Michael Price

Department of Economics, Finance,
and Legal Studies
The University of Alabama
250 Alston Hall
Box 870224
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

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NBER Program Affiliations: EEE
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of Alabama

NBER Working Papers and Publications

May 2020Robbing Peter to Pay Paul: Understanding How State Tax Credits Impact Charitable Giving
with Chandrayee Chatterjee, James C. Cox, Florian Rundhammer: w27163
March 2020Chain Restaurant Calorie Posting Laws, Obesity, and Consumer Welfare
with Charles J. Courtemanche, David E. Frisvold, David Jimenez-Gomez, Mariétou Ouayogodé: w26869
December 2019Do Appeals to Donor Benefits Raise More Money than Appeals to Recipient Benefits? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment with Pick.Click.Give.
with John A. List, James J. Murphy, Alexander G. James: w26559
August 2019The Behavioralist Goes Door-To-Door: Understanding Household Technological Diffusion Using a Theory-Driven Natural Field Experiment
with Matilde Giaccherini, David H. Herberich, David Jimenez-Gomez, John A. List, Giovanni Ponti: w26173
April 2017Harnessing Policy Complementarities to Conserve Energy: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment
with John A. List, Robert D. Metcalfe, Florian Rundhammer: w23355
March 2017Do The Effects of Social Nudges Persist? Theory and Evidence from 38 Natural Field Experiments
with Alec Brandon, Paul J. Ferraro, John A. List, Robert D. Metcalfe, Florian Rundhammer: w23277
January 2017The Business of Business is Business: Why (Some) Firms Should Provide Public Goods when they Sell Private Goods
with Chien-Yu Lai, Andreas Lange, John A. List: w23105
December 2016Asymmetric Effects of Non-Pecuniary Signals on Search and Purchase Behavior for Energy-Efficient Durable Goods
with J. Scott Holladay, Jacob LaRiviere, David M. Novgorodsky: w22939
The Behavioralist as Policy Designer: The Need to Test Multiple Treatments to Meet Multiple Targets
with Robert Hahn, Robert D. Metcalfe, David Novgorodsky: w22886
May 2016Moral Costs and Rational Choice: Theory and Experimental Evidence
with James C. Cox, John A. List, Vjollca Sadiraj, Anya Samek: w22234
January 2015Using Field Experiments to Address Environmental Externalities and Resource Scarcity: Major Lessons Learned and New Directions for Future Research

Published: M. K. Price, 2014. "Using field experiments to address environmental externalities and resource scarcity: major lessons learned and new directions for future research," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, vol 30(4), pages 621-638. citation courtesy of

November 2014The Perverse Impact of Calling for Energy Conservation
with J. Scott Holladay, Marianne Wanamaker: w20706

Published: Holladay, J. Scott & Price, Michael K. & Wanamaker, Marianne, 2015. "The perverse impact of calling for energy conservation," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 110(C), pages 1-18. citation courtesy of

July 2014Free to Choose: Promoting Conservation by Relaxing Outdoor Watering Restrictions
with Anita Castledine, Klaus Moeltner, Shawn Stoddard: w20362

Published: Castledine, A. & Moeltner, K. & Price, M.K. & Stoddard, S., 2014. "Free to choose: Promoting conservation by relaxing outdoor watering restrictions," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 107(PA), pages 324-343. citation courtesy of

June 2014Public Goods Provision in the Presence of Heterogeneous Green Preferences
with Mark Jacobsen, Jacob LaRiviere: w20266
August 2013Using Field Experiments in Environmental and Resource Economics
with John A. List: w19289
February 2012Toward an Understanding of Why People Discriminate: Evidence from a Series of Natural Field Experiments
with Uri Gneezy, John List: w17855
September 2011Is There a 'Hidden Cost of Control' in Naturally-Occurring Markets? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment
with Craig E. Landry, Andreas Lange, John A. List, Nicholas G. Rupp: w17472
The Hidden Benefits of Control: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment
with Craig E. Landry, Andreas Lange, John A. List, Nicholas G. Rupp: w17473
July 2011Using Non-Pecuniary Strategies to Influence Behavior: Evidence from a Large Scale Field Experiment
with Paul J. Ferraro: w17189

Published: Paul J. Ferraro & Michael K. Price, 2013. "Using Nonpecuniary Strategies to Influence Behavior: Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 95(1), pages 64-73, March. citation courtesy of

May 2011Empirical Implementation of Nonparametric First-Price Auction Models
with Daniel J. Henderson, John A. List, Daniel L. Millimet, Christopher F. Parmeter: w17095

Published: Henderson, Daniel J. & List, John A. & Millimet, Daniel L. & Parmeter, Christopher F. & Price, Michael K., 2012. "Empirical implementation of nonparametric first-price auction models," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 168(1), pages 17-28. citation courtesy of

September 2010Auctions with Resale When Private Values Are Uncertain: Evidence from the Lab and Field
with Andreas Lange, John A. List: w16360

Published: Lange, Andreas & List, John A. & Price, Michael K., 2011. "Auctions with resale when private values are uncertain: Evidence from the lab and field," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 29(1), pages 54-64, January. citation courtesy of

August 2010The Nature of Excess: Using Randomized Treatments to Investigate Price Dynamics
with Omar Al-Ubaydli, John A. List: w16319
September 2008Is a Donor in Hand Better than Two in the Bush? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment
with Craig E. Landry, Andreas Lange, John A. List, Nicholas G. Rupp: w14319

Published: Craig E. Landry & Andreas Lange & John A. List & Michael K. Price & Nicholas G. Rupp, 2010. "Is a Donor in Hand Better Than Two in the Bush? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 100(3), pages 958-83, June. citation courtesy of

September 2005Toward an Understanding of the Economics of Charity: Evidence from a Field Experiment
with Craig Landry, Andreas Lange, John A. List, Nicholas G. Rupp: w11611

Published: Landry, Craig E., Andreas Lange, John A. List, Michael K. Price and Nicholas G. Rupp. "Toward An Understanding Of The Economics Of Charity: Evidence From A Field Experiment," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2006, v121(2,May), 747-782. citation courtesy of

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