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1231.

Surprised by the Gambler's and Hot Hand Fallacies? A Truth in the Law of Small Numbers

IGIER Working Paper No. 552
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 07 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Decision Sciences and Universidad de Alicante - Departamento de Fundamentos del Análisis Económico
Downloads 11,218
1232.

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)

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Downloads 4,881
1233.

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
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, Department of Finance - Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 4,616
1234.

Traditional vs. Behavioral Finance

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 22-2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 4,580
1235.

Are Good-Looking People More Employable?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and Ariel University - Department of Economics
Downloads 4,460
1236.

Historical Simulations - Motivational, Ethical and Legal Issues

Journal of Futures Studies, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 23-42, August 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 4,125
1237.

Running Experiments on Amazon Mechanical Turk

Judgment and Decision Making, Vol. 5, No. 5, 411-419
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 4,078
1238.

Bridging the Gap Between Value Relevance and Information Content

Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 3,793
1239.

Is Trust Self-Fulfilling? An Experimental Study

U of Oxford, Economics Discussion Paper No. 76
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of Oxford - Department of Economics and BENC and Newcastle University Business School, Newcastle University
Downloads 3,713
1240.

Experimental Research in Financial Accounting

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 28 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 3,638
1241.

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, Duke University, University of Bremen - Faculty of Business Studies and Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,501
1242.

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 University and Yale University
Downloads 3,168
1243.

The Academic Job Market in Finance: A Rookie's Guide

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 2,989
1244.

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 2,923
1245.

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 2,859
1246.

The Willingness to Pay-Willingness to Accept Gap, the 'Endowment Effect,' Subject Misconceptions, and Experimental Procedures for Eliciting Valuations

American Economic Review, June 2005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 2,703
1247.

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
Netflix and Microsoft Research
Downloads 2,676
1248.

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 Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 2,533
1249.

Behavioral Game Theory: Thinking, Learning and Teaching

Caltech Working Paper
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Marketing
Downloads 2,495
1250.

An Experimental Examination of Professional Skepticism

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Baylor University - Department of Accounting & Business Law, University of Utah - School of Accounting and Information Systems and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
Downloads 2,415
1251.

Cooperation and Punishment in Public Goods Experiments

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 10; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 183
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Jan 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

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Downloads 2,407
1252.

Evidence and Ideology in Assessing the Effectiveness of Financial Literacy Education

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 46, p. 415, 2009, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-08, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2008-6
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles

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1253.

Worlds for Study: Invitation - Virtual Worlds for Studying Real-World Business (and Law, and Politics, and Sociology, and....)

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 May 2007 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 2,233
1254.

Men, Women and Risk Aversion: Experimental Evidence

HANDBOOK OF EXPERIMENTAL ECONOMICS RESULTS, Vol. 1, Ch.113, pp. 1061-1073, C. Plott, V. Smith, eds., New York, Elsevier, 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,165
1255.

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
Working Paper Series
Leiden University - Leiden University College
Downloads 2,110
1256.

Happiness and Productivity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4645
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,077
1257.

Virtual Currencies; Bitcoin & What Now after Liberty Reserve, Silk Road, and Mt. Gox?

Richmond Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 20, No. 4, 2014
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 11 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University
Downloads 2,056
1258.

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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Downloads 2,026
1259.

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 2,007
1260.

The Institutional Nature of Price Bubbles

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business
Downloads 1,997
1261.

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 1,970
1262.

Tightwads and Spendthrifts

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
Downloads 1,939
1263.

The German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP) - Evolution, Scope and Enhancements

SOEPpaper No. 1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) (Deceased) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 1,901
1264.

Doing Good or Doing Well? Image Motivation and Monetary Incentives in Behaving Prosocially

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2968, FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 07-9
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Downloads 1,876
1265.

True Overconfidence in Interval Estimates: Evidence Based on a New Measure of Miscalibration

Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 May 2005 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management), University of Mannheim - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Muenster - Finance Center
Downloads 1,852
1266.

The Neuroeconomics of Trust

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Claremont Graduate University - Center for Neuroeconomics Studies
Downloads 1,800
1267.

Behavioral Law and Economics: Its Origins, Fatal Flaws, and Implications for Liberty

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 3, 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-63
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Downloads 1,797
1268.

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 1,795
1269.

Internet Filtering in China

IEEE Internet Computing, March/April 2003
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 1,756
1270.

The Best of Strangers: Context Dependent Willingness to Divulge Personal Information

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Carnegie Mellon University - Heinz College and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
Downloads 1,750
1271.

Is Disruptive Blockchain Technology the Future of Financial Services?

69 The Consumer Finance Law Quarterly Report 232 (2016)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 May 2016 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University
Downloads 1,725
1272.

Quantifying Trading Behavior in Financial Markets Using Google Trends

Scientific Reports, Vol. 3, pp. 1684; DOI:10.1038/srep01684 (2013)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Data Science Lab, Behavioural Science, Warwick Business School, University College London - Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering and Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies
Downloads 1,691
1273.

Do Incentive Contracts Crowd Out Voluntary Cooperation?

IEER Working Paper No. 34; and USC CLEO Research Paper No. C01-3
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

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Downloads 1,676
1274.

The Effect of Accounting Uncertainty and Auditor Reputation on Auditor Independence

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin, Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Arizona - Department of Accounting and Georgia State University
Downloads 1,657
1275.

Understanding Social Preference with Simple Tests

Univ. Pompeu Fabra, Economics and Business Working Paper No. 441
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,584
1276.

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

Forthcoming in Social Forces
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology
Downloads 1,558
1277.

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
Kellogg School of Management, Netflix and Google Inc.
Downloads 1,557
1278.

Behavioral Finance in Corporate Governance - Independent Directors and Non-Executive Chairs

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Downloads 1,544
1279.

Preferences for Status: Evidence and Economic Implications

HANDBOOK OF SOCIAL ECONOMICS, Jess Benhabib, Alberto Bisin, Matthew Jackson, eds., Vol. 1A, The Netherlands: North-Holland, pp. 69–91., Johnson School Research Paper Series No. #05-09,
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management and Cornell University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,539
1280.

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), IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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Downloads 1,538