John A. List

University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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1126 East 59th Street

Chicago, IL 60637

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The Effects of Environmental Regulation on the Competitiveness of U.S. Manufacturing

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-24
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2012
Michael Greenstone, John A. List and Chad Syverson
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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clean air act, costs of regulation, air pollution

The Effects of Environmental Regulation on the Competitiveness of U.S. Manufacturing

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-11-03
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Feb 2011
Michael Greenstone, John A. List and Chad Syverson
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 347 (121,570)
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The Effects of Environmental Regulation on the Competitiveness of U.S. Manufacturing

NBER Working Paper No. w18392
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2021
Michael Greenstone, John A. List and Chad Syverson
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Field Experiments

UCF Economics Working Paper No. 03-12
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 18 Apr 2005
Glenn W. Harrison and John A. List
Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,195 (24,923)
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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
Dean S. Karlan, Dean S. Karlan and John A. List
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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charitable giving, fundraising, matching grants, altruism, contingent valuation method

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

NBER Working Paper No. w12338
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2022
Dean S. Karlan, Dean S. Karlan and John A. List
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Using Field Experiments in Accounting and Finance

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 03 Feb 2016
Eric Floyd and John A. List
University of California San Diego and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Field experiments, causality, identification, experimental design, replication

Using Field Experiments in Accounting and Finance

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 54, No. 2, 2016
Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Eric Floyd and John A. List
University of California San Diego and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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field experiments, causality, identification, experimental design, replication

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

CIES Working Paper No. 0047
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Dec 2000
World Bank, University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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lobbying, political economy, protectionism, trade and the environment, pollution tax

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The Hidden Costs and Returns of Incentives - Trust and Trustworthiness Among CEOS

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Mar 2003
Ernst Fehr and John A. List
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Was There Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w15016
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2022
Steven D. Levitt and John A. List
University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Is the Endowment Effect an Expectations Effect?

Journal of the European Economic Association, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2013
Ori Heffetz and John A. List
Cornell University - S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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endowment effect, expectations, prospect theory, experiments

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Dishonesty: From Parents to Children

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-15, CESR-Schaeffer Working Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2015
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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cheating, dishonesty, ethical judgment, social utility, field experiment

On the Origins of Dishonesty: From Parents to Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8906
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Mar 2015
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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cheating, dishonesty, ethical judgment, social utility, field experiment

On the Origins of Dishonesty: From Parents to Children

NBER Working Paper No. w20897
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2022
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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Incentives to Eat Healthy: Evidence from a Grocery Store Field Experiment

CESR-Schaeffer Working Paper No. 2015-025
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Sep 2015
John A. List, Anya Samek and Terri Zhu
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Louis' Groceries
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field experiment, incentives, education, food choice, grocery, habit formation

The Dozen Things Experimental Economists Should Do (More Of)

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-01
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 24 Jan 2019
University of Chicago, Universidad de Alicante, Fundamentos del Análisis Económico (FAE) and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 269 (158,866)
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The Dozen Things Experimental Economists Should Do (More of)

NBER Working Paper No. w25451
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2022
University of Chicago, Universidad de Alicante - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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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
Glenn W. Harrison, John A. List and Charles Towe
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
Downloads 289 (148,438)
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Risk-aversion, field experiments

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Field Experiments on Anchoring of Economic Valuations

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Apr 2011
University of Alaska Anchorage, UGA Ag & Applied Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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anchoring, valuation, field experiment, experience

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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
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Why Economists Should Conduct Field Experiments and 14 Tips for Pulling One Off

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Aug 2011
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 12-038
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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The Behavioralist Goes to School: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Educational Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w18165
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2022
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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Field Experiments in Economics: the Past, the Present, and the Future

NBER Working Paper No. w14356
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2022
Steven D. Levitt and John A. List
University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 215 (198,030)
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Equalizing Superstars: The Internet and the Democratization of Education

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 14-03
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Jan 2014
Daron Acemoglu, David Laibson and John A. List
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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computers, education, inequality, Internet, non-rival technologies, online education, superstars

Equalizing Superstars: The Internet and the Democratization of Education

NBER Working Paper No. w19851
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
Daron Acemoglu, David Laibson and John A. List
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Science of Using Science: Towards an Understanding of the Threats to Scaling Experiments

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-73
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 May 2019
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat
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The Science of Using Science: Towards an Understanding of the Threats to Scaling Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w25848
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 May 2019 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2022
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Neoclassical Theory Versus Prospect Theory: Evidence from the Marketplace

NBER Working Paper No. w9736
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2022
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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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
University of Alaska Anchorage, Standard Chartered Bank and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Herd Behavior, Futures Traders, Experiments

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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
Anne Alexander, John A. List and Michael Margolis
University of Wyoming, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Escuela de Econonía, Universidad de Guanajuato
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Ecosystem services, Monopolist, Excess rents, Maximum surplus, Weak complementarity

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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
John A. List and Charles F. Mason
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics
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The Drivers of Social Preferences: Evidence from a Nationwide Tipping Field Experiment

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-128
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 22 Oct 2019
Bharat Chandar, Uri Gneezy, John A. List and Ian Muir
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Lyft, Inc.
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The Drivers of Social Preferences: Evidence from a Nationwide Tipping Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w26380
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 21 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2022
Bharat Chandar, Uri Gneezy, John A. List and Ian Muir
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Lyft, Inc.
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When Corporate Social Responsibility Backfires: Theory and Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w24169
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2022
John A. List and Fatemeh Momeni
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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What Motivates People to Pay Their Taxes? Evidence from Four Experiments on Tax Compliance

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 08 Mar 2022
University of California San Diego, Imperial College London, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Boston University, Department of Accounting, Monash Business School and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
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taxation, compliance, behavioral economics, natural field experiment, accounting

Matching and Challenge Gifts to Charity: Evidence from Laboratory and Natural Field Experiments

IZA Working Paper No. 3278
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 May 2008
Daniel Rondeau and John A. List
University of Victoria - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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fundraising, threshold public goods, charitable giving, field experiments

Matching and Challenge Gifts to Charity:Evidence from Laboratory and Natural Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w13728
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2022
Daniel Rondeau and John A. List
University of Victoria - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Are Estimates of Early Education Programs Too Pessimistic? Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment that Causally Measures Neighbor Effects

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 May 2019
John A. List, Fatemeh Momeni, Yves Zenou and Yves Zenou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 127 (308,716)
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education, neighborhood, field experiment, spillover effects, non-cognitive skills

Are Estimates of Early Education Programs Too Pessimistic? Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment that Causally Measures Neighbor Effects

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13725
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 May 2019
John A. List, Fatemeh Momeni, Yves Zenou and Yves Zenou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics
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early education, field experiment, neighborhood, non-cognitive skills, spillover effects

That's News to Me! Information Revelation in Professional Certification Markets

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Jul 2006
John A. List, Andrew Kato and Ginger Zhe Jin
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Professional certificate, information, uncertainty

That's News to Me! Information Revelation in Professional Certification Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w12390
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 11 May 2022
Ginger Zhe Jin, Andrew Kato and John A. List
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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How Can Experiments Play a Greater Role in Public Policy? 12 Proposals from an Economic Model of Scaling

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-131
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Nov 2019
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Northwestern University and University of Chicago
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field experiments, scaling; policymaking

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Field Experiments in Economics: Palgrave Entry

IZA Working Paper No. 3273
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 May 2008
John A. List and David Reiley
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Pandora Media, Inc.
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Estimating Individual Ambiguity Aversion: A Simple Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5220
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Uri Gneezy, Alex Imas and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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ambiguity aversion, experiments, estimation

Estimating Individual Ambiguity Aversion: A Simple Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w20982
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 02 May 2021
Uri Gneezy, Alex Imas and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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So You Want to Run an Experiment, Now What? Some Simple Rules of Thumb for Optimal Experimental Design

NBER Working Paper No. w15701
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 28 May 2022
John A. List, Sally Sadoff and Mathis C. Wagner
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Boston College
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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 2022
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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Chasing the Smokestack: Strategic Policymaking with Multiple Instruments

FEEM Working Paper No. 45.2002
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2002
University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Political Economy, Resource Competition, Strategic Policymaking, Yardstick Competition

Chasing the Smokestack: Strategic Policymaking with Multiple Instruments

NBER Working Paper No. w9801
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2022
University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Gender Differences in Competition: Evidence from a Matrilineal and a Patriarchal Society

NBER Working Paper No. w13727
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2022
Uri Gneezy, Kenneth L. Leonard and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Maryland and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Internal Increasing Returns to Scale and Economic Growth

NBER Working Paper No. t0336
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2022
John A. List and H Zhou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and ODU
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Internal Increasing Returns to Scale and Economic Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w12999
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2022
John A. List and H Zhou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and ODU
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Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players

NBER Working Paper No. w15610
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2022
Steven D. Levitt, John A. List and Sally Sadoff
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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A Field Experiment on the Impact of Incentives on Milk Choice in the Lunchroom

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2558604, CESR-Schaeffer Working Paper 2015-028
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
John A. List and Anya Samek
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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field experiment, children, incentives, food choice

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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: 03 Mar 2022
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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Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives Through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w18237
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 May 2021
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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On the Generalizability of Experimental Results in Economics: With a Response to Commentors

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4543
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
Omar Al-Ubaydli, Omar Al-Ubaydli and John A. List
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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lab and field experiments, generalizability

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Toward an Understanding of Why People Discriminate: Evidence from a Series of Natural Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w17855
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2022
Uri Gneezy, John A. List and Michael K. Price
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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The Behavioralist Visits the Factory: Increasing Productivity Using Simple Framing Manipulations

NBER Working Paper No. w15623
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2022
Tanjim Hossain and John A. List
University of Toronto and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The $100 Million Nudge: Increasing Tax Compliance of Firms Using a Natural Field Experiment

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Jan 2022
University of ChicagoUniversity of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Students, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, The University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Independent and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue, Tax Evasion and Avoidance, Micro-Based Behavioral Economics, Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Firms

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Toward an Understanding of the Economics of Charity: Evidence from a Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w11611
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2022
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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How Experiments with Children Inform Economics

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-62
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 25 May 2021
John A. List, Ragan Petrie and Anya Samek
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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How Experiments with Children Inform Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w28825
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 24 May 2021 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2022
John A. List, Ragan Petrie and Anya Samek
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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Learned Generosity? A Field Experiment with Parents and Their Children

CESR-Schaeffer Working Paper 2706751
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2016
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Brown University - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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field experiment, children, parents, transmission, social preferences, influence

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Smart Tech, Dumb Humans: The Perils of Scaling Household Technologies

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 14 Nov 2021
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Boston University and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Energy Demand, Smart Grid, Smart Technology, Field Experiment

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Do the Effects of Nudges Persist? Theory and Evidence from 38 Natural Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w23277
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2022
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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Field Experiments: a Bridge between Lab and Naturally-Occurring Data

NBER Working Paper No. w12992
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Reservation Wages and Workers’ Valuation of Job Flexibility: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-124
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 08 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2020
National Bureau of Economic Research, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Adjustment costs, dynamic model of labor supply, job flexibility, labor supply elasticities, reservation wages, value of time

Reservation Wages and Workers’ Valuation of Job Flexibility: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w27807
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 14 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2022
National Bureau of Economic Research, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Cyclicality and the Labor Market for Economists

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1302
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Sep 2004
Craig A. Gallet, John A. List and Peter F. Orazem
California State University, Sacramento - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Iowa State University and IZA
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search, PhD labor market, applications, interviews, visits, offers, boom and bust, academia, government, business

Measuring Success in Education: The Role of Effort on the Test Itself

NBER Working Paper No. w24004
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 13 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2022
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Bentley University - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management and Peking University - HSBC School of Business
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Measuring Success in Education: The Role of Effort on the Test Itself

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-66
Posted: 14 May 2019
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Bentley University - Department of Economics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics

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education, testing, measurement, effort

55.

Testing for Altruism and Social Pressure in Charitable Giving

NBER Working Paper No. w15629
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2022
University of California, Berkeley, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Do Women Avoid Salary Negotiations? Evidence from a Large Scale Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w18511
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2022
Andreas Leibbrandt and John A. List
Monash University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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How Can Bill and Melinda Gates Increase Other People’s Donations to Fund Public Goods?

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 101
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
Dean S. Karlan, Dean S. Karlan and John A. List
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Public goods, Charitable fundraising, Asymmetric information, Matching grant

How Can Bill and Melinda Gates Increase Other People’s Donations to Fund Public Goods?

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 292
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jul 2012
Dean S. Karlan, Dean S. Karlan and John A. List
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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public goods, charitable fundraising, asymmetric information, matching grant

How Can Bill and Melinda Gates Increase Other People's Donations to Fund Public Goods?

NBER Working Paper No. w17954
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2022
Dean S. Karlan, Dean S. Karlan and John A. List
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Putting Behavioral Economics to Work: Testing for Gift Exchange in Labor Markets Using Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w12063
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 May 2006 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2022
Uri Gneezy and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Toward an Understanding of Corporate Social Responsibility: Theory and Field Experimental Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w26222
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 09 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2022
Daniel Hedblom, Brent Hickman and John A. List
University of Chicago, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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On the Formation of Buyer-Seller Relationships When Product Quality is Perfectly Observable

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 07-40
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Nov 2007
Yann Bramoulle, John A. List and Michael K. Price
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Nevada, Reno
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Field experiments, pricing, market structure

61.

How Can Bill and Melinda Gates Increase Other People's Donations to Fund Public Goods?

Global Poverty Research Lab Working Paper No. 19-103
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2020
Dean Karlan and John A. List
Northwestern University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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public goods, charitable fundraising, asymmetric information, matching grant

Toward an Understanding of Why Suggestions Work in Charitable Fundraising: Theory and Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4531
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
James Edwards and John A. List
University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Toward an Understanding of Why Suggestions Work in Charitable Fundraising: Theory and Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w19665
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2022
James Edwards and John A. List
University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Value of Time in the United States: Estimates from Nationwide Natural Field Experiments

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-179
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Dec 2020
Lyft, Inc., University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Lyft, Inc., Boston University, Arizona State University (ASU) - Economics Department and Lyft, Inc.
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The Value of Time in the United States: Estimates from Nationwide Natural Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w28208
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2022
Lyft, Inc., University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Boston University, Lyft, Inc., Arizona State University (ASU) - Economics Department and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Field Experiments in Labor Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w16062
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 07 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 23 May 2021
John A. List and Imran Rasul
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University College London - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Performance-Based Incentives on Educational Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w22107
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 29 May 2022
Steven D. Levitt, John A. List and Sally Sadoff
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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66.

How Do Informational Prompts Affect Choices in the School Lunchroom?

CESR-Schaeffer Working Paper No. 2017-001
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2017
Chien-Yu Lai, John A. List and Anya Samek
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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field experiment, food choice, children, information, prompts

67.

Does Market Experience Eliminate Market Anomalies? The Case of Exogenous Market Experience

NBER Working Paper No. w16908
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2022
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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68.

Information Cascades: Evidence from an Experiment with Financial Market Professionals

NBER Working Paper No. w12767
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 22 May 2022
University of Alaska Anchorage, Standard Chartered Bank and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Hidden Benefits of Control: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Sep 2011
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Nevada, Reno and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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public goods, field experiments, charitable fund-raising, reciprocity

The Hidden Benefits of Control: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w17473
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2022
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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Using a Field Experiment to Understand Skill Formation in the Adolescent Years

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Apr 2022
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago, Department of Economics, Students
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field experiment, technology of skill formation, cognitive ability, executive functions.

71.

Friend or Foe? A Natural Experiment of the Prisoner's Dilemma

NBER Working Paper No. w12097
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2022
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Do Equal Employment Opportunity Statements Backfire? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment on Job-Entry Decisions

NBER Working Paper No. w25035
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 29 May 2022
Andreas Leibbrandt and John A. List
Monash University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Do Competitive Work Places Deter Female Workers? A Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment on Gender Differences in Job-Entry Decisions

NBER Working Paper No. w16546
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2022
Jeffrey Flory, Andreas Leibbrandt and John A. List
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Monash University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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How Elections Matter: Theory and Evidence from Environmental Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w10609
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2022
John A. List and Daniel M. Sturm
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
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How Elections Matter: Theory and Evidence from Environmental Policy

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Aug 2004
John A. List and Daniel M. Sturm
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
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Elections, environmental policy, lobbying, term limits

75.

The Effect of Early Education on Social Preferences

NBER Working Paper No. w22898
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2022
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Design and Analysis of Cluster-Randomized Field Experiments in Panel Data Settings

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-129
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 22 Oct 2019
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Lyft, Inc. and Michigan State University - Department of Economics
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Design and Analysis of Cluster-Randomized Field Experiments in Panel Data Settings

NBER Working Paper No. w26389
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2022
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Lyft, Inc. and Michigan State University - Department of Economics
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77.

The Gender Earnings Gap in the Gig Economy: Evidence from Over a Million Rideshare Drivers

NBER Working Paper No. w24732
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2022
Stanford University, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Uber Technologies Inc., University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Exploring the Origins of Charitable Acts: Evidence from an Artefactual Field Experiment with Young Children

Economics Letters, Vol. 118, No. 3, March 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Oct 2013
John A. List and Anya Samek
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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altruism, warm glow, preference development

79.

Using Tontines to Finance Public Goods: Back to the Future?

NBER Working Paper No. w10958
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2022
Andreas Lange, John A. List and Michael K. Price
University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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80.

Multiple Hypothesis Testing in Experimental Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w21875
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2022
John A. List, Azeem Shaikh and Yang Xu
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics
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The Behavioralist Meets the Market: Measuring Social Preferences and Reputation Effects in Actual Transactions

NBER Working Paper No. w11616
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Behavioralist Meets the Market: Measuring Social Preferences and Reputation Effects in Actual Transactions

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 1-37, February 2006
Posted: 07 Feb 2006
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Testing the Theory of Multitasking: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment in Chinese Factories

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4522
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2014
Lingnan University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Charles River Associates (CRA)
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Testing the Theory of Multitasking: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment in Chinese Factories

NBER Working Paper No. w19660
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2022
Lingnan University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Charles River Associates (CRA)
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Toward an Understanding of Learning by Doing: Evidence from an Automobile Assembly Plant

NBER Working Paper No. w18017
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2022
Steven D. Levitt, John A. List and Chad Syverson
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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84.

Is the Endangered Species Act Endangering Species?

NBER Working Paper No. w12777
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2022
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Escuela de Econonía, Universidad de Guanajuato and University of Arizona - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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The Social Side of Early Human Capital Formation: Using a Field Experiment to Estimate the Causal Impact of Neighborhoods

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-187
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Jan 2021
John A. List, Fatemeh Momeni, Yves Zenou and Yves Zenou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics
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The Social Side of Early Human Capital Formation: Using a Field Experiment to Estimate the Causal Impact of Neighborhoods

NBER Working Paper No. w28283
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2022
John A. List, Fatemeh Momeni, Yves Zenou and Yves Zenou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics
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The Social Side of Early Human Capital Formation: Using a Field Experiment to Estimate the Causal Impact of Neighborhoods

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13966
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Dec 2020
John A. List, Fatemeh Momeni, Yves Zenou and Yves Zenou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics
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86.

Is a Donor in Hand Better than Two in the Bush? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w14319
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2022
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Nevada, Reno and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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Toward an Understanding of the Economics of Apologies: Evidence from a Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w25676
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2022
Basil Halperin, Benjamin Ho, John A. List and Ian Muir
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Vassar College, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Lyft, Inc.
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Parental Incentives and Early Childhood Achievement: A Field Experiment in Chicago Heights

NBER Working Paper No. w21477
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2022
Roland G. Fryer, Steven D. Levitt and John A. List
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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89.

How Can Behavioral Economics Inform Non-Market Valuation? an Example from the Preference Reversal Literature

NBER Working Paper No. w16036
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2022
University of Alaska Anchorage, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Alberta
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Introducing CogX: A New Preschool Education Program Combining Parent and Child Interventions

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-149
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Oct 2020
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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Introducing Cogx: A New Preschool Education Program Combining Parent and Child Interventions

NBER Working Paper No. w27913
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2022
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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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 Apr 2022
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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On the Generalizability of Experimental Results in Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w17957
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2022
Omar Al-Ubaydli, Omar Al-Ubaydli and John A. List
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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93.

Nonrenewable Resource Prices: Deterministic or Stochastic Trends?

NBER Working Paper No. w11487
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 23 May 2021
Junsoo Lee, John A. List and Mark C. Strazicich
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Appalachian State University - Department of Economics
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Auctions with Resale When Private Values are Uncertain: Theory and Empirical Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w10639
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2022
Andreas Lange, John A. List and Michael K. Price
University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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Productivity Versus Motivation in Adolescent Human Capital Production: Evidence from a Structurally-Motivated Field Experiment

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-150
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Oct 2020
Queen's University, Department of Economics, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Brigham Young University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Adolescent human capital; field experiment; structural econometrics; psychology of education

Productivity Versus Motivation in Adolescent Human Capital Production: Evidence from a Structurally-Motivated Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w27995
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2022
Queen's University, Department of Economics, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Brigham Young University and Australian National University (ANU)
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Do Financial Incentives Aimed at Decreasing Interhousehold Inequality Increase Intrahousehold Inequality?

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 196, 2021
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2021
Amanda Chuan, John A. List and Anya Samek
Michigan State University - College of Social Science, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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family economics, intrahousehold allocation, early childhood education

The $100 Million Nudge: Increasing Tax Compliance of Businesses and the Self-Employed Using a Natural Field Experiment

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-113
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Aug 2020
University of ChicagoUniversity of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Students, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, The University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Independent and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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The $100 Million Nudge: Increasing Tax Compliance of Businesses and the Self-Employed Using a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w27666
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2022
University of ChicagoUniversity of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Students, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, The University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Independent and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Is There a 'Hidden Cost' of Control in Naturally-Occurring Markets? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Sep 2011
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Nevada, Reno and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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labor markets, public goods, field experiments, charitable fund-raising, worker productivity, reciprocity

99.

Investment Under Uncertainty: Testing the Options Model with Professional Traders

NBER Working Paper No. w16038
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2022
John A. List and Michael S. Haigh
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Standard Chartered Bank
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What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w15609
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2022
Steven D. Levitt, John A. List and David Reiley
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Are CEOS Expected Utility Maximizers?

NBER Working Paper No. w15453
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2022
John A. List and Charles F. Mason
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics
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Is the Endowment Effect a Reference Effect?

NBER Working Paper No. w16715
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2022
Ori Heffetz and John A. List
Cornell University - S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Towards an Understanding of the Relative Strengths of Positive and Negative Reciprocity

Judgment and Decision Making, Vol. 5, pp. 524-539, December 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Reciprocity, Reputation, Reward, Punishment, Gift-Exchange

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On the Generalizability of Experimental Results in Economics: With a Response to Camerer

NBER Working Paper No. w19666
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2021
Omar Al-Ubaydli, Omar Al-Ubaydli and John A. List
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Voting to Tell Others

NBER Working Paper No. w19832
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 25 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2022
University of California, Berkeley, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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Do Appeals to Donor Benefits Raise More Money than Appeals to Recipient Benefits? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment with Pick.Click.Give.

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-143
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Dec 2019
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Alaska Anchorage, University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies and University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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Do Appeals to Donor Benefits Raise More Money than Appeals to Recipient Benefits? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment with Pick.Click.Give

NBER Working Paper No. w26559
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2022
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Alaska Anchorage, University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies and University of Alaska Anchorage - Department of Economics
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The Economics of Open Air Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w15420
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2022
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Using Field Experiments in Environmental and Resource Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w19289
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2022
John A. List and Michael Price
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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A Dynamic Explanation of the Willingness to Pay and Willingness to Accept Disparity

NBER Working Paper No. w16483
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2022
Catherine L. Kling, John A. List and Jinhua Zhao
Iowa State University - Center for Agriculture and Rural Development (CARD), University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
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A Dynamic Explanation of the Willingness to Pay and Willingness to Accept Disparity

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 51, Issue 1, pp. 909-921, 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
Catherine L. Kling, John A. List and Jinhua Zhao
Iowa State University - Center for Agriculture and Rural Development (CARD), University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
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110.

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: 02 Jan 2022
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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111.

Toward an Understanding of the Relative Strengths of Positive and Negative Reciprocity

NBER Working Paper No. w16547
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2022
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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112.

On the Role of Group Size in Tournaments: Theory and Evidence from Lab and Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w20008
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2022
John A. List, Daan van Soest, Jan Stoop and H Zhou
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Tilburg University - CentER & Department of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Applied Economics and ODU
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A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science - With An Application to the Public Goods Game

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 20-15
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 May 2020
Copenhagen Business School, Monash University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Replication, science, public goods, uncertainty, experiment

A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science-With an Application to the Public Goods Game

NBER Working Paper No. w26801
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2022
Copenhagen Business School, Monash University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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It All Starts with Beliefs: Addressing the Roots of Educational Inequities by Shifting Parental Beliefs

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-127
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Nov 2021
John A. List, Julie Pernaudet and Dana Suskind
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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It All Starts with Beliefs: Addressing the Roots of Educational Inequities by Shifting Parental Beliefs

NBER Working Paper No. w29394
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2022
John A. List, Julie Pernaudet and Dana Suskind
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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115.

The Behavioralist as Nutritionist: Leveraging Behavioral Economics to Improve Child Food Choice and Consumption

NBER Working Paper No. w20132
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 May 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2022
John A. List and Anya Samek
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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116.

Field Experiments in Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w22113
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2022
Omar Al-Ubaydli, Omar Al-Ubaydli and John A. List
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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117.

Ode to the Sea: Workplace Organizations and Norms of Cooperation

NBER Working Paper No. w20234
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2022
Uri Gneezy, Andreas Leibbrandt and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Monash University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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118.

Demand Reduction in Multi-Unit Auctions with Varying Numbers of Bidders: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment

International Economic Review, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 203-231, February 2006
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Business Administration, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Pandora Media, Inc.
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119.

A Glimpse into the World of High Capacity Givers: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign

NBER Working Paper No. w22099
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 21 May 2022
Tova Levin, Steven D. Levitt and John A. List
University of Chicago, University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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120.

Estimating Social Preferences and Gift Exchange at Work

NBER Working Paper No. w22043
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2022
University of California, Berkeley, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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121.

Viewpoint: On the Generalizability of Lab Behaviour to the Field

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 347-370, May 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 May 2007
Steven D. Levitt and John A. List
University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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122.

Using Hicksian Surplus Measures to Examine Consistency of Individual Preferences: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 108, No. 1, pp. 115-134, March 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 May 2006
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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123.

The Importance of Being Marginal: Gender Differences in Generosity

NBER Working Paper No. w18748
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2022
University of California, Berkeley, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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124.

Is There a 'Hidden Cost of Control' in Naturally-Occurring Markets? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w17472
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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125.

Naturally Occurring Markets and Exogenous Laboratory Experiments: A Case Study of the Winner's Curse

NBER Working Paper No. w13072
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2022
Glenn W. Harrison and John A. List
Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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126.

Risk Preferences of Children and Adolescents in Relation to Gender, Cognitive Skills, Soft Skills, and Executive Functions

NBER Working Paper No. w25723
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2022
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), University of Birmingham, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Northwestern University and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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127.

Toward an Understanding of Reference-Dependent Labor Supply: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w20695
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2022
Copenhagen Business School - Department of Finance, University of Chicago, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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128.

Auctions with Resale When Private Values are Uncertain: Evidence from the Lab and Field

NBER Working Paper No. w16360
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2022
Andreas Lange, John A. List and Michael K. Price
University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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129.

Rebate Rules in Threshold Public Good Provision

NBER Working Paper No. w14559
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2022
Minnesota State University, University of Rhode Island - Department of Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, University of Wyoming and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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130.

The Business of Business is Business: Why (Some) Firms Should Provide Public Goods When They Sell Private Goods

NBER Working Paper No. w23105
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2022
University of Chicago, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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131.

The Effects of Wage Contracts on Workplace Misbehaviors: Evidence from a Call Center Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w22342
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2022
Jeffrey Flory, Andreas Leibbrandt and John A. List
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Monash University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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132.

The Nature of Excess: Using Randomized Treatments to Investigate Price Dynamics

NBER Working Paper No. w16319
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2022
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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133.

Environmental Regulations and New Plant Location Decisions: Evidence from a Meta-Analysis

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 42, pp. 19-49, 2002
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Nov 2002
Tim Jeppesen, John A. List and Henk Folmer
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Groningen
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134.

Market Design, Human Behavior, and Management

NBER Working Paper No. w26873
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2021
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Cologne, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Cologne - Department of Economics
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135.

Supply and Demand for Discrimination: Strategic Revelation of Own Characteristics in a Trust Game

NBER Working Paper No. w21953
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2021
Anthony G. Heyes and John A. List
University of London, Royal Holloway College - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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136.

Equity Aversion

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6853
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jun 2008
Chaim Fershtman, Uri Gneezy and John A. List
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Equity Aversion, Social Preferences, Social Status

137.

Moral Costs and Rational Choice: Theory and Experimental Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w22234
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 May 2016 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2022
Georgia State University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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138.

Detecting Drivers of Behavior at an Early Age: Evidence from a Longitudinal Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w28288
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 28 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2021
Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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139.

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 2022
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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140.

Empirical Implementation of Nonparametric First-Price Auction Models

NBER Working Paper No. w17095
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2022
University of Alabama, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics, University of Miami and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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141.

Using Lotteries to Finance Public Goods: Theory and Experimental Evidence

International Economic Review, Vol. 48, No. 3, pp. 901-927, August 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jul 2007
Andreas Lange, John A. List and Michael K. Price
University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Nevada, Reno
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142.

Regulatory Federalism and the Distribution of Air Pollutant Emissions

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 155-178, February 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2007
Tilburg University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Appalachian State University - Department of Economics
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143.

A Natural Experiment on the 'Race to the Bottom' Hypothesis: Testing for Stochastic Dominance in Temporal Pollution Trends

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 65, pp. 395-420, September 2003
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Jul 2003
Daniel L. Millimet and John A. List
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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144.

Time and Risk Preferences of Children Predict Health Behaviors But Not BMI

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 May 2022
Brown University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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risk preferences, Time Preferences, health, Children

145.

Carrots that Look Like Sticks: Toward an Understanding of Multitasking Incentive Schemes

NBER Working Paper No. w18453
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2022
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, Copenhagen Business School - Department of Finance, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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146.

Non Est Disputandum De Generalizability? A Glimpse into the External Validity Trial

NBER Working Paper No. w27535
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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147.

Are Economics and Psychology Operating on Different Margins? Evidence from a Natural Experiment on Household Technology Diffusion

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jul 2022
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Centre for International Studies on Economic Growth (CEIS), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Universidad de Alicante - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Universidad de Alicante - Department of Economic Analysis and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Technology diffusion, field experiments.

148.

Toward an Understanding of the Development of Time Preferences: Evidence from Field Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w25590
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2022
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), University of Oregon - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Chicago and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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149.

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 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2022
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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150.

Do Natural Field Experiments Afford Researchers More or Less Control than Laboratory Experiments? a Simple Model

NBER Working Paper No. w20877
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2022
Omar Al-Ubaydli, Omar Al-Ubaydli and John A. List
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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151.

An Economic Approach to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science: with an Application to the Public Goods Game

NBER Working Paper No. w23335
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2022
Luigi Butera and John A. List
Copenhagen Business School and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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152.

A Test of Diminishing Marginal Value

Economica, Vol. 74, No. 296, pp. 650-663, November 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
John K. Horowitz, John A. List and K. E. McConnell
University of Maryland, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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153.

The Behavioralist Goes Door-to-Door: Understanding Household Technological Diffusion Using a Theory-Driven Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w26173
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2022
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Centre for International Studies on Economic Growth (CEIS), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Universidad de Alicante - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Universidad de Alicante - Department of Economic Analysis and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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154.

Toward an Understanding of the Welfare Effects of Nudges: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Uganda

NBER Working Paper No. w26286
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2022
Erwin H. Bulte, John A. List and Daan van Soest
Wageningen UR - Development Economics Group, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - CentER & Department of Economics
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155.

Myopic Loss Aversion and Investment Decisions: From the Laboratory to the Field

NBER Working Paper No. w28730
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 May 2021 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Kazi Iqbal, Asad Islam, John A. List and Vy Nguyen
Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and RMIT University
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156.

Research Registries: Facts, Myths, and Possible Improvements

NBER Working Paper No. w27250
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2022
Eliot Abrams, Jonathan Libgober and John A. List
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Southern California - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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157.

Parental Investments in Early Childhood and the Gender Gap in Math and Literacy

American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Jul 2022
Michigan State University - College of Social Science, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Southern California and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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parental investment, gender gap, math, literacy

158.

Got Milk? Using Nudges to Reduce Consumption of Added Sugar

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 102, Issue 1, pp. 154-168, 2020
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Anya Samek and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Children, field experiment, food choice, information, National School Lunch Program, NSLP, prompts

159.

That’s News to Me! Information Revelation in Professional Certification Markets

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, No. 1, pp. 104-122, January 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Jan 2010
Ginger Zhe Jin, Andrew Kato and John A. List
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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160.

How Can Bill and Melinda Gates Increase Other People's Donations to Fund Public Goods?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8922
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Dean S. Karlan, Dean S. Karlan and John A. List
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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asymmetric information, charitable fundraising, matching grant, public goods

161.

How Can Bill and Melinda Gates Increase Other People's Donations to Fund Public Goods?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15221
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Sep 2020
Dean S. Karlan, Dean S. Karlan and John A. List
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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asymmetric information, Charitable fundraising, Matching grant, Public Goods

162.

Estimating Social Preferences and Gift Exchange with a Piece-Rate Design

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14931
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 29 Jun 2020
University of California, Berkeley, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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163.

Testing the Theory of Multitasking: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment in Chinese Factories

International Economic Review, Vol. 59, Issue 2, pp. 511-536, 2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 May 2020
Lingnan University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Charles River Associates (CRA)
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164.

Viewpoint: On the Generalizability of Lab Behaviour to the Field - a Propos De La Possibilité De Généraliser Les Comportements De Laboratoire À CE Qui Se Passe Sur Le Terrain

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 40, Issue 2, pp. 347-370, 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 May 2020
Steven Levitt and John A. List
University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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165.

Price Information and Bidding Behavior in Repeated Second‐Price Auctions

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 81, Issue 4, pp. 942-949, 1999
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Mar 2020
John A. List and Jason F. Shogren
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Wyoming
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auctions, bidding, experimental markets, price, valuation, D440

166.

Field Experiments on the Anchoring of Economic Valuations

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 53, Issue 3, pp. 1522-1538, 2015
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 May 2015
University of Alaska Anchorage, UGA Ag & Applied Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Social Preferences: Some Thoughts from the Field

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 563-583, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Social Preferences: Some Thoughts from the Field

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 563-583, 2009
Posted: 31 Aug 2011
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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168.

On the Interpretation of Giving in Dictator Games

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 115, No. 3, 2007
Posted: 20 Dec 2007
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Using Ex Ante Approaches to Obtain Credible Signals for Value in Contingent Markets: Evidence from the Field

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, Issue 2, pp. 420-429, 2007
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
Craig E. Landry and John A. List
UGA Ag & Applied Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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hypothetical bias, referendum, stated preference

Using Ex Ante Approaches to Obtain Credible Signals for Value in Contingent Markets: Evidence from the Field

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, No. 2, pp. 420-429, May 2007
Posted: 26 Jul 2007
Craig E. Landry and John A. List
UGA Ag & Applied Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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170.

Investigating Risky Choices Over Losses Using Experimental Data

Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp.187-215, September 2005
Posted: 22 Sep 2006
University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics, University of Wyoming, University of Tulsa - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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risky decision-making, loss domain, experiments

171.

Testing Neoclassical Competitive Theory in Multilateral Decentralized Markets

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 112, pp. 1131-1156, October 2004
Posted: 06 Sep 2004
John A. List
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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172.

Valuation on the Frontier: Calibrating Actual and Hypothetical Statements of Value

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 86, No. 1, pp. 213-221, February 2004
Posted: 26 Mar 2004
Richard A. Hofler and John A. List
University of Central Florida - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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173.

The Effects of Seed Money and Refunds on Charitable Giving: Experimental Evidence from a University Capital Campaign

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 110, February 2002
Posted: 15 Jan 2002
John A. List and David Reiley
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Pandora Media, Inc.

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174.

Academic Economists Behaving Badly? A Survey on Three Areas of Unethical Behavior

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 39, No. 1, January 2001
Posted: 17 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2012
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, James Madison University, University of Central Florida - College of Business Administration and University of Central Florida - College of Business Administration

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175.

Ranking State Environmental Outputs: Evidence from Panel Data

Growth and Change, Vol. 31, Issue 1, Winter 2000
Posted: 10 Jan 2001
John A. List and W. Warren McHone
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Central Florida

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