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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 4 6 10 308 7 15 28 703
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 1 14 78 4,244
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 0 6 1,214 0 3 21 2,791
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 0 8 108 2 3 28 240
Artificial States 0 1 4 199 1 2 18 490
Artificial States 3 4 7 150 3 4 18 431
Artificial States 2 6 10 136 3 9 36 534
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 9 788 0 4 29 2,341
Can the West Save Africa? 1 3 22 415 2 8 104 1,066
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 1 5 8 64 2 11 46 271
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 2 3 4 93 4 5 15 239
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 0 2 200 0 1 11 489
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 116 1 3 15 866
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 57 0 6 19 187
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 1 2 3 167 1 2 11 871
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 0 115 2 3 15 946
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 3 20 183 10 36 137 896
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 1 3 10 1,663 3 13 35 3,971
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 4 26 113 5,457 15 85 372 16,441
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 2 4 174 0 3 7 448
Fractionalization 1 1 4 167 2 4 16 483
Fractionalization 0 1 7 40 1 3 35 180
Fractionalization 0 2 10 961 2 12 50 2,754
Fractionalization 1 1 4 227 1 3 27 686
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 6 18 42 1,501 7 26 103 3,590
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 2 3 9 434 2 5 23 1,145
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 5 438 0 4 16 1,111
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 6 301 0 3 15 628
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 3 11 552
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 1 2 5 1,242 2 6 29 4,046
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 1 7 219 1 4 14 691
How much do distortions affect growth? 2 4 20 680 2 10 50 1,646
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 60
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 4 25 925 1 17 88 2,379
Inflation and the poor 3 8 45 1,029 7 25 95 2,523
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 3 938 1 7 21 2,601
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 2 94 0 1 13 704
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 1 1 1 297 1 2 7 721
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 4 5 27 87 6 12 57 178
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 2 4 584 1 5 13 1,859
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 5 36 1,890 4 21 195 4,320
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 1 11 507 1 6 39 2,693
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 13 319 1 8 39 679
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 4 11 542 2 11 39 2,671
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 0 58 0 1 5 310
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 1 3 4 397 2 6 17 2,202
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 0 1 30 453 2 8 60 873
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 2 7 34 958 5 21 99 1,958
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 1 3 16 1,061 3 8 62 2,668
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 1 7 605 0 4 23 1,871
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 1 139 1 5 17 536
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 1 2 6 152 1 3 11 304
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 2 91 0 0 3 215
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 3 5 318 1 5 13 1,058
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 2 6 523 2 5 17 1,209
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 4 12 478 4 15 88 1,838
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 3 27 0 5 20 161
Public goods and ethnic divisions 1 4 13 919 3 14 63 3,513
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 2 212 3 6 18 849
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 2 11 0 1 8 48
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 0 11 556 0 4 28 1,839
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 3 7 42 131 5 26 166 438
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 41 0 1 9 202
Small states, small problems? 0 2 15 541 2 14 67 2,409
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 4 10 34 751 7 23 104 1,443
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 2 72 0 1 15 231
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 3 113 0 2 10 203
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 1 6 40 2 4 10 75
The European Origins of Economic Development 5 13 66 341 16 47 239 699
The European origins of economic development 0 2 21 98 1 4 39 199
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 0 20 264 0 1 43 448
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 0 2 468 0 4 14 1,179
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 0 2 363 1 6 19 1,150
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 631
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 1 1 9 602 2 14 43 1,919
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 1 9 57 1,812 7 49 304 7,399
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 1 13 237 4 29 102 1,162
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 1 58 0 1 6 541
The power of exports 0 3 12 216 1 6 21 314
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 0 6 682 0 1 10 1,760
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 3 54 1,464 2 16 163 3,859
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 3 304 0 2 27 909
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 4 237 0 3 17 725
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 11 360 0 3 49 973
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 2 6 237 1 7 26 375
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 0 6 24 420 1 20 167 1,784
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 4 15 635 4 10 35 1,811
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 4 18 823 5 10 57 4,218
Total Working Papers 67 229 1,139 43,317 191 844 4,358 135,873


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 4 12 52 6 11 49 198
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 8 27 134 4,645
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 1 2 5 650 1 5 23 1,311
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 1 9 247 1 3 18 493
Are aid agencies improving? 2 4 8 92 3 9 22 249
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 1 11 586 2 5 26 1,702
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 2 5 17 696
Can the West Save Africa? 0 2 14 121 0 9 59 507
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 4 5 6 145
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 2 11 0 0 4 44
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 5 21 62 0 21 152 443
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 1 5 123 0 2 33 571
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 2 3 10 1 7 22 64
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 3 5 139 1 5 14 341
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 72 0 1 6 192
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 1 2 4 37 3 7 28 183
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 13
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 583
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 2 9 34 1,592 3 28 120 3,902
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 4 129 0 9 26 608
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 5 16 55 750 9 42 171 1,940
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 3 9 15 193 6 19 38 519
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 5 13 164 1 7 31 402
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 2 3 8 503 2 10 54 1,088
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 2 35 0 1 3 72
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 1 5 274 0 6 19 542
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 6 36 349 2 26 167 1,004
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 77 0 1 5 239
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 2 11 131 957 7 40 289 2,012
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 1 8 0 2 4 23
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 4 12 67 1,948
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 4 13 352 5 21 75 1,003
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 1 3 43 0 3 22 399
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 2 10 231 1 3 41 569
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 5 45 3 7 39 510
Life during Growth 0 1 4 174 0 2 12 528
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 2 3 12 253
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 2 321 1 3 12 920
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 1 264 0 6 32 969
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 1 4 20 2 6 20 124
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 134
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 0 0 10 153
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 1 10 29 1,022 4 25 99 3,637
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 2 90 2 5 31 359
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 2 11 399 6 18 71 2,341
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 10 2 3 10 78
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 1 10 35 0 2 30 119
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 20 0 1 5 80
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 2 10 206 0 4 18 456
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 6 16 196 1 9 38 533
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 0 3 15 1,573
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 6 143 1 3 20 532
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 0 11 377 1 3 56 845
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 1 9 41 538 2 21 117 1,824
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 3 10 582
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 4 11 1,010
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 1 35 1 2 9 249
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 0 5 28 355 5 29 146 1,178
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 0 10 394 3 4 29 876
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 3 13 66 1,077 9 36 221 2,797
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 1,093
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 1 1 1 1 1 4 5 15
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 1 3 29
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 1 45 0 2 5 157
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 2 14 275 1 16 50 837
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 0 4 23 131 1 12 101 499
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 1 3 11 287 1 5 35 718
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 1 5 93 1 3 16 292
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 0 8 25 2 3 21 465
Total Journal Articles 32 156 753 14,524 127 604 3,082 55,415


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 0 5 26 0 2 15 68
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 2 12 62 662
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 14 52 221
Total Books 0 0 5 26 5 28 129 951


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 2 5 6 3 5 18 21
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 1 1 4 42 4 6 24 160
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 1 15 130 3 4 43 336
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 1 7 103 0 5 38 339
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 6 16 124 3 9 45 342
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 1 9 67 668 6 36 217 1,986
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 1 29 4 5 10 74
Total Chapters 6 20 115 1,102 23 70 395 3,258


Statistics updated 2015-08-02