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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 1 1 14 299 2 2 33 677
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 6 16 123 4,175
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 2 14 1,208 1 5 35 2,773
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 2 9 102 5 6 44 218
Artificial States 1 2 10 145 2 5 32 417
Artificial States 0 0 8 195 3 7 30 477
Artificial States 0 3 12 127 4 15 75 507
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 1 1 14 780 4 7 33 2,316
Can the West Save Africa? 0 2 22 394 6 17 141 973
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 14 56 2 8 47 230
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 1 5 90 0 2 15 226
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 0 7 198 0 1 28 478
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 1 7 115 0 6 29 853
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 5 56 0 0 16 168
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 4 164 0 3 23 862
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 115 2 3 8 933
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 1 1 7 164 5 10 85 766
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 0 16 1,653 2 4 61 3,938
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 6 17 156 5,353 19 53 608 16,104
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 8 170 0 0 16 441
Fractionalization 0 2 16 35 5 16 70 155
Fractionalization 1 1 10 164 3 5 41 471
Fractionalization 0 1 16 223 2 7 62 663
Fractionalization 2 5 32 953 8 24 133 2,718
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 4 5 50 1,463 11 28 178 3,503
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 3 13 427 3 7 37 1,127
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 3 434 1 3 15 1,098
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 1 4 15 298 2 6 23 617
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 4 15 543
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 1 9 1,238 3 7 49 4,022
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 1 2 9 213 1 2 14 678
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 5 32 664 4 14 79 1,607
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 2 16 0 0 3 58
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 3 6 29 905 6 17 130 2,305
Inflation and the poor 3 10 49 991 9 24 124 2,444
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 14 935 2 4 52 2,582
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 1 3 93 0 2 11 692
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 1 10 296 1 5 29 717
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 0 4 25 63 6 13 57 131
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 5 580 1 2 13 1,847
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 11 53 1,861 15 35 205 4,153
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 2 3 11 498 6 12 41 2,664
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 3 5 19 311 5 10 49 649
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 13 531 2 5 34 2,635
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 2 58 0 0 4 305
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 1 5 393 0 2 28 2,185
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 5 27 426 6 12 86 820
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 0 5 87 927 6 24 228 1,872
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 0 3 27 1,045 2 11 84 2,610
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 0 6 598 0 3 22 1,850
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 8 138 1 4 29 521
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 3 9 146 0 3 14 293
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 1 5 89 0 2 13 212
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 7 313 2 6 21 1,047
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 1 24 518 4 7 64 1,197
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 3 26 467 9 22 139 1,764
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 10 25 0 4 40 142
Public goods and ethnic divisions 2 3 20 909 8 12 100 3,461
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 2 10 0 3 13 43
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 4 211 0 6 21 837
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 3 28 548 2 7 66 1,816
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 1 7 42 93 9 22 179 289
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 2 41 0 3 22 194
Small states, small problems? 3 4 31 530 5 11 127 2,350
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 1 5 44 720 6 25 143 1,354
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 4 70 0 1 15 217
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 2 7 36 0 2 13 67
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 10 110 1 2 19 195
The European Origins of Economic Development 2 8 69 280 18 37 214 487
The European origins of economic development 3 7 28 84 6 10 64 170
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 2 8 18 251 6 12 36 416
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 1 1 6 467 1 2 17 1,167
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 1 1 7 362 1 2 15 1,133
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 627
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 1 1 11 594 2 4 27 1,878
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 4 5 56 1,760 17 36 263 7,121
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 3 13 225 2 7 89 1,064
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 1 1 58 0 1 8 536
The power of exports 1 5 16 208 1 9 42 299
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 2 18 677 0 2 28 1,751
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 2 14 302 4 7 46 888
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 6 12 76 1,419 18 37 257 3,722
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 3 233 2 6 23 712
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 2 2 12 233 3 6 38 353
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 17 350 5 14 82 935
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 1 3 31 399 18 34 217 1,643
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 4 19 624 6 8 37 1,784
the middle class consensus and economic development 0 0 25 805 0 1 75 4,162
Total Working Papers 71 220 1,649 42,332 331 851 6,017 132,100


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 0 2 13 41 4 14 60 158
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 8 34 204 4,531
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 0 13 645 1 8 49 1,291
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 2 9 239 1 4 24 478
Are aid agencies improving? 1 3 11 86 1 4 22 230
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 5 23 578 4 12 62 1,683
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 0 2 14 680
Can the West Save Africa? 1 1 15 108 6 15 71 458
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 1 35 0 1 4 140
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 1 1 10 0 2 3 41
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 1 25 42 9 24 205 308
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 1 34 119 2 19 285 556
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 5 7 0 3 32 43
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 1 5 134 0 3 10 329
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 2 3 71 0 2 11 186
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 33 4 10 35 162
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 12
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 0 3 18 578
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 2 6 48 1,562 12 35 175 3,805
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 1 2 12 127 1 3 18 584
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 4 8 33 702 17 35 131 1,796
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 0 1 10 179 1 3 21 483
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 1 2 152 1 3 29 373
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 2 21 496 9 17 89 1,047
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 0 33 0 0 4 69
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 3 9 270 0 7 23 526
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 5 13 29 322 16 38 112 862
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 76 0 5 22 236
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 11 27 162 845 18 55 431 1,759
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 3 7 0 0 12 19
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 2 11 69 1,886
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 8 339 9 18 76 941
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 40 3 7 30 382
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 1 3 15 223 5 9 62 534
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 40 1 6 37 473
Life during Growth 1 1 6 171 3 7 29 521
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 242
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 7 319 0 3 26 910
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 6 263 2 2 28 939
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 2 10 18 1 7 46 109
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 2 5 30 124
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 2 6 19 149
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 1 6 30 998 10 34 144 3,564
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 3 88 5 15 44 338
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 1 1 30 389 8 16 115 2,282
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 9 1 2 11 70
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 1 15 25 4 8 41 95
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 1 1 20 0 1 2 76
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 4 18 199 2 6 32 443
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 4 37 183 2 8 104 501
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 2 4 18 1,562
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 2 7 138 3 7 51 517
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 3 3 13 369 12 19 57 805
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 1 5 42 502 7 20 156 1,722
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 2 2 13 574
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 3 16 1,001
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 1 34 1 1 12 241
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 4 7 46 333 11 24 161 1,049
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 1 13 384 1 6 35 848
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 5 11 53 1,019 15 36 177 2,602
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1,086
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 11
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 26
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 1 44 0 2 11 154
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 3 10 263 5 17 54 801
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 2 6 24 111 7 23 100 412
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 2 8 278 2 6 32 689
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 2 5 90 3 3 12 279
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 2 4 11 21 5 9 32 453
Total Journal Articles 53 152 910 13,881 256 716 4,082 52,834


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 1 19 22 1 3 40 56
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 4 12 58 607
The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill And So Little Good 0 0 0 0 2 7 74 174
Total Books 0 1 19 22 7 22 172 837


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 1 2 2 3 4 6 6
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 1 1 2 39 3 3 16 139
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 6 8 24 122 8 17 59 307
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 10 96 0 2 47 302
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 4 9 111 9 16 45 309
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 10 16 70 611 22 44 289 1,796
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 1 10 28 0 2 12 65
Total Chapters 20 31 127 1,009 45 88 474 2,924


Statistics updated 2014-10-03