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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 3 31 366 5 19 131 905
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 3 18 60 4,336
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 1 10 1,228 1 2 23 2,819
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 8 121 6 12 35 289
Artificial States 0 1 3 205 1 4 15 518
Artificial States 0 0 2 140 3 5 19 564
Artificial States 0 5 11 161 6 22 48 485
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 6 797 1 4 28 2,380
Can the West Save Africa? 0 1 8 429 5 11 35 1,131
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 5 69 5 14 35 324
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 1 4 98 2 4 17 260
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 1 9 209 0 4 18 510
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 118 1 4 19 895
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 2 61 2 5 14 211
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 1 170 0 1 12 889
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 1 1 118 0 2 11 962
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 0 7 196 4 6 57 999
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 2 14 1,680 2 5 41 4,028
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 1 3 59 5,549 17 36 206 16,755
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 2 5 179 1 3 19 472
Fractionalization 1 1 8 973 5 10 54 2,830
Fractionalization 0 2 5 46 3 10 35 229
Fractionalization 1 1 5 236 8 18 52 762
Fractionalization 0 1 4 172 3 5 33 531
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 0 3 15 1,533 0 9 71 3,705
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 1 7 444 1 6 25 1,181
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 2 3 6 446 5 9 21 1,140
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 0 303 0 1 7 645
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 1 21 577
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 2 2 6 1,255 2 2 19 4,082
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 18 238 4 4 33 731
How much do distortions affect growth? 2 6 17 704 5 10 53 1,715
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 0 17 0 0 5 67
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 0 19 949 2 13 66 2,468
Inflation and the poor 7 12 55 1,107 18 31 120 2,693
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 1 940 3 6 21 2,633
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 0 0 8 718
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 0 8 306 0 4 18 746
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 0 1 17 111 1 9 41 236
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 1 2 586 2 6 14 1,877
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 7 35 1,934 8 28 158 4,554
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 5 14 522 0 7 32 2,731
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 1 3 8 331 1 4 24 717
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 4 9 558 2 11 48 2,748
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 1 1 4 62 1 2 10 322
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 2 3 403 0 6 28 2,248
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 0 4 21 480 2 10 43 928
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 1 3 13 979 3 9 46 2,029
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 2 9 19 1,082 7 18 49 2,724
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 0 5 612 0 0 15 1,893
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 1 1 13 554
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 0 6 158 0 1 12 321
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 2 95 2 4 13 233
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 4 323 1 4 18 1,089
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 1 7 532 4 8 44 1,260
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 2 8 489 3 15 52 1,916
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 1 29 8 16 38 217
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 0 16 938 6 15 86 3,630
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 213 0 3 20 876
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 3 4 16 67
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 3 10 571 3 9 24 1,874
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 2 7 34 181 11 30 116 612
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 42 0 1 9 216
Small states, small problems? 0 0 4 547 16 48 87 2,515
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 5 11 57 821 14 36 136 1,620
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 1 75 2 7 16 255
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 1 5 118 1 2 11 215
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 2 10 14 59 4 16 36 123
The European Origins of Economic Development 2 16 48 409 17 50 170 942
The European origins of economic development 1 4 12 113 7 15 42 251
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 2 7 274 1 9 22 474
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 3 474 1 3 9 1,197
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 1 1 7 374 3 3 44 1,216
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 16 16 16 16 9 9 9 9
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 638
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 1 5 14 621 6 36 89 2,044
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 4 63 120 1,973 11 116 274 7,815
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 3 10 253 0 10 75 1,262
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 0 58 1 1 8 551
The power of exports 0 0 2 220 2 4 14 335
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 2 2 7 689 2 4 19 1,785
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 4 310 3 14 40 968
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 2 4 22 1,497 6 16 72 3,970
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 5 243 0 2 15 746
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 6 370 0 5 23 1,015
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 1 238 2 4 20 404
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 1 4 11 437 3 10 42 1,868
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 4 28 670 2 10 62 1,892
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 2 12 845 3 14 67 4,317
Total Working Papers 68 258 1,017 44,746 310 985 3,881 141,484


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 3 5 10 66 7 13 37 254
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 2 6 13 667 3 11 45 1,370
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 2 3 253 0 2 10 511
Are aid agencies improving? 0 0 4 100 0 4 20 278
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 3 8 594 3 8 27 1,737
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 1 1 4 5 5 7 47 751
Can the West Save Africa? 1 3 11 139 2 13 65 594
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 1 1 4 158
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 1 1 13 0 3 7 54
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 3 8 18 84 12 32 89 563
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 0 3 126 2 2 13 586
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 1 2 13 0 5 29 100
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 1 6 145 0 3 12 356
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 74 3 4 16 213
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 2 5 43 2 5 21 210
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 20
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 1 1 13 602
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 2 6 22 1,621 12 28 111 4,048
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 2 132 0 3 24 648
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 6 13 54 835 15 41 172 2,204
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 1 4 19 218 2 7 30 559
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 3 5 171 3 10 24 434
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 1 4 516 2 8 31 1,141
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 2 39 0 0 5 81
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 1 9 283 5 5 21 571
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 0 8 358 1 5 31 1,050
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 2 79 1 1 8 249
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 3 18 48 1,024 11 45 136 2,198
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 4 12 0 0 12 39
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 11 27 133 2,133
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 3 15 373 4 17 65 1,087
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 2 4 18 423
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 4 240 4 8 26 612
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 47 0 1 8 536
Life during Growth 0 1 4 179 0 3 19 550
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 1 1 1 5 11 22 280
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 1 3 326 3 4 13 939
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 267 3 4 15 992
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 1 3 9 31 3 7 22 157
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 2 6 20 164
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 28 0 3 8 165
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 7 100 3 12 46 416
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 1 11 416 6 18 96 2,467
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 1 2 14 95
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 1 37 3 9 26 153
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 21 0 0 4 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 4 11 219 4 10 29 495
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 4 15 217 3 11 54 607
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 3 4 15 1,595
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 1 2 146 0 3 14 551
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 2 6 388 2 5 36 897
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 1 2 15 562 7 24 73 1,929
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 3 4 17 605
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 0 4 18 1,032
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 3 4 15 270
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 6 10 24 393 14 41 125 1,349
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 2 2 16 412 4 9 48 936
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 4 13 112 1,223 23 64 479 3,379
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 1,100
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 2 2 4 23
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 35
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 1 6 52 1 3 20 183
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 0 0 9 284 1 9 44 887
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 3 9 102 235 9 26 263 782
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 1 4 292 2 6 18 742
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 2 5 99 3 5 15 311
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 1 7 35 0 5 23 497
Total Journal Articles 48 142 661 14,374 228 644 2,939 51,039


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 3 11 57 0 7 27 126
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 3 14 41 735
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 5 12 51 287
Total Books 0 3 11 57 8 33 119 1,148


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 5 13 2 3 32 75
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 1 2 4 47 6 11 34 200
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 1 5 137 0 1 9 355
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 1 5 108 0 4 18 365
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 1 6 132 4 7 29 383
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 3 14 44 728 12 42 125 2,163
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 2 32 0 2 10 90
Total Chapters 4 20 71 1,197 24 70 257 3,631


Statistics updated 2017-01-03