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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 3 201 0 3 12 495
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 0 1 155 1 1 4 217
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 1 1 108 2 4 17 291
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 1 35 0 2 9 48
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 2 19 0 0 9 59
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 1 42 0 0 2 131
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 1 2 16 346 1 3 29 541
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 0 2 5 73
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 98 1 3 6 249
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 1 63
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 1 2 52
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 1 27 2 2 7 46
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 1 3 6 79
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 21 1 2 4 87
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 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? 2 3 7 142 2 4 13 193
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 1 48 2 4 18 337
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 68 0 2 7 107
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 1 2 77 5 16 36 183
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 4 12 61 2 10 31 192
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 0 56 0 0 5 97
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 1 2 65 0 2 8 47
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 1 1 2 55 1 1 7 181
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 1 2 123
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 65 1 2 5 156
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 1 7 24 2 7 18 59
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 64 0 2 6 114
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 0 0 83 5 14 30 332
Is There a Housing Bubble? 1 2 2 43 2 4 8 96
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 2 3 99 1 2 5 172
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 1 87 0 2 12 491
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 2 7 9 123 5 13 31 274
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 0 1 4 70
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 1 44 2 4 18 154
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 2 9 29 467 6 24 76 1,074
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 0 5 94 1 3 15 227
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 2 4 28 1 6 23 42
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 4 65
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 1 62 2 3 11 134
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 0 0 5 363
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 2 3 5 109
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 0 1 3 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 1 1 1 53 1 4 9 160
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 1 2 6 39 3 6 24 46
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 1 3 12 212
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 0 7 35 0 1 24 31
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 1 1 2 32 1 2 10 95
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 1 4 102
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 1 2 50 50 5 7 24 24
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 1 1 3 209
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 1 1 2 14 2 6 13 60
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 0 1 13 13 0 6 21 21
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 1 5 74
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 1 84 1 1 12 186
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 2 9 2 5 13 30
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 3 23 0 0 8 72
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 1 1 2 334 1 2 17 780
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 1 9 150
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 0 1 4 51
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 1 1 1 86 1 1 6 158
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 1 1 2 108 2 5 14 304
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 2 16 1 4 12 51
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 0 0 29 29 0 4 26 26
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 3 10 104
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 1 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 0 1 11 80
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 0 19 1 5 13 49
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 3 25 3 6 17 95
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 0 1 5 76
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 1 2 102 0 1 14 294
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 1 1 6 30 1 1 21 43
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 1 134 1 4 11 262
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 1 3 51 1 2 7 42
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 1 1 4 69
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 3 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 13 30 121
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 1 8 131
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 2 58 0 1 9 107
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 24 2 3 10 89
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 0 1 12 121
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 1 1 1 81 1 1 6 236
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 1 11 33 33 3 14 18 18
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 5 11 287
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 0 1 7 73
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 2 100 1 2 9 109
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 29 0 0 9 116
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 4 50
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 1 4 9 117
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 1 2 9 102
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 2 4 9 89 3 5 19 183
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 9 57 1 2 17 28
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 2 34 47 47 2 5 9 9
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 2 2 5 127
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 4 7 25 382 13 25 78 714
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 1 5 13 89
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 1 2 7 75 2 4 18 123
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 1 1 20 0 1 2 93
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 2 5 60 1 4 12 149
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 3 55 1 1 8 87
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 0 55 0 3 6 186
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 12 0 0 1 70
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 0 4 97 0 1 12 202
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 15 0 0 7 78
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 3 9 92
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 10 0 0 1 47
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 2 46 1 3 11 173
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 3 202 1 2 12 496
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 0 4 17 2 3 19 37
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 1 1 1 29 1 3 9 91
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 3 15 204 10 24 62 487
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 1 2 8 46 3 6 25 85
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 1 76 1 1 6 202
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? 2 4 49 49 3 11 39 39
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 1 1 1 96 1 1 9 182
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 1 3 65 2 4 8 199
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 5 206
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 0 27 2 3 18 138
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 1 9 558
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 1 3 68 3 4 36 181
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 2 3 64 64 2 6 26 26
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 0 1 23 23 4 8 19 19
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 0 1 17 88 2 5 20 34
Total Working Papers 40 133 608 8,113 161 439 1,631 20,279


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 2 2 2 45 2 2 4 133
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 31
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 1 1 1 10 1 1 5 38
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 2 2 2 166 3 3 12 501
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 25 0 1 9 139
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 2 2 55 1 7 9 229
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 1 2 113 1 6 16 306
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 2 62
Total Journal Articles 5 8 9 445 8 20 58 1,439


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 4 9 10 469 4 11 23 967
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 1 4 10 123 1 10 28 338
Total Books 5 13 20 592 5 21 51 1,305


Statistics updated 2017-04-03