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2017
w23608 Michael Bailey
Ruiqing (Rachel) Cao
Theresa Kuchler
Johannes Stroebel
Arlene Wong

Measuring Social Connectedness
w23596 Alex Edmans
Xavier Gabaix
Dirk Jenter

Executive Compensation: A Survey of Theory and Evidence
w23573 Ozkan Eren
Naci Mocan

Juvenile Punishment, High School Graduation and Adult Crime: Evidence from Idiosyncratic Judge Harshness
w23534 Andrés F. Barrientos
Alexander Bolton
Tom Balmat
Jerome P. Reiter
John M. de Figueiredo
Ashwin Machanavajjhala
Yan Chen
Charles Kneifel
Mark DeLong

A Framework for Sharing Confidential Research Data, Applied to Investigating Differential Pay by Race in the U. S. Government
w23510 John J. Donohue
Abhay Aneja
Kyle D. Weber

Right-to-Carry Laws and Violent Crime: A Comprehensive Assessment Using Panel Data and a State-Level Synthetic Controls Analysis
w23443 Jonathan M.V. Davis
Sara B. Heller

Rethinking the Benefits of Youth Employment Programs: The Heterogeneous Effects of Summer Jobs
w23446 Michael D. Frakes
Matthew B. Frank
Seth A. Seabury

The Effect of Malpractice Law on Physician Supply: Evidence from Negligence-Standard Reforms
w23421 David Arnold
Will Dobbie
Crystal S. Yang

Racial Bias in Bail Decisions
w23426 Zhuang Hao
Benjamin Cowan

The Cross-Border Spillover Effects of Recreational Marijuana Legalization
w23436 A. Mitchell Polinsky
Paul N. Riskind

Deterrence and the Optimal Use of Prison, Parole, and Probation
w23352 James Andreoni
Satisfaction Guaranteed: When Moral Hazard meets Moral Preferences
w23364 Louis Kaplow
Optimal Multistage Adjudication
w23366 Scott Cunningham
Jason M. Lindo
Caitlin Myers
Andrea Schlosser

How Far Is Too Far? New Evidence on Abortion Clinic Closures, Access, and Abortions
w23337 Oeindrila Dube
S.P. Harish

Queens
w23303 A. Mitchell Polinsky
Steven Shavell

Subrogation and the Theory of Insurance When Suits Can Be Brought for Losses Suffered
w23268 Joan Farre-Mensa
Deepak Hegde
Alexander Ljungqvist

What is a Patent Worth? Evidence from the U.S. Patent "Lottery"
w23288 Greg Buchak
Gregor Matvos
Tomasz Piskorski
Amit Seru

Fintech, Regulatory Arbitrage, and the Rise of Shadow Banks
w23247 Mitchell Hoffman
Stephen V. Burks

Training Contracts, Employee Turnover, and the Returns from Firm-sponsored General Training
w23207 Nathan Nunn
Raul Sanchez de la Sierra

Why Being Wrong can be Right: Magical Warfare Technologies and the Persistence of False Beliefs
w23214 Julio J. Elias
Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis
Paola Salardi

Economic Development and the Regulation of Morally Contentious Activities
w23196 Jacob Moscona
Nathan Nunn
James A. Robinson

Keeping It in the Family: Lineage Organization and the Scope of Trust in Sub-Saharan Africa
w23171 Daniel I. Rees
Joseph J. Sabia
Laura M. Argys
Joshua Latshaw
Dhaval Dave

With a Little Help from My Friends: The Effects of Naloxone Access and Good Samaritan Laws on Opioid-Related Deaths
w23180 Jon Kleinberg
Himabindu Lakkaraju
Jure Leskovec
Jens Ludwig
Sendhil Mullainathan

Human Decisions and Machine Predictions
w23159 Daniel M. Hungerman
Kevin J. Rinz
Jay Frymark

Beyond the Classroom: The Implications of School Vouchers for Church Finances
w23121 Benjamin Hermalin
Michael Weisbach

Assessing Managerial Ability: Implications for Corporate Governance
w23098 Raymond Fisman
Yongxiang Wang

The Distortionary Effects of Incentives in Government: Evidence from China's "Death Ceiling" Program
w23111 Daniel J. Benjamin
Kristen Cooper
Ori Heffetz
Miles S. Kimball

Challenges in Constructing a Survey-Based Well-Being Index
w23069 Maya Rossin-Slater
Maternity and Family Leave Policy
w23079 Kristin F. Butcher
Kyung H. Park
Anne Morrison Piehl

Comparing Apples to Oranges: Differences in Women's and Men's Incarceration and Sentencing Outcomes
w23085 Benjamin B. Lockwood
Dmitry Taubinsky

Regressive Sin Taxes
w23088 Heidi L. Williams
How Do Patents Affect Research Investments?
w23042 B. Zorina Khan
Prestige and Profit: The Royal Society of Arts and Incentives for Innovation, 1750-1850
w23054 Hope Corman
Dhaval Dave
Ariel Kalil
Nancy E. Reichman

Effects of Maternal Work Incentives on Youth Crime
w23057 Victor Stango
Joanne Yoong
Jonathan Zinman

The Quest for Parsimony in Behavioral Economics: New Methods and Evidence on Three Fronts
w23026 A. Mitchell Polinsky
Prison Work Programs in a Model of Deterrence
w23031 Abby Alpert
David Powell
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

Supply-Side Drug Policy in the Presence of Substitutes: Evidence from the Introduction of Abuse-Deterrent Opioids
2016
w22966 Charles M. Cameron
John M. de Figueiredo
David E. Lewis

Public Sector Personnel Economics: Wages, Promotions, and the Competence-Control Trade-off
w22980 Howard Bodenhorn
Blind Tigers and Red-Tape Cocktails: Liquor Control and Homicide in Late-Nineteenth-Century South Carolina
w22987 Michael D. Frakes
Melissa F. Wasserman

Procrastination in the Workplace: Evidence from the U.S. Patent Office
w22932 Alexander Bolton
John M. de Figueiredo
David E. Lewis

Elections, Ideology, and Turnover in the U.S. Federal Government
w22884 Alex Rees-Jones
Dmitry Taubinsky

Heuristic Perceptions of the Income Tax: Evidence and Implications for Debiasing
w22818 Joanna Lahey
Ryan Beasley

Technical Aspects of Correspondence Studies
w22797 Patrick Bayer
Kerwin Kofi Charles

Divergent Paths: Structural Change, Economic Rank, and the Evolution of Black-White Earnings Differences, 1940-2014
w22810 Suyoun Han
Morris M. Kleiner

Analyzing the Influence of Occupational Licensing Duration on Labor Market Outcomes
w22777 Jean-Paul Carvalho
Christian Dippel

Elite Identity and Political Accountability: A Tale of Ten Islands
w22780 Sara Markowitz
E. Kathleen Adams
Mary Jane Lewitt
PhD
CNM
Anne Dunlop
MD

Competitive Effects of Scope of Practice Restrictions: Public Health or Public Harm?
w22712 Alberto Galasso
Hong Luo

Tort Reform and Innovation
w22701 Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto
Andrei Shleifer

Securing Property Rights
w22675 Luis Aguiar
Joel Waldfogel

Quality Predictability and the Welfare Benefits from New Products: Evidence from the Digitization of Recorded Music
w22633 Dean Karlan
Jake Kendall
Rebecca Mann
Rohini Pande
Tavneet Suri
Jonathan Zinman

Research and Impacts of Digital Financial Services
w22634 Assaf Hamdani
Eugene Kandel
Yevgeny Mugerman
Yishay Yafeh

Incentive Fees and Competition in Pension Funds: Evidence from a Regulatory Experiment
w22648 Manudeep Bhuller
Gordon B. Dahl
Katrine V. Løken
Magne Mogstad

Incarceration, Recidivism and Employment
w22616 Michael Luca
Designing Online Marketplaces: Trust and Reputation Mechanisms
w22632 Julio J. Elias
Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis

Efficiency-Morality Trade-Offs in Repugnant Transactions: A Choice Experiment
w22589 Glenn Ellison
Parag A. Pathak

The Efficiency of Race-Neutral Alternatives to Race-Based Affirmative Action: Evidence from Chicago's Exam Schools
w22597 Adair Morse
Wei Wang
Serena Wu

Executive Lawyers: Gatekeepers or Strategic Officers?
w22611 Ozkan Eren
Naci Mocan

Emotional Judges and Unlucky Juveniles
w22554 Anna Choi
Dhaval Dave
Joseph J. Sabia

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: Medical Marijuana Laws and Tobacco Use
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
w22518 Tal Gross
Matthew J. Notowidigdo
Jialan Wang

The Marginal Propensity to Consume Over the Business Cycle
w22526 Daniel B. Jones
Randall Walsh

How Do Voters Matter? Evidence from US Congressional Redistricting
w22551 Robert P. Bartlett
III
Justin McCrary

How Rigged Are Stock Markets?: Evidence From Microsecond Timestamps
w22511 Will Dobbie
Jacob Goldin
Crystal Yang

The Effects of Pre-Trial Detention on Conviction, Future Crime, and Employment: Evidence from Randomly Assigned Judges
w22487 Steven D. Levitt
Heads or Tails: The Impact of a Coin Toss on Major Life Decisions and Subsequent Happiness
w22499 Satadru Das
Naci Mocan

Analyzing the Impact of the World's Largest Public Works Project on Crime
w22463 Pascaline Dupas
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Robinson
Diego Ubfal

Banking the Unbanked? Evidence From Three Countries
w22399 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

An Empirical Analysis of Racial Differences in Police Use of Force
w22373 George Wehby
Dhaval Dave
Robert Kaestner

Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health
w22324 Adriano A. Rampini
Financing Durable Assets
w22314 Solomon Hsiang
Nitin Sekar

Does Legalization Reduce Black Market Activity? Evidence from a Global Ivory Experiment and Elephant Poaching Data
w22284 Alp Simsek
Muhamet Yildiz

Durability, Deadline, and Election Effects in Bargaining
w22244 Gaétan de Rassenfosse
Adam B. Jaffe
Elizabeth Webster

Low-quality Patents in the Eye of the Beholder: Evidence from Multiple Examiners
w22221 Mitchell Hoffman
Gianmarco León
María Lombardi

Compulsory Voting, Turnout, and Government Spending: Evidence from Austria
w22219 Claudia Möllers
Hans-Theo Normann
Christopher M. Snyder

Communication in Vertical Markets: Experimental Evidence
w22220 Mark J. McCabe
Christopher M. Snyder

Open Access as a Crude Solution to a Hold-up Problem in the Two-Sided Market for Academic Journals
w22194 Eric Helland
Seth A. Seabury

Are Settlements in Patent Litigation Collusive? Evidence from Paragraph IV Challenges
w22203 S. Nageeb Ali
Roland Bénabou

Image Versus Information: Changing Societal Norms and Optimal Privacy
w22185 Bryan Leonard
Gary D. Libecap

Collective Action by Contract: Prior Appropriation and the Development of Irrigation in the Western United States
w22144 Lee J. Alston
Marcus André Melo
Bernardo Mueller
Carlos Pereira

A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Critical Transitions
w22149 Joel Waldfogel
Faculty Preferences over Unionization: Evidence from Open Letters at Two Research Universities
w22071 Elliott Ash
W. Bentley MacLeod

The Performance of Elected Officials: Evidence from State Supreme Courts
w22077 Allison Shertzer
Randall P. Walsh

Racial Sorting and the Emergence of Segregation in American Cities
w22026 Daniel Chen
Tobias J. Moskowitz
Kelly Shue

Decision-Making under the Gambler's Fallacy: Evidence from Asylum Judges, Loan Officers, and Baseball Umpires
w22031 Eric Helland
Anupam B. Jena
Dan P. Ly
Seth A. Seabury

Self-insuring against Liability Risk: Evidence from Physician Home Values in States with Unlimited Homestead Exemptions
w22050 Mark Egan
Gregor Matvos
Amit Seru

The Market for Financial Adviser Misconduct
w22004 Patrick Bayer
Fernando Ferreira
Stephen L. Ross

What Drives Racial and Ethnic Differences in High Cost Mortgages? The Role of High Risk Lenders
w22003 Briggs Depew
Ozkan Eren
Naci Mocan

Judges, Juveniles and In-group Bias
w21988 Lee Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Economic Backwardness and Catching Up: Brazilian Agriculture, 1964-2014
w21960 Shamena Anwar
Patrick Bayer
Randi Hjalmarsson

A Jury of Her Peers: The Impact of the First Female Jurors on Criminal Convictions
w21959 Joan Farre-Mensa
Deepak Hegde
Alexander Ljungqvist

The Bright Side of Patents
w21952 Peter Koudijs
Laura Salisbury

Bankruptcy and Investment: Evidence from Changes in Marital Property Laws in the U.S. South, 1840-1850
w21964 Petra Moser
Patents and Innovation in Economic History
w21975 Kelly Shue
Richard Townsend

Growth through Rigidity: An Explanation for the Rise in CEO Pay
w21910 Nava Ashraf
Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto

Infrastructure, Incentives and Institutions
w21889 Eric Budish
Benjamin N. Roin
Heidi L. Williams

Patents and Research Investments: Assessing the Empirical Evidence
w21890 Kaiji Chen
Jue Ren
Tao Zha

What We Learn from China's Rising Shadow Banking: Exploring the Nexus of Monetary Tightening and Banks' Role in Entrusted Lending

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