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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 2 198 0 1 4 483
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 3 5 10 154 5 7 18 213
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 1 1 5 107 1 1 14 274
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 0 34 1 1 4 39
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 17 0 2 6 50
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 1 2 3 41 1 3 6 129
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 1 5 330 2 6 21 512
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 0 1 4 68
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 97 0 1 2 243
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 1 16 0 0 1 98
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 0 1 2 62
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 1 2 50
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 0 26 0 1 8 39
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 2 7 73
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 1 21 1 1 5 83
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 1 2 51
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 1 9 0 0 2 42
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 0 5 135 0 0 19 180
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 2 3 47 0 5 10 319
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 66 1 1 5 100
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 2 75 8 8 22 147
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 2 3 7 49 3 8 24 161
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 1 2 56 0 1 5 92
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 1 5 63 63 2 6 39 39
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 6 53 0 2 15 174
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 0 1 121
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 65 0 3 11 151
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 1 5 17 0 2 9 41
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 63 0 0 2 108
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 2 83 0 0 12 302
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 1 1 41 0 3 3 88
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 0 96 0 2 3 167
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 2 86 0 3 11 479
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 0 0 3 114 1 5 16 243
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 1 21 1 2 7 66
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 1 1 1 43 2 5 13 136
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 0 6 17 438 3 17 41 998
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 0 2 89 1 4 11 212
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 1 24 24 0 2 19 19
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 1 3 61
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 1 3 61 1 5 21 123
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 1 46 0 2 9 358
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 0 1 5 104
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 38 0 1 2 84
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 1 2 3 69
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 52 2 4 6 151
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 2 4 33 33 3 7 22 22
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 0 5 14 200
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 1 4 28 28 1 3 7 7
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 0 30 0 0 5 85
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 1 1 2 98
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 84 0 2 5 206
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 0 12 0 5 8 47
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 0 1 7 69
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 83 0 7 32 174
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 1 4 7 7 2 11 17 17
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 20 0 5 8 64
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 2 332 0 4 16 763
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 1 2 2 56
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 1 25 0 2 9 141
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 47
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 85 0 1 3 152
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 2 106 4 7 19 290
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 1 3 14 0 2 6 39
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 5 7 146
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 34 0 0 5 94
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 1 1 52
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 0 2 5 69
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 0 6 19 3 3 15 36
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 1 2 22 0 2 10 78
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 13 3 3 8 71
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 1 1 2 100 1 4 10 280
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 1 1 3 24 1 1 10 22
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 1 1 2 133 2 4 12 251
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 0 12 48 2 4 29 35
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 65
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 1 1 1 22 3 3 4 134
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 1 1 1 9 4 4 5 43
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 3 11 91
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 1 5 123
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 56 0 3 8 98
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 23 1 4 7 79
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 1 40 2 6 11 109
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 80 0 0 6 230
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 5 13 276
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 43 0 1 5 117
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 7 0 2 6 66
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 1 2 98 0 3 8 100
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 0 28 0 1 10 107
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 4 4 46
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 42 0 1 4 108
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 1 4 93
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 2 6 80 2 7 22 164
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 7 48 48 1 7 11 11
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 1 7 122
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 8 18 56 357 16 30 123 636
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 0 2 10 76
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 1 68 0 1 8 105
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 0 1 2 91
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 1 55 1 3 8 137
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 1 2 12 180
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 1 12 0 1 4 69
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 1 4 93 1 3 13 190
The Right to Rent Plan 1 1 1 15 2 5 12 71
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 0 1 5 83
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 2 2 10 1 3 4 46
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 4 44 1 3 12 162
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 4 4 11 199 5 6 17 484
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 1 1 3 13 1 5 14 18
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 1 28 0 1 6 82
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 7 12 189 2 17 45 425
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 1 4 13 38 2 7 33 60
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 2 2 2 75 2 3 12 196
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 0 0 2 123
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 95 0 2 10 173
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 0 0 3 66
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 1 2 62 0 2 8 191
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 1 1 64
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 2 3 6 201
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 3 27 0 3 13 120
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 1 2 3 97
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 1 7 129 0 2 11 549
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 1 4 65 2 4 16 145
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 4 71 71 71 4 14 14 14
Total Working Papers 40 175 549 7,505 119 403 1,334 18,648


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 1 1 43 1 7 13 129
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 2 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 0 2 13 489
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 1 25 1 2 5 130
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 3 53 1 1 7 220
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 1 7 111 4 9 25 290
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 60
Total Journal Articles 0 2 13 436 7 23 67 1,381


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 1 8 459 1 5 25 944
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 2 6 22 113 3 10 42 310
Total Books 2 7 30 572 4 15 67 1,254


Statistics updated 2016-04-02