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1.

What is Program Evaluation? A Beginners Guide (Presentation Slides)

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
The Global Social Change Research Project
Downloads 17,115
2.

Technology and Child Development: Evidence from the One Laptop Per Child Program

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-304
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Downloads 6,412
3.

p-Hacking and False Discovery in A/B Testing

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, OpenDoor, Independent and University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department
Downloads 6,343
4.

Generating Skilled Self-Employment in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness

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Downloads 5,809
5.

Split or Steal? Cooperative Behavior When the Stakes Are Large

Management Science, Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 2-20, January 2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 5,404
6.

Are Good-Looking People More Employable?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
McMaster University and Ariel University - Department of Economics
Downloads 5,303
7.

Ghost Ads: Improving the Economics of Measuring Online Ad Effectiveness

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-21
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business, Amazon and Google Inc.
Downloads 4,009
8.

The (True) Legacy of Two Really Existing Economic Systems

Munich Discussion Paper No. 2014-26
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Bremen - Faculty of Business Studies and Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,982
9.

The Unfavorable Economics of Measuring the Returns to Advertising

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Amazon and Microsoft Research
Downloads 3,617
10.

Volume and Price Patterns Around a Stock's 52-Week Highs and Lows: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Jan 2003 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, University Park - Department of Accounting, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

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Downloads 3,554
11.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Yale University
Downloads 3,300
12.

Are Emily and Greg More Employable than Lakisha and Jamal? A Field Experiment on Labor Market Discrimination

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-22
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 3,087
13.

Incrementality Bidding & Attribution

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Amazon and Netflix
Downloads 3,011
14.

Health Services As Credence Goods: A Field Experiment

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ESCP Business School and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 2,781
15.

Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 02 May 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and International Rescue Committee

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Downloads 2,536
16.

Conflict and Cooperation within an Organization: A Case Study of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Number of pages: 176 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Leiden University - Leiden University College
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17.

Preparedness of Online Classes in Developing Countries amid COVID-19 Outbreak: A Perspective from Bangladesh

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka and University of Dhaka - Faculty of Business Studies
Downloads 2,378
18.

Individual Risk Attitudes: New Evidence from a Large, Representative, Experimentally-Validated Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1730
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), University of Bonn - Economic Science Area, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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19.

Consumer Demand for the Fair Trade Label: Evidence from a Multi-Store Field Experiment

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming, Formerly: MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-9B
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and London School of Economics
Downloads 2,225
20.

Artificial Intelligence: Robots, Avatars and the Demise of the Human Mediator

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell | Hamline School of Law
Downloads 2,207
21.

A Survey of Economic Theories and Field Evidence on Pro-Social Behavior

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 06-6
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 2,133
22.

Who's a Pretty Boy then? Or Beauty Contests, Rationality and Greater Fools

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein - Global Equity Strategy
Downloads 1,967
23.

Individual-Level Loss Aversion in Riskless and Risky Choices

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2961
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Nottingham, Columbia Business School - Marketing and University of St. Gallen - MCM Institute
Downloads 1,946
24.

Internet Filtering in China

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Harvard University - HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit
Downloads 1,911
26.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Harry M. Walborsky Professor, Florida State University College of Law; Associate Dean, Business Program, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,752
27.

Discrimination in the Credential Society: An Audit Study of Race and College Selectivity in the Labor Market

Social Forces, 93(4):1451-79.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology
Downloads 1,703
28.

Place Based Interventions at Scale: The Direct and Spillover Effects of Policing and City Services on Crime

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 12 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Columbia University, CAF Development Bank of Latin America and Universidad EAFIT

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Downloads 1,656
29.

Looking Across and Looking Beyond the Knowledge Frontier: Intellectual Distance and Resource Allocation in Science

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Business School - Technology and Operations Management Group and Northeastern University - D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Downloads 1,652
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A Cold Shower for the Hot Hand Fallacy: Robust Evidence that Belief in the Hot Hand is Justified

IGIER Working Paper No. 518
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Universidad de Alicante - Fundamentos del Análisis Económico (FAE)
Downloads 1,627
31.

Using Randomization in Development Economics Research: A Toolkit

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-36
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 15 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,576
32.

Teaching Entrepreneurship: Impact of Business Training on Microfinance Clients and Institutions

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 941, Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Grupo de Analisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE)
Downloads 1,541
33.

The Returns to Microenterprise Support Among the Ultra-Poor: A Field Experiment in Post-War Uganda

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Duke Global Health Institute, University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics, University of Brasília and International Rescue Committee

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Downloads 1,526
34.

Location, Location, Location: Repetition and Proximity Increase Advertising Effectiveness

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business, Amazon and Pandora Media, Inc.
Downloads 1,518
35.

What's Advertising Content Worth? Evidence from a Consumer Credit Marketing Field Experiment

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 968, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Princeton University and Dartmouth College
Downloads 1,479
36.

Barriers to Household Risk Management: Evidence from India

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 5(1), 104-35, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 09-116, FRB of New York Staff Report No. 373
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

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Downloads 1,442
37.

Types of Economic Behavior: The Instrument for Management of Individuals, Institutions, Countries and Humankind

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)Independent Research Group “Analytics in Economics and Security” and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
Downloads 1,431
38.

Is It a Fallacy to Believe in the Hot Hand in the NBA Three-Point Contest?

IGIER Working Paper No. 548
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 May 2015 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Universidad de Alicante - Fundamentos del Análisis Económico (FAE)
Downloads 1,412
39.

Customer Choice Models versus Machine Learning: Finding Optimal Product Displays on Alibaba

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 02 May 2019
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Alibaba Group and Alibaba Group
Downloads 1,400
40.

Personalized Pricing and Consumer Welfare

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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41.

Online Social Interactions: A Natural Experiment on Word of Mouth Versus Observational Learning

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Tsinghua University, School of Economics & Management, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration
Downloads 1,325
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Dynamics of Retail Advertising: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Economic Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Northwestern University - Department of Marketing

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Downloads 1,323
43.

How Does Popularity Information Affect Choices? A Field Experiment

Management Science, Vol. 57, No. 5, pp. 828-842, May 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 26 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,297
44.

What do Private Firms Look Like?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
UCLA, University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Finance and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Stockholm School of Economics

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45.

The Long Term Impacts of Grants on Poverty: 9-Year Evidence from Uganda's Youth Opportunities Program

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness

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Downloads 1,241
46.

The Online Display Ad Effectiveness Funnel & Carryover: Lessons from 432 Field Experiments

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business, Amazon and Google Inc.
Downloads 1,221
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Cost Per Incremental Action: Efficient Pricing of Advertising

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-29
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business and Amazon
Downloads 1,215
48.

The Economic Effects of Facebook

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
Universidad de las Americas - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,180
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A Nation-Wide Laboratory: Examining Trust and Trustworthiness by Integrating Behavioral Experiments into Representative Survey

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, NFO Infratest Sozialforschung, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 1,172
50.

Considering Class: College Access and Diversity

U of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-18
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Center for College and Career Success and University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 1,172