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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 2 6 44 366 6 27 163 900
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 8 20 64 4,333
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 1 9 1,227 0 2 22 2,818
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 2 8 121 3 8 30 283
Artificial States 1 2 3 205 2 6 16 517
Artificial States 5 5 11 161 12 18 43 479
Artificial States 0 0 2 140 1 2 17 561
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 2 7 797 1 7 30 2,379
Can the West Save Africa? 0 2 9 429 1 9 35 1,126
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 1 5 69 4 10 35 319
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 1 1 4 98 1 2 15 258
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 1 4 9 209 1 7 19 510
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 118 0 4 21 894
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 2 2 61 2 5 12 209
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 1 2 170 1 3 14 889
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 1 1 1 118 1 3 11 962
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 0 8 196 1 5 60 995
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 8 60 5,548 8 28 208 16,738
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 4 14 1,680 0 7 42 4,026
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 4 4 178 2 6 18 471
Fractionalization 2 2 5 46 4 9 35 226
Fractionalization 0 0 8 972 3 8 52 2,825
Fractionalization 0 0 4 235 5 10 49 754
Fractionalization 1 1 4 172 2 3 34 528
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 3 3 19 1,533 4 12 77 3,705
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 1 8 444 4 5 25 1,180
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 1 5 444 2 4 18 1,135
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 1 303 0 2 9 645
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 6 22 576
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 1 5 1,253 0 1 21 4,080
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 13 18 238 0 17 30 727
How much do distortions affect growth? 3 4 18 702 3 6 52 1,710
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 0 17 0 1 5 67
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 3 20 949 6 17 69 2,466
Inflation and the poor 3 10 51 1,100 8 23 108 2,675
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 1 940 1 3 20 2,630
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 0 1 8 718
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 1 9 306 1 6 21 746
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 2 18 111 5 12 45 235
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 2 2 586 2 6 12 1,875
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 12 33 1,932 9 45 160 4,546
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 6 14 522 2 11 34 2,731
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 3 7 330 0 5 25 716
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 2 5 10 558 4 12 50 2,746
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 1 3 61 1 2 9 321
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 1 3 4 403 2 9 30 2,248
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 7 21 480 3 12 44 926
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 1 3 13 978 3 9 48 2,026
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 5 7 17 1,080 8 15 43 2,717
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 0 6 612 0 0 16 1,893
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 0 3 14 553
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 1 6 158 0 2 12 321
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 2 95 1 2 13 231
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 1 4 323 0 6 20 1,088
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 6 531 3 5 40 1,256
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 1 29 6 11 31 209
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 7 488 9 14 52 1,913
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 2 16 938 7 17 88 3,624
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 213 2 7 20 876
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 0 3 14 64
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 2 5 11 571 5 10 24 1,871
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 3 11 34 179 12 27 113 601
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 42 1 3 9 216
Small states, small problems? 0 0 4 547 24 46 75 2,499
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 0 13 57 816 5 39 135 1,606
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 1 2 75 2 7 17 253
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 4 117 1 3 10 214
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 6 8 15 57 8 13 36 119
The European Origins of Economic Development 2 17 49 407 12 43 165 925
The European origins of economic development 1 4 12 112 4 10 39 244
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 1 2 8 274 2 9 22 473
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 1 1 3 474 1 3 10 1,196
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 0 8 373 0 4 49 1,213
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 2 5 14 620 10 38 89 2,038
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 4 66 124 1,969 16 126 284 7,804
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 4 10 253 2 13 79 1,262
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 0 58 0 2 8 550
The power of exports 0 2 2 220 1 6 12 333
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 0 5 687 1 2 19 1,783
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 2 5 24 1,495 4 14 75 3,964
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 5 310 2 12 42 965
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 2 5 243 1 4 16 746
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 3 6 370 1 8 26 1,015
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 1 238 1 4 21 402
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 3 3 11 436 5 9 47 1,865
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 7 28 670 5 12 63 1,890
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 1 11 844 4 13 69 4,314
Total Working Papers 71 304 1,024 44,678 295 1,001 3,909 141,174


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 2 3 8 63 5 9 33 247
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 3 4 11 665 5 15 43 1,367
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 2 3 253 1 3 11 511
Are aid agencies improving? 0 0 4 100 1 4 22 278
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 2 7 593 3 6 27 1,734
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 3 4 0 6 46 746
Can the West Save Africa? 0 2 10 138 4 17 68 592
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 0 3 157
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 1 1 13 1 3 8 54
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 4 5 16 81 17 25 86 551
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 0 3 126 0 2 12 584
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 1 2 13 2 9 30 100
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 1 6 145 1 3 13 356
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 74 1 5 13 210
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 2 5 43 0 6 20 208
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 20
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 0 0 13 601
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 1 4 22 1,619 6 23 107 4,036
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 2 132 0 3 28 648
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 3 9 55 829 13 29 174 2,189
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 2 5 18 217 4 7 30 557
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 2 4 170 5 7 22 431
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 0 6 515 4 9 37 1,139
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 3 39 0 0 6 81
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 0 8 282 0 0 17 566
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 0 8 358 0 6 32 1,049
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 2 79 0 1 7 248
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 4 19 50 1,021 10 46 139 2,187
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 4 12 0 1 12 39
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 9 24 128 2,122
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 2 15 372 7 18 64 1,083
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 0 3 18 421
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 5 240 3 6 27 608
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 47 1 2 9 536
Life during Growth 0 1 5 179 1 4 21 550
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 1 1 1 2 10 17 275
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 1 3 326 1 1 11 936
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 2 2 267 1 4 13 989
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 1 2 9 30 2 4 21 154
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 2 6 22 162
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 28 0 3 9 165
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 7 100 4 14 46 413
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 3 12 416 6 21 103 2,461
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 0 1 14 94
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 1 37 3 9 23 150
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 21 0 0 5 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 5 10 218 3 8 28 491
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 6 16 216 3 14 54 604
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 0 2 14 1,592
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 1 2 146 2 5 16 551
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 1 8 387 0 6 39 895
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 1 2 17 561 8 22 73 1,922
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 1 15 602
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 5 18 1,032
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 0 3 13 267
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 2 6 22 387 9 36 123 1,335
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 2 14 410 0 13 46 932
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 1 13 112 1,219 17 63 474 3,356
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 1,099
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 21
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 1 5 35
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 1 2 6 52 1 5 20 182
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 0 1 9 284 3 10 45 886
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 2 10 99 232 7 23 257 773
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 1 1 4 292 3 4 19 740
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 1 4 98 1 2 13 308
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 1 1 8 35 3 5 26 497
Total Journal Articles 38 128 655 14,326 186 605 2,922 50,811


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Development Economics through the Decades 1 4 15 57 2 10 33 126
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 2 13 42 732
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 1 11 49 282
Total Books 1 4 15 57 5 34 124 1,140


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 1 5 13 1 2 34 73
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 1 1 4 46 3 6 30 194
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 3 5 137 1 3 12 355
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 1 5 108 2 4 19 365
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 1 6 132 0 4 26 379
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 4 17 43 725 13 42 122 2,151
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 2 32 0 2 10 90
Total Chapters 8 24 70 1,193 20 63 253 3,607


Statistics updated 2016-12-03