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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 2 4 31 368 5 16 128 910
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 1 12 54 4,337
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 1 10 1,228 0 1 20 2,819
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 1 9 122 3 12 37 292
Artificial States 0 5 9 161 2 20 45 487
Artificial States 0 1 3 205 0 3 14 518
Artificial States 0 0 1 140 0 4 17 564
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 5 797 0 2 25 2,380
Can the West Save Africa? 1 1 8 430 2 8 35 1,133
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 4 69 2 11 33 326
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 1 3 98 0 3 16 260
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 1 9 209 1 2 19 511
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 1 3 119 2 3 17 897
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 61 0 4 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 1 2 11 963
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 0 7 196 0 5 53 999
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 4 5 60 5,553 15 40 205 16,770
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 0 14 1,680 2 4 41 4,030
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 3 6 180 1 4 19 473
Fractionalization 0 1 4 172 2 7 31 533
Fractionalization 0 1 8 973 1 9 52 2,831
Fractionalization 2 4 6 48 2 9 35 231
Fractionalization 0 1 5 236 0 13 46 762
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 5 8 19 1,538 7 11 69 3,712
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 2 8 445 1 6 23 1,182
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 3 6 446 0 7 21 1,140
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 0 303 0 0 6 645
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 1 21 577
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 2 6 1,255 1 3 19 4,083
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 18 238 0 4 32 731
How much do distortions affect growth? 5 10 21 709 7 15 55 1,722
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 1 1 1 18 1 1 6 68
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 0 17 949 2 10 64 2,470
Inflation and the poor 4 14 56 1,111 5 31 117 2,698
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 1 940 0 4 20 2,633
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 1 1 9 719
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 1 1 9 307 1 2 19 747
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 2 17 112 1 7 39 237
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 1 1 3 587 2 6 15 1,879
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 4 30 1,935 11 28 156 4,565
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 1 13 522 1 3 32 2,732
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 3 4 10 334 3 4 25 720
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 2 8 558 4 10 48 2,752
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 1 3 62 0 2 9 322
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 1 3 403 1 3 26 2,249
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 4 20 482 4 9 42 932
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 0 2 11 979 0 6 42 2,029
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 1 8 19 1,083 2 17 49 2,726
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 1 1 6 613 2 2 15 1,895
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 0 1 13 554
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 1 1 6 159 1 1 12 322
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 2 95 0 3 13 233
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 4 323 0 1 16 1,089
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 6 532 2 9 44 1,262
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 7 489 3 15 52 1,919
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 1 29 0 14 37 217
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 0 15 938 2 15 83 3,632
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 213 0 2 20 876
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 1 4 16 68
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 2 10 571 2 10 25 1,876
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 1 6 32 182 3 26 105 615
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? 1 1 5 548 19 59 105 2,534
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 8 13 60 829 34 53 159 1,654
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 1 75 3 7 19 258
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 5 118 2 4 12 217
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 9 14 60 3 15 38 126
The European Origins of Economic Development 1 5 46 410 12 41 169 954
The European origins of economic development 2 4 14 115 5 16 44 256
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 1 2 7 275 4 7 24 478
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 1 2 4 475 1 3 9 1,198
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 1 7 374 0 3 38 1,216
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 1 17 17 17 8 17 17 17
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 638
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 2 5 16 623 6 22 93 2,050
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 27 35 142 2,000 39 66 297 7,854
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 2 10 254 3 5 71 1,265
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 1 1 1 59 1 2 8 552
The power of exports 0 0 2 220 0 3 13 335
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 2 7 689 0 3 19 1,785
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 2 6 23 1,499 7 17 76 3,977
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 4 310 3 8 43 971
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 4 243 1 2 15 747
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 1 238 4 7 23 408
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 6 370 3 4 24 1,018
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 4 8 15 441 4 12 43 1,872
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 4 27 672 3 10 56 1,895
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 3 11 846 7 14 64 4,324
Total Working Papers 97 236 1,047 44,843 285 890 3,885 141,769


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 6 10 67 3 15 38 257
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 2 7 15 669 6 14 48 1,376
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 1 2 253 0 1 9 511
Are aid agencies improving? 0 0 3 100 0 1 16 278
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 2 7 594 0 6 24 1,737
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 1 4 5 2 7 45 753
Can the West Save Africa? 0 1 9 139 1 7 61 595
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 1 4 158
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 1 13 0 1 7 54
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 7 18 84 2 31 89 565
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 0 2 126 1 3 13 587
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 1 1 3 14 1 3 28 101
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 1 5 145 0 1 10 356
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 74 1 5 17 214
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 5 43 0 2 20 210
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 0 1 11 602
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 2 5 21 1,623 15 33 121 4,063
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 1 1 1 133 1 1 20 649
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 8 17 59 843 15 43 178 2,219
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 2 5 19 220 2 8 29 561
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 2 5 171 0 8 22 434
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 1 4 516 4 10 35 1,145
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 1 1 3 40 2 2 7 83
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 2 9 284 1 6 21 572
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 0 6 358 1 2 28 1,051
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 2 79 1 2 9 250
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 4 11 47 1,028 12 33 138 2,210
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 2 12 0 0 8 39
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 9 29 135 2,142
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 2 13 373 3 14 63 1,090
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 0 2 18 423
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 3 240 2 9 27 614
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 47 0 1 8 536
Life during Growth 0 0 3 179 0 1 17 550
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 1 1 1 8 22 281
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 1 2 326 2 6 13 941
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 267 1 5 15 993
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 2 9 31 2 7 23 159
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 5 19 165
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 28 1 1 8 166
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 6 100 0 7 41 416
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 0 8 416 3 15 87 2,470
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 0 1 13 95
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 1 37 0 6 24 153
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 21 0 0 4 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 1 10 219 1 8 28 496
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 2 4 16 219 5 11 57 612
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 4 15 1,596
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 1 146 0 2 12 551
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 1 5 388 2 4 34 899
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 2 4 17 564 2 17 73 1,931
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 4 17 606
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 2 3 19 1,034
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 1 4 15 271
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 2 10 26 395 7 30 126 1,356
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 2 16 412 0 4 43 936
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 4 9 105 1,227 25 65 486 3,404
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1,100
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 35
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 23
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 1 3 52 1 3 18 184
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 0 0 9 284 1 5 44 888
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 0 5 77 235 8 24 203 790
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 1 4 292 1 6 19 743
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 2 4 99 0 4 14 311
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 1 6 35 0 3 19 497
Total Journal Articles 33 119 612 14,407 154 568 2,853 51,193


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Development Economics through the Decades 1 2 10 58 1 3 24 127
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 5 10 45 740
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 53 290
Total Books 1 2 10 58 9 22 122 1,157


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 2 3 6 15 3 6 32 78
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 2 4 47 2 11 35 202
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 1 4 137 0 1 8 355
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 1 4 108 1 3 17 366
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 0 4 132 1 5 26 384
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 5 12 43 733 12 37 125 2,175
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 2 2 3 34 2 2 10 92
Total Chapters 9 21 68 1,206 21 65 253 3,652


Statistics updated 2017-02-02