• Game, set, and match: Do women and men perform differently in competitive situations? 

    Jetter, Michael; Walker, Jay K. (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2015-03-17)
    This paper analyzes potential gender differences in competitive environments using a sample of over 100,000 professional tennis matches. Focusing on two phenomena of the labor and sports economics literature, we find robust ...
  • Good girl, bad boy: Corrupt behavior in professional tennis 

    Jetter, Michael; Walker, Jay K. (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2015-01-31)
    This paper identifies matches on the male and female professional tennis tours in which one player faces a high payoff from being “on the bubble” of direct entry into one of the lucrative Grand Slam tournaments, while their ...