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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 2 2 4 204 2 2 8 498
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 1 3 158 0 1 5 220
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 1 1 26 0 1 1 55
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 0 1 108 1 2 17 294
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 1 2 36 0 1 8 49
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 2 19 0 1 6 61
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 2 3 45 0 3 4 135
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 1 4 17 350 2 6 30 547
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 1 1 5 74
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 1 1 99 0 1 6 251
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 2 19 0 0 4 106
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 1 1 10 0 1 1 64
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 0 1 52
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 1 27 0 0 4 46
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 1 4 80
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 2 2 23 0 3 5 90
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 2 2 8 5 7 9 61
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 1 1 10 0 1 1 43
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 1 6 143 1 3 14 197
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 1 1 49 1 4 16 342
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 3 70 1 2 6 110
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 1 77 4 13 45 200
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 3 16 66 2 7 34 202
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 0 56 0 1 5 100
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 3 4 68 0 3 6 50
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 3 56 0 0 6 182
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 1 1 22 0 1 3 124
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 1 1 66 1 2 7 160
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 1 6 25 0 3 17 63
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 0 64 0 0 5 114
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 2 3 86 4 14 45 351
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 2 43 1 1 8 98
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 2 4 101 1 2 4 174
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 1 2 88 0 2 10 495
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 0 2 12 127 0 2 24 280
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 0 1 3 71
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 44 1 2 14 156
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 2 6 33 475 6 16 81 1,095
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 1 3 95 1 3 10 231
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 0 2 28 1 2 17 44
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 1 1 9 0 1 3 66
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 1 62 0 0 7 136
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 1 5 7 368
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 1 6 11 116
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 1 1 39 0 1 2 88
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 70
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 53 0 0 6 160
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 0 1 8 41 1 3 21 51
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 1 1 44 1 4 10 216
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 0 4 35 0 1 15 33
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 2 32 0 0 5 95
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 1 17 0 0 2 103
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 0 1 7 52 0 2 18 28
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 1 1 1 85 1 2 4 211
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 2 3 16 1 5 14 65
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 0 0 14 14 0 0 22 22
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 1 1 34 3 6 9 80
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 84 2 2 7 188
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 1 9 0 4 12 34
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 3 23 0 0 6 72
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 1 1 2 335 1 2 15 783
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 1 1 5 151
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 1 1 5 0 1 4 52
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 1 86 1 1 5 160
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 1 3 109 2 4 15 308
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 1 1 17 1 3 11 55
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 0 0 8 30 1 3 15 30
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 1 1 1 149
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 35 1 3 8 107
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 1 1 7 81
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 1 1 20 0 1 7 50
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 1 2 26 0 2 12 97
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 0 3 5 79
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 0 2 102 1 2 11 297
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 1 3 31 1 2 10 45
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 1 134 1 2 8 264
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 0 2 51 0 0 3 42
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 1 1 20 0 2 7 73
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 1 10 0 1 3 47
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 22 0 0 2 136
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 43 139
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 0 3 131
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 2 58 1 2 6 109
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 1 2 25 1 3 10 93
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 1 1 8 123
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 81 0 0 3 237
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 0 3 38 38 0 8 29 29
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 1 11 291
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 2 45 0 0 3 121
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 8 1 2 7 76
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 1 100 0 1 6 110
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 29 0 2 7 118
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 1 1 9 0 1 3 51
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 0 0 6 117
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 2 7 104
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 0 10 90 0 1 18 187
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 4 9 62 0 6 16 36
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 0 2 50 50 0 4 14 14
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 0 3 127
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 2 3 20 388 7 11 72 735
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 1 1 13 91
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 1 6 76 0 1 15 126
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 1 2 21 1 2 4 95
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 5 60 1 2 11 152
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 3 55 2 2 9 90
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 1 1 56 0 1 4 187
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 1 13 0 0 1 71
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 1 1 1 98 2 3 8 206
The Right to Rent Plan 0 1 1 16 0 2 6 82
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 1 1 40 2 4 10 96
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 2 2 12 0 2 3 49
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 46 0 0 7 173
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 2 3 204 1 3 11 500
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 1 5 19 0 1 16 40
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 1 29 2 5 10 96
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 2 16 208 10 23 79 520
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 0 1 6 47 1 4 20 89
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 0 76 0 0 1 202
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 1 1 18 0 1 2 126
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 0 2 12 51 0 4 32 45
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 96 0 1 3 183
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 1 1 20 0 1 3 69
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 3 65 0 1 8 200
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 1 1 22 0 1 2 66
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 0 3 206
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 2 3 30 0 2 8 141
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 1 1 32 0 1 1 98
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 1 2 131 0 1 7 559
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 2 5 70 2 6 30 187
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 0 0 65 65 0 4 33 33
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 0 1 24 24 0 2 21 21
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 0 1 13 91 0 1 15 38
Total Working Papers 14 103 550 8,250 102 333 1,505 20,733


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 2 45 0 0 4 133
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 1 2 32
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 1 10 0 0 4 38
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 1 2 6 170 3 6 15 512
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 25 0 1 6 140
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 2 55 0 0 8 229
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 2 4 5 117 5 8 19 314
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 1 2 63
Total Journal Articles 3 6 16 453 8 17 60 1,461


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 1 2 12 472 2 4 22 973
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 2 3 12 129 3 6 30 348
Total Books 3 5 24 601 5 10 52 1,321


Statistics updated 2017-08-03