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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 1 3 193 1 2 9 471
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 1 10 136 1 3 30 180
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 24 2 2 2 46
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 2 3 18 84 6 8 46 211
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 0 33 1 2 5 31
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 16 3 5 8 36
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 0 38 2 2 3 115
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 0 12 310 4 6 30 456
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 1 4 43 5 9 19 58
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 0 94 2 2 3 235
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 1 1 15 1 4 8 86
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 1 1 2 51
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 2 2 2 42
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 1 3 23 23 3 7 13 13
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 1 11 1 3 9 66
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 20 0 0 2 75
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 1 2 5 47
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 0 8 1 1 3 38
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 1 11 124 1 5 33 140
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 0 44 2 2 4 303
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 1 1 3 62
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 0 0 0 62 1 3 10 85
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 2 4 51 51 6 20 82 82
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 4 11 34 8 16 42 109
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 1 53 1 1 8 80
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 1 44 0 0 8 145
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 2 2 5 118
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 1 1 1 64 1 1 11 136
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 2 6 6 2 8 15 15
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 61 1 4 7 99
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 81 2 4 21 278
Is There a Housing Bubble? 1 2 5 39 4 5 9 83
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 1 5 93 3 3 9 154
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 1 1 2 80 4 6 24 458
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 1 1 8 100 3 5 21 204
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 1 1 20 1 2 9 51
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 2 42 2 2 13 116
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 1 5 18 409 7 15 73 926
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 2 2 5 84 5 5 11 188
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 2 2 2 49
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 2 8 53 3 7 19 81
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 44 3 5 11 330
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 1 38 1 1 5 96
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 37 1 1 1 78
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 14 2 2 3 62
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 1 2 2 50 4 8 16 138
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 1 3 16 177
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 1 2 8 28 1 3 13 67
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 3 4 15 90
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 81 2 2 5 190
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 1 1 6 12 3 9 26 32
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 2 4 15 61
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 1 82 3 3 7 136
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 1 19 1 3 6 55
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 4 327 2 7 35 723
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 1 1 2 18 2 2 5 46
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 24 4 6 6 131
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 3 1 1 3 42
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 1 1 1 84 2 5 16 146
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 1 2 102 2 3 8 262
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 7 7 1 3 18 18
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 1 1 6 133
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 1 32 2 3 10 84
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 14 1 2 2 48
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 1 3 9 59
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 1 1 11 11 6 13 45 45
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 12 2 3 8 51
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 1 3 10 93 2 5 22 254
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 3 129 3 5 17 233
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 1 18 2 2 6 54
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 1 18 1 3 4 124
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 8 1 1 2 28
The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 1 1 2 24 2 3 11 68
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 1 1 5 113
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 55 1 2 4 83
The Gains from Right to Rent 1 1 2 39 5 6 25 96
The Gains from Right to Rent 1 1 1 23 3 4 11 65
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 1 1 4 79 4 5 12 217
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 2 93 2 2 6 256
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 42 2 2 10 102
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 0 4 1 1 11 47
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 2 14 91 1 5 12 79
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 28 3 5 8 78
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 1 1 8 1 2 5 42
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 40 3 5 10 99
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 33 3 3 5 82
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 1 3 13 62 8 14 37 107
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 1 4 45 3 6 13 107
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 27 34 70 258 42 53 120 427
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 1 3 18 2 5 13 51
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 1 1 4 65 2 3 17 93
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 1 1 1 88
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 8 52 1 2 16 125
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 1 2 52 1 4 12 69
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 1 54 1 2 5 161
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 11 2 2 4 59
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 2 5 24 78 6 9 46 155
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 14 1 1 6 56
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 2 4 9 66
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 8 1 1 3 37
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 39 1 3 9 144
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 2 11 184 7 12 34 449
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 27 3 4 12 72
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 3 17 168 9 17 96 324
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 1 72 1 1 7 177
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 2 4 4 114
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 94 3 4 12 148
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 1 2 2 60
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 1 1 1 60 5 6 14 176
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 1 1 2 57
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 1 1 2 98 2 4 7 187
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 1 2 23 5 8 45 96
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 1 1 3 92
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 2 3 121 2 5 11 532
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 0 0 4 51 5 10 24 95
Total Working Papers 60 115 475 6,551 315 531 1,718 15,963


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 1 3 41 2 5 11 113
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 24
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 2 9 0 0 4 32
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 3 162 0 2 17 470
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 1 24 1 1 2 122
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 1 3 49 1 6 11 206
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 1 2 7 92 3 8 29 230
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 1 4 26 0 1 7 59
Total Journal Articles 1 5 23 408 7 23 81 1,256


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 1 2 11 439 2 6 34 885
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 0 2 12 73 4 15 60 210
Total Books 1 4 23 512 6 21 94 1,095


Statistics updated 2014-04-04