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2015
w21206 Alison Evans Cuellar
Dhaval M. Dave

Causal Effects of Mental Health Treatment on Education Outcomes for Youth in the Justice System

w21195 Eric Hilt
Corporation Law and the Shift toward Open Access in the Antebellum United States

w21188 Abhay Aneja
Marian Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller

Political Bonds: Political Hazards and the Choice of Municipal Financial Instruments

w21186 Marian Moszoro
Pablo T. Spiller
Sebastian Stolorz

Rigidity of Public Contracts

w21170 Christopher S. Carpenter
D. Sebastian Tello-Trillo

Do ‘Cheeseburger Bills’ Work? Effects of Tort Reform for Fast Food

w21145 Shamena Anwar
Patrick Bayer
Randi Hjalmarsson

Politics in the Courtroom: Political Ideology and Jury Decision Making

w21131 Alex Edmans
Xavier Gabaix

Executive Compensation: A Modern Primer

w21088 Fan Fei
James R. Hines Jr.
Jill R. Horwitz

Are PILOTs Property Taxes for Nonprofits?

w21067 James Rauch
Dynastic Entrepreneurship, Entry, and Non-Compete Enforcement

w21066 David Yermack
Donor Governance and Financial Management in Prominent U.S. Art Museums

w21055 Seth Gershenson
Erdal Tekin

The Effect of Community Traumatic Events on Student Achievement: Evidence from the Beltway Sniper Attacks

w21032 Will Dobbie
Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham
Crystal Yang

Consumer Bankruptcy and Financial Health

w21012 Michael Kremer
Christopher Snyder

Preventives Versus Treatments

w21005 Maija Halonen-Akatwijuka
Oliver Hart

Short-term, Long-term, and Continuing Contracts

w20967 Luigi Guiso
Paola Sapienza
Luigi Zingales

Corporate Culture, Societal Culture, and Institutions

w20961 Maury Gittleman
Mark A. Klee
Morris M. Kleiner

Analyzing the Labor Market Outcomes of Occupational Licensing

w20956 Sule Alan
Mehmet Cemalcılar
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Unshrouding Effects on Demand for a Costly Add-on: Evidence from Bank Overdrafts in Turkey

w20945 B. Zorina Khan
‘To Have and Have Not’: Are Rich Litigious Plaintiffs Favored in Court?

w20930 Donghua Chen
Dequan Jiang
Alexander Ljungqvist
Haitian Lu
Mingming Zhou

State Capitalism vs. Private Enterprise

w20928 Raj Chetty
Behavioral Economics and Public Policy: A Pragmatic Perspective

w20866 Julio J. Elias
Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis

Sacred Values? The Effect of Information on Attitudes toward Payments for Human Organs


2014
w20801 Mark Hoekstra
Sandra Orozco-Aleman

Illegal Immigration, State Law, and Deterrence

w20761 Astrid Kunze
Amalia R. Miller

Women Helping Women? Evidence from Private Sector Data on Workplace Hierarchies

w20747 Steven Shavell
A Simple Model of Optimal Deterrence and Incapacitation

w20729 Pierre Chaigneau
Alex Edmans
Daniel Gottlieb

The Generalized Informativeness Principle

w20679 Frank A. Sloan
Patricia A. Robinson
Lindsey M. Eldred

Does Private Information Influence Automobile Insurance Purchase Decisions?

w20664 Elliott Ash
W. Bentley MacLeod

Intrinsic Motivation in Public Service: Theory and Evidence from State Supreme Courts

w20661 Stefano DellaVigna
Johannes Hermle

Does Conflict of Interest Lead to Biased Coverage? Evidence from Movie Reviews

w20636 Douglas A. Irwin
Adam Smith's "Tolerable Administration of Justice" and the Wealth of Nations

w20629 Prasad Krishnamurthy
Aaron Edlin

Affirmative Action and Stereotypes in Higher Education Admissions

w20565 Laurence C. Baker
Kate Bundorf
Daniel Kessler

Expanding Patients' Property Rights In Their Medical Records

w20557 Naci Mocan
Luiza Pogorelova

Compulsory Schooling Laws and Formation of Beliefs: Education, Religion and Superstition

w20544 Carola Frydman
Eric Hilt

Investment Banks as Corporate Monitors in the Early 20th Century United States

w20542 Pierre Chaigneau
Alex Edmans
Daniel Gottlieb

The Value of Informativeness for Contracting

w20537 Hefei Wen
Jason M. Hockenberry
Janet R. Cummings

The Effect of Substance Use Disorder Treatment Use on Crime: Evidence from Public Insurance Expansions and Health Insurance Parity Mandates

w20520 Will Dobbie
Jae Song

Debt Relief and Debtor Outcomes: Measuring the Effects of Consumer Bankruptcy Protection

w20496 Jonathan Zinman
Household Debt: Facts, Puzzles, Theories, and Policies

w20488 Steven Berry
Alon Eizenberg
Joel Waldfogel

Fixed Costs and the Product Market Treatment of Preference Minorities

w20467 Richard Hornbeck
Daniel Keniston

Creative Destruction: Barriers to Urban Growth and the Great Boston Fire of 1872

w20456 Pierre Chaigneau
Alex Edmans
Daniel Gottlieb

The Informativeness Principle Under Limited Liability

w20420 Alex Edmans
Doron Levit
Devin Reilly

Governance and Comovement Under Common Ownership

w20387 Lori Beaman
Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert
Christopher Udry

Self-Selection into Credit Markets: Evidence from Agriculture in Mali

w20322 Lauren Cohen
Umit Gurun
Scott Duke Kominers

Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms

w20364 Joshua S. Gans
Remix Rights and Negotiations Over the Use of Copy-Protected Works

w20356 Eric Hilt
History of American Corporate Governance: Law, Institutions, and Politics

w20337 Michael D. Frakes
Melissa F. Wasserman

Is the Time Allocated to Review Patent Applications Inducing Examiners to Grant Invalid Patents?: Evidence from Micro-Level Application Data

w20332 D. Mark Anderson
Benjamin Hansen
Daniel I. Rees

Medical Marijuana Laws and Teen Marijuana Use

w20318 Brigitte C. Madrian
Applying Insights from Behavioral Economics to Policy Design

w20300 Alex Edmans
Lucius Li
Chendi Zhang

Employee Satisfaction, Labor Market Flexibility, and Stock Returns Around The World

w20292 Keith M. Drake
Martha A. Starr
Thomas McGuire

Do "Reverse Payment" Settlements of Brand-Generic Patent Disputes in the Pharmaceutical Industry Constitute an Anticompetitive Pay for Delay?

w20281 Scott Cunningham
Manisha Shah

Decriminalizing Indoor Prostitution: Implications for Sexual Violence and Public Health

w20254 Efraim Benmelech
Nittai Bergman
Anna Milanez
Vladimir Mukharlyamov

The Agglomeration of Bankruptcy

w20243 Benjamin Hansen
Punishment and Deterrence: Evidence from Drunk Driving

w20226 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Heidi Williams

Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments

w20192 Steven Shavell
A General Rationale for a Governmental Role in the Relief of Large Risks

w20135 Julian C. Jamison
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Financial Education and Access to Savings Accounts: Complements or Substitutes? Evidence from Ugandan Youth Clubs

w20127 Keith M. Marzilli Ericson
When Consumers Do Not Make an Active Decision: Dynamic Default Rules and their Equilibrium Effects

w20108 Allison Shertzer
Tate Twinam
Randall P. Walsh

Race, Ethnicity, and Discriminatory Zoning

w20059 Naci H. Mocan
Christian Raschke

Economic Well-being and Anti-Semitic, Xenophobic, and Racist Attitudes in Germany

w20028 Benjamin E. Hermalin
Michael S. Weisbach

Understanding Corporate Governance Through Learning Models of Managerial Competence

w20005 Eric Helland
Darius N. Lakdawalla
Anup Malani
Seth A. Seabury

Unintended Consequences of Products Liability: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Market

w19996 Richard Wright
Erdal Tekin
Volkan Topalli
Chandler McClellan
Timothy Dickinson
Richard Rosenfeld

Less Cash, Less Crime: Evidence from the Electronic Benefit Transfer Program

w19991 David Yermack
Yuanzhi Li

Evasive Shareholder Meetings

w19952 Wenli Li
Ishani Tewari
Michelle J. White

Using Bankruptcy to Reduce Foreclosures: Does Strip-down of Mortgages Affect the Supply of Mortgage Credit?

w19873 J.J. Prescott
Kathryn E. Spier
Albert Yoon

Trial and Settlement: A Study of High-Low Agreements

w19939 Orley C. Ashenfelter
Daniel Hosken
Matthew C. Weinberg

Did Robert Bork Understate the Competitive Impact of Mergers? Evidence from Consummated Mergers

w19906 Morris M. Kleiner
Allison Marier
Kyoung Won Park
Coady Wing

Relaxing Occupational Licensing Requirements: Analyzing Wages and Prices for a Medical Service

w19879 Steven Shavell
Risk Aversion and the Desirability of Attenuated Legal Change

w19863 Dean Karlan
Leigh L. Linden

Loose Knots: Strong versus Weak Commitments to Save for Education in Uganda

w19862 Philip J. Cook
Kenneth Dodge
George Farkas
Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Jonathan Guryan
Jens Ludwig
Susan Mayer
Harold Pollack
Laurence Steinberg

The (Surprising) Efficacy of Academic and Behavioral Intervention with Disadvantaged Youth: Results from a Randomized Experiment in Chicago

w19857 Jason M. Lindo
Peter Siminski
Oleg Yerokhin

Breaking the Link Between Legal Access to Alcohol and Motor Vehicle Accidents: Evidence from New South Wales

w19841 Michael Frakes
Anupam B. Jena

Does Medical Malpractice Law Improve Health Care Quality?

w19827 Manuela Angelucci
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Microcredit Impacts: Evidence from a Randomized Microcredit Program Placement Experiment by Compartamos Banco

w19801 Jill R. Horwitz
Daniel Polsky

Cross Border Effects of State Health Technology Regulation

w19799 Dalida Kadyrzhanova
Matthew Rhodes-Kropf

Governing Misvalued Firms


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