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A MODEL OF THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF THE UNITED STATES 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 306
A Model of the Political Economy of the United States 0 0 2 103 0 0 7 427
A Positive Theory of Fiscal Deficits and Government Debt in a Democracy 0 0 4 487 1 3 22 1,081
A Positive Theory of Fiscal Deficits and Government Debt in a Democracy 0 0 2 175 0 1 7 486
A Test of Racial Bias in Capital Sentencing 0 0 2 57 0 0 15 174
Ambiguity and Extremism in Elections 0 0 2 77 1 3 11 233
An Overlapping Generations Model of Electoral Competition 0 0 1 210 0 1 15 683
Artificial States 1 3 8 164 3 8 41 493
Artificial States 2 2 3 142 2 4 16 567
Artificial States 2 4 6 209 2 6 17 524
Austerity in 2009-2013 4 21 52 240 7 32 106 454
Birthplace Diversity and Economic Prosperity 0 2 6 128 2 8 44 219
Birthplace Diversity and Economic Prosperity 0 0 9 205 2 7 47 458
Budget Deficits and Budget Institutions 1 2 11 1,329 1 6 35 2,639
Budget Deficits and Budget Institutions 0 0 3 14 0 0 10 718
Budget Institutions and Fiscal Performance in Latin America 1 1 7 637 1 2 16 1,428
Bureaucrats or Politicians? 1 2 3 113 1 4 13 363
Bureaucrats or Politicians? 0 1 5 251 0 2 11 581
Bureaucrats or Politicians? 0 0 0 201 0 1 8 517
Bureaucrats or Politicians? 0 0 0 202 1 1 6 812
Bureaucrats or Politicians? 1 1 2 100 2 3 13 270
Choosing (And Reneging On) Exchange Rate Regimes 0 0 2 86 0 0 5 330
Choosing (and reneging on) exchange rate regimes 0 0 2 190 0 1 10 578
Choosing Electoral Rules: Theory and Evidence from US Cities 0 0 1 114 0 1 11 367
Choosing Electoral rules: Theory and Evidence from US Cities 0 0 0 64 0 1 6 266
Corruption, Inequality and Fairness 0 0 6 191 1 6 20 595
Corruption, Inequality and Fairness 0 2 2 292 0 7 15 696
Culture and Institutions 7 10 28 172 12 27 124 491
Currency Unions 2 2 6 571 3 8 24 1,174
Democracy, Technology, and Growth 3 4 10 293 6 11 40 591
Distributive Politics and Economic Growth 1 2 9 1,153 4 10 46 2,689
Distributive Politics and Economic Growth 0 1 3 781 2 7 40 2,097
Divorce, Fertility and the Shot Gun Marriage 0 0 1 55 0 0 10 272
Divorce, Fertility and the Shot Gun Marriage 0 0 3 71 0 0 10 324
Divorce, fertility and the shot gun marriage 1 1 6 95 2 3 13 400
Do Corrupt Governments Receive Less Foreign Aid? 0 1 3 1,003 1 8 30 3,146
Do Women Pay More for Credit? Evidence from Italy 0 0 7 216 1 4 93 584
Economic Integration and Political Disintegration 0 2 8 516 3 7 30 2,073
Economic Risk and Political Risk in Fiscal Unions 0 0 2 211 0 1 7 794
Endogenous Political Institutions 0 1 4 286 0 2 15 739
Endogenous Political Institutions 0 1 2 182 2 3 12 549
Endogenous Political Institutions 0 0 1 132 0 2 16 513
Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance 0 4 31 1,011 5 25 134 2,860
Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance 1 2 5 378 1 6 23 973
Ethnic Inequality 0 3 12 150 2 11 49 433
External Debt, Capital Flight and Political Risk 0 0 2 387 2 3 18 1,127
External Debt, Capital Flight and Political Risk 1 1 4 302 1 2 11 607
External Debt, Capital Flight and Political Risk 1 1 4 310 1 4 14 857
FISCAL ADJUSTMENT, THE REAL EXCHANGE RATE AND AUSTRALIAN'S EXTERNAL IMBALANCE 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 857
Fairness and Redistribution 0 0 3 454 0 6 24 1,027
Fairness and Redistribution 0 0 1 322 1 8 22 717
Fairness and Redistribution: U.S. versus Europe 1 1 6 454 1 3 18 1,495
Fairness and Redistribution: US versus Europe 0 1 6 180 3 5 23 516
Family Ties 0 0 7 179 0 2 21 251
Family Ties and Political Participation 0 1 2 141 0 1 12 319
Family Values and the Regulation of Labor 0 0 0 184 0 0 16 467
Fertility and the Plough 0 1 9 153 2 5 42 513
Fiscal Adjustments in OECD Countries: Composition and Macroeconomic Effects 1 4 16 1,857 6 19 77 4,625
Fiscal Expansions and Fiscal Adjustments in OECD Countries 2 5 37 1,093 10 19 101 3,014
Fiscal Policy, Profits, and Investment 0 4 18 413 5 18 90 1,517
Fiscal Policy, Profits, and Investment 1 1 5 570 1 4 25 1,384
Fractionalization 1 4 5 240 3 10 43 771
Fractionalization 0 1 5 974 2 6 37 2,835
Gender Based Taxation and the Division of Family Chores 0 0 1 117 0 0 11 482
Gender Based Taxation and the Division of Family Chores 2 3 9 271 4 41 72 1,210
Good bye Lenin (or not?): The Effect of Communism on People's Preferences 1 2 7 264 3 16 101 1,565
Good bye Lenin (or not?): The effect of Communism on people's preferences 0 0 6 208 1 2 25 1,113
Income Distribution, Political Instability, and Investment 0 3 14 1,490 4 13 51 3,598
Inequality and Happiness: Are Europeans and Americans Different? 0 1 3 365 0 5 24 1,206
Inequality and Happiness: Are Europeans and Americans Different? 1 3 4 276 1 6 24 747
Institutional Rules for Federations 0 0 2 62 0 1 10 280
Institutional Rules for Federations 0 0 1 208 0 2 13 709
Intergenerational Mobility and Preferences for Redistribution 1 5 19 19 7 17 25 25
International Conflict, Defense Spending and the Size of Countries 0 0 2 278 2 4 20 1,782
International Unions 1 2 3 78 1 4 17 244
Is Europe Going Too Far? 0 2 5 316 0 6 55 820
Is Europe an Optimal Political Area? 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2
Is it the "How" or the "When" that Matters in Fiscal Adjustments? 4 10 25 25 9 20 39 39
Large Changes in Fiscal Policy: Taxes Versus Spending 7 12 56 1,486 29 67 283 4,058
Loss Aversion in Politics 2 8 21 63 4 16 50 115
MODERATING ELECTIONS 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 91
Macroeconomic Policy and Elections in OECD Democracies 0 0 1 375 0 1 13 881
Macroeconomic Policy and Elections in OECD Democracies 0 1 4 289 0 1 8 1,032
Menus of Linear Income Tax Schedules 0 0 0 37 0 0 2 486
Moderating Elections 0 0 2 33 0 0 4 133
Nation Building 0 3 7 173 0 11 31 293
Old and Young Politicians 2 5 14 60 4 10 63 193
On the Feasibility of a One or Multi-Speed European Monetary Union 0 30 30 95 2 93 100 351
On the Feasibility of a One- or Multi-Speed European Monetary Union 1 1 2 70 2 3 19 339
On the Number and Size of Nations 0 0 5 1,125 2 9 30 3,162
On the Origins of Gender Roles: Women and the Plough 1 2 13 226 1 8 42 444
Openness, Country Size and the Government 0 0 6 368 2 2 13 1,058
Optimal Currency Areas 0 0 6 465 2 8 35 1,152
Optimal Currency Areas 1 4 10 983 5 17 38 2,237
Organized Crime, Violence, and Politics 1 2 17 48 3 9 39 58
PUBLIC CONFIDENCE AND DEBT MANAGEMENT: A MODEL AND A CASE STUDY OF ITALY 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 762
Participation in Heterogeneous Communities 0 2 2 437 0 7 34 1,306
Participation in Heterogeneous Communities 1 1 7 433 3 11 40 1,294
Partisan Cycles in Congressional Elections and the Macroeconomy 0 0 2 96 0 0 8 304
Political Budget Cycles: Evidence from Italian Cities 0 3 14 66 1 7 38 123
Political Cycles in OECD Economies 0 0 1 374 1 3 17 1,031
Political Cycles in OECD Economies 0 0 6 458 1 3 19 1,146
Political Instability and Economic Growth 1 5 31 1,616 9 30 113 4,294
Political Jurisdictions in Heterogeneous Communities 0 2 7 113 0 3 17 570
Political Jurisdictions in Heterogeneous Communities 0 1 1 69 0 3 17 310
Political Parties and the Business Cycle in the United States, 1948-1984 0 1 3 212 1 2 16 741
Political models of macroeconomic policy and fiscal reform 0 0 5 324 1 4 19 1,015
Preferences for Redistribution 0 1 13 234 5 14 45 551
Preferences for Redistribution in the Land of Opportunities 0 0 0 138 0 1 10 455
Preferences for Redistribution in the Land of Opportunities 1 1 3 423 1 3 13 1,289
Preferences for Redistribution in the Land of Opportunities 0 0 1 141 0 2 19 544
Public Confidence and Debt Management: A Model and A Case Study of Italy 0 1 6 387 0 2 14 905
Public Confidence and Debt Management: A Model and a Case Study of Italy 0 0 4 260 0 1 42 850
Public Goods and Ethnic Diversity: Evidence from Deforestation in Indonesia 1 2 8 47 1 7 32 121
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 2 7 491 3 12 53 1,931
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 3 11 941 2 15 75 3,645
Redistribution Through Public Employment: The Case of Italy 2 2 7 199 3 6 27 659
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 2 214 2 2 15 878
Regulation Versus Taxation 0 1 3 89 0 1 11 294
Regulation and Investment 1 1 2 364 1 4 14 819
Regulation and Investment 0 0 0 225 2 7 14 540
Regulation and Investment 0 0 2 360 2 7 17 930
Segregation and the Quality of Government in a Cross-Section of Countries 0 0 5 104 0 1 18 426
Technology and Labor Regulations 1 2 4 150 1 2 11 578
Technology and Labor Regulations: Theory and Evidence 2 4 14 107 3 8 33 116
The Costs and Benefits of Fiscal Rules: Evidence from U.S. States 0 3 12 581 0 7 36 1,430
The Determinants of Trust 0 2 8 569 3 6 24 1,232
The Electoral Consequences of Large Fiscal Adjustments 0 1 6 166 1 2 18 262
The Euro and Structural Reforms 0 1 4 131 0 2 15 357
The European Central Bank: Reshaping Monetary Politics in Europe 1 2 5 206 1 2 9 592
The European Central Bank: Reshaping Monetary Politics in Europe 1 1 2 207 3 4 15 569
The European Union: A Politically Incorrect View 0 0 0 178 0 0 9 455
The European Union: A Politically Incorrect View 0 0 2 385 1 1 10 981
The Evolution of Ideology, Fairness and Redistribution 0 0 1 169 0 2 14 426
The Output Effect of Fiscal Consolidations 3 7 32 333 5 12 73 750
The Political Economy of Budget Deficits 3 6 19 2,243 9 21 64 3,833
The Political Economy of Capital Controls 1 2 4 540 1 5 21 1,319
The Political Economy of Capital Controls 1 6 24 344 2 12 47 691
The Political Economy of Government Debt 4 11 41 135 5 17 86 168
The Political Economy of International Unions 0 0 1 299 0 0 8 1,157
The Political Economy of International Unions 0 2 3 116 0 4 14 354
The Political Economy of the Budget Surplus in the U.S 0 0 0 109 1 1 4 369
The Politics of Ambiguity 0 0 2 107 0 1 10 458
The Politics of Monetary Policy 0 2 18 314 1 4 36 468
The Power of the Family 1 2 8 239 2 3 25 672
The Size of Countries: Does it Matter? 1 2 6 238 1 2 15 644
The Welfare State and Competitiveness 0 0 1 383 1 2 9 862
The design of fiscal adjustments 2 4 17 312 2 11 61 640
Trade, Growth, and the Size of Countries 2 3 8 385 2 8 27 799
Violence Against Women: A Cross-cultural Analysis for Africa 4 5 20 86 4 12 42 55
Voting on the Budget Deficit 0 0 1 281 0 1 7 534
Voting on the Budget Deficit 0 0 4 160 1 3 12 686
Voting on the Budget Deficit 0 0 0 179 0 1 12 774
War, Peace and the Size of Countries 0 0 2 152 1 5 32 572
What Does the European Union Do? 0 1 3 334 0 3 16 1,964
What Does the European Union Do? 0 0 1 234 0 0 10 1,734
What Does the European Union Do? 1 1 2 170 1 2 12 649
Who Adjusts and When? On the Political Economy of Reforms 0 0 4 257 1 3 20 686
Who Gives Foreign Aid to Whom and Why? 3 9 31 3,500 20 53 157 8,313
Who adjusts and when? On the political economy of reforms 0 0 1 265 0 3 13 611
Why Are Stabilizations Delayed? 0 0 0 3 4 10 45 754
Why Are There So Many Divided Senate Delegations? 0 0 0 25 0 0 5 214
Why Do Politicians Delegate? 0 0 4 131 0 1 8 320
Why Doesn't The US Have a European-Style Welfare State? 0 4 21 471 2 23 101 1,926
Why Doesn't the US Have a European-Style Welfare System? 2 6 11 270 3 22 64 1,184
Why Is Fiscal Policy Often Procyclical? 0 1 4 261 1 2 21 690
Why are Stabilizations Delayed? 1 1 3 326 3 7 45 836
Why do Politicians Delegate? 0 0 0 104 1 1 3 285
Why do Politicians Delegate? 0 0 0 129 0 1 7 256
Why is Fiscal Policy Often Procyclical? 0 2 3 309 1 4 17 617
Why is Fiscal Policy often Procyclical? 1 1 12 353 5 11 49 1,274
Why is fiscal policy often procyclical? 0 0 2 180 1 2 10 466
Why is fiscal policy often procyclical? 0 0 0 129 1 2 9 302
Work and Leisure in the U. S. and Europe: Why so Different? 0 0 2 438 2 2 14 1,492
Work and Leisure in the U.S. and Europe: Why So Different? 1 7 15 1,054 9 34 176 4,027
Total Working Papers 106 331 1,249 58,906 344 1,259 5,478 168,907
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A Theory of Divided Government 0 2 7 455 2 9 41 2,695
Alternative monetary regimes: A review essay 0 0 1 29 0 0 5 86
An overlapping generations model of electoral competition 0 1 4 133 0 3 10 319
Budget institutions and fiscal performance in Latin America 1 1 2 218 1 4 15 596
Central Bank Independence and Macroeconomic Performance: Some Comparative Evidence 10 41 134 4,019 73 181 528 10,693
Choosing (and Reneging on) Exchange Rate Regimes 1 1 2 129 1 2 11 481
Conflict, defense spending, and the number of nations 0 1 4 104 0 1 10 360
Corruption, inequality, and fairness 0 1 12 208 1 9 35 601
Credibility and politics 2 2 12 251 2 6 38 614
Deuda externa, fuga de capitales y riesgo político 0 0 1 14 0 1 9 194
Dollarization 0 1 6 451 1 6 30 1,087
Economic Integration and Political Disintegration 4 6 17 583 12 22 89 2,588
Economic Risk and Political Risk in Fiscal Unions 0 0 0 72 1 1 9 372
Electoral business cycle in industrial democracies 0 1 6 381 1 5 41 926
European Financial Market Integration 0 0 5 120 1 2 15 295
External debt, capital flight and political risk 1 1 6 203 1 3 20 551
Fiscal Discipline and the Budget Process 1 8 30 827 9 21 87 2,080
Fractionalization 12 39 116 2,040 33 105 388 5,925
Global macroeconomics: Ralph Bryant and Richard Portes, eds., (Macmillan Press, in association with CEPR, London, 1987) pp. 256, $55.00 0 0 0 20 1 1 5 119
Income distribution, political instability, and investment 1 9 26 1,114 9 27 95 2,389
Independent Central Banks: Low Inflation at No Cost? 2 6 24 777 5 14 55 1,783
Inequality and happiness: are Europeans and Americans different? 1 5 29 750 3 23 130 3,259
International Unions 0 0 4 130 1 6 31 467
Is Europe going too far? 0 1 5 145 0 2 18 430
Joseph Schumpeter Lecture: The Size of Countries: Does it Matter? 0 0 3 116 1 1 16 353
Openness, country size and government 1 2 7 395 5 8 33 1,005
Polarized platforms and moderate policies with checks and balances 0 1 1 29 0 1 5 104
Political Instability and Economic Growth 0 0 0 1 19 40 111 11,023
Political Jurisdictions in Heterogeneous Communities 0 0 7 221 0 2 42 866
Political Parties and the Business Cycle in the United States, 1948-1984 0 2 5 193 0 7 22 705
Positive and normative theories of public debt and inflation in historical perspective 0 2 5 263 1 3 16 744
Preferences for redistribution in the land of opportunities 1 2 13 336 3 10 44 868
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 4 101 4 6 36 421
Regulation And Investment 0 0 16 634 3 10 54 1,541
Reply to Blankart and Koester's Political Economics versus Public Choice Two Views of Political Economy in Competition 1 4 7 115 1 6 19 307
Rules and Discretion with Noncoordinated Monetary and Fiscal Policies 0 0 0 0 4 10 37 1,130
Tales of fiscal adjustment 0 0 5 413 2 31 77 1,234
Taxation and redistribution in an open economy 0 0 7 157 0 1 17 339
The 1992, 1994 and 1996 Elections: A Comment and a Forecast 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 274
The Euro and Structural Reforms 0 1 6 78 0 2 16 305
The European Union: A Politically Incorrect View 0 2 2 195 0 3 15 586
The Political Economy of Growth: A Critical Survey of the Recent Literature 0 0 0 12 6 8 26 2,264
The Political Economy of the Budget Surplus in the United States 0 0 0 212 0 1 8 1,031
The Political Economy of the Budget Surplus in the United States: Response 0 0 0 48 0 0 5 258
The Welfare State and Competitiveness 0 1 6 358 1 6 32 915
Togetheror separately? Issues on the costs and benefits of political and fiscal unions 0 0 3 84 0 1 14 217
Voting on the Budget Deficit 0 3 12 575 3 10 53 1,645
War, peace, and the size of countries 0 0 5 147 0 2 14 385
What does the European Union do? 0 1 3 263 0 8 39 1,334
Who Gives Foreign Aid to Whom and Why? 0 4 20 2,786 11 29 139 6,127
Who trusts others? 3 6 37 2,043 7 24 121 4,466
Why Are Stabilizations Delayed? 4 4 31 1,212 11 23 136 3,419
Total Journal Articles 46 163 658 24,160 240 707 2,867 82,776


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Europe and the Euro 0 0 0 0 3 5 15 215
Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis 0 0 0 0 7 10 41 370
Politics and Economics in the Eighties 0 0 0 0 1 4 9 152
Total Books 0 0 0 0 11 19 65 737


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Budget Deficits and Budget Institutions 1 1 9 253 1 4 27 459
Introduction to "Europe and the Euro" 0 0 0 63 0 1 6 139
Introduction to "Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis" 1 1 10 129 1 1 21 255
Introduction to "Politics and Economics in the Eighties" 0 0 0 18 0 1 4 125
Large Changes in Fiscal Policy: Taxes versus Spending 4 6 16 250 7 19 57 1,680
Macroeconomics and Politics 0 3 7 273 2 6 27 581
Optimal Currency Areas 1 1 11 158 4 8 33 367
The Design of Fiscal Adjustments 1 2 10 187 1 5 23 364
The Electoral Consequences of Large Fiscal Adjustments 0 0 4 80 2 3 12 176
The Euro and Structural Reforms 0 1 4 55 0 2 12 204
The Output Effect of Fiscal Consolidation Plans 0 0 0 0 2 4 16 33
Trade, Growth and the Size of Countries 1 6 28 483 9 36 148 2,374
Work and Leisure in the U.S. and Europe: Why So Different? 1 1 5 154 3 5 21 437
Total Chapters 10 22 104 2,103 32 95 407 7,194


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