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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 1 2 3 198 2 3 7 482
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 2 8 146 1 5 15 200
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 24 0 0 6 52
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 0 12 102 3 3 33 263
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 0 34 0 0 3 35
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 1 17 2 2 9 46
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 1 1 39 1 2 10 125
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 0 0 11 325 1 5 33 496
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 2 45 1 1 5 65
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 96 0 0 2 241
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 1 1 16 0 1 11 98
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 9 1 1 7 61
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 1 1 6 49
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 3 26 0 1 12 32
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 66
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 20 1 2 3 80
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 6 0 1 1 50
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 1 1 9 0 2 4 42
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 2 8 132 1 7 24 168
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 0 44 0 2 6 311
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 0 0 3 66
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 0 0 3 65 0 0 9 95
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 1 2 20 75 2 6 37 131
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 0 2 7 44 1 4 28 141
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 1 1 2 55 2 2 8 89
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 3 54 54 54 3 23 23 23
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 3 47 3 3 13 162
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 0 21 0 1 3 121
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 64 1 2 4 142
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 0 2 7 14 0 2 16 34
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 1 62 1 1 5 107
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 1 1 1 82 2 4 9 294
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 0 40 0 0 1 85
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 1 96 0 0 8 164
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 1 3 85 1 4 10 472
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 0 1 8 112 0 2 17 229
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 20 0 0 7 59
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 42 0 0 5 123
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 2 4 14 425 2 7 30 964
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 1 4 88 1 2 10 203
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 1 1 4 59
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 2 58 1 3 14 105
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 1 1 2 46 2 4 18 353
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 2 3 4 102
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 1 38 0 0 3 82
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 1 15 0 1 5 67
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 2 52 0 0 5 145
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 1 19 19 19 4 8 8 8
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 0 43 0 1 8 187
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 1 30 0 3 13 83
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 96
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 1 84 1 1 9 202
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 0 12 1 1 4 40
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 33 2 2 3 64
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 1 83 2 10 16 152
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 1 1 20 1 1 1 57
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 1 330 3 3 19 750
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 0 4 54
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 1 1 25 1 4 5 136
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 4 1 1 3 46
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 1 85 1 1 3 150
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 2 104 2 4 12 275
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 1 2 12 1 2 8 35
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 0 4 139
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 34 1 1 4 90
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 1 15 0 0 2 51
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 1 1 6 65
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 2 15 15 1 6 27 27
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 0 5 20 1 1 14 69
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 13 1 1 10 64
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 1 1 5 99 2 4 18 274
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 1 22 22 1 4 16 16
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 1 2 132 0 4 7 243
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 1 9 45 45 1 13 19 19
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 1 19 1 1 9 64
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 8 1 1 11 39
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 2 21 0 0 5 130
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 1 2 12 82
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 0 3 118
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 1 56 0 2 5 92
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 23 0 1 6 73
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 1 1 40 1 3 3 101
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 0 79 0 2 7 226
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 1 94 0 2 8 265
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 1 43 1 1 10 113
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 1 6 0 1 13 61
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 1 6 97 2 2 13 94
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 0 28 0 3 20 100
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 42
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 1 42 0 1 3 105
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 1 34 0 1 7 90
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 0 10 74 2 4 28 146
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 1 2 6 117
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 2 12 49 313 5 27 102 540
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 1 3 13 69
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 1 3 68 1 5 8 102
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 19 0 1 2 90
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 1 1 55 0 2 4 131
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 0 52 0 0 7 78
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 0 54 3 5 10 173
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 11 1 1 6 66
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 0 5 89 1 3 16 180
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 14 1 3 4 62
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 39 2 2 8 80
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 8 1 1 4 43
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 2 2 42 1 4 7 154
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 1 5 5 193 3 7 12 474
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 1 11 11 0 3 7 7
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 27 1 2 4 78
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 1 3 9 180 2 12 41 392
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 3 4 29 29 4 11 38 38
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 1 73 0 2 8 186
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 0 17 1 1 8 122
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 1 1 95 1 4 18 167
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 19 1 2 5 65
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 0 60 1 1 7 184
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 21 0 0 5 63
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 2 9 197
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 2 2 2 26 4 4 10 111
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 31 1 1 2 95
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 1 3 3 125 1 3 6 541
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 1 7 62 2 5 28 134
Total Working Papers 25 153 469 7,109 118 337 1,307 17,651


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 1 42 2 2 5 118
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 27
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 32
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 0 163 2 3 8 479
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 24 1 1 4 126
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 1 2 3 52 1 3 7 216
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 5 15 109 1 9 38 274
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 60
Total Journal Articles 1 7 19 430 7 18 64 1,332


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 2 12 453 3 7 32 926
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 1 4 17 95 2 6 41 274
Total Books 1 6 29 548 5 13 73 1,200


Statistics updated 2015-07-01