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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 4 195 0 2 11 477
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 2 3 7 141 3 6 19 191
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 24 0 1 3 47
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 2 17 96 4 10 51 245
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 0 2 13 43
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 0 38 0 2 5 117
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 1 3 10 317 1 6 26 470
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 3 44 0 1 15 62
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 1 2 96 0 1 7 240
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 1 15 1 1 6 88
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 0 0 4 54
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 1 5 45
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 2 26 26 1 6 28 28
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 1 11 0 0 5 66
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 20 0 0 2 77
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 0 5 49
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 0 8 0 1 2 39
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 1 2 6 127 2 5 20 152
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 0 44 0 1 6 307
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 0 1 4 64
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 0 0 1 63 0 3 9 90
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 3 9 24 65 4 12 60 107
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 2 12 40 3 7 34 121
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 54 1 4 9 87
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 0 44 1 2 11 152
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 1 4 119
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 64 0 0 6 139
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 1 2 9 9 2 3 22 22
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 0 61 0 0 8 102
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 1 1 16 286
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 4 40 0 1 8 85
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 5 95 0 1 8 157
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 1 1 4 83 1 2 13 465
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 0 1 9 106 3 5 23 219
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 1 20 0 2 7 55
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 42 1 2 7 120
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 2 2 9 413 3 4 39 939
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 1 1 5 85 1 3 16 196
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 1 7 58 1 2 24 96
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 44 2 6 17 341
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 0 1 3 80
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 1 1 1 15 1 2 4 64
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 1 4 52 0 2 13 143
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 0 0 7 181
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 3 29 1 3 11 73
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 0 16 96
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 2 83 2 5 12 198
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 2 12 0 1 15 37
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 0 7 61
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 82 0 1 7 140
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 19 0 0 4 56
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 4 330 0 11 28 742
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 1 18 0 1 7 51
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 24 0 1 7 132
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 3 0 1 5 44
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 1 84 0 0 7 147
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 1 102 0 1 10 265
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 1 5 11 2 4 18 31
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 1 1 5 136
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 2 34 0 0 6 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 1 1 4 60
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 1 2 9 18 2 7 36 65
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 12 2 2 9 56
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 1 7 96 2 7 18 265
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 1 2 131 1 2 13 239
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 18 3 6 11 61
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 3 20 0 2 6 127
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 8 0 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 0 2 25 0 1 8 72
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 0 3 115
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 55 0 1 7 88
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 39 0 0 10 98
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 23 1 2 9 69
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 2 79 2 3 13 222
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 1 2 94 0 2 7 260
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 42 0 0 4 103
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 5 1 4 10 56
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 1 2 7 93 0 4 15 89
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 28 1 4 17 88
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 1 8 0 0 2 42
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 1 1 2 42 2 2 12 104
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 0 2 8 66 1 8 41 130
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 2 46 0 1 13 114
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 8 10 59 276 11 21 98 463
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 1 18 0 1 13 58
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 2 65 1 1 10 95
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 3 54 0 1 8 129
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 0 54 0 3 7 166
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 11 0 1 5 61
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 1 3 17 87 1 8 33 173
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 14 0 0 3 58
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 0 12 72
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 8 0 0 3 39
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 40 0 1 7 148
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 10 188 0 3 39 465
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 27 0 1 7 75
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 2 2 10 173 3 11 77 366
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 1 1 1 73 1 3 7 182
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 1 5 115
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 0 94 1 2 11 152
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 1 3 61
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 1 60 1 2 11 180
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 0 2 58
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 1 98 0 2 9 191
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 2 24 1 2 20 103
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 0 2 15 538
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 2 4 9 60 5 10 34 119
Total Working Papers 31 67 372 6,726 87 280 1,511 16,710


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 1 41 0 0 5 113
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 1 2 26
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 1 9 0 0 1 32
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 163 0 1 4 472
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 1 1 3 50 1 1 11 210
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 4 9 98 3 10 29 248
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 2 26 0 0 4 60
Total Journal Articles 1 5 17 416 4 13 57 1,283


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 1 7 15 450 2 13 36 911
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 3 6 18 87 3 8 66 248
Total Books 4 13 33 537 5 21 102 1,159


Statistics updated 2014-11-03