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1.

What is Program Evaluation? A Beginners Guide (Presentation Slides)

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
The Global Social Change Research Project
Downloads 17,667
2.

p-Hacking in A/B Testing

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2022
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, OpenDoor, Independent and University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department
Downloads 6,563
3.

Technology and Child Development: Evidence from the One Laptop Per Child Program

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-304
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Downloads 6,446
4.

Generating Skilled Self-Employment in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness

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Downloads 5,992
5.

Split or Steal? Cooperative Behavior When the Stakes Are Large

Management Science, Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 2-20, January 2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Essex - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 5,516
6.

Are Good-Looking People More Employable?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
McMaster University and Ariel University - Department of Economics
Downloads 5,443
7.

Ghost Ads: Improving the Economics of Measuring Online Ad Effectiveness

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-21
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business, Amazon and Google Inc.
Downloads 4,725
8.

The (True) Legacy of Two Really Existing Economic Systems

Munich Discussion Paper No. 2014-26
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Bremen - Faculty of Business Studies and Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 4,032
9.

The Unfavorable Economics of Measuring the Returns to Advertising

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Amazon and Microsoft Research
Downloads 3,842
10.

Volume and Price Patterns Around a Stock's 52-Week Highs and Lows: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Jan 2003 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, University Park - Department of Accounting, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

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Downloads 3,629
11.

Incrementality Bidding & Attribution

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Amazon and Netflix
Downloads 3,479
12.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Yale University
Downloads 3,321
13.

How Effective Is (More) Money? Randomizing Unconditional Cash Transfer Amounts in the US

Number of pages: 165 Posted: 18 Jul 2022
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Harvard University - Institute for Quantitative Social Sciences, Harvard University - Organizational Behavior Unit, University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics and University of Exeter
Downloads 3,306
14.

Preparedness of Online Classes in Developing Countries amid COVID-19 Outbreak: A Perspective from Bangladesh

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka and University of Dhaka - Faculty of Business Studies
Downloads 3,244
15.

Are Emily and Greg More Employable than Lakisha and Jamal? A Field Experiment on Labor Market Discrimination

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-22
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago

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16.

Health Services As Credence Goods: A Field Experiment

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ESCP Business School and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 2,841
17.

Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 02 May 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and International Rescue Committee

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18.

Conflict and Cooperation within an Organization: A Case Study of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Number of pages: 176 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2012
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Leiden University - Leiden University College
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19.

Individual Risk Attitudes: New Evidence from a Large, Representative, Experimentally-Validated Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1730
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), University of Bonn - Economic Science Area, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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20.

Artificial Intelligence: Robots, Avatars and the Demise of the Human Mediator

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell | Hamline School of Law
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21.

Consumer Demand for the Fair Trade Label: Evidence from a Multi-Store Field Experiment

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming, Formerly: MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-9B
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and London School of Economics
Downloads 2,267
22.

A Survey of Economic Theories and Field Evidence on Pro-Social Behavior

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 06-6
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 2,260
24.

Individual-Level Loss Aversion in Riskless and Risky Choices

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2961
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2022
Working Paper Series
University of Nottingham, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Marketing and University of St. Gallen - MCM Institute
Downloads 2,005
25.

Who's a Pretty Boy then? Or Beauty Contests, Rationality and Greater Fools

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein - Global Equity Strategy
Downloads 1,984
26.

Internet Filtering in China

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Harvard University - HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit
Downloads 1,930
27.

Customer Choice Models versus Machine Learning: Finding Optimal Product Displays on Alibaba

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 02 May 2019
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Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Alibaba Group and Alibaba Group
Downloads 1,916
28.

Personalized Pricing and Consumer Welfare

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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29.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Harry M. Walborsky Professor, Florida State University College of Law; Associate Dean, Business Program, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, Northeastern University - School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,808
30.

Place Based Interventions at Scale: The Direct and Spillover Effects of Policing and City Services on Crime

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 12 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2019
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University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Columbia University, CAF Development Bank of Latin America and Universidad EAFIT

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31.

Discrimination in the Credential Society: An Audit Study of Race and College Selectivity in the Labor Market

Social Forces, 93(4):1451-79.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology
Downloads 1,730
32.

Looking Across and Looking Beyond the Knowledge Frontier: Intellectual Distance and Resource Allocation in Science

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016
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Northeastern University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Business School - Technology and Operations Management Group and Northeastern University - D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Downloads 1,693
33.

Using Randomization in Development Economics Research: A Toolkit

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-36
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 15 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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34.

A Cold Shower for the Hot Hand Fallacy: Robust Evidence that Belief in the Hot Hand is Justified

IGIER Working Paper No. 518
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Universidad de Alicante - Fundamentos del Análisis Económico (FAE)
Downloads 1,662
35.

Location, Location, Location: Repetition and Proximity Increase Advertising Effectiveness

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2016
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Questrom School of Business, Amazon and Pandora Media, Inc.
Downloads 1,604
36.

The Returns to Microenterprise Support Among the Ultra-Poor: A Field Experiment in Post-War Uganda

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
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University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Duke Global Health Institute, University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics, University of Brasília and International Rescue Committee

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Downloads 1,571
37.

The Economic Effects of Facebook

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2019
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Universidad de las Americas - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,570
38.

Teaching Entrepreneurship: Impact of Business Training on Microfinance Clients and Institutions

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 941, Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Grupo de Analisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE)
Downloads 1,553
39.

What's Advertising Content Worth? Evidence from a Consumer Credit Marketing Field Experiment

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 968, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jan 2009
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, University of Chicago, Princeton University and Dartmouth College
Downloads 1,549
40.

Inferno: A Guide to Field Experiments in Online Display Advertising

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 May 2020 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2022
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business
Downloads 1,548
41.

Is It a Fallacy to Believe in the Hot Hand in the NBA Three-Point Contest?

IGIER Working Paper No. 548
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 May 2015 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Universidad de Alicante - Fundamentos del Análisis Económico (FAE)
Downloads 1,483
42.

Barriers to Household Risk Management: Evidence from India

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 5(1), 104-35, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 09-116, FRB of New York Staff Report No. 373
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

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The Online Display Ad Effectiveness Funnel & Carryover: Lessons from 432 Field Experiments

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business, Amazon and Google Inc.
Downloads 1,450
44.

Types of Economic Behavior: The Instrument for Management of Individuals, Institutions, Countries and Humankind

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Vinnitsia National Technical University (VNTU)Independent Research Group “Analytics in Economics and Security” and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
Downloads 1,438
45.

The Long Term Impacts of Grants on Poverty: 9-Year Evidence from Uganda's Youth Opportunities Program

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness

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Downloads 1,399
46.

Online Social Interactions: A Natural Experiment on Word of Mouth Versus Observational Learning

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
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Tsinghua University, School of Economics & Management, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration
Downloads 1,356
47.

How Does Popularity Information Affect Choices? A Field Experiment

Management Science, Vol. 57, No. 5, pp. 828-842, May 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 26 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,348
48.

Dynamics of Retail Advertising: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Economic Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Northwestern University - Department of Marketing

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Downloads 1,325
49.

Cost Per Incremental Action: Efficient Pricing of Advertising

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-29
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business and Amazon
Downloads 1,317
50.

What do Private Firms Look Like?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
UCLA, University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Finance and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance

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