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Agrawal, Ajay; Goldfarb, Avi and Teodoridis, Florenta: Understanding the Changing Structure of Scientific Inquiry [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set]

Autor, David H.; Manning, Alan and Smith, Christopher L.: The Contribution of the Minimum Wage to US Wage Inequality over Three Decades: A Reassessment [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Axbard, Sebastian: Income Opportunities and Sea Piracy in Indonesia: Evidence from Satellite Data [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Björnerstedt, Jonas and Verboven, Frank: Does Merger Simulation Work? Evidence from the Swedish Analgesics Market [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set]

Black, Sandra E.; Devereux, Paul J. and Salvanes, Kjell G.: Does Grief Transfer Across Generations? Bereavements During Pregnancy and Child Outcomes [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set]

Blattman, Christopher; Green, Eric P.; Jamison, Julian; Lehmann, M. Christian and Annan, Jeannie: The Returns to Microenterprise Support Among the Ultra-poor: A Field Experiment in Post-war Uganda [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Brodeur, Abel; Lé, Mathias; Sangnier, Marc and Zylberberg, Yanos: Star Wars: the Empirics Strike Back [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Cadena, Brian C. and Kovak, Brian K.: Immigrants Equilibrate Local Labor Markets: Evidence from the Great Recession [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Cagé, Julia and Rueda, Valeria: The Long-Term Effects of the Printing Press in Sub-Saharan Africa [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Clark, Damon and Del Bono, Emilia: The Long-Run Effects of Attending an Elite School: Evidence from the UK [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Cook, Philip J. and Kang, Songman: Birthdays, Schooling, and Crime: Regression-discontinuity Analysis of School Performance, Delinquency, Dropout, and Crime Initiation [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set]

Davis, Lucas and Hausman, Catherine: Market Impacts of a Nuclear Power Plant Closure [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

DellaVigna, Stefano; Durante, Ruben; Knight, Brian and La Ferrara, Eliana: Market-based Lobbying: Evidence from Advertising Spending in Italy [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Einav, Liran; Finkelstein, Amy; Kluender, Raymond and Schrimpf, Paul: Beyond Statistics: The Economic Content of Risk Scores [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set]

Fadlon, Itzik; Laird, Jessica and Nielsen, Torben Heien: Do Employer Pension Contributions Reflect Employee Preferences? Evidence from a Retirement Savings Reform in Denmark

Foged, Mette and Peri, Giovanni: Immigrants' Effect on Native Workers: New Analysis on Longitudinal Data [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Goldberg, Jessica: Kwacha Gonna Do? Experimental Evidence about Labor Supply in Rural Malawi [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set]

Grembi, Veronica; Nannicini, Tommaso and Troiano, Ugo: Do Fiscal Rules Matter?

Gröger, André and Zylberberg, Yanos: Internal Labor Migration as a Shock Coping Strategy: Evidence from a Typhoon [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Ketel, Nadine; Leuven, Edwin; Oosterbeek, Hessel and van der Klaauw, Bas: The Returns to Medical School: Evidence from Admission Lotteries [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set]

Lu, Yao and Slusky, David J. G.: The Impact of Women's Health Clinic Closures on Preventive Care

Polyakova, Maria: Regulation of Insurance with Adverse Selection and Switching Costs: Evidence from Medicare Part D

Shertzer, Allison; Twinam, Tate and Walsh, Randall P.: Race, Ethnicity, and Discriminatory Zoning

Smith, Austin C.: Spring Forward at Your Own Risk: Daylight Saving Time and Fatal Vehicle Crashes [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

Zinman, Jonathan and Zitzewitz, Eric: Wintertime for Deceptive Advertising? [Show Abstract] [Preview] [Data Set] [Appendix]

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