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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 3 201 2 3 12 495
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 0 4 155 0 0 8 216
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 1 1 2 108 2 2 16 289
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 1 35 0 4 10 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 2 42 0 0 3 131
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 5 15 345 1 9 30 540
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 0 3 5 73
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 98 1 3 5 248
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 0 0 5 44
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 2 5 78
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 21 0 1 4 86
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? 0 1 5 140 0 2 11 191
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 1 48 1 4 16 335
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 68 1 2 8 107
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 1 2 77 4 15 39 178
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 3 13 60 0 10 32 190
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 0 56 0 1 5 97
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 1 3 65 0 2 10 47
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 1 54 0 0 6 180
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 2 2 123
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 65 0 1 4 155
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 2 7 24 1 6 16 57
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 64 1 3 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 13 25 327
Is There a Housing Bubble? 1 1 1 42 1 3 6 94
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 1 2 98 1 1 4 171
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 1 87 1 2 12 491
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 3 5 7 121 5 8 27 269
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 0 1 5 70
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 2 44 0 4 18 152
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 2 11 27 465 8 26 73 1,068
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 2 15 226
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 2 4 28 1 10 22 41
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 0 1 10 132
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 1 2 3 107
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 1 1 3 87
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 0 2 70
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 52 0 3 10 159
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 1 2 7 38 3 6 24 43
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 0 3 11 211
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 0 8 35 1 2 25 31
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 1 31 0 2 9 94
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 1 5 102
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 1 1 49 49 1 3 19 19
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 0 0 2 208
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 13 1 4 11 58
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 1 2 13 13 2 10 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 0 0 11 185
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 3 9 2 3 13 28
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 3 23 0 1 8 72
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 333 1 2 16 779
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 0 1 56
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 25 0 3 9 150
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 1 1 4 51
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 85 0 1 5 157
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 1 1 107 1 6 16 302
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 2 16 1 5 11 50
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 0 2 29 29 2 6 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 0 2 9 103
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 4 11 80
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 0 19 4 4 15 48
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 3 25 2 4 14 92
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 0 1 8 76
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 1 1 3 102 1 1 15 294
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 0 6 29 0 0 21 42
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 2 134 1 3 12 261
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 1 3 51 0 1 8 41
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 0 0 3 68
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 1 9 0 1 7 46
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 1 22 0 0 5 136
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 4 10 25 116
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 1 2 8 131
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 2 58 1 1 9 107
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 1 2 14 121
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 1 1 24 0 2 9 87
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 0 80 0 1 5 235
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 7 32 32 32 7 15 15 15
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 5 11 286
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 2 7 73
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 2 100 0 1 8 108
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 29 0 1 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 2 3 8 116
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 1 8 101
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 1 4 7 87 1 6 18 180
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 1 9 57 1 2 17 27
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 1 45 45 45 1 7 7 7
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 0 3 125
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 2 5 29 378 7 17 81 701
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 4 4 12 88
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 1 6 74 1 3 16 121
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 1 1 1 20 1 1 2 93
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 1 5 5 60 2 6 12 148
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 1 3 55 0 1 7 86
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 0 55 2 3 7 186
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 1 1 13 202
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 15 0 1 9 78
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 4 9 92
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 10 0 0 2 47
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 7 202 1 1 16 495
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 2 46 1 3 11 172
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 1 5 17 0 3 18 35
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 28 0 2 8 90
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 6 15 203 8 19 54 477
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 0 2 8 45 1 8 24 82
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 3 76 0 0 7 201
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? 1 3 47 47 3 11 36 36
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 0 95 0 0 8 181
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 2 3 65 0 3 6 197
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 1 7 206
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 0 27 1 1 16 136
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 0 1 97
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 1 130 1 2 9 558
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 1 2 67 0 2 35 178
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 0 1 62 62 0 6 24 24
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 1 1 23 23 1 7 15 15
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 0 4 21 88 1 7 22 32
Total Working Papers 30 164 608 8,073 119 413 1,589 20,118


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 0 43 0 0 3 131
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 31
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 9 0 0 4 37
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 0 164 0 0 9 498
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 25 1 1 10 139
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 2 2 2 55 5 7 9 228
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 1 1 2 113 1 6 19 305
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 2 62
Total Journal Articles 3 3 4 440 7 14 57 1,431


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 2 5 6 465 3 9 20 963
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 2 3 11 122 3 11 30 337
Total Books 4 8 17 587 6 20 50 1,300


Statistics updated 2017-03-07