Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences


Jörg L. SpenkuchSpenkuch

Contact Information:

Phone: 847.467.5139

MEDS Department
Kellogg School of Management
Northwestern University
2001 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208

[Curriculum Vitae]



"Please Don't Vote for Me: Voting in a Natural Experiment with Perverse Incentives," [Data Appendix]
Economic Journal, forthcoming

"Understanding the Impact of Immigration on Crime,[Appendix]
American Law and Economics Review, forthcoming.

"Racial Disparities in Job Finding and Offered Wages" (with R. Fryer and D. Pager)
Journal of Law and Economics, 56 (August 2013), 633

"The Plight of Mixed-Race Adolescents" (with R. Fryer, L. Kahn, and S. Levitt), [Web Appendix]
Review of Economics and Statistics, 94 (August 2012), 621–634.

"Moral Hazard and Selection Among the Poor: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment," [Data Appendix]
Journal of Health Economics, 31 (January 2012), 72–85.


Working Papers:

"Elite Influence? Religion, Economics, and the Rise of the Nazis" (with P. Tillmann), March 2014

"On the Extent of Strategic Voting," February 2014

"The Manipulation of Children's Preferences, Old Age Support, and Investment in Children's Human Capital"
(with G. Becker and K. Murphy), March 2014

"A Comparative Advantage Theory of Social Interactions" (with S. Cicala and R. Fryer), March 2014

"The Protestant Ethic and Work: Micro Evidence from Contemporary Germany," March 2011



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