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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 1 4 196 1 2 9 479
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 2 7 143 0 2 14 193
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 24 1 5 8 52
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 1 5 20 102 2 11 55 260
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 1 34 0 2 4 34
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 16 0 0 10 43
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 0 38 2 4 10 123
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 2 12 322 0 8 34 486
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 1 44 0 1 10 63
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 2 96 0 1 8 241
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 0 15 2 9 12 97
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 1 6 10 60
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 2 8 48
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 4 26 1 2 20 30
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 0 1 66
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 20 0 1 3 78
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 49
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 0 8 0 1 3 40
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 1 3 6 130 2 5 20 159
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 0 44 0 0 6 307
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 0 2 5 66
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 2 2 3 65 2 5 11 95
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 3 8 24 73 4 17 49 125
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 0 7 40 1 6 28 129
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 54 0 0 8 87
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 3 3 47 1 7 14 159
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 1 4 120
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 64 0 1 5 140
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 1 5 11 2 8 18 31
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 1 1 62 0 3 7 105
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 81 0 1 13 289
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 2 40 0 0 6 85
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 4 96 1 6 13 164
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 5 84 0 1 14 468
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 2 3 10 109 2 4 22 223
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 20 1 3 9 59
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 42 0 2 8 122
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 0 3 11 419 3 11 35 954
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 1 1 5 87 1 3 18 201
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 3 11 58
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 5 58 2 5 24 102
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 1 45 0 4 21 348
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 0 0 4 99
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 37 0 1 4 81
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 1 15 0 1 6 66
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 3 52 1 2 11 145
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 0 4 10 186
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 1 3 30 2 7 14 80
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 0 9 96
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 3 84 1 1 12 200
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 12 0 2 10 39
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 0 2 61
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 1 1 1 83 1 1 8 141
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 56
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 3 330 0 3 24 745
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 1 18 0 2 9 53
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 24 0 0 5 132
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 44
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 1 2 85 0 2 5 149
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 0 102 1 4 9 269
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 4 11 0 0 16 33
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 3 7 139
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 2 34 2 2 7 89
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 1 1 15 1 2 4 51
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 0 4 6 64
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 13 13 13 2 18 18 18
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 10 20 0 1 29 68
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 1 1 13 1 6 13 62
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 2 6 98 0 4 18 270
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 3 20 20 20 1 7 7 7
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 2 131 0 0 9 239
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 1 19 0 1 11 63
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 8 0 5 7 34
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 3 21 0 2 6 129
The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 2 25 3 8 14 80
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 1 3 6 118
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 1 1 1 56 1 2 8 90
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 23 0 2 10 72
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 39 0 0 7 98
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 79 0 1 10 223
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 1 94 1 2 9 263
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 42 4 8 11 111
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 1 2 6 0 3 14 60
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 2 2 4 95 0 1 12 90
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 0 28 3 8 21 96
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 1 42
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 2 42 0 0 8 104
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 1 1 34 1 5 10 89
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 5 10 71 1 8 39 138
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 1 46 0 1 11 115
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 5 8 57 288 11 18 107 492
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 4 8 17 66
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 1 2 66 0 1 5 96
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 0 1 2 89
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 2 54 0 0 5 129
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 0 52 1 6 9 77
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 0 54 0 2 8 168
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 11 1 4 8 65
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 2 13 89 1 3 27 176
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 14 0 1 4 59
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 1 6 14 78
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 8 0 3 6 42
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 40 0 1 6 149
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 4 188 0 1 24 466
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 9 9 9 9 1 1 1 1
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 27 0 1 7 76
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 4 10 177 4 14 65 380
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 3 23 23 23 8 19 19 19
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 1 73 0 1 7 183
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 2 6 9 121
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 0 94 2 8 16 161
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 2 4 63
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 1 60 1 2 12 183
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 1 4 7 63
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 1 98 0 4 10 195
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 1 24 0 1 15 106
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 1 3 94
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 1 122 0 0 8 538
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 1 10 61 1 7 39 129
Total Working Papers 36 134 389 6,880 99 418 1,551 17,199


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 1 1 42 0 3 5 116
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 1 3 27
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 32
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 163 1 3 6 476
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 24 0 3 4 125
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 1 50 1 2 7 212
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 0 10 101 1 8 33 260
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 1 60
Total Journal Articles 0 1 13 420 3 20 59 1,308


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 0 12 450 1 4 35 918
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 1 3 18 91 3 13 60 266
Total Books 1 3 30 541 4 17 95 1,184


Statistics updated 2015-03-02