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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 3 5 205 1 3 8 499
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 0 3 158 1 2 7 222
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 1 26 0 0 1 55
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 1 2 109 3 6 17 299
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 2 36 0 0 6 49
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 2 19 0 0 4 61
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 1 4 46 0 2 6 137
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 2 16 351 1 5 28 550
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 1 3 6 76
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 99 0 1 7 252
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 0 19 0 1 3 107
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 10 0 0 1 64
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 1 2 53
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 1 27 0 2 5 48
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 2 3 7 83
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 2 23 0 0 5 90
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 2 8 0 5 8 61
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 1 10 0 0 1 43
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 0 6 143 0 2 14 198
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 1 2 50 2 5 17 346
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 66
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 0 0 3 70 0 2 6 111
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 1 77 4 14 52 210
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 3 16 68 4 11 41 211
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 0 56 3 3 8 103
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 0 4 68 1 1 6 51
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 2 56 0 0 3 182
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 1 22 0 0 3 124
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 66 0 2 8 161
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 1 7 26 2 4 21 67
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 0 64 1 1 5 115
Investment Bank Welfare? The Implicit Bank Subsidies in the Primary Dealer Credit Facility (PDCF) and the Term Securities Lending Facility (TSLF) Created by the Federal Reserve Board 0 0 3 86 5 15 55 362
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 2 43 0 1 8 98
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 4 101 0 1 4 174
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 1 1 3 89 3 3 12 498
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 1 1 13 128 1 2 23 282
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 1 1 4 72
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 44 1 3 12 158
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 3 6 36 479 8 19 90 1,108
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 1 4 96 1 5 13 235
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 0 2 28 1 2 18 45
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 1 9 0 0 3 66
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 1 2 63 2 3 9 139
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 1 2 8 369
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 1 3 13 118
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 1 39 0 0 2 88
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 70
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 53 1 2 6 162
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 0 1 6 42 1 3 17 53
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 1 44 2 4 12 219
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 0 4 35 1 1 9 34
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 2 32 0 0 4 95
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 1 17 0 1 3 104
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 0 1 7 53 1 2 19 30
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 1 1 85 0 1 4 211
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 3 16 2 3 14 67
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 0 0 4 14 1 2 19 24
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 1 34 2 6 10 83
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 84 0 3 7 189
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 0 9 1 3 13 37
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 3 23 0 1 6 73
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 2 335 0 1 12 783
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 56
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 25 0 2 6 152
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 5 0 0 3 52
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 1 86 0 1 4 160
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 3 109 2 5 17 311
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 17 2 3 12 57
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 0 0 6 30 1 2 15 31
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 2 2 150
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 35 2 5 10 111
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 1 3 8 83
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 1 20 2 2 8 52
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 1 26 1 1 11 98
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 2 2 6 81
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 0 2 102 1 3 12 299
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 0 2 31 0 1 5 45
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 1 134 2 5 11 268
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 0 2 51 1 1 4 43
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 1 20 0 0 6 73
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 1 1 2 11 2 2 4 49
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 22 0 0 1 136
The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 25 4 15 53 149
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 1 3 132
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 2 58 0 2 7 110
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 1 4 8 126
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 2 25 0 2 9 94
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 81 1 1 4 238
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 0 0 38 38 0 2 31 31
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 0 3 12 293
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 2 45 1 1 4 122
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 8 1 2 7 77
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 1 100 1 1 6 111
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 29 1 1 7 119
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 1 9 0 1 3 52
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 1 1 1 43 1 1 7 118
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 4 5 10 109
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 0 8 90 0 0 15 187
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 9 62 1 2 18 38
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 1 1 51 51 1 1 15 15
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 0 3 127
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 3 7 24 393 5 17 76 745
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 2 3 10 93
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 5 76 1 1 14 127
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 2 21 0 1 4 95
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 5 60 1 3 13 154
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 1 3 56 2 5 9 93
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 1 56 0 0 4 187
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 1 13 0 0 1 71
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 1 2 2 99 2 5 9 209
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 16 0 1 7 83
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 1 40 1 4 11 98
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 2 12 0 0 2 49
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 2 204 1 3 10 502
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 1 2 47 1 2 8 175
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 0 5 19 0 0 13 40
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 1 29 1 4 11 98
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 2 14 209 9 27 86 537
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 0 1 5 48 0 2 18 90
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 0 76 1 1 2 203
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 1 18 0 0 2 126
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 0 0 8 51 1 1 25 46
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 96 0 1 4 184
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 1 20 0 0 2 69
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 3 65 1 1 8 201
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 1 22 0 0 2 66
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 0 2 206
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 3 30 0 0 7 141
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 1 32 0 0 1 98
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 1 131 1 1 5 560
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 2 7 72 2 7 31 192
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 0 0 12 65 1 1 31 34
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 0 0 4 24 0 0 17 21
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 0 0 7 91 3 3 17 41
Total Working Papers 17 47 461 8,283 135 351 1,564 20,982


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 2 45 0 0 4 133
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 32
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 1 10 0 0 3 38
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 6 170 2 5 16 514
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 1 1 1 26 1 1 3 141
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 1 3 56 0 2 10 231
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 2 5 117 0 5 18 314
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 2 63
Total Journal Articles 1 5 18 455 3 13 58 1,466


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 1 12 472 1 3 22 974
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 0 2 10 129 4 9 32 354
Total Books 0 3 22 601 5 12 54 1,328


Statistics updated 2017-10-05