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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 5 40 343 11 40 144 835
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 3 14 69 4,303
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 4 10 1,224 2 7 20 2,810
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 2 8 116 2 4 22 260
Artificial States 0 0 5 203 0 1 19 507
Artificial States 0 1 9 156 1 5 25 453
Artificial States 0 0 7 139 1 3 24 552
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 2 3 7 795 5 8 28 2,366
Can the West Save Africa? 2 4 14 426 4 9 50 1,110
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 1 6 68 2 8 40 305
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 6 97 4 4 16 251
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 1 3 3 203 2 6 10 498
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 2 2 118 3 8 24 888
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 59 0 3 18 200
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 3 169 0 4 12 882
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 117 3 5 14 957
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 2 5 13 194 11 24 99 976
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 8 26 79 5,525 25 82 260 16,661
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 3 5 12 1,673 5 12 43 4,007
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 1 174 0 3 12 458
Fractionalization 0 3 9 235 2 11 47 730
Fractionalization 1 3 10 970 2 14 54 2,800
Fractionalization 0 0 3 43 1 11 33 211
Fractionalization 0 1 4 170 2 8 36 515
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 2 6 38 1,526 8 21 101 3,673
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 4 9 441 2 10 26 1,169
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 2 5 443 2 4 16 1,125
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 2 303 1 1 14 640
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 2 3 10 560
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 1 2 11 1,252 3 13 36 4,078
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 1 1 2 221 2 3 14 703
How much do distortions affect growth? 2 7 19 697 8 21 50 1,691
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 1 17 1 3 5 65
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 3 6 19 942 8 24 64 2,436
Inflation and the poor 7 15 50 1,074 14 32 110 2,620
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 1 939 3 8 25 2,623
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 0 2 9 712
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 1 5 7 303 2 8 17 736
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 3 10 24 107 3 17 46 217
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 1 584 0 0 8 1,864
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 4 26 1,913 7 36 154 4,462
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 3 4 8 514 4 11 25 2,714
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 1 1 7 326 1 3 24 699
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 3 12 553 3 16 61 2,727
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 1 1 2 60 1 2 8 317
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 5 400 2 11 36 2,234
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 4 17 469 4 9 37 904
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 1 4 21 975 5 19 65 2,010
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 5 7 14 1,073 6 15 34 2,696
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 1 2 6 611 3 7 20 1,889
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 4 5 13 546
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 0 2 153 0 3 10 313
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 3 94 1 4 10 225
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 1 1 4 321 2 3 22 1,077
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 2 3 7 529 7 13 29 1,236
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 2 29 1 6 31 190
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 2 7 485 6 14 52 1,884
Public goods and ethnic divisions 3 7 15 933 15 26 80 3,585
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 2 4 9 56
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 2 213 3 8 22 866
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 2 9 565 0 3 19 1,857
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 4 9 40 165 10 35 132 556
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 1 42 1 3 9 210
Small states, small problems? 1 3 8 547 1 7 35 2,438
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 10 13 42 786 12 29 105 1,535
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 2 74 1 2 11 241
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 2 3 116 1 2 6 208
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 2 9 48 2 7 27 98
The European Origins of Economic Development 8 16 50 383 32 59 187 857
The European origins of economic development 4 6 9 107 4 12 29 226
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 3 7 271 2 5 12 459
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 4 472 0 2 14 1,191
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 2 2 7 370 3 7 45 1,192
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 635
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 1 5 11 612 6 19 67 1,977
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 6 21 78 1,887 17 68 265 7,647
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 3 12 248 11 29 89 1,236
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 0 58 0 2 6 547
The power of exports 0 0 3 218 3 4 16 326
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 2 3 4 686 4 8 16 1,775
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 2 6 310 3 11 37 944
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 4 8 23 1,486 7 24 85 3,935
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 2 4 241 0 2 15 738
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 1 237 1 1 20 390
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 3 7 367 3 6 28 1,000
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 1 4 12 432 2 12 75 1,848
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 9 22 654 5 16 54 1,858
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 4 20 842 6 19 76 4,288
Total Working Papers 113 294 998 44,189 364 1,073 3,896 139,289


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 0 1 9 58 2 4 36 225
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 2 7 13 661 4 17 41 1,347
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 0 5 251 1 1 15 505
Are aid agencies improving? 0 3 12 100 1 5 26 268
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 3 4 590 3 8 24 1,722
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 2 4 4 1 14 36 727
Can the West Save Africa? 1 4 15 134 6 19 54 556
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 1 3 17 157
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 1 12 1 1 4 48
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 2 5 15 73 13 29 80 511
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 2 3 126 2 5 8 579
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 2 11 5 9 22 83
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 1 5 142 2 2 11 350
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 1 2 74 3 5 11 202
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 3 39 4 6 18 196
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 1 2 6 19
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 2 4 15 597
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 4 8 23 1,610 13 36 96 3,981
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 3 132 3 8 40 642
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 6 23 73 812 19 63 207 2,120
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 2 5 20 208 4 9 37 544
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 5 167 1 3 18 416
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 2 13 514 3 9 36 1,120
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 2 37 1 1 7 78
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 3 5 278 2 6 19 557
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 1 2 12 358 6 11 47 1,038
In Search of the Holy Grail 2 2 2 79 2 2 7 245
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 0 12 46 996 4 33 119 2,114
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 3 11 1 5 13 36
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 21 47 120 2,061
Inflation crises and long-run growth 2 4 15 367 6 20 61 1,052
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 1 5 11 410
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 2 2 10 239 3 5 26 592
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 2 47 0 0 24 529
Life during Growth 0 1 4 177 3 6 13 539
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 1 1 12 262
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 1 4 325 0 2 12 931
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 1 265 2 4 15 983
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 1 2 4 24 3 8 25 145
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 3 18 151
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 0 0 5 158
Redistributive Public Employment 1 2 8 98 3 9 31 388
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 4 13 412 11 30 91 2,422
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 2 2 9 84
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 2 37 1 5 20 138
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 21 1 2 6 85
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 1 6 211 2 5 21 474
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 4 16 207 5 19 52 578
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 2 3 14 1,586
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 2 145 2 3 11 542
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 2 8 385 4 13 37 881
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 3 7 22 556 10 25 75 1,889
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 5 8 18 597
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 4 9 16 1,024
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 2 3 13 260
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 1 5 21 374 8 29 94 1,262
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 2 6 11 405 3 14 39 912
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 8 26 121 1,192 29 90 412 3,187
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 2 2 4 1,096
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 32
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 1 1 0 0 9 20
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 4 49 2 4 13 170
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 3 5 6 280 8 18 35 862
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 5 11 62 191 14 31 183 675
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 3 5 291 0 9 19 734
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 3 95 1 1 8 298
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 2 4 9 34 2 7 24 486
Total Journal Articles 56 178 661 14,072 275 762 2,670 49,478


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 0 22 48 4 5 43 109
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 1 9 53 708
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 9 20 50 262
Total Books 0 0 22 48 14 34 146 1,079


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 1 6 10 2 8 45 61
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 2 43 4 12 24 179
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 1 5 134 2 3 18 350
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 2 4 106 3 5 21 356
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 1 10 130 3 9 33 369
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 7 39 701 8 26 128 2,090
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 2 31 1 2 15 84
Total Chapters 5 12 68 1,155 23 65 284 3,489


Statistics updated 2016-06-03