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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 4 195 2 2 12 477
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 0 6 138 1 1 19 186
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 24 1 1 3 47
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 1 6 19 95 3 14 55 238
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 1 34 0 0 3 32
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 16 2 6 14 43
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 0 38 2 2 5 117
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 1 3 10 315 4 7 26 468
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 1 3 44 1 4 18 62
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 1 1 95 0 2 6 239
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 1 15 0 0 6 87
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 0 1 4 54
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 1 2 5 45
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 2 3 26 26 5 8 27 27
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 1 11 0 0 6 66
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 20 0 0 4 77
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 1 5 49
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 0 8 1 1 2 39
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 1 7 125 0 3 27 147
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 0 44 1 2 6 307
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 1 1 5 64
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 0 1 1 63 1 2 7 88
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 2 3 32 58 3 7 85 98
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 3 11 39 4 7 33 118
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 1 2 54 0 2 9 83
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 0 44 0 2 9 150
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 1 1 4 119
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 64 0 1 8 139
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 0 7 7 0 1 19 19
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 0 61 0 0 9 102
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 0 81 0 1 20 285
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 5 40 1 1 9 85
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 5 95 1 1 9 157
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 3 82 1 2 17 464
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 1 3 12 106 1 4 27 215
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 1 20 2 4 9 55
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 42 0 2 6 118
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 0 1 10 411 0 2 42 935
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 0 4 84 2 3 15 195
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 8 55
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 2 8 57 0 7 25 94
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 44 2 5 14 337
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 0 0 3 98
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 37 1 2 3 80
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 14 1 1 3 63
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 1 2 4 52 1 3 16 142
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 0 2 8 181
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 4 29 2 3 13 72
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 2 19 96
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 2 83 1 2 8 194
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 2 12 1 1 15 37
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 0 8 61
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 82 1 4 8 140
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 19 0 0 5 56
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 1 2 4 330 7 10 28 738
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 1 18 1 1 8 51
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 24 1 1 7 132
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 3 0 0 4 43
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 1 84 0 1 8 147
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 1 102 0 1 9 264
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 1 1 5 11 2 2 23 29
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 0 6 135
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 3 34 0 0 9 86
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 14 0 0 3 49
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 0 0 5 59
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 1 5 10 17 2 10 48 60
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 12 0 0 8 54
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 1 7 95 4 6 19 262
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 2 130 0 2 13 237
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 1 18 2 2 9 57
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 2 19 0 0 5 125
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 8 1 1 2 29
The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 1 2 25 1 3 11 72
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 0 5 115
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 55 0 1 7 87
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 39 0 0 16 98
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 23 1 3 11 68
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 3 79 1 2 13 220
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 1 1 2 94 2 4 8 260
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 42 0 0 6 103
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 5 3 7 11 55
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 8 91 3 7 16 88
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 28 3 7 16 87
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 1 8 0 0 3 42
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 1 41 0 0 12 102
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 33 0 0 5 83
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 1 2 7 65 5 11 42 127
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 1 2 46 0 5 12 113
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 2 7 62 268 5 13 106 447
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 1 18 0 2 14 57
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 2 65 0 0 11 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 0 5 54 1 2 11 129
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 1 52 0 0 7 71
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 1 54 2 2 9 165
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 11 1 1 5 61
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 4 22 84 0 6 40 165
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 14 0 0 5 58
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 0 13 72
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 8 0 0 4 39
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 40 1 2 8 148
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 11 188 3 5 41 465
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 27 0 0 8 74
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 0 1 11 171 6 15 92 361
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 1 72 1 2 7 180
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 1 1 5 115
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 94 0 1 11 150
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 1 1 3 61
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 1 60 1 2 12 179
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 1 2 58
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 1 98 1 2 9 190
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 2 24 1 2 35 102
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 0 0 2 93
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 4 122 2 3 16 538
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 2 5 56 1 5 26 110
Total Working Papers 16 60 395 6,675 119 288 1,662 16,549


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 3 41 0 0 7 113
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 1 2 2 26
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 1 9 0 0 3 32
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 163 1 1 6 472
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 24 0 0 1 122
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 2 49 0 0 12 209
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 4 4 9 98 7 10 30 245
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 2 26 0 1 5 60
Total Journal Articles 4 4 18 415 9 14 66 1,279


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 3 5 11 446 3 10 34 901
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 0 5 15 81 1 18 71 241
Total Books 3 10 26 527 4 28 105 1,142


Statistics updated 2014-09-03