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1.

What Happens Before? A Field Experiment Exploring How Pay and Representation Differentially Shape Bias on the Pathway into Organizations

Milkman, K.L., M. Akinola, and D. Chugh. “What Happens Before? A Field Experiment Exploring How Pay and Representation Differentially Shape Bias on the Pathway into Organizations.” Journal of Applied Psychology, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 22 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Columbia University - Columbia Business School and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 14,833
2.

China's Ideological Spectrum

Forthcoming, The Journal of Politics
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 10,930
3.

P-Curve: A Key to the File Drawer

Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 7,463
4.

How Different are Young Adults from Older Adults When it Comes to Information Privacy Attitudes and Policies?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Pennsylvania - Annenberg School for Communication
Downloads 5,560
5.

Ideology, Motivated Reasoning, and Cognitive Reflection: An Experimental Study

Judgment and Decision Making, 8, 407-24 (2013), Cultural Cognition Lab Working Paper No. 107, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 272
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 5,269
6.

The Weirdest People in the World?

RatSWD Working Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 11 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia, University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of British Columbia (UBC)
Downloads 4,008
7.

Conducting Behavioral Research on Amazon's Mechanical Turk

Behavior Research Methods, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Facebook and Yahoo! Research Labs
Downloads 3,324
8.

Comparative Politics and the Synthetic Control Method

American Journal of Political Science. 2014, Forthcoming, Formerly MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-25
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University and Stanford University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 3,224
9.

Media Disruption Exacerbates Revolutionary Unrest: Evidence from Mubarak’s Quasi-Experiment

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
School of Political Science, Higher School of Economics
Downloads 2,982
10.

The Minimal Persuasive Effects of Campaign Contact in General Elections: Evidence from 49 Field Experiments

Forthcoming, American Political Science Review, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 17-65
Number of pages: 166 Posted: 27 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley, Students and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 2,668
11.

Reducing Crime and Violence: Experimental Evidence from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Liberia

Number of pages: 119 Posted: 18 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, World Bank eMBeD (Mind, Behavior, and Development) and Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,169
12.

Winning Hearts and Minds through Development: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-14
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 2,051
13.

Instructional Manipulation Checks: Detecting Satisficing to Increase Statistical Power

Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Vol. 45, pp. 867-872, 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, New York University (NYU) - Department of Marketing and Stanford University
Downloads 2,036
14.

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

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,035
15.

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 & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,981
16.

The Politically Motivated Reasoning Paradigm

Emerging Trends in Social & Behavioral Sciences, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,942
17.

How Much Should We Trust Estimates from Multiplicative Interaction Models? Simple Tools to Improve Empirical Practice

Number of pages: 146 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Stanford University, Department of Political Science, Students and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 1,908
18.

The Impacts of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Work on Income and Health: Experimental Evidence from Ethiopia

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 27 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and University of Oxford - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,902
19.

Doubling Down: Inequality in Responsiveness and the Policy Preferences of Elected Officials

USC CLASS Research Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Southern California
Downloads 1,682
20.

Threats to Racial Status Promote Tea Party Support Among White Americans

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, University of Toronto and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 1,608
21.

Cultural Conflict and Merger Failure: An Experimental Approach

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C01-10
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,540
22.

The Role of Accruals in Predicting Future Cash Flows and Stock Returns

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Accounting, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Accounting, Finance and Economics and New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,535
23.

The Socially Conscious Consumer? Field Experimental Tests of Consumer Support for Fair Labor Standards

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2012-15
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 May 2012 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Harvard University
Downloads 1,504
24.

The Design of Field Experiments With Survey Outcomes: A Framework for Selecting More Efficient, Robust, and Ethical Designs

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, Students and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,447
25.

The Effect of Aid on Growth: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Michigan State University

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,432
26.

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
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Duke Global Health Institute, World Bank eMBeD (Mind, Behavior, and Development), University of Brasília and International Rescue Committee

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,264
27.

Health Services as Credence Goods: A Field Experiment

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 1,165
28.

Using Facebook as a Subject Recruitment Tool for Survey-Experimental Research

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Political Science and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration (EBAPE)
Downloads 1,142
29.

Causal Empiricism in Quantitative Research

Journal of Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
Downloads 1,016
30.

Do CEO Activists Make a Difference? Evidence from a Quasi-Field Experiment

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 16-100, Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-11
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,015
31.

Design Principles of Robust Property-Rights Institutions: What Have We Learned?

PROPERTY RIGHTS AND LAND POLICIES, K. Gregory Ingram, Yu-Hung Hong, eds., Cambridge, MA: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
Downloads 964
32.

Which Devil in Development? A Randomized Study of Citizen Actions Supporting Foreign Aid in Uganda

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 14 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Brigham Young University and Brigham Young University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 947
33.

Teaching Process Tracing: Exercises and Examples

PS: Political Science and Politics, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 823-830, October 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Political Science
Downloads 901
34.

Should You Be a Faculty Research Assistant?

Student Lawyer, Vol. 36, No. 1, p. 35, September 2007
Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The John Marshall Law School
Downloads 895
35.

Conducting Research with Quasi-Experiments: A Guide for Marketers

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2420920
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)
Downloads 866
36.

Competition-Based Dynamic Pricing in Online Retailing: A Methodology Validated with Field Experiments

Forthcoming at Management Science, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1265
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 860
37.

The Unprincipled Randomization Principle in Economics and Medicine

Ziliak, Stephen T., and Teather-Posadas, Edward R. 2014. "The Unprincipled Randomization Principle in Economics and Medicine," Oxford University Press Handbook on Professional Economic Ethics (New York: Oxford), eds. G. DeMartino and D.N. McCloskey, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Roosevelt University and Roosevelt University - Department of Economics
Downloads 851
38.

Students as Experimental Participants: A Defense of the 'Narrow Data Base'

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science and Vanderbilt University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 764
39.

The Effect of Mandatory CSR Disclosure on Information Asymmetry: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in China

Asian Finance Association (AsFA) 2013 Conference
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), RMIT University - School of Economics, Finance and Marketing and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 747
40.

Sources of Authoritarian Responsiveness: A Field Experiment in China

American Journal of Political Science (Forthcoming), MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2014-11
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Beijing Normal University (BNU) - Business School, Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 724
41.

The Impact of Visibility in Innovation Tournaments: Evidence from Field Experiments

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Department of Management Science and The Wharton School
Downloads 710
42.

Doing Well by Doing Good: The Impact of Foreign Aid on Foreign Public Opinion

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Vol 9, Issue 1, pp. 87-114, March 2014
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
School of Politics & International Relations, Dartmouth College - Department of Government and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 694
43.

Shaming Tax Delinquents: Evidence from a Field Experiment in the United States

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 01 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Downloads 692
44.

Assessing Reforms of Government Accounting and Budgeting

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Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Central Washington University and Northern Arizona University
Downloads 678
45.

Israeli Targeting: A Legal Appraisal

68:4 Naval War College Review 15-33 (Autumn 2015)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Government of the United States of America - Judge Advocate General's Corps and Naval War College - Stockton Center for the Study of International Law
Downloads 671
46.

The Effect of Succession Taxes on Family Firm Investment: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-15, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University
Downloads 665
47.

Shifting the Blame: On Delegation and Responsibility

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 652
48.

Buying Green? Field Experimental Tests of Consumer Support for Environmentalism

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 May 2012 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Harvard University
Downloads 639
49.

Director Elections and the Influence of Proxy Advisors

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-22, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1127282
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 02 May 2008 Last Revised: 07 May 2008
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School - Institute for Law and Economics and New York University School of Law
Downloads 634
50.

Ingroup Bias in Official Behavior: A National Field Experiment in China

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 9(2): 203-230., MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2013-8
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Department of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 632