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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 1 3 201 1 2 11 493
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 0 6 155 0 0 10 216
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 0 0 1 107 0 2 14 287
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 1 1 35 2 5 10 48
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 1 2 19 0 1 11 59
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 2 42 0 0 4 131
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 1 8 16 345 1 14 34 541
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 2 3 6 73
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 98 1 2 5 247
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 3 19 1 2 8 106
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 1 1 3 52
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 1 1 27 0 1 5 44
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 2 2 7 78
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 21 1 1 4 86
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 0 4 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? 1 2 5 140 2 5 11 191
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 2 48 1 4 18 334
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 0 1 67 1 1 7 106
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 1 1 2 77 7 15 35 174
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 3 5 14 60 8 16 37 190
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 56 0 1 6 97
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 1 1 4 65 3 4 13 49
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 1 54 0 1 7 180
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 1 2 2 123
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 65 1 2 6 155
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 2 6 23 4 8 16 57
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 64 1 3 5 113
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 15 21 323
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 1 41 1 2 8 93
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 1 97 0 0 4 170
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 1 1 87 1 4 13 491
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 2 3 4 118 3 5 25 265
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 1 2 7 71
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 2 44 2 5 19 152
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 5 19 26 463 10 38 72 1,062
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 1 15 225
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 2 2 5 28 4 11 24 41
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 5 65
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 1 62 1 2 12 133
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 0 2 8 364
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 0 1 2 106
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 0 0 3 86
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 1 4 71
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 52 3 3 12 159
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 0 1 8 37 0 4 24 40
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 2 4 12 211
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 3 8 35 0 2 24 30
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 1 1 31 1 3 9 94
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 1 1 5 102
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 0 1 48 48 1 7 19 19
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 0 0 3 208
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 13 3 4 13 57
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 0 1 12 12 4 12 20 20
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 1 1 6 74
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 1 84 0 2 14 185
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 3 9 1 1 13 26
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 2 3 23 0 4 9 72
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 333 0 6 21 780
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 1 3 10 150
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 50
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 85 0 1 6 157
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 1 1 107 2 5 17 301
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 3 16 2 4 12 49
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 0 4 29 29 2 7 25 25
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 0 4 148
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 1 35 2 2 9 103
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 2 53
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 1 4 12 80
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 0 19 0 0 11 44
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 3 25 1 3 13 90
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 1 1 8 76
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 1 2 101 0 3 15 293
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 0 6 29 0 1 21 42
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 2 134 2 2 12 260
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 1 1 3 51 1 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 1 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 15 24 112
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 1 8 130
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 2 58 0 0 10 106
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 1 1 24 1 2 11 87
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 0 1 16 120
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 0 80 0 1 5 235
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 4 27 27 27 4 9 9 9
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 3 4 13 285
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 2 2 45 0 2 4 121
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 1 1 8 1 3 8 73
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 1 3 100 1 2 11 108
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 1 1 29 0 2 10 116
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 5 50
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 1 2 8 115
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 1 2 9 101
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 1 4 8 86 1 7 22 179
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 3 10 58 0 4 18 26
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 41 57 57 57 2 7 7 7
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 1 4 125
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 1 5 29 376 5 19 79 694
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 0 0 9 84
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 1 3 6 74 1 6 16 120
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 0 0 1 92
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 1 4 4 59 1 5 11 147
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 2 3 55 0 2 7 86
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 0 55 1 1 6 184
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 12 0 1 3 71
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 0 5 97 0 0 13 201
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 15 0 3 13 79
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 3 5 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 0 2 15 494
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 1 3 46 1 4 11 171
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 2 5 17 1 5 20 35
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 28 4 5 11 92
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 7 16 202 6 17 53 469
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 1 2 8 45 2 8 26 82
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 3 76 0 0 8 201
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 1 2 125
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 1 2 46 46 5 9 33 33
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 0 95 0 1 10 182
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 1 3 4 65 2 4 8 197
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 1 2 65
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 1 8 206
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 0 27 0 0 18 135
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 1 130 0 1 9 557
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 2 3 67 2 24 54 195
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 1 7 62 62 4 18 24 24
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 0 0 22 22 3 9 16 16
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 1 6 23 90 2 7 23 31
Total Working Papers 74 207 620 8,061 164 504 1,677 20,049


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 1 43 0 0 7 131
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 31
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 9 0 1 4 37
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 0 164 0 1 12 499
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 25 0 0 10 138
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 0 53 1 2 4 223
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 0 2 112 4 6 20 304
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 2 62
Total Journal Articles 0 0 3 437 5 10 60 1,425


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 3 3 5 463 4 7 21 961
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 1 1 13 120 6 11 34 335
Total Books 4 4 18 583 10 18 55 1,296


Statistics updated 2017-02-02