceleration: The Effect of Minority Population on Minority Voter Turnout
w8254 Eckhard Janeba
Global Corporations and Local Politics: A Theory of Voter Backlash
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A Graphical Analysis of Some Basic Results in Social Choice
w8154 Torsten Persson
Guido Tabellini
Francesco Trebbi

Electoral Rules and Corruption
w8109 Herschel I. Grossman
Juan Mendoza

Annexation or Conquest? The Economics of Empire Building
2000
w7946 Paul W. Rhode
Koleman S. Strumpf

A Historical Test of the Tiebout Hypothesis: Local Heterogeneity from 1850 to 1990
w7897 Herschel I. Grossman
The Creation of Effective Property Rights
w7802 Dennis Epple
Richard Romano

Collective Choice and Voluntary Provision of Public Goods
w7805 Glenn Ellison
Evolving Standards for Academic Publishing: A q-r Theory
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Induced Retirement, Social Security, and the Pyramid Mirage
w7582 Randall S. Kroszner
Philip E. Strahan

Obstacles to Optimal Policy: The Interplay of Politics and Economics in Shaping Bank Supervision and Regulation Reforms
w7582 Randall S. Kroszner
Philip E. Strahan

Obstacles to Optimal Policy: The Interplay of Politics and Economics in Shaping Bank Supervision and Regulation Reforms
w7475 Randall S. Kroszner
Thomas Stratmann

Does Political Ambiguity Pay? Corporate Campaign Contributions and the Rewards to Legislator Reputation
w7475 Randall S. Kroszner
Thomas Stratmann

Does Political Ambiguity Pay? Corporate Campaign Contributions and the Rewards to Legislator Reputation
1999
w7447 Simon Johnson
Andrei Shleifer

Coase v. the Coasians
w7447 Simon Johnson
Andrei Shleifer

Coase v. the Coasians
w7342 David C. King
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Congressional Vote Options
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David Laibson
Jose A. Scheinkman
Christine L. Soutter

What is Social Capital? The Determinants of Trust and Trustworthiness
w7244 Roger H. Gordon
John D. Wilson

Tax Structure and Government Behavior: Implications for Tax Policy
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Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Gerontocracy, Retirement, and Social Security
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Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Social Security in Theory and Practice (I): Facts and Political Theories
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Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Social Security in Theory and Practice (II): Efficiency Theories, Narrative Theories, and Implications for Reform
w7097 Torsten Persson
Guido Tabellini

Political Economics and Public Finance
1998
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Guido Tabellini

The Size and Scope of Government: Comparative Politics with Rational Politicians
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Efe A. Ok

Social Mobility and the Demand for Redistribution: The POUM Hypothesis
w6711 Giovanni Maggi
Andres Rodriguez-Clare

Import Peneteration and the Politics of Trade Protection
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Philip E. Strahan

What Drives Deregulation? Economics and Politics of the Relaxation of Bank Branching Restrictions
w6589 Elhanan Helpman
Torsten Persson

Lobbying and Legislative Bargaining
w6403 Herschel I. Grossman
Minseong Kim

Human Capital and Predation: A Positive Theory of Educational Policy
w6376 Robert E. Baldwin
Christopher S. Magee

Is Trade Policy for Sale? Congressional Voting on Recent Trade Bills
1997
w6301 Herschel I. Grossman
Minseong Kim

Predation, Efficiency, and Inequality
w6261 Daniel P. Kessler
Anne Morrison Piehl

The Role of Discretion in the Criminal Justice System
w6289 Herschel I. Grossman
"Make Us a King": Anarchy, Predation, and the State
w6223 James E. Anderson
Douglas Marcouiller

Trade and Security,I: Anarchy
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Randall S. Kroszner

Interests, Institutions, and Ideology in the Republican Conversion to Trade Liberalization, 1934-1945
w6112 Douglas A. Irwin
Randall S. Kroszner

Interests, Institutions, and Ideology in the Republican Conversion to Trade Liberalization, 1934-1945
w6117 David Romer
Misconceptions and Political Outcomes
1996
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Effective Protection Redux
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Do Balanced Budget Rules Work? U.S. Experience and Possible Lessons for the EMU
w5785 James J. Heckman
James M. Snyder
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Linear Probability Models of the Demand for Attributes with an Empirical Application to Estimating the Preferences of Legislators
w5510 Douglas A. Irwin
Randall S. Kroszner

Log-Rolling and Economic Interests in the Passage of the Smoot-Hawley Tariff
w5447 Gene M. Grossman
Elhanan Helpman

Intergenerational Redistribution with Short-Lived Governments
1995
w5196 James E. Rauch
Choosing a Dictator: Bureaucracy and Welfare in Less Developed Polities
1994
w4973 James E. Rauch
Bureaucracy, Infrastructure, and Economic Growth: Evidence from U.S. Cities During the Progressive Era
w4877 Gene Grossman
Elhanan Helpman

Electoral Competition and Special Interest Politics
w4773 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Policy Transferability and Hysteresis: Daily and Weekly Hours in the BRD and the US
w4721 Steven D. Levitt
James M. Poterba

Congressional Distributive Politics and State Economic Performance
1993
w4575 Timothy Besley
Anne Case

Does Electoral Accountability Affect Economic Policy Choices? Evidence from Gubernatorial Term Limits
w4606 S. Lael Brainard
Thierry Verdier

The Political Economy of Declining Industries: Senescent Industry Collapse Revisited
w4280 Gene M. Grossman
Elhanan Helpman

Trade Wars and Trade Talks
1991
w3851 Giuseppe Bertola
Factor Shares and Savings in Endogenous Growth

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