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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 1 199 0 4 5 487
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 1 9 155 0 1 14 214
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 0 5 107 1 1 12 275
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 0 34 0 0 4 39
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 17 1 1 5 51
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 1 3 42 0 1 5 130
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 1 2 7 332 1 3 19 515
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 0 0 3 68
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 97 0 1 3 244
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 0 16 0 1 1 99
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 0 1 2 63
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 1 2 51
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 0 26 1 1 8 40
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 0 7 73
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 1 21 0 0 3 83
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 1 2 52
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? 0 1 4 136 0 1 13 181
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 1 4 48 2 5 13 324
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 67 0 1 6 101
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 1 1 1 76 1 3 19 150
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 1 6 50 0 6 26 167
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 56 0 0 3 92
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 0 9 63 0 1 17 40
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 6 53 1 2 14 176
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 0 9 151
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 2 5 19 1 3 10 44
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 1 2 64 0 1 2 109
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 1 83 0 1 9 303
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 1 41 2 2 5 90
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 1 97 0 1 4 168
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 1 86 1 3 10 482
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 1 1 3 115 3 10 24 253
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 1 21 0 1 8 67
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 1 2 44 1 3 16 139
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 1 3 16 441 2 11 45 1,009
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 2 3 91 0 6 15 218
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 1 25 25 1 3 22 22
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 1 3 62
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 3 61 0 1 19 124
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 1 3 8 361
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 0 0 2 104
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 0 2 4 86
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 0 2 69
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 52 0 1 7 152
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 0 0 14 33 0 4 18 26
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 1 2 15 202
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 3 31 31 0 7 14 14
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 0 30 1 2 4 87
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 1 1 3 99
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 13 44 44 44 0 4 4 4
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 0 0 4 206
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 0 12 1 1 8 48
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 0 5 69
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 83 1 2 24 176
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 1 8 8 0 1 18 18
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 0 20 0 0 7 64
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 3 333 0 3 16 766
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 0 2 56
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 25 0 3 8 144
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 47
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 85 0 0 2 152
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 2 106 0 1 16 291
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 1 3 15 0 1 5 40
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 8 22 22 22 1 9 9 9
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 0 7 146
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 34 0 2 6 96
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 1 2 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 0 2 6 71
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 4 19 1 1 10 37
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 1 3 23 0 2 11 80
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 0 0 7 71
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 0 1 100 2 3 9 283
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 1 3 5 27 6 9 15 31
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 1 133 0 0 8 251
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 1 4 49 0 1 17 36
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 0 0 1 65
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 1 9 0 1 5 44
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 1 22 0 0 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 0 2 11 93
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 1 3 8 126
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 56 1 1 7 99
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 23 1 2 8 81
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 2 4 12 113
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 80 0 3 7 233
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 0 1 12 277
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 43 0 0 4 117
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 7 1 1 6 67
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 1 2 99 0 1 7 101
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 0 28 1 1 8 108
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 1 5 47
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 0 1 4 109
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 1 4 94
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 0 6 80 0 2 20 166
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 5 53 53 1 5 16 16
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 1 6 123
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 2 10 54 367 4 19 115 655
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 0 0 7 76
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 1 1 69 1 2 5 107
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 8 139
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 9 182
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 1 12 0 0 3 69
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 3 7 96 0 4 14 194
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 15 1 3 12 74
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 1 4 84
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 2 10 0 0 3 46
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 3 45 0 1 9 163
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 2 8 201 0 3 13 487
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 1 3 14 1 3 14 21
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 1 28 0 0 4 82
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 2 11 191 2 11 44 436
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 1 3 12 41 2 6 28 66
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 1 3 76 0 3 13 199
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 0 1 123
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 22 25 25 25 2 7 7 7
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 0 95 2 5 11 178
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 0 1 66
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 2 62 0 0 7 191
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 0 1 64
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 1 5 202
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 1 27 5 11 20 131
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 0 2 97
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 4 129 0 2 10 551
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 0 3 65 5 9 20 154
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 2 7 78 78 3 7 21 21
Total Working Papers 55 161 557 7,666 72 284 1,281 18,932


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 1 43 0 0 11 129
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 1 5 15 494
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 1 25 0 1 5 131
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 1 53 0 1 5 221
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 1 3 112 0 2 18 292
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 60
Total Journal Articles 0 1 7 437 1 9 58 1,390


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 1 1 7 460 2 5 23 949
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 1 3 21 116 1 4 40 314
Total Books 2 4 28 576 3 9 63 1,263


Statistics updated 2016-07-02