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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 2 3 16 301 2 4 33 679
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 11 20 122 4,186
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 1 13 1,209 1 4 31 2,774
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 3 10 103 2 8 39 220
Artificial States 1 3 10 146 4 8 31 421
Artificial States 1 1 8 196 1 6 28 478
Artificial States 1 2 12 128 2 11 70 509
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 2 3 16 782 2 6 33 2,318
Can the West Save Africa? 4 5 26 398 19 30 154 992
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 13 56 0 5 43 230
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 1 4 90 1 3 15 227
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 1 1 7 199 8 8 33 486
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 6 115 1 3 24 854
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 5 56 1 1 17 169
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 4 164 0 2 21 862
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 115 2 4 7 935
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 1 2 8 165 8 15 82 774
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 2 2 16 1,655 3 5 60 3,941
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 14 23 156 5,367 47 82 591 16,151
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 8 170 0 0 16 441
Fractionalization 1 3 15 36 5 15 68 160
Fractionalization 0 1 5 164 1 5 33 472
Fractionalization 0 0 10 223 3 7 55 666
Fractionalization 0 2 29 953 4 18 129 2,722
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 2 6 47 1,465 9 25 169 3,512
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 3 13 428 2 7 38 1,129
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 3 434 0 3 13 1,098
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 3 14 298 1 5 23 618
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 3 13 544
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 1 7 1,238 4 9 49 4,026
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 1 2 9 214 1 2 14 679
How much do distortions affect growth? 3 7 31 667 5 16 72 1,612
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 2 16 0 0 3 58
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 1 6 30 906 7 21 126 2,312
Inflation and the poor 3 10 45 994 6 22 117 2,450
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 13 935 0 2 45 2,582
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 1 3 93 0 1 10 692
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 0 10 296 0 3 26 717
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 2 5 23 65 5 15 55 136
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 1 1 6 581 2 3 15 1,849
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 4 11 52 1,865 24 52 209 4,177
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 3 11 499 5 15 43 2,669
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 2 7 21 313 5 14 53 654
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 3 3 15 534 6 9 38 2,641
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 1 58 1 1 3 306
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 5 393 1 1 27 2,186
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 7 10 32 433 14 21 90 834
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 4 7 83 931 12 25 221 1,884
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 2 2 27 1,047 7 11 82 2,617
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 0 6 598 3 5 24 1,853
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 7 138 0 2 26 521
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 0 9 146 0 0 13 293
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 1 1 6 90 1 1 14 213
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 5 313 0 2 19 1,047
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 2 25 519 2 7 66 1,199
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 2 24 468 13 27 141 1,777
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 9 25 5 6 41 147
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 3 18 909 6 17 92 3,467
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 2 10 0 3 11 43
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 4 211 2 8 22 839
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 1 4 26 549 4 9 60 1,820
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 6 10 41 99 16 33 179 305
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 2 41 2 3 21 196
Small states, small problems? 1 5 31 531 5 13 122 2,355
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 3 6 46 723 9 24 146 1,363
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 1 1 5 71 2 3 16 219
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 2 4 7 38 2 4 11 69
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 1 10 111 2 4 20 197
The European Origins of Economic Development 4 9 70 284 18 45 214 505
The European origins of economic development 1 8 28 85 2 12 61 172
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 2 9 19 253 12 23 45 428
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 1 2 7 468 5 7 20 1,172
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 1 2 6 363 1 3 13 1,134
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 628
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 1 2 11 595 2 4 24 1,880
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 8 13 58 1,768 43 69 275 7,164
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 2 13 226 13 17 95 1,077
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 1 1 58 0 1 5 536
The power of exports 1 5 16 209 3 9 42 302
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 2 15 678 2 3 25 1,753
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 1 14 302 6 12 50 894
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 5 14 77 1,424 25 51 267 3,747
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 3 233 1 5 24 713
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 1 3 12 234 2 6 37 355
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 4 5 16 354 8 19 79 943
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 3 6 32 402 18 44 220 1,661
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 4 18 624 4 12 38 1,788
the middle class consensus and economic development 3 3 26 808 6 7 75 4,168
Total Working Papers 124 278 1,627 42,456 492 1,077 5,945 132,592


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 0 1 11 41 3 12 57 161
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 21 41 197 4,552
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 0 12 645 6 9 49 1,297
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 2 8 240 2 5 24 480
Are aid agencies improving? 0 2 11 86 1 4 21 231
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 3 23 578 1 8 59 1,684
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 1 2 14 681
Can the West Save Africa? 2 3 16 110 3 13 67 461
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 1 35 0 1 4 140
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 1 1 10 1 2 4 42
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 1 2 22 43 6 23 195 314
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 1 33 119 1 19 283 557
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 5 7 0 1 28 43
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 0 3 134 0 2 8 329
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 71 0 0 9 186
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 33 1 8 32 163
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 0 1 16 578
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 3 7 46 1,565 10 33 174 3,815
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 2 11 127 3 5 19 587
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 5 12 37 707 12 39 132 1,808
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 1 2 11 180 2 4 21 485
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 2 3 153 1 3 29 374
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 1 13 496 7 20 81 1,054
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 0 33 0 0 3 69
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 1 9 270 2 5 25 528
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 6 15 32 328 41 66 138 903
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 76 1 3 22 237
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 17 36 167 862 34 70 428 1,793
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 3 7 1 1 12 20
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 6 11 66 1,892
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 1 9 340 4 17 72 945
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 1 1 1 41 2 7 30 384
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 2 13 223 5 11 50 539
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 40 2 4 35 475
Life during Growth 0 1 6 171 0 5 28 521
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 243
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 6 319 1 3 25 911
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 4 263 1 3 25 940
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 2 10 18 2 7 46 111
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 5 25 125
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 1 7 19 150
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 1 6 29 999 5 31 144 3,569
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 4 89 2 12 45 340
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 1 13 389 5 17 84 2,287
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 9 1 3 10 71
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 3 3 17 28 7 13 45 102
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 1 1 20 0 1 2 76
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 4 17 200 2 7 31 445
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 3 6 33 186 4 10 97 505
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 5 16 1,563
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 1 7 138 0 5 46 517
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 2 5 12 371 7 23 59 812
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 3 8 42 505 8 23 149 1,730
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 574
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 0 2 13 1,001
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 1 1 2 35 1 2 10 242
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 3 9 47 336 12 29 163 1,061
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 1 1 10 385 2 3 28 850
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 2 10 51 1,021 11 37 170 2,613
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 1,087
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 11
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 26
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 1 1 2 45 1 3 10 155
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 2 4 12 265 3 17 54 804
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 0 3 23 111 10 24 98 422
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 1 3 8 279 2 8 29 691
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 2 4 90 2 5 12 281
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 1 5 11 22 3 12 31 456
Total Journal Articles 65 175 877 13,946 277 778 3,950 53,111


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 1 16 22 1 4 37 57
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 8 15 62 615
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 4 9 72 178
Total Books 0 1 16 22 13 28 171 850


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 2 2 1 4 7 7
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 1 2 39 1 4 15 140
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 8 20 123 3 17 49 310
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 8 96 1 2 43 303
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 3 8 111 2 14 38 311
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 6 16 70 617 27 54 290 1,823
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 1 1 9 29 1 2 11 66
Total Chapters 8 30 119 1,017 36 97 453 2,960


Statistics updated 2014-11-03