Daniel F. Stone

Bowdoin College - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

Brunswick, ME 04011

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

29

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Cognitive Dissonance, Motivated Reasoning, and Confirmation Bias: Applications in Industrial Organization

In preparation for the Handbook of Behavioral Industrial Organization, Edward Elgar Publishing
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Daniel F. Stone and Daniel H. Wood
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics and Federal Trade Commission
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cognitive dissonance, motivated reasoning, confirmation bias, industrial organization, demand

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Sub-Perfect Game: Profitable Biases of NBA Referees

Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 21(1), 2012, p.271–300
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Joseph Price, Marc Remer and Daniel F. Stone
Brigham Young University, Johns Hopkins University and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Forensic Economics, Referee Bias, National Basketball Association (NBA), Home Bias, Social Pressure

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Just a Big Misunderstanding? Bias and Bayesian Affective Polarization

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2018
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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affective polarization, partyism, polarization, disagreement, dislike, over-precision, unawareness, motivated reasoning, media bias

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Ideological Media Bias

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 78, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Media Bias, Media Competition, Ideological Bias, Bias Blind Spot, Hostile Media Phenomenon

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Measurement Error and the Hot Hand

The American Statistician, 66(1), 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2012
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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hot hand, overinference, measurement error, basketball

6.

Clarifying (Opportunity) Costs

The American Economist, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2014
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Opportunity cost, implicit cost, explicit cost, economic cost

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Testing Bayesian Updating with the AP Top 25

Economic Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2011
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
Downloads 153 (187,960)
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Belief Updating, Overreaction, Underreaction, Salience, Heuristics, College Football Rankings

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The Short and Long-Run Labor Market Effects of Age Eligibility Rules: Evidence from Women's Professional Tennis

Journal of Labor Research, Vol. 32, No. 2
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Ryan M. Rodenberg and Daniel F. Stone
Florida State University - College of Education and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Age Eligibility Rules, Labor Market Effects, Tennis

9.

Performance Under Pressure in the NBA

Journal of Sports Economics, June 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2011
Zheng Cao, Joseph Price and Daniel F. Stone
Oregon State University, Brigham Young University and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Choking, Anxiety, Pressure, Clutch, NBA

10.

Fox News and Political Knowledge

Journal of Public Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2015
Elizabeth Schroeder and Daniel F. Stone
Oregon State University - Department of Economics and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Media bias, political knowledge, polarization, voting

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A Signal-Jamming Model of Persuasion: Interest Group Funded Policy Research

Social Choice and Welfare, Vol. 37, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 May 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Persuasion Games, Research Funding, Information Search, Informational Lobbying, Disclosure, Climate Change

12.

What Drives Demand for Media Slant?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2018
Marcel Garz, Gaurav Sood, Daniel F. Stone and Justin Wallace
Hamburg Media School, Independent, Bowdoin College - Department of Economics and University of Washington, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Students
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Media Bias, Media Slant, Horse Race News, Presidential Debate News, Confirmation Bias, Cognitive Dissonance, Polarization

13.

"Unmotivated bias" and partyism: empirical evidence

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2018
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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affective polarization, partyism, polarization, disagreement, unawareness, over-precision

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Do We Follow Others When We Should Outside the Lab? Evidence from the AP Top 25

Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2013
Daniel F. Stone and Basit Zafar
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics and Arizona State University
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Social Learning, Conformity, Herding, Peers, Networks

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Partisan News: A Perspective from Economics

Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2016
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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March Madness? Underreaction to Hot and Cold Hands in NCAA Basketball

Economic Inquiry, doi:10.1111/ecin.12558
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2018
Daniel F. Stone and Jeremy Arkes
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics and Naval Postgraduate School
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Hot Hand, Hot Hand Bias, Momentum, Overreaction, Underreaction, NCAA Basketball, March Madness, Gambling markets

March Madness? Underreaction to Hot and Cold Hands in NCAA Basketball

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 56, Issue 3, pp. 1724-1747, 2018
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Jun 2018
Daniel F. Stone and Jeremy Arkes
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics and Government of the United States of America - Graduate School of Business and Public Policy
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Media Proliferation and Partisan Selective Exposure

Public Choice, 156(3-4), 2013, p.467–490.
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 May 2010 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Jimmy Chan and Daniel F. Stone
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Media Bias, Media Competition, Internet Media, Quasi-rationality, Blogs, Elections

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Suspense-Optimal College Football Playoffs

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2013
Jarrod Olson and Daniel F. Stone
Oregon State University - Department of Economics and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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College football, playoffs, bowls, uncertainty of outcome, suspense, surprise

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Were Climate Change Research Funding Agencies Budget-Maximizing Bureaucracies?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 May 2008 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2010
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Climate change, research funding, bias, economics of bureaucracy

20.

Reference Points, Prospect Theory and Momentum on the PGA Tour

Journal of Sports Economics,Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 30 May 2016
Daniel F. Stone and Jeremy Arkes
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics and Naval Postgraduate School
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reference points, prospect theory, hot hand, momentum, golf

21.

Media and Gridlock

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 101, 2013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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media, polarization, gridlock, blogs, elections

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Partisan Selective Engagement: Evidence from Facebook

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2019
Marcel Garz, Jil Sorensen and Daniel F. Stone
Hamburg Media School, Hamburg Media School - Department of Media Economic and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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media bias, media slant, political immunity, social media, user engagement, facebook, polarization

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Media Bias in the Marketplace: Theory

NBER Working Paper No. w19880
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Feb 2014
Matthew Gentzkow, Jesse M. Shapiro and Daniel F. Stone
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Brown University and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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A Few Bad Apples: Communication in the Presence of Strategic Ideologues

Southern Economic Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 30 May 2016
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Disagreement, cheap-talk, strategic communication, understatement, polarization, media bias

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Leading, Learning and Herding

Mathematical Social Sciences, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2013
Steven J. Miller and Daniel F. Stone
Williams College and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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opinion leaders, social learning, endogenous timing, herding, reputation, status

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Extended Exposure to Diverse News: Evidence from a Campus Project

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2017
Daniel F. Stone, Drew Van Kuiken and Justin Wallace
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics, Analysis Group, Inc. and University of Washington, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Students
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Selective Exposure, Filter Bubbles, Echo Chambers, Polarization, Affective Polarization, Media Bias

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You Can Fool Some of the People All of the Time: Heterogeneity in Consumer Deception

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Sep 2018
Daniel H. Wood and Daniel F. Stone
Federal Trade Commission and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Testing Bayesian Updating with the Associated Press Top 25

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 51, Issue 2, pp. 1457-1474, 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Feb 2013
Daniel F. Stone
Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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Subperfect Game: Profitable Biases of NBA Referees

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 271-300, 2012
Posted: 19 Jan 2012
Joseph Price, Marc Remer and Daniel F. Stone
Brigham Young University, Swarthmore College - Economics Department and Bowdoin College - Department of Economics
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