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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 2 198 1 2 5 484
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 1 6 10 155 1 8 18 214
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 1 25 0 0 2 54
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 1 5 107 0 1 14 274
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 0 34 0 1 4 39
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 17 0 2 6 50
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 1 2 4 42 1 3 7 130
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 1 5 330 0 5 20 512
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 0 1 4 68
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 97 1 2 3 244
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 98
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 0 0 2 62
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 1 2 3 51
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 0 26 0 0 7 39
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 2 7 73
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 1 21 0 1 4 83
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 1 2 2 52
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 1 9 0 0 2 42
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 0 4 135 0 0 16 180
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 1 3 47 1 4 9 320
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 1 1 2 67 1 2 6 101
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 2 75 1 9 21 148
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 3 7 49 4 12 28 165
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 1 2 56 0 1 5 92
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 2 15 63 0 3 29 39
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 6 53 0 1 15 174
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 0 0 121
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 65 0 2 10 151
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 1 5 18 1 1 9 42
Increasing Inequality in the United States 1 1 2 64 1 1 3 109
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 2 83 1 1 12 303
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 1 1 41 0 3 3 88
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 0 96 0 1 3 167
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 1 86 2 3 11 481
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 0 0 3 114 5 8 21 248
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 1 21 1 3 8 67
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 1 2 2 44 1 4 14 137
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 1 2 16 439 7 15 46 1,005
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 1 1 3 90 3 5 14 215
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 1 24 24 0 2 19 19
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 1 2 4 62
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 3 61 0 2 19 123
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 1 46 1 3 9 359
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 0 0 4 104
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 1 2 3 85
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 2 3 69
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 52 1 5 7 152
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 0 4 33 33 2 8 23 24
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 1 2 15 201
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 1 2 29 29 3 4 10 10
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 0 30 0 0 4 85
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 1 2 98
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 4
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 0 1 5 206
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 0 12 0 3 8 47
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 1 7 69
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 83 1 4 28 175
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 1 7 7 0 4 17 17
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 20 0 1 8 64
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 2 332 1 5 17 764
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 2 2 56
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 25 2 3 8 143
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 47
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 85 0 1 3 152
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 2 106 1 7 18 291
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 1 2 3 15 1 3 6 40
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 2 7 146
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 34 0 0 5 94
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 1 2 2 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 2 3 7 71
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 6 19 0 3 12 36
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 1 1 3 23 1 2 11 79
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 0 3 8 71
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 1 2 100 1 3 10 281
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 2 3 5 26 2 3 12 24
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 1 1 133 0 3 8 251
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 1 1 6 49 1 3 22 36
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 65
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 1 9 0 4 5 43
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 1 22 0 3 4 134
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 5 12 93
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 2 3 7 125
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 56 0 2 7 98
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 40 2 7 12 111
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 23 1 4 7 80
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 80 2 2 6 232
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 5 12 277
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 43 0 0 5 117
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 7 0 1 5 66
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 1 2 3 99 1 4 9 101
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 0 28 0 1 8 107
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 1 4 46
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 0 1 3 108
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 1 2 4 94
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 2 6 80 1 8 22 165
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 3 3 51 51 2 5 13 13
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 1 2 7 123
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 7 17 57 364 12 33 124 648
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 0 1 8 76
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 1 1 2 69 1 2 8 106
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 0 0 1 91
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 0 55 1 2 7 138
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 0 52 0 0 1 79
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 1 55 0 2 12 180
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 1 12 0 1 4 69
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 3 4 7 96 4 6 16 194
The Right to Rent Plan 0 1 1 15 0 5 10 71
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 1 1 6 84
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 2 10 0 1 4 46
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 4 10 199 0 5 16 484
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 2 4 45 1 3 12 163
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 1 2 3 14 2 5 14 20
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 1 28 0 1 5 82
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 4 12 190 5 14 43 430
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 2 3 15 40 2 6 30 62
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 1 3 3 76 3 6 13 199
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 0 2 123
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 0 95 3 4 10 176
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 0 3 66
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 1 2 62 0 2 8 191
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 1 1 64
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 3 4 201
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 3 27 5 8 18 125
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 2 3 97
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 5 129 0 1 9 549
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 1 4 65 2 6 15 147
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 5 9 76 76 4 10 18 18
Total Working Papers 41 105 511 7,546 125 401 1,331 18,773


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 1 1 43 0 5 13 129
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 3 30
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 33
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 164 4 6 17 493
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 1 25 1 3 6 131
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 2 53 1 2 6 221
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 1 4 111 0 6 21 290
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 60
Total Journal Articles 0 2 9 436 6 22 67 1,387


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 1 7 459 2 6 25 946
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 2 8 22 115 2 11 41 312
Total Books 2 9 29 574 4 17 66 1,258


Statistics updated 2016-05-03