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2 Jan 1997 through 29 Aug 2016

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1 3,634 How the Disciple Became the Guru
Vivek Wadhwa, Una Kim de Vitton and G. Gereffi
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Harvard University and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Date posted to database: 23 Jul 2008
Last Revised: 19 Aug 2008
2 3,499 Broken Windows: New Evidence from New York City and a Five-City Social Experiment
Bernard E. Harcourt and Jens Ludwig
Columbia University and Georgetown University - Public Policy Institute (GPPI)
Date posted to database: 14 Jun 2005
Last Revised: 5 Apr 2007
3 3,143 Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions
Alan Gerber, Dean S. Karlan and Daniel Bergan
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University and Yale University
Date posted to database: 24 May 2006
Last Revised: 25 May 2006
4 2,635 Creating Social Contagion Through Viral Product Design: A Randomized Trial of Peer Influence in Networks
Sinan Aral and Dylan Walker
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston University
Date posted to database: 30 May 2010
Last Revised: 30 Aug 2012
5 2,540 Housing in the New Millennium: A Home Without Equity is Just a Rental with Debt
Joshua Rosner
Graham Fisher & Co.
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2008
Last Revised: 19 May 2015
6 2,412 Are Emily and Greg More Employable than Lakisha and Jamal? A Field Experiment on Labor Market Discrimination
Marianne Bertrand and Sendhil Mullainathan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 15 Jul 2003
Last Revised: 6 Nov 2008
7 2,029 Attracting Early Stage Investors: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
Shai Bernstein, Arthur G. Korteweg and Kevin Laws
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and AngelList
Date posted to database: 2 May 2014
Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
8 1,574 Does Regression Produce Representative Estimates of Causal Effects?
Peter M. Aronow and Cyrus Samii
Yale University - Department of Political Science and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
Date posted to database: 8 Jul 2013
Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015
9 1,454 The Economics of Allowing More Domestic Oil Drilling
Robert W. Hahn and Peter Passell
University of Oxford, Smith School and Milken Institute
Date posted to database: 11 Sep 2008
Last Revised: 17 Nov 2014
10 1,361 Do Rural Banks Matter? Evidence from the Indian Social Banking Experiment
Robin Burgess and Rohini Pande
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date posted to database: 30 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014

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30 Jun 2016 through 29 Aug 2016

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1 360 The True Economic Effects of Corporate Inversions
Doron Narotzki
University of Akron - The George W. Daverio School of Accountancy
Date posted to database: 14 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 15 Jul 2016
2 41 Police and Crime: Evidence from Cops 2.0
Steven Mello
Princeton University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 22 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 22 Jul 2016
3 20 Simplifying Teaching: A Field Experiment with Online 'Off-the-Shelf' Lessons
C. Kirabo Jackson and Alexey Makarin
Northwestern University and Northwestern University
Date posted to database: 11 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 20 Jul 2016
4 18 An Experiment on Information Use in College Student Loan Decisions
Rajeev Darolia
University of Missouri at Columbia
Date posted to database: 7 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 7 Jul 2016
5 18 External and Internal Validity of a Geographic Quasi-Experiment Embedded in a Cluster-Randomized Experiment
Sebastian Galiani, Patrick J. McEwan and Brian Quistorff
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Wellesley College, Department of Economics and Microsoft Research
Date posted to database: 22 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 28 Jul 2016
6 17 On Minimizing the Risk of Bias in Randomized Controlled Trials in Economics
Alex Eble, Peter Boone and Diana Elbourne
Brown University - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Date posted to database: 19 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 20 Jul 2016

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