Published Research

Charles R. Shipan
In federal systems, governments have the opportunity to learn from the policy experiments – and the potential successes – of other governments.
June 2014
Research | American Journal of Political Science

When Are Women More Effective Lawmakers Than Men?

Alan E. Wiseman, Vanderbilt University; Dana E. Wittmer, Colorado College
Previous scholarship has demonstrated that female lawmakers differ from their male counterparts by engaging more fully in consensus-building activities.
Jan. 22, 2013
Jazmin L. Brown-Iannuzzi, Kelly M. Hoffman, B. Keith Payne
Research on inattentional blindness demonstrates that when attending to 1 set of stimuli, people often fail to consciously perceive a task-irrelevant object.
Jan. 7, 2013
Thaddeus Huetteman
We use a set of economic experiments to test the effects of some novel features of California's new controls on greenhouse gas emissions.
April 2014
Charles Manski
Researchers have used repeated cross sectional observations of homicide rates and sanctions to examine the deterrent effect of the adoption and implementation of death penalty statutes.
Oct. 9, 2013
J. Keith Murnighan
Chronic blood shortages in the U.S. would be alleviated by small increases, in percentage terms, of people donating blood.
March 6, 2013
Research | Journal of Personality and Social Psychology

How Decisions Happen: Focal Points and Blind Spots in Interdependent Decision Making

Nir Halevy
Decision makers often simplify decision problems by ignoring readily available information. T
March 24, 2013
Research | The Economic Journal

The Visible Hand: Race and Online Market Outcomes

Luke C. D. Stein
We examine the effect of race on market outcomes by selling iPods through local online classified advertisements throughout the United States.
November 2013
William Shobe, Thaddeus Huetteman
April 2014
Katri Sieberg, Dave Clark, Tim Norstrom, William Reed
Oct. 1, 2013
Research | American Economic Journal: Microeconomics

A Reverse Auction for Toxic Assets

Olivier Armantier, Charles Plott
Michele P. Claibourn
Feb. 1, 2013