Selected Bibliography for Devin G. Pope

Associate Professor of Behavioral Science

Home page of Devin G. Pope

Published Works

"Understanding College Application Decisions: Why College Sports Success Matters." Devin G. Pope and Jaren C. Pope; Journal of Sports Economics, 2014, 15(2), pp. 107-31.

"Improving College Performance and Retention the Easy Way: Unpacking the Act Exam." Eric P. Bettinger, Brent J. Evans and Devin G. Pope; American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2013, 5(2), pp. 26-52.

"Estimating the Effect of Salience in Wholesale and Retail Car Markets." Meghan R. Busse, Nicola Lacetera, Devin G. Pope, Jorge Silva-Risso and Justin R. Sydnor; American Economic Review, 2013, 103(3), pp. 575-79.

"An Age Penalty in Racial Preferences." Deborah A. Small, Devin G. Pope and Michael I. Norton; Social Psychological and Personality Science, 2012, 3(6), pp. 730-37.

"Crime and Property Values: Evidence from the 1990s Crime Drop." Devin G. Pope and Jaren C. Pope; Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2012, 42(1–2), pp. 177-88.

"Heuristic Thinking and Limited Attention in the Car Market." Nicola Lacetera, Devin G. Pope and Justin R. Sydnor; American Economic Review, 2012, 102(5), pp. 2206-36.

"The Impact of Personal Experience on Behavior: Evidence from Video-Rental Fines." Michael P. Haselhuhn, Devin G. Pope, Maurice E. Schweitzer and Peter Fishman; Management Science, 2011, 58(1), pp. 52-61.

"Implementing Anti-Discrimination Policies in Statistical Profiling Models." Devin G. Pope and Justin R. Sydnor; American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, 3(3), pp. 206-31.

"Can Losing Lead to Winning?" Jonah Berger and Devin Pope; Management Science, 2011, 57(5), pp. 817-27.

"Is Tiger Woods Loss Averse? Persistent Bias in the Face of Experience, Competition, and High Stakes." Devin G. Pope and Maurice E. Schweitzer; The American Economic Review, 2011, 101(1), pp. 129-57.

"Round Numbers as Goals: Evidence from Baseball, Sat Takers, and the Lab." Devin Pope and Uri Simonsohn; Psychological Science, 2011, 22(1), pp. 71-79.

"What's in a Picture?: Evidence of Discrimination from Prosper.Com " Devin G. Pope and Justin R. Sydnor; Journal of Human Resources, 2011, 46(1), pp. 53-92.

"Geographic Variation in the Gender Differences in Test Scores." Devin G. Pope and Justin R. Sydnor; Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2010, 24(2), pp. 95-108.

"The Impact of College Sports Success on the Quantity and Quality of Student Applications." Devin G. Pope and Jaren C. Pope; Southern Economic Journal, 2009, 75(3), pp. 750-80.

"Reacting to Rankings: Evidence from "America's Best Hospitals"." Devin G. Pope; Journal of Health Economics, 2009, 28(6), pp. 1154-65.

"Poker Superstars: Skill or Luck? -- Similarities between Golf - Thought to Be a Game of Skill - and Poker." Rachel Croson, Peter Fishman and Devin G. Pope; CHANCE, 2008, 21(4), pp. 25-28.

"Benefits of Bilingualism: Evidence from Mormon Missionaries." Devin G. Pope; Economics of Education Review, 2008, 27(2), pp. 234-42.

Essays in Applied Microeconomics; Devin G. Pope; Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 2007.