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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 2 19 35 337 8 54 99 782
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 7 26 71 4,283
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 1 6 1,218 3 4 20 2,799
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 7 113 1 3 26 255
Artificial States 2 2 6 152 5 8 19 442
Artificial States 1 3 10 139 2 7 29 547
Artificial States 0 1 4 202 1 7 19 504
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 1 2 7 792 3 7 30 2,355
Can the West Save Africa? 1 4 18 422 2 16 70 1,098
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 1 1 8 65 4 10 51 293
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 1 1 5 95 1 1 12 244
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 0 0 200 0 1 5 492
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 0 116 4 7 18 880
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 2 59 0 2 20 197
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 1 5 169 0 3 12 877
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 117 1 2 15 952
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 2 15 189 4 21 131 946
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 1 7 1,666 2 9 36 3,989
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 3 14 89 5,493 16 60 307 16,565
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 2 174 1 5 10 454
Fractionalization 0 1 2 168 4 12 24 502
Fractionalization 0 3 6 231 6 17 39 716
Fractionalization 0 4 8 965 3 10 44 2,779
Fractionalization 1 2 5 42 2 7 25 196
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 1 6 44 1,519 9 23 101 3,643
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 1 8 437 3 5 27 1,159
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 2 4 440 0 3 14 1,119
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 1 2 303 1 4 15 639
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 3 9 556
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 3 11 1,249 1 7 33 4,064
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 3 220 1 4 16 699
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 6 17 688 5 15 43 1,667
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 1 1 17 0 1 4 62
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 2 5 16 932 4 12 61 2,406
Inflation and the poor 3 13 47 1,055 8 25 111 2,581
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 2 939 1 6 25 2,613
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 1 94 0 0 12 710
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 1 2 298 0 4 11 728
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 6 26 95 3 13 55 198
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 2 584 1 2 12 1,864
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 6 6 29 1,905 13 35 153 4,409
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 1 4 509 1 4 21 2,700
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 1 2 7 324 2 7 29 695
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 3 16 550 4 14 57 2,704
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 1 1 1 59 1 1 4 313
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 1 7 400 3 9 32 2,223
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 3 3 19 462 5 8 36 890
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 2 6 25 968 4 16 74 1,987
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 1 1 12 1,064 2 4 35 2,677
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 1 5 607 2 4 18 1,880
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 0 3 15 541
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 1 1 6 153 1 1 14 310
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 1 2 93 0 3 6 220
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 5 319 2 7 25 1,073
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 3 6 526 2 4 15 1,218
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 1 10 482 3 9 59 1,867
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 2 28 1 6 29 180
Public goods and ethnic divisions 1 4 11 923 5 20 63 3,549
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 212 0 1 14 856
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 11 1 3 6 52
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 3 7 561 1 8 21 1,851
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 3 10 39 150 14 38 151 510
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 1 42 0 0 8 207
Small states, small problems? 0 1 9 543 1 8 62 2,429
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 5 13 39 769 11 32 107 1,495
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 1 3 74 0 5 12 239
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 2 113 1 1 6 205
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 6 8 46 1 10 18 88
The European Origins of Economic Development 3 8 52 364 13 42 194 785
The European origins of economic development 0 1 9 101 3 7 26 212
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 1 2 8 268 2 3 13 454
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 3 471 1 5 17 1,189
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 3 4 367 6 18 38 1,178
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 2 3 6 635
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 1 10 607 2 12 73 1,957
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 5 22 72 1,858 16 73 298 7,557
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 3 11 244 7 15 97 1,194
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 0 58 1 2 6 544
The power of exports 0 0 7 218 1 2 17 322
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 0 2 682 0 2 9 1,766
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 1 2 306 0 6 26 928
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 7 33 1,476 3 24 101 3,901
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 1 2 4 239 1 3 14 732
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 8 364 2 5 38 994
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 3 237 1 5 27 385
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 0 1 16 426 3 22 108 1,829
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 3 3 18 645 9 12 45 1,839
the middle class consensus and economic development 2 8 20 835 10 27 77 4,260
Total Working Papers 67 241 994 43,796 281 975 4,001 137,884


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 4 12 57 2 10 44 219
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 3 8 8 16 13 31 114 4,709
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 1 7 654 3 8 26 1,328
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 2 9 251 1 3 17 502
Are aid agencies improving? 1 1 10 97 4 6 28 262
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 1 6 587 3 7 23 1,713
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 1 1 1 4 9 24 708
Can the West Save Africa? 2 3 15 130 5 12 53 534
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 1 14 154
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 1 12 0 1 4 47
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 2 15 66 2 17 118 476
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 1 1 4 124 1 2 12 574
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 3 11 2 3 24 73
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 1 4 140 2 3 11 346
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 73 0 2 9 197
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 3 38 1 2 20 190
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 4 16
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 2 5 10 591
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 3 8 27 1,602 5 24 96 3,942
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 2 2 3 132 5 10 36 629
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 3 19 61 784 9 49 181 2,041
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 2 3 19 201 3 6 39 532
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 11 166 2 4 27 412
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 7 14 512 0 15 44 1,110
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 1 2 37 0 1 5 76
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 1 5 275 1 7 21 551
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 2 3 13 352 4 8 71 1,023
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 77 0 1 4 241
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 5 14 74 981 10 35 179 2,072
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 2 2 3 10 4 5 10 31
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 7 24 92 2,007
Inflation crises and long-run growth 2 3 17 360 5 12 63 1,027
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 2 43 0 4 14 405
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 1 4 9 237 1 9 27 587
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 5 47 0 6 41 528
Life during Growth 1 2 5 176 2 4 10 533
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 259
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 2 5 324 2 5 15 928
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 265 1 2 23 978
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 1 4 22 1 8 21 136
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 2 6 16 146
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 1 2 7 158
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 21 1,027 4 10 72 3,715
Redistributive Public Employment 1 3 4 94 5 11 26 375
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 3 7 15 408 12 31 85 2,383
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 1 2 9 82
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 5 36 2 3 22 129
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 20 0 1 4 82
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 2 8 209 2 9 20 468
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 6 14 203 2 12 38 555
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 5 17 1,581
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 1 2 3 145 2 5 14 539
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 6 8 383 4 13 32 865
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 0 6 28 547 2 23 94 1,858
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 2 12 589
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 1 11 1,015
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 1 3 10 256
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 0 9 26 369 6 27 121 1,230
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 2 5 396 5 12 29 893
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 11 21 84 1,122 18 55 224 2,918
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1,094
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 1 1 0 2 8 19
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 1 4 31
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 3 3 4 49 3 4 11 166
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 0 0 7 275 1 5 33 844
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 25 25 38 158 68 73 127 587
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 0 5 288 0 5 16 724
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 1 4 95 1 2 11 297
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 1 2 5 29 4 8 19 478
Total Journal Articles 85 193 666 14,838 257 698 2,683 56,764


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Development Economics through the Decades 2 9 23 48 4 14 38 103
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 1 10 62 695
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 5 43 237
Total Books 2 9 23 48 6 29 143 1,035


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 2 5 9 3 12 33 46
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 1 2 43 1 4 15 167
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 1 5 133 1 5 24 347
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 1 7 104 2 5 32 349
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 3 13 128 4 6 35 358
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 6 11 46 690 12 28 153 2,050
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 1 1 2 31 2 3 14 82
Total Chapters 12 20 80 1,138 25 63 306 3,399


Statistics updated 2016-02-03