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This paper estimates the impact of police presence on crime using a unique database that tracks the exact location of Dallas Police Department patrol cars throughout 2009. To address the concern th...
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We study consequences of the adoption of energy-efficient LED lighting in garment factories around Bangalore, India. Combining daily production line-level data with weather data, we estimate a nega...
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This paper measures gender bias in discussions about women versus men in an online professional forum. I study the content of posts that refer to each gender, and the transitions in the topics betw...
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Non-profit colleges and universities have merged across the US, citing economies of scale and scope. Yet, whether these mergers raise prices has not been empirically assessed. Using a retrospective...
#1Ozkan Eren (UCR: University of California, Riverside)H-Index: 12
#2H. Naci Mocan (LSU: Louisiana State University)H-Index: 25
This paper contributes to the debate on the impact of juvenile crime punishment on high school completion and adult recidivism using administrative data from a southern U.S. state. We exploit rando...
#1Li Liu (IMF: International Monetary Fund)H-Index: 12
#2Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr (Federal Reserve Board of Governors)H-Index: 7
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This paper employs unique data on export transactions and corporate tax returns of UK multinational firms and finds that firms manipulate their transfer prices to shift profits to lower-taxed destinations. It uncovers three new findings on tax-motivated transfer mispricing in real goods. First, transfer mispricing increases substantially when taxation of foreign profits changes from a worldwide to a territorial approach in the UK, with multinationals shifting more profits into low-tax jurisdicti...
#1Caitlin Brown (CEU: Central European University)H-Index: 1
#2Martin Ravallion (Georgetown University)H-Index: 93
Last.Dominique van de Walle (World Bank)H-Index: 30
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Policymakers often assume that targeting observably poor households suffices in reaching nutritionally deprived individuals. We question that assumption. Our comprehensive assessment for sub-Sahara...
#1João Nicolau (University of Lisbon)H-Index: 5
#2Paulo M.M. Rodrigues (NOVA: Universidade Nova de Lisboa)H-Index: 17
A new regression-based approach for the estimation of the tail index of heavy-tailed distributions with several important properties is introduced. First, it provides a bias reduction when compared...
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