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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 4 6 41 343 21 42 136 824
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 2 17 70 4,300
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 5 9 1,223 1 9 20 2,808
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 3 8 116 1 3 21 258
Artificial States 1 4 10 156 2 10 25 452
Artificial States 0 0 9 139 1 4 26 551
Artificial States 0 1 5 203 1 3 19 507
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 1 5 793 2 6 24 2,361
Can the West Save Africa? 2 2 12 424 3 8 48 1,106
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 3 9 68 4 10 43 303
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 2 7 97 0 3 13 247
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 1 2 2 202 2 4 8 496
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 1 1 117 3 5 22 885
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 59 3 3 19 200
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 4 169 2 5 13 882
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 117 1 2 11 954
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 2 3 12 192 8 19 105 965
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 1 4 10 1,670 3 13 44 4,002
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 9 24 86 5,517 31 71 280 16,636
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 2 174 1 4 13 458
Fractionalization 2 4 9 235 4 12 45 728
Fractionalization 0 1 4 43 4 14 33 210
Fractionalization 1 2 4 170 4 11 34 513
Fractionalization 2 4 10 969 7 19 56 2,798
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 2 5 41 1,524 7 22 101 3,665
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 3 9 440 2 8 27 1,167
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 2 4 442 2 4 16 1,123
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 2 303 0 0 14 639
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 2 9 558
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 1 2 11 1,251 7 11 35 4,075
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 2 220 1 2 14 701
How much do distortions affect growth? 3 7 19 695 8 16 47 1,683
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 1 17 1 2 4 64
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 7 18 939 5 22 66 2,428
Inflation and the poor 6 12 46 1,067 12 25 108 2,606
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 1 939 2 7 26 2,620
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 2 2 9 712
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 1 4 6 302 3 6 15 734
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 2 9 22 104 4 16 48 214
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 2 584 0 0 10 1,864
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 8 28 1,913 16 46 156 4,455
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 2 5 511 3 10 23 2,710
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 1 6 325 0 3 27 698
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 3 15 553 5 20 64 2,724
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 1 59 0 3 7 316
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 6 400 8 9 36 2,232
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 1 5 15 467 4 10 35 900
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 1 6 23 974 8 18 68 2,005
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 0 4 10 1,068 6 13 30 2,690
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 1 3 6 610 2 6 19 1,886
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 0 1 11 542
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 0 3 153 2 3 12 313
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 1 3 94 2 4 9 224
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 1 5 320 0 2 22 1,075
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 6 527 2 11 25 1,229
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 2 10 484 4 11 55 1,878
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 3 29 2 9 33 189
Public goods and ethnic divisions 1 7 15 930 4 21 71 3,570
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 212 3 7 20 863
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 1 2 7 54
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 2 4 9 565 3 6 22 1,857
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 2 11 37 161 12 36 134 546
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 1 42 0 2 8 209
Small states, small problems? 1 3 7 546 2 8 42 2,437
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 1 7 35 776 6 28 103 1,523
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 2 74 0 1 10 240
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 2 2 9 48 4 8 25 96
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 2 3 115 0 2 6 207
The European Origins of Economic Development 6 11 47 375 18 40 173 825
The European origins of economic development 1 2 7 103 4 10 27 222
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 2 3 7 271 2 3 10 457
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 1 1 4 472 2 2 16 1,191
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 1 5 368 2 11 45 1,189
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 635
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 3 4 10 611 11 14 66 1,971
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 7 23 78 1,881 24 73 280 7,630
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 3 11 247 9 31 92 1,225
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 0 58 2 3 7 547
The power of exports 0 0 5 218 0 1 15 323
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 2 2 684 4 5 12 1,771
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 2 6 21 1,482 9 27 85 3,928
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 4 6 310 3 13 34 941
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 2 4 241 0 6 16 738
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 2 237 0 4 21 389
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 1 3 8 367 1 3 27 997
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 2 5 17 431 5 17 82 1,846
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 7 21 652 2 14 52 1,853
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 6 22 841 2 22 74 4,282
Total Working Papers 88 280 988 44,076 367 1,041 3,896 138,925


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 1 10 58 2 4 36 223
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 2 5 11 659 5 15 37 1,343
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 0 5 251 0 2 14 504
Are aid agencies improving? 1 3 12 100 1 5 27 267
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 3 3 5 590 5 6 22 1,719
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 3 4 4 7 18 35 726
Can the West Save Africa? 2 3 14 133 8 16 52 550
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 2 16 156
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 1 12 0 0 3 47
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 2 5 14 71 12 22 76 498
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 2 4 126 1 3 8 577
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 3 11 3 5 21 78
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 1 5 141 0 2 12 348
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 73 0 2 8 199
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 4 39 1 2 16 192
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 1 2 5 18
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 1 4 13 595
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 3 4 23 1,606 12 26 94 3,968
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 3 132 1 10 40 639
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 6 22 72 806 20 60 203 2,101
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 1 5 22 206 2 8 40 540
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 8 167 1 3 20 415
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 1 13 513 4 7 39 1,117
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 2 37 0 1 6 77
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 2 4 277 2 4 19 555
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 1 5 14 357 4 9 54 1,032
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 0 77 0 2 5 243
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 4 15 50 996 13 38 138 2,110
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 4 11 2 4 14 35
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 18 33 104 2,040
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 5 17 365 8 19 64 1,046
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 1 43 3 4 13 409
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 8 237 2 2 23 589
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 2 47 0 1 26 529
Life during Growth 1 1 4 177 3 3 10 536
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 261
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 1 4 325 1 3 14 931
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 1 265 1 3 18 981
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 1 1 4 23 5 6 24 142
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 4 17 150
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 0 0 5 158
Redistributive Public Employment 1 3 7 97 3 10 31 385
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 4 4 15 412 14 28 88 2,411
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 0 0 7 82
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 1 3 37 2 8 20 137
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 1 1 21 0 2 5 84
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 2 7 211 1 4 20 472
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 3 16 206 5 18 49 573
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 0 3 14 1,584
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 2 145 1 1 11 540
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 1 7 384 7 12 35 877
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 3 6 24 553 10 21 76 1,879
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 3 13 592
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 3 5 14 1,020
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 1 2 11 258
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 4 4 23 373 14 24 105 1,254
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 1 7 9 403 3 16 37 909
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 9 62 120 1,184 37 240 397 3,158
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1,094
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 1 1 0 1 9 20
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 1 4 32
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 4 49 1 2 13 168
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 2 4 277 4 10 33 854
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 3 28 59 186 8 74 174 661
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 2 3 7 291 6 10 21 734
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 3 95 0 0 8 297
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 2 3 7 32 4 6 22 484
Total Journal Articles 63 221 668 14,016 275 863 2,622 49,203


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 0 22 48 1 2 39 105
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 7 12 57 707
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 16 46 253
Total Books 0 0 22 48 9 30 142 1,065


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 0 5 9 1 13 43 59
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 2 43 6 8 21 175
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 1 5 134 1 1 16 348
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 1 3 105 2 4 19 353
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 1 11 129 4 8 33 366
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 9 40 699 8 32 132 2,082
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 2 31 1 1 14 83
Total Chapters 4 12 68 1,150 23 67 278 3,466


Statistics updated 2016-05-03