Robert Metcalfe

University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Neighbors, Knowledge, and Nuggets: Two Natural Field Experiments on the Role of Incentives on Energy Conservation

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2589269
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2015
Paul Dolan and Robert Metcalfe
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics
Downloads 794 (39,256)
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social norms, information, financial incentives, natural field experiment, energy consumption

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Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber

NBER Working Paper No. w22627
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2021
Uber Technologies Inc., Technology Policy Institute, Uber Technologies Inc., University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics
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Subjective Well-Being: Weather Matters; Climate Doesn't

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
John Feddersen, Robert Metcalfe and Mark Wooden
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research
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The Host with the Most? The Effects of the Olympic Games on Happiness

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1599
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Aug 2016
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE), The World BankParis School of Economics (PSE), University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics, Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Cornell University
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Subjective wellbeing, life satisfaction, happiness, Olympic Games, natural experiment

A New Approach to an Age-Old Problem: Solving Externalities by Incenting Workers Directly

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2016-16
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 20 Jun 2016
Greer Gosnell, John A. List and Robert Metcalfe
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics
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Worker Incentives, Fuel Efficiency, Performance Feedback, Employee Effort, Information, Targets, Prosocial Incentives, Field Experiment, Aviation

A New Approach to an Age-Old Problem: Solving Externalities by Incenting Workers Directly

NBER Working Paper No. w22316
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 20 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
Greer Gosnell, John A. List and Robert Metcalfe
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics
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The Behavioralist as Tax Collector: Using Natural Field Experiments to Enhance Tax Compliance

NBER Working Paper No. w20007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2021
Michael Hallsworth, John A. List, Robert Metcalfe and Ivo Vlaev
Imperial College London, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics and Imperial College London
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Understanding the Response to Financial and Non-Financial Incentives in Education: Field Experimental Evidence Using High-Stakes Assessments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10284
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Simon M. Burgess, Robert Metcalfe and Sally Sadoff
University of Bristol - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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test scores, pupil incentives, pupil behaviour

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Fatalism, Beliefs, and Behaviors During the Covid-19 Pandemic

NBER Working Paper No. w27245
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2021
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Technology Policy Institute, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Do the Effects of Social Nudges Persist? Theory and Evidence from 38 Natural Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w23277
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2021
University of Chicago, Johns Hopkins University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics, Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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Can Myopic Loss Aversion Explain the Equity Premium Puzzle? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment with Professional Traders

NBER Working Paper No. w22605
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2021
Francis Larson, John A. List and Robert Metcalfe
Normann, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics
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The Impact of Management Practices on Employee Productivity: A Field Experiment with Airline Captains

NBER Working Paper No. w25620
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 04 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2021
Greer Gosnell, John A. List and Robert Metcalfe
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics
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Measuring the Welfare Effects of Shame and Pride

NBER Working Paper No. w25637
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 13 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2021
Copenhagen Business School, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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The Behavioralist as Policy Designer: The Need to Test Multiple Treatments to Meet Multiple Targets

NBER Working Paper No. w22886
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Technology Policy Institute, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics, University of Chicago and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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The Making of Homo Honoratus: From Omission to Commission

NBER Working Paper No. w21210
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2021
Michael Hallsworth, John A. List, Robert Metcalfe and Ivo Vlaev
Imperial College London, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics and Imperial College London
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Harnessing Policy Complementarities to Conserve Energy: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w23355
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 May 2017
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics, Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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