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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 3 13 302 0 3 28 680
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 8 34 118 4,209
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 3 9 1,211 0 4 23 2,777
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 3 10 105 2 8 38 226
Artificial States 2 3 9 198 3 5 28 482
Artificial States 0 2 11 129 1 6 60 513
Artificial States 0 1 7 146 1 6 28 423
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 1 5 18 785 2 8 38 2,324
Can the West Save Africa? 2 7 26 401 9 43 163 1,016
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 9 56 3 5 39 235
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 3 90 1 5 14 231
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 2 7 200 0 9 27 487
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 5 115 2 4 21 857
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 3 56 1 2 15 170
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 3 164 1 2 19 864
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 0 115 0 2 5 935
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 2 6 12 170 12 34 94 800
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 1 5 15 1,658 4 10 55 3,948
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 14 46 155 5,399 43 125 531 16,229
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 5 170 0 0 12 441
Fractionalization 1 2 6 166 1 5 30 476
Fractionalization 0 2 14 37 3 13 63 168
Fractionalization 1 2 9 225 6 12 54 675
Fractionalization 1 4 29 957 5 14 120 2,732
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 3 7 42 1,470 8 28 153 3,531
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 2 11 429 1 5 36 1,132
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 2 434 2 3 13 1,101
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 1 3 15 301 3 7 24 624
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 4 13 547
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 0 6 1,238 1 7 39 4,029
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 3 9 216 0 4 13 682
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 5 27 669 3 12 66 1,619
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 1 16 0 0 2 58
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 3 5 27 910 6 29 117 2,334
Inflation and the poor 2 12 46 1,003 4 19 108 2,463
Inflation crises and long-run growth 2 2 12 937 3 4 38 2,586
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 2 93 0 1 7 693
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 0 9 296 0 0 21 717
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 3 5 21 68 3 10 46 141
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 1 3 581 1 4 14 1,851
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 3 10 52 1,871 28 77 228 4,230
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 4 6 15 504 5 12 46 2,676
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 1 4 22 315 4 12 57 661
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 3 10 534 2 11 33 2,646
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 1 58 0 4 6 309
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 4 393 1 2 21 2,187
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 3 12 33 438 3 24 86 844
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 2 10 70 937 4 29 194 1,901
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 2 7 26 1,052 5 27 90 2,637
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 2 6 600 1 7 24 1,857
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 1 1 7 139 4 5 26 526
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 0 8 146 0 0 11 293
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 2 6 91 0 2 13 214
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 1 1 3 314 1 1 14 1,048
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 2 22 520 1 3 63 1,200
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 4 5 26 472 13 37 140 1,801
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 1 8 26 4 9 35 151
Public goods and ethnic divisions 1 2 19 911 9 21 88 3,482
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 4 211 0 3 21 840
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 2 10 0 2 9 45
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 2 4 23 552 4 9 49 1,825
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 4 13 39 106 16 58 186 347
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 41 0 3 19 197
Small states, small problems? 0 1 21 531 1 7 89 2,357
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 2 8 41 728 6 29 140 1,383
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 1 5 71 1 6 17 223
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 5 111 1 4 17 199
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 2 7 38 0 2 9 69
The European Origins of Economic Development 7 22 68 302 14 59 206 546
The European origins of economic development 4 6 31 90 4 12 55 182
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 3 7 22 258 4 21 48 437
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 5 468 0 5 14 1,172
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 1 5 363 2 4 12 1,137
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 628
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 2 6 596 0 3 15 1,881
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 4 13 50 1,773 26 90 271 7,211
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 3 5 14 230 6 24 89 1,088
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 1 58 1 1 6 537
The power of exports 1 3 17 211 1 5 40 304
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 3 15 680 1 5 24 1,756
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 2 15 304 1 11 43 899
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 6 20 81 1,439 23 69 268 3,791
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 1 1 2 234 1 4 19 716
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 8 234 2 5 32 358
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 2 6 14 356 2 16 69 951
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 3 11 28 410 23 69 216 1,712
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 2 19 626 1 7 38 1,791
the middle class consensus and economic development 4 7 20 812 4 11 62 4,173
Total Working Papers 113 352 1,517 42,684 373 1,324 5,594 133,424


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 2 4 12 45 5 13 56 171
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 14 56 197 4,587
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 2 8 647 1 9 42 1,300
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 3 9 242 2 7 25 485
Are aid agencies improving? 1 1 11 87 2 3 19 233
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 2 22 580 2 5 46 1,688
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 1 2 12 682
Can the West Save Africa? 2 5 15 113 8 15 66 473
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 1 35 0 0 4 140
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 1 1 2 11 1 2 5 43
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 4 5 21 47 19 36 188 344
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 1 33 120 2 5 285 561
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 1 1 4 8 4 4 22 47
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 1 4 135 1 1 9 330
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 71 1 1 8 187
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 0 33 3 5 30 167
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 3 3 12 581
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 4 12 43 1,574 17 37 163 3,842
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 1 2 11 129 1 7 19 591
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 2 16 38 718 12 49 145 1,845
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 1 3 11 182 3 8 24 491
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 2 3 5 155 5 11 34 384
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 1 13 497 4 16 80 1,063
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 0 33 0 0 2 69
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 0 7 270 0 3 24 529
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 2 13 36 335 14 79 162 941
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 0 76 0 1 20 237
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 17 53 179 898 38 112 446 1,871
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 2 7 0 1 8 20
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 9 25 69 1,911
Inflation crises and long-run growth 2 4 10 343 8 21 75 962
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 1 1 41 3 7 30 389
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 2 4 14 227 5 23 56 557
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 1 1 41 0 11 37 484
Life during Growth 0 0 6 171 1 1 25 522
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 245
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 3 319 1 3 21 913
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 263 4 14 29 953
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 0 7 18 1 4 38 113
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 4 19 128
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 0 2 20 151
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 6 7 30 1,005 14 26 139 3,590
Redistributive Public Employment 0 2 3 90 4 9 45 347
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 3 4 14 393 5 12 62 2,294
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 9 0 2 10 72
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 2 5 13 30 3 11 35 106
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 20 0 0 2 76
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 2 11 201 0 3 20 446
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 0 6 26 189 4 12 78 513
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 0 1 12 1,563
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 2 2 5 140 5 6 31 523
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 4 11 373 5 18 62 823
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 6 12 40 514 12 33 140 1,755
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 577
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 0 2 12 1,003
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 1 2 35 1 3 12 244
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 3 8 38 341 15 54 166 1,103
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 4 5 12 389 8 13 34 861
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 5 15 48 1,034 21 75 186 2,677
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 2 3 7 1,089
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 11
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 1 2 27
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 1 2 45 0 1 8 155
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 2 5 13 268 3 10 51 811
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 1 2 21 113 4 20 92 432
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 3 4 9 282 6 14 31 703
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 1 4 91 2 5 12 284
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 1 2 12 23 1 4 29 457
Total Journal Articles 87 227 849 14,108 312 950 3,875 53,784


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Development Economics through the Decades 2 3 14 25 2 8 32 64
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 5 21 67 628
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 3 12 53 186
Total Books 2 3 14 25 10 41 152 878


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 2 4 4 2 5 11 11
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 2 2 4 41 2 8 17 147
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 3 22 125 1 10 53 317
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 5 96 3 9 31 311
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 4 10 115 5 11 43 320
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 10 22 73 633 26 80 286 1,876
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 1 5 29 0 1 6 66
Total Chapters 16 34 123 1,043 39 124 447 3,048


Statistics updated 2015-01-03