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1 45,386 ‘A Diamond is Forever’ and Other Fairy Tales: The Relationship between Wedding Expenses and Marriage Duration
Andrew M. Francis and Hugo M. Mialon
Emory University - Department of Economics and Emory University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 27 Sep 2014
Last Revised: 27 Sep 2014
2 24,498 The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime
John J. Donohue and Steven D. Levitt
Stanford Law School and University of Chicago
Date posted to database: 12 Aug 1999
Last Revised: 1 May 2001
3 20,510 Luck Versus Skill in the Cross Section of Mutual Fund Returns
Eugene F. Fama and Kenneth R. French
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Date posted to database: 10 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2010
4 18,560 Executive Compensation
Kevin J. Murphy
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Date posted to database: 19 May 1999
Last Revised: 30 Oct 2001
5 16,028 The 'IKEA Effect': When Labor Leads to Love
Michael I. Norton, Daniel Mochon and Dan Ariely
Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 4 Mar 2011
Last Revised: 4 Mar 2011
6 13,957 CEO Incentives: It's Not How Much You Pay, But How
Michael C. Jensen and Kevin J. Murphy
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Apr 1999
Last Revised: 10 Oct 2005
7 10,885 Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime
Scott Cunningham, Benjamin Engelstätter and Michael R. Ward
Baylor University, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 9 Apr 2011
Last Revised: 5 Feb 2013
8 10,527 The Loser's Curse: Decision Making & Market Efficiency in the National Football League Draft
Cade Massey and Richard H. Thaler
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2005
Last Revised: 5 Sep 2012
9 10,428 Compensation and Incentives: Practice vs. Theory
George P. Baker, Michael C. Jensen and Kevin J. Murphy
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Date posted to database: 24 Sep 1998
Last Revised: 21 Aug 2006
10 10,220 Performance Pay and Top Management Incentives
Kevin J. Murphy and Michael C. Jensen
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc.
Date posted to database: 8 Mar 2001
Last Revised: 3 Nov 2006

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25 Dec 2016 through 23 Feb 2017

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1 851 Jobs, Crime, and Votes: A Short-Run Evaluation of the Refugee Crisis in Germany
Markus Gehrsitz and Martin Ungerer
University of Strathclyde and Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
Date posted to database: 22 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 29 Jan 2017
2 380 Effects of Demonetization: Evidence from 28 Slum Neighborhoods in Mumbai
Deepa Krishnan and Stephan Siegel
SPJIMR, Mumbai, India and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
3 257 Taste-Based Discrimination Against Nonwhite Political Candidates: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
Evan Soltas and David E. Broockman
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date posted to database: 17 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 17 Feb 2017
4 207 Essay: Race or Party, Party as Race, or Party All the Time: Three Uneasy Approaches to Conjoined Polarization in Redistricting and Voting Cases
Richard L. Hasen
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Date posted to database: 7 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
5 187 Creative Life Cycles: Three Myths
David W. Galenson
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 21 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2016
6 144 Human Rights, Labour Standards and Environmental Standards in CETA
Lorand Bartels
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
7 142 The Due Process Right to Pursue a Lawful Occupation: A Brighter Future Ahead?
David Bernstein
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Date posted to database: 9 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 9 Jan 2017
8 140 The Indian Household Finance Landscape
Cristian Badarinza, Vimal Balasubramaniam and Tarun Ramadorai
National University of Singapore (NUS), University of Oxford, Said Business School and Imperial College London
Date posted to database: 15 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
9 134 Managerial Incentives, Options, and Cost-Structure Choices
David Aboody, Shai Levi and Dan Weiss
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Accounting Area, Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv University - Faculty of Management
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 5 Jan 2017
10 116 On the Role of Human Capital in Investment Management
Leonard Kostovetsky and Alberto Manconi
Carroll School of Management, Boston College and Bocconi University - Department of Finance
Date posted to database: 11 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017





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