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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 5 17 48 360 16 38 162 873
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 2 10 64 4,313
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 2 12 1,226 3 6 25 2,816
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 3 10 119 3 15 33 275
Artificial States 0 0 4 203 1 4 21 511
Artificial States 0 0 6 156 4 8 29 461
Artificial States 1 1 4 140 3 7 23 559
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 7 795 2 6 28 2,372
Can the West Save Africa? 0 1 12 427 2 7 49 1,117
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 4 68 3 4 37 309
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 4 97 3 5 16 256
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 2 5 205 0 5 13 503
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 118 2 2 23 890
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 59 2 4 16 204
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 2 169 1 4 15 886
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 117 1 2 13 959
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 1 2 12 196 5 14 84 990
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 1 3 12 1,676 5 12 44 4,019
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 4 15 78 5,540 16 49 247 16,710
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 0 174 1 7 17 465
Fractionalization 1 1 4 44 2 6 36 217
Fractionalization 1 1 4 171 5 10 41 525
Fractionalization 1 2 11 972 4 17 60 2,817
Fractionalization 0 0 8 235 5 14 57 744
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 3 4 24 1,530 7 20 96 3,693
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 2 8 443 3 6 26 1,175
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 5 443 2 6 18 1,131
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 2 303 0 3 14 643
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 6 10 18 570
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 0 9 1,252 0 1 30 4,079
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 3 4 5 225 6 7 18 710
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 1 18 698 6 13 58 1,704
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 1 17 0 1 6 66
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 4 21 946 4 13 65 2,449
Inflation and the poor 1 16 57 1,090 8 32 125 2,652
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 2 940 1 4 24 2,627
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 2 5 12 717
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 1 2 8 305 2 4 19 740
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 2 20 109 2 6 41 223
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 0 584 1 5 10 1,869
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 3 7 28 1,920 20 39 167 4,501
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 2 9 516 3 6 27 2,720
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 1 6 327 3 12 30 711
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 10 553 4 7 59 2,734
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 2 60 1 2 9 319
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 2 400 2 5 35 2,239
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 4 18 473 4 10 39 914
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 0 0 17 975 1 7 55 2,017
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 0 0 12 1,073 2 6 33 2,702
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 1 1 6 612 2 4 21 1,893
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 2 4 14 550
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 4 5 157 1 6 14 319
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 1 1 3 95 2 4 13 229
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 1 3 322 2 5 22 1,082
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 7 530 9 15 41 1,251
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 2 8 487 5 15 54 1,899
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 2 29 2 8 33 198
Public goods and ethnic divisions 2 3 17 936 6 22 88 3,607
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 213 1 3 18 869
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 2 5 13 61
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 1 9 566 1 4 21 1,861
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 2 3 37 168 8 18 127 574
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 1 42 1 3 11 213
Small states, small problems? 0 0 6 547 13 15 41 2,453
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 8 17 50 803 12 32 117 1,567
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 2 74 4 5 15 246
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 1 9 49 5 8 31 106
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 4 117 1 3 8 211
The European Origins of Economic Development 2 7 42 390 9 25 164 882
The European origins of economic development 0 1 9 108 4 8 33 234
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 1 7 272 1 5 15 464
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 4 473 0 2 13 1,193
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 2 3 10 373 8 17 57 1,209
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 2 3 7 638
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 3 13 615 3 23 75 2,000
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 10 16 86 1,903 14 31 251 7,678
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 1 10 249 3 13 83 1,249
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 0 58 0 1 7 548
The power of exports 0 0 2 218 0 1 12 327
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 1 5 687 1 6 21 1,781
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 6 310 3 9 43 953
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 4 23 1,490 3 15 85 3,950
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 4 241 2 4 15 742
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 0 237 3 8 22 398
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 7 367 1 7 32 1,007
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 1 1 13 433 4 8 68 1,856
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 6 9 27 663 10 20 65 1,878
the middle class consensus and economic development 0 1 18 843 3 13 78 4,301
Total Working Papers 70 185 993 44,374 334 884 4,035 140,173


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 0 2 8 60 6 13 39 238
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 0 11 661 2 5 39 1,352
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 0 3 251 1 3 14 508
Are aid agencies improving? 0 0 6 100 2 6 22 274
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 1 5 591 1 6 25 1,728
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 4 4 3 13 42 740
Can the West Save Africa? 0 2 13 136 8 19 63 575
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 0 9 157
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 0 12 0 3 6 51
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 2 3 14 76 6 15 81 526
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 0 3 126 0 3 11 582
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 1 2 12 1 8 26 91
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 2 5 144 0 3 12 353
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 74 2 3 12 205
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 2 2 3 41 3 6 18 202
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 7 20
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 0 4 18 601
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 1 5 21 1,615 14 32 105 4,013
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 3 132 0 3 37 645
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 0 8 65 820 12 40 208 2,160
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 2 4 18 212 3 6 29 550
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 3 168 2 8 20 424
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 1 12 515 4 10 42 1,130
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 1 2 3 39 1 3 8 81
How much do distortions affect growth? 2 4 8 282 5 9 24 566
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 0 9 358 1 5 39 1,043
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 2 79 0 2 8 247
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 1 6 43 1,002 8 27 125 2,141
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 3 11 0 2 14 38
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 12 37 146 2,098
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 3 17 370 4 13 57 1,065
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 1 8 19 418
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 1 9 240 4 10 30 602
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 1 47 2 5 21 534
Life during Growth 1 1 4 178 2 7 18 546
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 2 3 12 265
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 4 325 3 4 15 935
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 1 265 0 2 16 985
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 1 4 8 28 2 5 26 150
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 0 5 22 156
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 1 1 1 28 1 4 8 162
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 8 99 4 11 38 399
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 1 1 13 413 6 18 95 2,440
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 3 9 15 93
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 2 37 1 3 22 141
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 21 0 1 6 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 2 2 7 213 4 9 27 483
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 3 14 210 2 12 54 590
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 4 16 1,590
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 2 145 0 4 14 546
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 1 9 386 1 8 43 889
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 0 3 21 559 4 11 74 1,900
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 4 19 601
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 2 3 16 1,027
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 3 4 14 264
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 2 7 25 381 10 37 116 1,299
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 2 3 14 408 3 7 43 919
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 5 14 124 1,206 37 106 483 3,293
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 1,097
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 1 2 5 34
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 21
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 1 5 50 1 7 19 177
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 3 3 8 283 5 14 39 876
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 0 31 90 222 10 75 247 750
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 0 4 291 0 2 18 736
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 2 4 97 5 8 13 306
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 0 8 34 2 6 25 492
Total Journal Articles 32 126 672 14,198 224 728 2,964 50,206


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Development Economics through the Decades 1 5 26 53 2 7 47 116
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 1 11 52 719
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 9 47 271
Total Books 1 5 26 53 6 27 146 1,106


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 2 6 12 5 10 47 71
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 2 2 3 45 5 9 28 188
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 0 3 134 0 2 13 352
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 1 4 107 1 5 21 361
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 1 7 131 2 6 31 375
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 6 7 37 708 8 19 113 2,109
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 1 1 2 32 4 4 10 88
Total Chapters 12 14 62 1,169 25 55 263 3,544


Statistics updated 2016-09-03