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1.

Quadratic Voting

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago and Microsoft Research
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2.

Price Theory

Journal of Economic Literature, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 02 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research
Downloads 4,338
3.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2015, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 657
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
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4.

What Drives Media Slant? Evidence from U.S. Daily Newspapers

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago

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Taxation and the Allocation of Talent

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,715
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Improving the Numerical Performance of BLP Static and Dynamic Discrete Choice Random Coefficients Demand Estimation

Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper No. 11-41
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2016
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Michigan and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Performance Measure Properties and Incentives

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1356
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Mar 2004
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University of Chicago Booth School of Business, University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Accounting & Information Management
Downloads 1,488
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The Average-Marginal Relationship and Tractable Equilibrium Forms

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2016
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University of Tokyo - Graduate School of Economics and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,454
9.

Who is 'Behavioral'? Cognitive Ability and Anomalous Preferences

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Mar 2005
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USC, Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR), Harvard University and University of Chicago
Downloads 1,286
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Market Insurance, Self-Insurance, and Self-Protection

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 80, No. 4, pp. 623-648, July-August 1972
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,214
11.

Imperfect Competition in Selection Markets

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Microsoft Research

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12.

Field Experiments

UCF Economics Working Paper No. 03-12
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 18 Apr 2005
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Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 894
13.

Are Immigrants Favorably Self-Selected? An Economic Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 131
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago
Downloads 874
14.

Smart Cities: Explaining the Relationship between City Growth and Human Capital

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 848
15.

The False Promise of Social Security Privatization

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
Downloads 731
16.

Media, Education, and Anti-Americanism in the Muslim World

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago
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17.

The Changing Relationship between Income and Crime Victimization

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 5, No. 3, September 1999
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics
Downloads 707
18.

Why Have Americans Become More Obese?

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Paper No. 1994
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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19.

Pricing Institutions and the Welfare Cost of Adverse Selection

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 27 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research and University of Oxford - Nuffield College
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20.

A 'Memory-Jamming' Theory of Advertising

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 May 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
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21.

The Market for Illegal Goods: The Case of Drugs

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 38-60, February 2006, Revista de Economía Institucional, Vol. 8, No. 15, 2006,
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Feb 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office
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22.

Does Price Matter in Charitable Giving? Evidence from a Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 May 2006
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Yale University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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23.

Cities and Warfare: The Impact of Terrorism on Urban Form

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1942
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Dec 2001
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Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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24.

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulations: A Response to Criticisms

Yale Law Journal Forum, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 683, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 473
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
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25.

Is There a New Urbanism? The Growth of U.S. Cities in the 1990s

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1925
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jun 2001
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Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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26.

Media Bias and Reputation

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago

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27.

Trade Liberalization, Corruption and Environmental Policy Formation: Theory and Evidence

CIES Working Paper No. 0047
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Dec 2000
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World Bank, University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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28.

Income Inequality, Tax Policy, and Economic Growth

The Economic Journal, Forthcoming, Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2595524
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) - Chapel Hill, University of Miami and University of Miami - School of Business Administration

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29.

Persuasion in Politics

American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 94, No. 2, May 2004
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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30.

The Benefits of the Home Mortgage Interest Deduction

Harvard Institute Research Working Paper No. 1979
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Oct 2002
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Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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31.

Mergers of Equals and Unequals

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2426
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Nov 2006
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Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, University of Chicago and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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32.

Why Are Jobs Designed the Way They Are?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1529
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
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U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, University of Southern California - Center for Effective Organizations (CEO) and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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33.

The Hidden Costs and Returns of Incentives - Trust and Trustworthiness among CEOs

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Mar 2003
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University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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34.

Does Television Rot Your Brain? New Evidence from the Coleman Study

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Dec 2005
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago

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Courtship as an Investing Game: Labor-Market and Marriage-Market Outcomes by Age at Marriage

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University
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36.

Are All Lotteries Regressive? Evidence from the Powerball

National Tax Journal, June 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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37.

Strategic Extremism: Why Republicans and Democrats Divide on Religious Values

Harvard Institute of Economics Research Discussion Paper No. 2044
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 04 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, CREI - Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Chicago

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38.

Occupational Licensing and Accountant Quality: Evidence from Linkedin

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2017
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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39.

Competition Policy in Selection Markets

CPI Antitrust Chronicle Submission, August 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Aug 2014
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University of Chicago Booth School of Business, University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Microsoft Research
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The Robustness of Quadratic Voting

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research
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41.

Naturally Occurring Preferences and Exogenous Laboratory Experiments: A Case Study of Risk Aversion

UCF Economics Working Paper No. 04-22
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and the National Center for Smart Growth
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Hepatitis B and the Case of the Missing Women

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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43.

The Effect of Market Experience on the WTA/WTP Disparity: Evidence from a Field Experiment with Sports Memorabilia

University of Arizona Working Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Descending Price Optimally Coordinates Search

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
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Microsoft Research New England, Harvard University Department of Computer Science and Microsoft Research
Downloads 225
45.

Pre-Matching Gambles

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University
Downloads 189
46.

Quadratic Voting in Finite Populations

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Oracle Corporation and Microsoft Research
Downloads 186
47.

Do Improved Property Rights Decrease Violence Against Women in India?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
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ISER, University of Essex
Downloads 154
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Information Cascades: Evidence from a Field Experiment with Financial Market Professionals

University of Maryland Working Paper No.03-15
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Feb 2004
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University of Alaska Anchorage, Standard Chartered Bank and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Optimal Institutional Arrangements for Transboundary Pollutants in a Second-Best World: Evidence from a Differential Game with Asymmetric Players

University of Wyoming Economics Working Paper No. 54
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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A Method for Valuing Global Ecosystem Services

Ecological Economics, Vol. 27, No. 2, 1998
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wyoming, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Escuela de Econonía, Universidad de Guanajuato
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