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2018
w24889 John Cawley
Alex Susskind
Barton Willage

The Impact of Information Disclosure on Consumer Behavior: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment of Calorie Labels on Restaurant Menus
w24842 Julian Reif
A Model of Addiction and Social Interactions
w24852 Jason M. Lindo
Dave E. Marcotte
Jane E. Palmer
Isaac D. Swensen

Any Press is Good Press? The Unanticipated Effects of Title IX Investigations on University Outcomes
w24837 Bradley Larsen
Anthony Lee Zhang

A Mechanism Design Approach to Identification and Estimation
w24791 Peter Q. Blair
Bobby W. Chung

Job Market Signaling through Occupational Licensing
w24798 Roland Bénabou
Armin Falk
Jean Tirole

Narratives, Imperatives, and Moral Reasoning
w24805 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Chandler McClellan
Michael F. Pesko
Daniel Polsky

Reimbursement Rates for Primary Care Services: Evidence of Spillover Effects to Behavioral Health
w24828 B. Douglas Bernheim
Dmitry Taubinsky

Behavioral Public Economics
w24774 Sabrina T. Howell
Marina Niessner
David Yermack

Initial Coin Offerings: Financing Growth with Cryptocurrency Token Sales
w24786 Wallace P. Mullin
Christopher M. Snyder

Revealed Growth: A Method for Bounding the Elasticity of Demand with an Application to Assessing the Antitrust Remedy in the Du Pont Decision
w24651 Christopher Carpenter
Samuel T. Eppink
Gilbert Gonzales Jr.
Tara McKay

Effects of Access to Legal Same-Sex Marriage on Marriage and Health: Evidence from BRFSS
w24732 Cody Cook
Rebecca Diamond
Jonathan Hall
John A. List
Paul Oyer

The Gender Earnings Gap in the Gig Economy: Evidence from over a Million Rideshare Drivers
w24703 Steven Shavell
The Rationale for Motions in the Design of Adjudication
w24708 Alma Cohen
Nadav Levy
Roy Sasson

Termination Risk and Agency Problems: Evidence from the NBA
w24713 Luis Aguiar
Joel Waldfogel

Platforms, Promotion, and Product Discovery: Evidence from Spotify Playlists
w24720 Sharon Belenzon
Honggi Lee
Andrea Patacconi

Towards a Legal Theory of the Firm: The Effects of Enterprise Liability on Asset Partitioning, Decentralization and Corporate Group Growth
w24721 Ori Heffetz
Are Reference Points Merely Lagged Beliefs Over Probabilities?
w24724 Joshua R. Bruce
John M. de Figueiredo
Brian S. Silverman

Public Contracting for Private Innovation: Government Expertise, Decision Rights, and Performance Outcomes
w24726 Benjamin Feigenberg
Conrad Miller

Racial Divisions and Criminal Justice: Evidence from Southern State Courts
w24731 Marcella Alsan
Crystal Yang

Fear and the Safety Net: Evidence from Secure Communities
w24680 Sara Fisher Ellison
Christopher Snyder
Hongkai Zhang

Costs of Managerial Attention and Activity as a Source of Sticky Prices: Structural Estimates from an Online Market
w24700 Germán Gutiérrez
Thomas Philippon

How EU Markets Became More Competitive Than US Markets: A Study of Institutional Drift
w24638 Haris Tabakovic
Thomas G. Wollmann

From Revolving Doors to Regulatory Capture? Evidence from Patent Examiners
w24644 Christopher S. Carpenter
Casey Warman

Do 'All-Age' Bicycle Helmet Laws Work? Evidence from Canada
w24615 Alma Cohen
Crystal Yang

Judicial Politics and Sentencing Decisions
w24579 Amanda Agan
Matthew Freedman
Emily Owens

Is Your Lawyer a Lemon? Incentives and Selection in the Public Provision of Criminal Defense
w24535 Christian Leuz
Evidence-Based Policymaking: Promise, Challenges and Opportunities for Accounting and Financial Markets Research
w24538 Congshan Zhang
John M. de Figueiredo

Are Recessions Good for Government Hires? The Effect of Unemployment on Public Sector Human Capital
w24542 Lauren H. Cohen
Umit G. Gurun

Buying the Verdict
w24464 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman

Age Gradient in Female Crime: Welfare Reform as a Turning Point
w24435 Isil Erel
Léa H. Stern
Chenhao Tan
Michael S. Weisbach

Selecting Directors Using Machine Learning
w24410 Emilia Simeonova
Janet Currie
Peter Nilsson
Reed Walker

Congestion Pricing, Air Pollution and Children's Health
w24417 Benjamin Hansen
Keaton S. Miller
Caroline Weber

Early Evidence on Recreational Marijuana Legalization and Traffic Fatalities
w24381 Joseph J. Sabia
Taylor Mackay
Thanh Tam Nguyen
Dhaval M. Dave

Do Ban the Box Laws Increase Crime?
w24395 José A. Azar
Ioana Marinescu
Marshall I. Steinbaum
Bledi Taska

Concentration in US Labor Markets: Evidence From Online Vacancy Data
w24396 Naci H. Mocan
Samantha Bielen
Wim Marneffe

Quality of Judicial Institutions, Crimes, Misdemeanors, and Dishonesty
w24399 Lin William Cong
Zhiguo He

Blockchain Disruption and Smart Contracts
w24354 David C. Chan
Jr
Michael J. Dickstein

Industry Input in Policymaking: Evidence from Medicare
w24272 Dean Karlan
Sendhil Mullainathan
Benjamin N. Roth

Debt Traps? Market Vendors and Moneylender Debt in India and the Philippines
w24227 Manudeep Bhuller
Gordon B. Dahl
Katrine V. Løken
Magne Mogstad

Intergenerational Effects of Incarceration
w24238 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Reconciling Results on Racial Differences in Police Shootings
w24233 Hunt Allcott
Benjamin Lockwood
Dmitry Taubinsky

Ramsey Strikes Back: Optimal Commodity Taxes and Redistribution in the Presence of Salience Effects
w24198 Hans K. Hvide
Paul Oyer

Dinner Table Human Capital and Entrepreneurship
w24202 Bocar Ba
Jeffrey Grogger

The Introduction of Tasers and Police Use of Force: Evidence from the Chicago Police Department
w24186 Will Dobbie
Hans Grönqvist
Susan Niknami
Mårten Palme
Mikael Priks

The Intergenerational Effects of Parental Incarceration
2017
w24168 João Granja
Christian Leuz

The Death of a Regulator: Strict Supervision, Bank Lending and Business Activity
w24153 Ugo Troiano
Intergovernmental Cooperation and Tax Enforcement
w24096 Xavier Gabaix
Behavioral Inattention
w24107 Janna E. Johnson
Morris M. Kleiner

Is Occupational Licensing a Barrier to Interstate Migration?
w24064 Jongsub Lee
Junho Oh
David Yermack

Credit Default Swaps, Agency Problems, and Management Incentives
w24083 Christian Leuz
Steffen Meyer
Maximilian Muhn
Eugene Soltes
Andreas Hackethal

Who Falls Prey to the Wolf of Wall Street? Investor Participation in Market Manipulation
w24029 Tarek A. Hassan
Stephan Hollander
Laurence van Lent
Ahmed Tahoun

Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects
w24003 Alberto Abadie
Susan Athey
Guido W. Imbens
Jeffrey Wooldridge

When Should You Adjust Standard Errors for Clustering?
w24018 Brandon Gipper
Luzi Hail
Christian Leuz

On the Economics of Audit Partner Tenure and Rotation: Evidence from PCAOB Data
w23995 Kerry Anne McGeary
Dhaval M. Dave
Brandy J. Lipton
Timothy Roeper

Impact of Comprehensive Smoking Bans on the Health of Infants and Children
w23996 Stefano DellaVigna
Matthew Gentzkow

Uniform Pricing in US Retail Chains
w23951 John M. de Figueiredo
Edward H. Stiglitz

Signing Statements and Presidentializing Legislative History
w23954 Jonathan Chapman
Mark Dean
Pietro Ortoleva
Erik Snowberg
Colin Camerer

Willingness to Pay and Willingness to Accept are Probably Less Correlated Than You Think
w23914 David H. Autor
Christopher J. Palmer
Parag A. Pathak

Gentrification and the Amenity Value of Crime Reductions: Evidence from Rent Deregulation
w23873 Shawn Kantor
Carl Kitchens
Steven Pawlowski

Civil Asset Forfeiture, Crime, and Police Incentives: Evidence from the Comprehensive Crime Control Act of 1984
w23866 Roy Shapira
Luigi Zingales

Is Pollution Value-Maximizing? The DuPont Case
w23871 Laurence C. Baker
M. Kate Bundorf
Daniel P. Kessler

Does Multispecialty Practice Enhance Physician Market Power?
w23885 Jongkwan Lee
Giovanni Peri
Vasil Yasenov

The Employment Effects of Mexican Repatriations: Evidence from the 1930's
w23887 Louis Kaplow
Optimal Regulation with Exemptions
w23891 Joshua D. Angrist
Sydnee Caldwell
Jonathan V. Hall

Uber vs. Taxi: A Driver's Eye View
w23862 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Keshar M. Ghimire
Lauren Hersch Nicholas

The Effect of State Medical Marijuana Laws on Social Security Disability Insurance and Workers' Compensation Claiming
w23811 Ashley C. Craig
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Complementary Bias: A Model of Two-Sided Statistical Discrimination
w23772 Annette Alstadsæter
Niels Johannesen
Gabriel Zucman

Tax Evasion and Inequality
w23779 Angela K. Dills
Sietse Goffard
Jeffrey Miron

The Effects of Marijuana Liberalizations: Evidence from Monitoring the Future
w23758 Jeffrey Clemens
Benedic Ippolito

Uncompensated Care and the Collapse of Hospital Payment Regulation: An Illustration of the Tinbergen Rule
w23762 Benjamin Hansen
Keaton Miller
Caroline Weber

The Grass is Greener on the Other Side: How Extensive is the Interstate Trafficking of Recreational Marijuana?
w23696 Jonathan B. Berk
Jules H. van Binsbergen

Regulation of Charlatans in High-Skill Professions
w23697 Rafael Di Tella
Lucia Freira
Ramiro H. Gálvez
Ernesto Schargrodsky
Diego Shalom
Mariano Sigman

Crime and Violence: Desensitization in Victims to Watching Criminal Events
w23625 Victor Stango
Joanne Yoong
Jonathan Zinman

Quicksand or Bedrock for Behavioral Economics? Assessing Foundational Empirical Questions
w23631 Marcelo L. Bérgolo
Rodrigo Ceni
Guillermo Cruces
Matias Giaccobasso
Ricardo Perez-Truglia

Tax Audits as Scarecrows: Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment
w23634 Stefanie Fischer
Heather Royer
Corey White

The Impacts of Reduced Access to Abortion and Family Planning Services on Abortion, Births, and Contraceptive Purchases
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, the LASSO, 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

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