8 Pages Posted: 18 Aug 2008
This paper uses data available from the National Opinion Research Center's (NORC) survey on religious attitudes and powerful statistical methods to evaluate the effect of prayer on the attitude of God toward human beings.
Keywords: kernel estimator, unobserved variables
JEL Classification: Z12
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Heckman, James J., The Effect of Prayer on God's Attitude Toward Mankind. IZA Discussion Paper No. 3636. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1230823 or http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.0042-7092.2007.00700.x