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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 4 15 293 2 9 41 661
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 12 32 202 4,123
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 2 16 1,204 4 6 45 2,760
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 4 22 99 6 15 72 203
Artificial States 1 2 11 141 3 10 37 405
Artificial States 2 5 10 194 2 9 26 463
Artificial States 0 2 10 120 7 17 74 470
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 6 14 773 2 10 35 2,296
Can the West Save Africa? 2 4 32 379 19 62 185 915
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 1 4 15 51 1 14 50 210
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 1 4 88 1 3 19 220
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 2 5 195 0 8 28 468
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 3 10 113 2 4 46 840
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 2 3 5 56 3 8 20 163
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 1 6 162 2 5 41 850
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 5 115 0 0 25 930
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 4 9 162 8 29 90 735
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 2 6 19 1,649 8 24 88 3,917
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 15 48 191 5,292 67 199 779 15,897
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 4 12 169 4 10 31 439
Fractionalization 3 7 18 30 6 17 76 122
Fractionalization 1 1 12 161 3 11 69 457
Fractionalization 1 2 16 218 9 19 84 640
Fractionalization 3 10 34 938 16 45 172 2,657
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 8 18 62 1,446 20 49 190 3,427
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 2 14 420 3 13 38 1,109
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 6 432 0 3 37 1,091
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 2 8 11 294 2 9 22 609
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 3 4 20 538
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 1 2 9 1,234 8 11 65 4,001
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 2 10 209 0 3 25 672
How much do distortions affect growth? 3 9 39 651 13 23 92 1,576
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 1 1 2 16 1 1 6 57
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 2 7 24 890 16 41 146 2,258
Inflation and the poor 9 16 60 973 15 39 150 2,394
Inflation crises and long-run growth 2 5 15 930 3 17 77 2,565
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 3 91 1 1 20 687
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 2 5 9 292 2 11 38 707
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 5 23 52 3 11 57 106
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 1 6 579 0 3 17 1,840
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 10 16 49 1,835 35 62 223 4,064
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 2 4 11 493 6 8 37 2,638
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 3 9 12 302 4 19 60 623
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 2 3 22 527 2 8 81 2,621
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 1 57 0 0 4 303
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 1 8 390 4 8 42 2,174
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 3 7 34 412 9 30 114 788
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 10 27 97 894 31 64 242 1,771
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 6 11 30 1,037 17 37 96 2,584
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 1 7 595 1 3 22 1,836
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 1 2 4 134 3 10 37 510
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 2 3 8 141 2 5 17 287
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 2 4 87 0 5 14 206
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 1 1 6 312 2 4 17 1,038
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 13 14 21 512 25 27 43 1,164
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 4 11 31 457 19 41 143 1,702
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 4 11 22 2 15 61 131
Public goods and ethnic divisions 3 6 26 898 8 28 163 3,422
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 1 9 1 4 21 40
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 2 208 3 9 34 828
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 1 11 34 540 6 22 81 1,798
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 2 10 43 77 26 62 161 223
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 4 41 6 9 24 187
Small states, small problems? 2 8 25 518 12 37 152 2,305
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 9 21 57 708 21 50 152 1,293
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 2 3 68 3 7 23 213
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 6 31 0 0 21 60
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 2 13 108 3 7 28 189
The European Origins of Economic Development 6 19 75 253 26 57 225 397
The European origins of economic development 3 10 25 69 7 20 84 147
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 4 16 240 3 8 30 397
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 2 2 5 465 2 5 25 1,163
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 1 3 12 361 1 3 36 1,128
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 625
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 0 11 590 1 3 39 1,869
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 5 14 53 1,737 33 85 309 7,025
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 3 19 219 10 34 108 1,033
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 1 57 1 1 12 532
The power of exports 0 5 14 199 2 10 33 274
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 3 11 668 2 7 34 1,739
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 3 6 13 295 6 14 63 870
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 9 20 63 1,378 35 84 275 3,607
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 5 232 0 3 21 700
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 12 227 3 9 50 335
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 1 5 27 347 5 18 96 900
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 4 9 34 391 25 60 225 1,556
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 6 7 19 614 8 13 50 1,766
the middle class consensus and economic development 3 7 34 799 8 27 129 4,138
Total Working Papers 187 502 1,803 41,669 706 1,847 7,296 129,677


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 3 14 36 3 13 55 128
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 18 50 281 4,440
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 2 4 20 643 8 12 50 1,270
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 2 13 235 1 7 37 467
Are aid agencies improving? 1 4 7 80 2 8 22 222
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 11 18 569 3 19 85 1,661
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 3 4 20 674
Can the West Save Africa? 1 4 18 102 5 17 77 424
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 1 1 1 35 2 3 6 139
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 0 9 0 0 4 38
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 2 9 35 35 22 60 216 216
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 1 2 5 89 2 3 20 279
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 1 2 6 6 2 6 31 31
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 1 5 132 1 3 8 324
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 69 1 2 9 181
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 33 1 4 31 141
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 1 11
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 1 5 27 574
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 6 12 69 1,543 26 53 252 3,732
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 1 4 9 122 2 6 17 578
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 0 4 28 684 11 21 122 1,721
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 2 2 16 173 5 5 26 472
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 1 3 151 2 5 32 355
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 5 8 24 492 12 22 62 1,005
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 1 33 0 2 8 69
How much do distortions affect growth? 2 3 8 266 4 9 24 514
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 3 4 30 303 6 18 123 797
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 3 76 4 7 14 224
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 14 40 136 759 43 167 429 1,592
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 6 6 1 2 14 14
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 10 19 84 1,861
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 9 334 4 18 91 905
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 40 1 4 23 363
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 2 8 215 4 12 69 513
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 9 40 2 5 60 452
Life during Growth 2 2 4 167 3 9 27 506
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 238
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 2 9 318 1 10 38 902
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 9 261 3 6 49 930
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 1 3 7 14 7 19 44 94
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 2 6 46 115
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 27 1 2 7 133
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 6 12 40 987 16 46 159 3,497
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 3 87 1 8 34 310
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 3 31 382 5 13 136 2,245
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 1 1 9 1 2 8 64
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 1 5 17 22 5 12 52 83
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 19 0 1 2 75
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 1 16 191 2 4 33 430
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 3 5 34 168 13 30 111 465
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 0 0 16 1,551
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 1 9 136 3 10 66 502
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 2 2 22 364 5 9 54 770
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 5 15 52 489 18 50 202 1,665
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 3 6 21 571
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 2 4 17 995
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 33 1 5 16 237
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 13 17 52 320 25 52 165 989
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 2 6 19 383 3 11 46 838
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 6 13 57 999 16 38 202 2,529
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 1,083
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 9
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 0 10 25
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 1 1 44 0 2 13 149
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 3 14 258 7 11 52 771
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 1 5 25 97 7 20 112 360
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 0 9 273 1 5 40 677
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 6 87 0 1 15 273
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 1 3 8 14 3 9 31 437
Total Journal Articles 90 225 951 13,484 367 996 4,284 50,905


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Development Economics through the Decades: A Critical Look at 30 Years of the World Development Report 3 6 17 17 5 12 44 44
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 6 22 60 583
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 8 22 84 155
Total Books 3 6 17 17 19 56 188 782


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Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 3 37 1 3 25 133
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 1 10 104 4 9 31 273
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 4 11 95 5 14 53 294
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 1 17 106 4 10 75 287
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 7 21 74 581 32 93 332 1,683
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 1 3 17 27 1 3 30 63
Total Chapters 9 30 132 950 47 132 546 2,733


Statistics updated 2014-04-04