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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 3 30 373 2 19 101 936
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 10 21 61 4,364
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 2 5 10 1,234 3 6 17 2,827
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 7 123 0 2 30 290
Artificial States 2 5 8 211 3 7 20 527
Artificial States 1 3 9 165 5 11 45 498
Artificial States 0 2 3 142 0 4 15 567
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 1 3 798 2 4 20 2,386
Can the West Save Africa? 1 3 7 433 5 14 37 1,147
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 3 5 73 0 10 35 340
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 1 98 0 1 9 260
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 1 8 211 0 1 15 513
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 119 0 2 13 901
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 1 2 4 63 1 2 12 212
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 1 170 0 1 9 891
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 1 118 1 2 9 966
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 1 1 4 198 3 4 28 1,004
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 11 26 60 5,585 21 65 188 16,849
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 5 14 22 1,695 15 33 61 4,068
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 2 9 183 2 3 19 477
Fractionalization 0 4 6 176 4 11 26 541
Fractionalization 0 6 14 57 2 9 31 242
Fractionalization 2 2 6 976 5 8 40 2,840
Fractionalization 1 4 6 241 2 7 43 773
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 0 4 18 1,544 1 12 55 3,728
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 1 6 447 0 2 16 1,185
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 6 449 1 1 21 1,146
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 1 1 2 305 2 2 11 651
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 1 19 579
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 0 3 1,255 0 3 9 4,087
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 18 239 0 1 28 731
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 8 25 722 5 14 52 1,743
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 1 18 1 1 4 69
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 2 6 13 955 9 27 64 2,500
Inflation and the poor 5 12 54 1,128 6 15 99 2,719
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 2 941 1 6 19 2,642
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 1 1 8 720
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 1 1 5 308 2 3 17 753
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 2 9 116 1 6 29 246
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 1 1 5 589 3 6 24 1,888
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 4 9 33 1,946 8 30 146 4,608
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 3 11 525 2 5 23 2,737
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 1 10 336 2 6 29 728
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 3 7 15 568 5 13 41 2,768
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 2 62 0 0 5 322
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 1 4 404 0 4 22 2,256
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 3 6 21 490 4 10 40 944
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 0 4 8 983 0 10 34 2,044
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 2 6 18 1,091 4 15 46 2,742
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 1 3 614 0 2 8 1,897
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 0 2 11 557
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 2 8 161 1 5 14 327
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 1 95 1 3 11 236
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 2 323 1 1 13 1,090
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 5 534 2 3 28 1,264
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 3 7 492 1 11 48 1,932
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 1 3 32 1 2 31 221
Public goods and ethnic divisions 2 5 10 943 5 13 65 3,650
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 1 214 0 2 12 878
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 0 3 12 68
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 1 2 8 573 4 5 25 1,882
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 0 4 26 191 4 17 79 635
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 42 0 1 7 217
Small states, small problems? 1 4 5 552 3 11 107 2,545
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 4 13 62 848 9 30 160 1,695
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 1 75 2 7 26 267
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 3 119 0 3 15 223
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 3 16 64 2 9 37 135
The European Origins of Economic Development 3 8 38 421 10 31 135 992
The European origins of economic development 0 2 10 117 1 8 36 262
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 1 2 6 277 1 4 23 482
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 2 2 5 477 2 2 9 1,200
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 3 7 377 0 9 34 1,226
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 1 4 20 20 1 11 28 28
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 1 6 18 630 7 25 105 2,082
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 3 17 132 2,019 8 47 267 7,914
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 2 8 256 3 5 39 1,275
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 1 2 5 63 3 5 12 559
The power of exports 0 0 2 220 0 0 8 334
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 2 5 691 1 5 16 1,791
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 2 2 312 2 12 39 983
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 1 14 1,500 1 11 58 3,993
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 1 3 244 0 3 14 752
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 2 239 1 5 19 409
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 2 3 6 373 2 5 22 1,022
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 0 4 15 447 1 10 37 1,885
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 4 23 677 2 8 48 1,906
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 2 8 850 5 9 52 4,340
Total Working Papers 80 271 1,004 45,193 231 786 3,458 142,747


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 5 17 75 1 7 42 267
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 4 5 15 676 4 15 47 1,394
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 0 2 253 0 0 6 511
Are aid agencies improving? 0 0 0 100 1 3 14 282
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 2 6 596 3 7 23 1,745
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 1 2 6 1 4 30 757
Can the West Save Africa? 0 2 8 142 2 7 47 603
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 1 2 159
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 1 13 0 0 5 53
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 2 14 87 3 22 81 592
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 2 2 2 128 2 3 11 590
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 3 14 0 5 25 108
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 1 4 146 0 1 7 357
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 0 74 0 2 15 217
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 1 1 5 44 1 2 16 212
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 20
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 603
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 5 15 36 1,646 28 73 163 4,144
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 2 3 135 0 4 13 655
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 7 20 56 868 11 37 143 2,263
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 1 1 13 221 1 1 18 562
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 4 171 0 1 21 437
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 2 4 518 2 8 35 1,155
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 4 41 0 2 8 86
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 3 10 288 2 7 24 581
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 2 2 360 3 14 28 1,066
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 1 1 80 0 1 6 251
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 24 49 94 1,090 271 333 459 2,573
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 2 13 1 2 5 41
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 13 29 121 2,182
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 5 11 378 10 23 63 1,115
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 0 0 12 422
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 1 240 1 4 27 619
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 47 0 0 7 536
Life during Growth 1 2 7 184 1 4 19 558
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 1 1 1 1 20 282
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 3 4 329 3 6 17 948
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 267 0 0 9 992
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 1 10 34 1 6 23 168
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 10 24 175
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 28 0 2 10 168
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 3 101 0 5 33 421
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 0 4 416 0 6 55 2,477
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 0 0 12 96
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 1 2 39 0 2 15 153
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 21 0 0 1 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 2 11 222 1 6 27 501
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 0 6 18 225 3 16 50 628
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 0 2 13 1,599
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 1 146 0 0 10 552
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 2 7 392 1 10 31 912
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 0 1 11 567 3 8 53 1,942
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 607
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 3 13 25 1,049
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 1 1 13 273
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 8 16 39 413 19 50 150 1,412
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 3 11 416 2 7 33 945
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 6 17 57 1,249 19 60 293 3,480
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 1,103
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 1 3 6 26
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 1 1 5 0 1 4 36
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 4 53 0 1 16 186
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 0 3 9 289 8 19 48 910
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 2 8 53 244 5 56 169 844
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 1 2 293 0 2 12 746
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 4 99 0 2 16 314
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 1 1 2 36 2 3 15 501
Total Journal Articles 68 191 584 14,656 436 925 2,770 52,248


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 1 11 59 1 5 25 134
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 14 25 64 772
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 11 40 302
Total Books 0 1 11 59 19 41 129 1,208


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 2 7 17 1 2 18 79
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 1 5 48 2 11 33 212
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 0 3 137 0 3 8 358
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 2 108 0 3 12 368
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 3 6 136 3 12 28 397
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 12 50 751 7 30 128 2,218
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 3 34 0 0 8 92
Total Chapters 4 18 76 1,231 13 61 235 3,724


Statistics updated 2017-06-02