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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 3 202 0 1 9 496
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 2 2 157 0 3 5 219
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 54
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 0 1 108 1 4 19 293
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 1 35 0 0 9 48
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 2 19 1 2 11 61
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 1 1 43 1 2 3 133
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 1 2 16 347 1 2 28 542
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 0 0 5 73
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 98 0 2 6 250
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 3 19 0 1 7 106
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 63
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 0 1 52
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 1 27 0 2 7 46
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 1 6 79
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 1 1 1 22 1 2 5 88
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 1 1 1 7 1 1 3 55
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 42
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 2 6 142 1 4 14 195
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 0 48 1 4 17 339
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 1 2 69 0 1 7 108
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 2 77 5 14 43 192
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 4 14 64 2 7 30 197
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 0 56 0 2 7 99
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 1 1 3 66 1 1 8 48
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 2 3 56 0 2 7 182
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 0 2 123
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 1 1 1 66 1 4 8 159
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 1 7 25 1 4 18 61
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 0 64 0 0 5 114
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 1 1 84 4 14 38 341
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 1 2 43 0 3 9 97
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 2 99 0 1 4 172
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 1 1 2 88 2 4 14 495
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 2 6 13 127 2 11 30 280
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 1 1 4 71
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 44 0 2 16 154
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 2 6 31 471 5 16 77 1,084
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 1 1 4 95 1 3 11 229
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 0 3 28 0 1 21 42
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 3 65
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 1 62 0 4 12 136
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 2 2 5 365
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 4 7 10 114
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 0 0 1 87
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 0 1 70
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 1 1 53 0 1 8 160
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 1 3 8 41 2 7 24 50
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 1 1 1 44 2 3 13 214
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 0 4 35 1 2 19 33
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 1 2 32 0 1 9 95
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 1 1 17 0 1 5 103
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 0 2 20 51 0 7 22 26
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 0 1 3 209
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 1 2 14 1 3 14 61
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 0 1 14 14 0 1 22 22
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 1 1 6 75
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 1 84 0 1 11 186
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 1 9 1 3 13 31
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 3 23 0 0 8 72
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 1 334 0 2 15 781
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 0 6 150
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 51
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 1 1 86 0 2 7 159
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 1 2 108 0 2 13 304
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 16 0 2 12 52
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 0 1 16 30 1 2 20 28
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 0 2 148
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 1 35 1 2 9 105
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 0 0 9 80
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 0 19 0 1 13 49
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 2 25 0 3 15 95
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 1 1 6 77
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 0 2 102 1 2 15 296
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 1 4 30 0 1 18 43
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 1 134 0 1 11 262
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 0 2 51 0 1 6 42
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 1 4 7 72
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 22 0 0 2 136
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 9 0 0 2 46
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 5 15 38 131
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 0 6 131
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 2 58 1 1 10 108
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 24 0 3 10 90
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 0 1 11 122
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 1 1 81 0 2 4 237
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 1 4 36 36 3 9 24 24
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 0 4 13 290
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 2 45 0 0 4 121
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 8 1 2 9 75
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 1 100 1 2 9 110
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 29 1 1 10 117
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 3 50
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 0 1 8 117
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 1 8 102
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 3 10 90 1 7 21 187
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 1 2 6 59 3 6 18 33
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 2 5 50 50 4 7 14 14
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 2 4 127
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 1 8 21 386 2 25 75 726
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 0 2 14 90
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 1 2 7 76 1 5 20 126
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 20 0 0 2 93
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 5 60 1 3 13 151
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 3 55 0 2 9 88
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 0 55 0 0 4 186
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 1 1 13 0 1 2 71
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 0 1 97 1 2 10 204
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 15 1 3 8 81
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 0 8 92
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 1 1 1 11 1 1 2 48
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 46 0 1 10 173
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 1 2 203 1 3 11 498
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 1 4 18 0 4 19 39
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 1 1 29 1 2 10 92
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 4 17 207 8 28 71 505
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 0 1 6 46 2 5 23 87
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 0 76 0 1 3 202
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 0 2 125
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 1 3 47 50 2 7 38 43
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 1 1 96 1 2 7 183
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 68
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 3 65 1 3 9 200
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 0 1 65
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 0 4 206
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 1 2 2 29 1 4 14 140
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 0 0 97
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 1 130 0 0 7 558
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 2 4 69 1 4 33 182
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 0 3 65 65 1 6 30 30
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 0 0 23 23 1 5 20 20
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 1 3 15 91 1 6 20 38
Total Working Papers 28 102 564 8,175 100 382 1,640 20,500


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 2 2 45 0 2 4 133
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 31
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 1 1 10 0 1 5 38
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 1 5 5 169 1 9 14 507
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 25 0 0 8 139
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 2 55 0 1 8 229
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 1 1 2 114 2 3 16 308
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 2 62
Total Journal Articles 2 9 12 449 3 16 58 1,447


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 1 6 12 471 1 7 23 970
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 1 5 12 127 1 6 30 343
Total Books 2 11 24 598 2 13 53 1,313


Statistics updated 2017-06-02