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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 2 4 195 0 4 10 475
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 2 6 138 0 5 21 185
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 24 0 0 2 46
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 1 6 17 90 6 19 53 230
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 1 1 34 0 1 4 32
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 16 0 1 9 37
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 0 38 0 0 3 115
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 2 4 12 314 2 7 27 463
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 3 43 2 2 19 60
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 1 1 1 95 2 4 6 239
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 1 15 0 1 6 87
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 1 3 5 54
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 1 3 43
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 23 23 1 7 20 20
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 1 11 0 0 9 66
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 20 0 2 4 77
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 1 2 5 49
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 0 8 0 0 1 38
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 0 6 124 0 4 28 144
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 0 44 0 2 6 305
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 0 1 4 63
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 0 0 0 62 0 1 8 86
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 4 55 55 3 12 94 94
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 3 11 37 2 4 32 113
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 53 0 1 7 81
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 1 44 1 4 10 149
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 0 3 118
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 64 0 2 9 138
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 1 7 7 0 3 18 18
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 61 0 3 10 102
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 1 81 1 7 22 285
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 1 5 40 0 1 8 84
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 2 5 95 0 2 8 156
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 2 4 82 0 4 18 462
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 1 4 11 104 1 8 26 212
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 1 20 1 1 8 52
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 1 42 2 2 10 118
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 1 2 11 411 1 8 50 934
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 0 4 84 1 5 15 193
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 6 8 55
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 1 3 8 56 4 10 25 91
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 44 3 5 14 335
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 1 38 0 2 5 98
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 37 1 1 2 79
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 14 0 0 2 62
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 2 50 1 2 15 140
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 0 2 8 179
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 1 4 29 1 3 11 70
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 2 6 19 96
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 2 2 83 1 3 7 193
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 2 12 0 4 17 36
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 0 11 61
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 82 0 0 4 136
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 19 0 1 7 56
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 1 2 4 329 3 8 30 731
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 1 18 0 4 7 50
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 24 0 0 6 131
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 3 0 1 4 43
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 1 84 1 1 12 147
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 1 102 0 1 8 263
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 3 4 10 0 9 23 27
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 2 6 135
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 2 3 34 0 2 11 86
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 14 0 1 3 49
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 0 0 7 59
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 3 4 15 15 5 10 55 55
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 12 0 3 9 54
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 1 7 94 0 2 16 256
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 1 2 130 1 3 14 236
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 1 18 0 1 7 55
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 2 19 0 1 5 125
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 28
The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 1 1 2 25 1 2 10 70
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 2 6 115
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 55 1 4 7 87
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 39 0 2 21 98
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 23 2 2 10 67
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 3 79 1 2 13 219
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 2 93 1 1 7 257
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 42 0 1 6 103
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 1 1 5 0 1 7 48
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 12 91 0 2 12 81
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 28 0 2 10 80
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 1 8 0 0 4 42
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 1 1 41 0 3 12 102
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 33 0 1 6 83
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 1 2 8 64 2 11 36 118
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 1 1 2 46 3 4 11 111
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 3 6 66 264 4 11 112 438
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 1 18 1 5 16 56
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 2 65 0 1 13 94
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 0 0 1 88
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 2 7 54 0 2 12 127
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 1 52 0 2 11 71
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 1 54 0 2 7 163
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 11 0 1 4 60
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 4 6 23 84 5 9 44 164
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 14 0 2 7 58
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 6 14 72
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 8 0 2 4 39
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 1 40 1 3 9 147
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 4 11 188 2 13 40 462
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 27 0 2 10 74
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 3 13 171 5 27 95 351
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 1 72 0 1 7 178
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 0 4 114
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 94 0 1 11 149
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 60
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 1 60 0 1 12 177
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 1 1 2 58
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 2 98 0 1 8 188
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 1 2 24 1 5 39 101
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 1 2 93
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 1 4 122 0 3 13 535
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 4 4 55 1 11 26 106
Total Working Papers 25 89 435 6,640 83 381 1,684 16,344


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 3 41 0 0 8 113
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 1 1 1 25
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 1 9 0 0 3 32
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 1 163 0 1 10 471
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 1 24 0 0 2 122
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 2 49 0 3 13 209
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 2 7 94 1 6 30 236
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 4 26 1 1 7 60
Total Journal Articles 0 3 19 411 3 12 74 1,268


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 2 8 441 3 9 31 894
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 2 5 14 78 10 23 73 233
Total Books 2 7 22 519 13 32 104 1,127


Statistics updated 2014-07-03