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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 3 198 0 0 4 482
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 2 6 149 0 3 13 206
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 1 25 0 0 3 54
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 0 5 106 0 3 15 273
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 0 34 0 2 4 38
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 1 17 0 1 5 48
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 1 1 2 40 1 1 6 127
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 2 7 329 1 6 21 507
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 1 45 0 2 4 67
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 97 0 0 1 242
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 1 16 0 0 3 98
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 1 1 3 62
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 0 1 49
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 0 26 1 4 10 39
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 4 5 71
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 1 1 21 0 1 4 82
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 50
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 1 9 0 0 2 42
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 3 6 135 0 10 23 180
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 1 1 2 46 2 3 9 316
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 66 0 2 6 99
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 5 75 0 2 18 139
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 0 6 46 0 3 25 153
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 55 0 1 4 91
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 3 4 61 61 3 6 36 36
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 1 6 53 1 2 15 173
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 0 1 121
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 65 1 4 9 149
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 1 6 17 2 3 12 41
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 1 1 63 0 1 3 108
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 2 83 0 3 13 302
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 0 40 0 0 0 85
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 0 96 1 1 3 166
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 1 2 86 2 4 10 478
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 0 1 7 114 2 7 19 240
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 1 21 0 2 6 64
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 42 2 4 11 133
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 5 8 18 437 9 15 39 990
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 0 3 89 2 5 10 210
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 3 23 23 0 5 17 17
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 1 2 60
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 1 1 3 61 3 6 21 121
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 1 46 0 1 8 356
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 1 2 5 104
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 1 38 0 1 2 83
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 0 1 67
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 52 0 2 3 147
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 0 1 29 29 1 5 16 16
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 4 6 13 199
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 3 27 27 27 2 6 6 6
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 0 30 0 1 7 85
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 1 1 97
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 1 2 6 205
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 0 12 2 4 5 44
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 3 7 68
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 1 83 4 8 31 171
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 3 4 6 6 7 10 13 13
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 20 4 6 7 63
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 2 332 0 2 14 759
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 0 1 54
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 1 25 1 4 8 140
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 4 0 0 3 47
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 85 0 1 2 151
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 2 4 106 1 4 16 284
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 2 13 0 1 4 37
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 3 5 5 144
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 34 0 2 7 94
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 1 51
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 1 2 4 68
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 6 19 0 2 17 33
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 1 1 2 22 1 4 9 77
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 0 1 7 68
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 0 1 99 2 4 8 278
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 0 6 23 0 3 15 21
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 1 132 1 5 9 248
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 2 48 48 2 8 33 33
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 65
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 8 0 0 5 39
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 21 0 0 2 131
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 0 2 11 88
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 3 5 122
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 1 56 1 4 7 96
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 40 1 3 6 104
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 23 1 3 4 76
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 80 0 1 7 230
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 5 10 272
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 1 43 1 3 10 117
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 7 1 2 5 65
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 4 97 0 2 7 97
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 0 28 0 2 13 106
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 3 3 3 45
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 0 2 3 107
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 1 4 92
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 1 7 78 0 4 20 157
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 7 48 48 48 4 8 8 8
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 2 6 121
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 8 14 64 347 9 26 134 615
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 1 3 13 75
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 2 68 0 2 8 104
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 1 1 2 91
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 1 55 2 5 7 136
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 0 52 0 1 3 79
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 1 55 0 3 10 178
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 1 12 0 1 4 68
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 1 3 92 1 5 13 188
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 14 0 4 7 66
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 1 2 6 83
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 2 2 2 10 2 2 3 45
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 3 43 1 3 11 160
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 2 7 195 1 4 13 479
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 0 12 12 2 4 15 15
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 1 28 0 1 5 81
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 4 5 10 186 8 17 40 416
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 3 3 17 37 3 4 45 56
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 0 73 0 7 10 193
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 0 4 123
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 95 1 3 13 172
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 1 3 66
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 1 1 61 0 3 7 189
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 0 1 63
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 1 3 198
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 1 3 27 0 4 11 117
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 0 1 95
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 1 1 7 129 1 3 10 548
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 0 3 64 0 2 13 141
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 67 67 67 67 8 8 8 8
Total Working Papers 111 215 597 7,441 127 394 1,272 18,372


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 0 42 2 3 8 124
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 2 3 3 30
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 33
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 1 164 0 3 12 487
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 1 25 0 0 3 128
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 3 53 0 2 8 219
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 1 9 110 3 5 25 284
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 60
Total Journal Articles 0 2 14 434 7 16 60 1,365


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 3 8 458 1 8 23 940
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 0 6 17 107 1 13 38 301
Total Books 0 9 25 565 2 21 61 1,241


Statistics updated 2016-02-03