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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 1 2 6 304 5 8 21 696
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 9 19 84 4,243
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 0 8 1,214 1 5 23 2,791
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 8 108 0 6 26 238
Artificial States 2 4 10 134 3 9 39 531
Artificial States 1 1 4 199 1 2 19 489
Artificial States 0 1 4 147 0 2 16 428
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 9 788 3 7 32 2,341
Can the West Save Africa? 2 5 22 414 4 14 108 1,064
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 1 4 7 63 4 13 47 269
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 1 2 91 0 1 11 235
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 0 2 200 1 1 12 489
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 116 1 3 18 865
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 57 5 6 19 187
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 1 2 166 0 4 11 870
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 0 115 1 2 14 944
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 2 4 20 183 9 40 130 886
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 1 2 9 1,662 4 10 34 3,968
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 7 28 117 5,453 25 93 375 16,426
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 2 4 174 2 3 7 448
Fractionalization 0 0 4 226 2 4 29 685
Fractionalization 0 0 3 166 2 3 15 481
Fractionalization 0 1 7 40 1 2 40 179
Fractionalization 1 2 13 961 6 12 58 2,752
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 7 13 37 1,495 11 25 108 3,583
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 2 8 432 0 6 23 1,143
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 5 438 2 4 16 1,111
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 7 301 2 4 17 628
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 2 12 551
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 1 4 1,241 2 6 29 4,044
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 1 8 219 1 3 14 690
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 2 19 678 3 15 51 1,644
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 0 16 0 2 2 60
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 2 6 26 925 6 20 90 2,378
Inflation and the poor 2 8 45 1,026 6 29 96 2,516
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 4 938 2 7 22 2,600
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 1 2 94 1 2 14 704
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 0 1 296 1 1 8 720
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 0 2 24 83 1 11 54 172
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 1 2 4 584 2 5 13 1,858
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 6 39 1,889 8 27 198 4,316
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 1 11 506 3 9 40 2,692
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 13 319 3 8 39 678
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 5 11 542 3 13 39 2,669
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 0 58 1 1 5 310
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 1 3 4 396 2 6 17 2,200
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 1 6 32 453 4 13 63 871
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 2 7 34 956 8 27 105 1,953
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 1 5 18 1,060 3 12 66 2,665
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 2 7 605 2 6 24 1,871
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 1 139 2 5 18 535
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 4 8 151 0 6 13 303
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 3 91 0 0 5 215
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 1 4 5 318 2 6 16 1,057
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 5 522 0 3 17 1,207
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 4 14 478 2 13 92 1,834
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 3 27 2 5 23 161
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 4 12 918 5 16 61 3,510
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 2 212 2 3 15 846
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 2 11 1 1 8 48
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 0 11 556 1 4 30 1,839
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 3 7 42 128 9 38 166 433
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 41 1 1 11 202
Small states, small problems? 2 3 15 541 4 20 68 2,407
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 3 8 32 747 6 24 107 1,436
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 2 72 1 3 15 231
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 3 113 1 2 10 203
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 5 39 2 2 8 73
The European Origins of Economic Development 3 13 64 336 13 51 233 683
The European origins of economic development 0 3 21 98 1 7 38 198
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 1 21 264 1 2 44 448
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 0 2 468 2 4 14 1,179
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 0 2 363 2 7 18 1,149
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 631
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 0 8 601 7 20 43 1,917
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 2 12 56 1,811 10 64 307 7,392
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 2 15 237 11 33 101 1,158
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 1 58 0 3 6 541
The power of exports 1 3 13 216 3 5 23 313
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 1 7 682 1 2 11 1,760
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 8 57 1,464 7 24 172 3,857
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 4 304 2 4 28 909
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 1 4 237 2 5 19 725
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 2 11 360 1 7 52 973
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 1 2 6 237 4 6 27 374
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 0 8 24 420 10 38 174 1,783
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 4 13 633 3 9 31 1,807
the middle class consensus and economic development 0 6 17 822 1 15 52 4,213
Total Working Papers 59 237 1,138 43,250 289 992 4,433 135,682


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 2 3 12 51 3 7 48 192
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 11 22 140 4,637
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 1 1 4 649 4 4 27 1,310
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 3 9 246 2 5 18 492
Are aid agencies improving? 2 2 7 90 4 7 20 246
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 3 13 586 2 5 29 1,700
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 3 6 16 694
Can the West Save Africa? 2 4 14 121 5 15 64 507
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 1 1 2 141
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 2 11 0 0 5 44
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 4 9 21 62 12 40 159 443
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 2 5 123 0 3 34 571
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 1 2 3 10 2 7 23 63
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 2 5 138 1 4 14 340
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 3 72 1 2 8 192
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 3 36 2 8 28 180
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 1 13
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 1 1 8 583
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 3 8 34 1,590 14 31 129 3,899
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 4 129 6 12 27 608
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 6 15 51 745 18 51 170 1,931
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 2 6 12 190 6 14 33 513
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 5 12 163 3 11 31 401
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 1 7 501 2 11 56 1,086
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 2 35 1 1 3 72
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 1 7 274 4 7 23 542
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 3 7 40 349 11 29 178 1,002
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 77 1 1 8 239
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 5 16 137 955 10 49 301 2,005
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 1 8 0 2 4 23
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 3 17 69 1,944
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 5 14 352 7 21 75 998
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 1 3 43 0 5 24 399
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 2 2 11 231 2 6 43 568
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 1 5 45 2 13 40 507
Life during Growth 1 1 4 174 2 3 14 528
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 1 2 10 251
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 1 2 321 0 4 12 919
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 1 1 264 1 7 32 969
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 1 4 20 2 5 20 122
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 2 15 134
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 0 2 10 153
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 3 10 29 1,021 10 26 103 3,633
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 2 90 0 6 34 357
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 3 11 399 4 15 69 2,335
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 10 1 2 8 76
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 1 11 35 1 2 32 119
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 20 1 2 5 80
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 2 11 206 3 4 19 456
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 4 5 16 195 6 8 39 532
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 6 15 1,573
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 1 7 143 0 4 21 531
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 1 11 377 0 5 58 844
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 3 11 40 537 8 33 120 1,822
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 2 2 9 581
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 4 11 1,009
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 1 35 1 1 8 248
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 2 5 29 355 5 35 148 1,173
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 0 11 394 0 3 31 873
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 3 23 66 1,074 13 50 222 2,788
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1,092
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 0 3 3 4 14
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 1 1 3 29
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 1 45 0 2 5 157
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 0 3 14 274 9 19 52 836
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 2 5 26 131 6 18 109 498
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 2 10 286 2 5 34 717
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 4 92 1 3 15 291
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 1 8 25 1 4 19 463
Total Journal Articles 55 178 763 14,492 231 708 3,170 55,288


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 0 5 26 2 2 15 68
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 5 18 65 660
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 6 18 51 218
Total Books 0 0 5 26 13 38 131 946


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 1 4 5 2 2 16 18
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 3 41 1 3 20 156
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 1 15 129 1 5 43 333
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 1 7 103 4 11 39 339
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 6 15 122 3 13 46 339
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 5 13 72 667 18 52 228 1,980
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 2 29 1 1 7 70
Total Chapters 9 22 118 1,096 30 87 399 3,235


Statistics updated 2015-07-02