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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 2 200 0 1 10 492
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 0 6 155 0 1 10 216
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 1 107 0 5 14 287
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 1 1 35 2 3 8 46
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 2 2 19 0 2 11 59
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 3 42 0 0 5 131
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 4 9 15 344 9 18 34 540
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 1 1 4 71
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 98 1 1 4 246
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 3 19 0 1 7 105
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 0 0 2 63
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 51
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 1 1 27 0 1 6 44
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 0 5 76
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 21 0 0 3 85
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 1 4 54
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 4 139 0 5 9 189
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 3 48 2 4 19 333
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 1 67 0 0 6 105
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 1 76 4 9 28 167
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 5 11 57 2 12 29 182
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 56 1 2 6 97
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 0 6 64 0 1 13 46
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 1 54 0 1 8 180
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 1 1 1 122
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 65 0 1 6 154
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 4 7 23 1 7 14 53
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 64 1 2 4 112
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 0 83 4 11 16 318
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 1 41 1 2 7 92
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 1 97 0 0 5 170
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 1 1 87 1 4 14 490
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 0 1 2 116 0 3 24 262
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 1 2 6 70
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 2 44 2 4 19 150
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 4 15 26 458 9 34 71 1,052
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 2 5 94 0 2 16 224
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 0 3 26 6 10 20 37
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 2 5 65
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 1 2 62 0 2 14 132
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 1 3 8 364
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 1 1 3 106
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 0 0 3 86
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 1 1 4 71
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 52 0 0 9 156
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 1 1 8 37 3 4 25 40
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 1 2 14 209
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 4 11 35 1 5 26 30
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 1 1 31 1 2 8 93
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 0 4 101
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 0 2 48 48 1 7 18 18
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 0 1 4 208
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 13 0 1 12 54
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 1 2 12 12 4 11 16 16
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 0 5 73
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 1 84 0 3 18 185
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 6 9 0 1 19 25
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 3 3 23 1 5 13 72
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 333 2 9 21 780
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 0 2 56
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 25 2 3 10 149
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 0 1 3 50
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 85 1 1 6 157
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 1 1 1 107 3 5 16 299
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 3 16 2 2 10 47
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 2 5 29 29 3 7 23 23
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 0 7 148
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 1 35 0 0 7 101
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 2 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 3 4 12 79
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 0 19 0 0 11 44
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 4 25 1 2 13 89
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 0 0 7 75
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 1 2 101 0 6 17 293
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 0 6 29 0 2 21 42
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 1 2 134 0 1 11 258
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 1 2 50 0 1 9 40
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 0 1 3 68
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 1 22 0 1 5 136
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 1 9 1 1 7 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 2 12 20 108
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 1 1 8 130
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 2 2 58 0 3 11 106
The Gains from Right to Rent 1 1 1 24 1 1 11 86
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 1 2 17 120
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 0 80 1 1 5 235
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 23 23 23 23 5 5 5 5
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 1 11 282
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 2 2 45 0 3 5 121
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 1 1 8 1 2 8 72
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 1 3 100 0 2 10 107
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 1 1 29 1 4 10 116
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 1 8 50
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 0 3 7 114
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 1 8 100
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 2 3 7 85 4 6 21 178
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 1 5 17 58 1 6 22 26
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 16 16 16 16 5 5 5 5
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 1 4 125
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 2 6 36 375 5 20 83 689
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 0 1 10 84
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 2 5 73 1 6 15 119
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 0 1 2 92
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 3 3 3 58 3 5 12 146
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 1 2 3 55 1 2 7 86
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 0 55 0 0 5 183
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 12 0 1 3 71
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 0 5 97 0 1 14 201
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 15 1 3 13 79
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 1 2 7 89
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 2 10 0 0 4 47
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 7 202 0 2 16 494
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 2 45 1 3 11 170
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 1 3 5 17 2 7 21 34
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 28 0 1 7 88
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 4 6 19 201 5 12 55 463
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 1 1 10 44 5 8 27 80
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 3 76 0 0 8 201
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 1 2 125
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 1 2 45 45 3 7 28 28
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 0 95 1 2 11 182
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 1 2 68
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 1 2 3 64 1 2 6 195
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 1 2 65
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 1 2 8 206
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 0 27 0 1 18 135
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 0 2 97
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 2 130 1 2 10 557
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 2 3 67 2 32 52 193
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 0 8 61 61 2 17 20 20
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 0 2 22 22 4 9 13 13
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 3 5 89 89 4 5 29 29
Total Working Papers 75 165 657 7,987 150 467 1,640 19,885


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 1 43 0 2 9 131
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 1 3 31
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 9 0 2 4 37
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 0 164 0 1 12 499
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 25 0 0 10 138
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 0 53 1 1 3 222
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 0 2 112 1 4 19 300
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 1 2 62
Total Journal Articles 0 0 3 437 2 12 62 1,420


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 0 2 460 2 5 18 957
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 0 0 12 119 2 7 29 329
Total Books 0 0 14 579 4 12 47 1,286


Statistics updated 2017-01-03