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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 0 6 302 0 5 18 688
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 6 18 93 4,230
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 2 10 1,214 2 9 24 2,788
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 2 9 108 5 8 31 237
Artificial States 0 0 4 198 1 3 23 488
Artificial States 0 1 8 130 3 7 44 525
Artificial States 0 0 4 146 1 4 21 427
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 3 11 788 3 12 35 2,337
Can the West Save Africa? 3 8 27 412 8 30 124 1,058
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 2 7 59 4 18 45 260
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 2 90 0 2 13 234
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 0 5 200 0 1 19 488
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 3 116 1 1 22 863
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 57 0 4 16 181
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 1 3 165 3 4 17 869
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 0 115 1 6 13 943
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 1 6 18 180 14 45 117 860
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 6 27 121 5,431 23 98 384 16,356
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 1 10 1,660 0 5 37 3,958
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 3 172 0 1 6 445
Fractionalization 0 1 6 226 2 6 35 683
Fractionalization 0 2 17 959 2 7 67 2,742
Fractionalization 0 2 8 39 0 6 48 177
Fractionalization 0 0 5 166 1 1 18 479
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 1 8 34 1,483 6 22 119 3,564
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 2 10 431 3 8 28 1,140
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 2 6 438 0 2 14 1,107
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 7 301 1 1 14 625
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 2 10 549
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 2 5 1,240 2 9 34 4,040
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 1 9 218 0 4 14 687
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 5 24 676 7 12 54 1,636
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 0 16 2 2 3 60
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 2 5 27 921 4 17 91 2,362
Inflation and the poor 3 13 44 1,021 11 28 93 2,498
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 1 7 938 1 6 25 2,594
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 1 1 2 94 1 5 15 703
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 0 3 296 0 2 11 719
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 13 29 82 5 23 57 166
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 3 582 1 2 12 1,854
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 9 43 1,885 10 43 208 4,299
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 1 13 506 4 8 45 2,687
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 2 14 319 1 5 36 671
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 4 10 538 4 13 36 2,660
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 1 58 0 0 6 309
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 1 1 3 394 2 5 18 2,196
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 5 9 39 452 7 11 70 865
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 2 8 46 951 11 24 133 1,937
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 3 6 18 1,058 7 18 68 2,660
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 1 2 9 604 2 5 30 1,867
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 4 139 1 5 18 531
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 3 3 9 150 4 5 14 301
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 4 91 0 1 9 215
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 1 1 3 315 2 5 13 1,053
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 8 521 0 1 36 1,204
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 2 16 474 2 15 105 1,823
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 3 26 0 5 24 156
Public goods and ethnic divisions 1 3 15 915 5 13 67 3,499
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 3 211 0 1 14 843
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 2 11 0 1 7 47
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 2 15 556 0 5 34 1,835
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 3 13 41 124 17 53 170 412
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 41 0 2 14 201
Small states, small problems? 1 5 18 539 8 28 66 2,395
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 2 11 30 741 8 32 111 1,420
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 1 4 72 2 3 17 230
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 6 39 0 1 8 71
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 4 112 0 2 11 201
The European Origins of Economic Development 5 16 69 328 20 61 243 652
The European origins of economic development 1 4 23 96 4 9 42 195
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 1 4 22 264 1 6 48 447
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 0 3 468 0 3 12 1,175
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 0 2 363 2 4 15 1,144
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 630
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 4 9 601 8 21 34 1,905
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 4 17 58 1,803 22 91 298 7,350
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 3 17 236 8 36 92 1,133
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 1 58 2 2 8 540
The power of exports 0 2 13 213 0 3 31 308
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 2 11 682 1 2 16 1,759
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 7 304 2 5 35 907
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 5 18 70 1,461 10 43 209 3,843
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 1 2 4 237 2 4 21 722
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 7 235 0 10 28 368
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 1 3 11 359 4 14 58 970
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 2 4 21 414 19 43 184 1,764
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 4 17 631 3 7 35 1,801
the middle class consensus and economic development 3 4 19 819 10 25 64 4,208
Total Working Papers 75 286 1,263 43,088 339 1,146 4,730 135,029


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 0 3 11 48 2 12 54 187
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 3 23 161 4,618
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 1 4 648 0 4 32 1,306
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 3 4 11 246 3 5 19 490
Are aid agencies improving? 0 1 7 88 1 6 16 240
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 2 4 12 585 2 7 30 1,697
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 3 7 15 691
Can the West Save Africa? 2 4 15 119 6 17 65 498
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 0 1 140
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 2 11 0 1 5 44
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 4 6 21 57 19 64 175 422
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 1 2 33 122 1 7 290 569
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 2 8 1 8 21 57
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 0 4 136 0 1 12 336
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 3 72 1 3 10 191
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 35 4 6 29 176
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 1 1 2 13
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 582
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 1 8 34 1,583 6 28 125 3,874
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 6 129 3 6 20 599
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 4 11 46 734 18 38 158 1,898
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 0 2 10 184 1 7 26 500
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 4 8 159 5 10 36 395
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 2 7 500 3 12 64 1,078
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 2 35 0 0 2 71
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 3 7 273 1 6 22 536
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 1 4 36 343 5 26 169 978
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 1 1 77 0 1 12 238
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 7 39 167 946 16 79 343 1,972
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 1 7 0 0 5 21
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 9 21 67 1,936
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 5 12 348 5 18 70 982
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 1 2 42 2 5 30 396
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 1 11 229 4 6 46 566
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 1 3 5 45 9 16 47 503
Life during Growth 0 2 5 173 1 3 18 526
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 250
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 2 2 321 2 4 13 917
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 1 1 2 264 1 8 30 963
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 1 3 19 1 3 20 118
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 3 16 133
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 2 2 10 153
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 1 6 24 1,012 5 16 107 3,612
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 3 90 3 5 39 354
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 1 4 11 397 3 25 69 2,323
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 10 1 2 10 75
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 3 12 34 0 10 34 117
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 20 1 1 4 79
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 3 12 204 0 4 20 452
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 0 1 16 190 0 7 45 524
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 3 6 18 1,570
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 1 1 7 143 2 4 21 529
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 2 12 377 3 9 65 842
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 3 10 37 529 14 39 124 1,803
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 579
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 2 11 1,006
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 2 35 0 1 10 247
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 0 7 29 350 11 40 148 1,149
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 3 11 394 2 8 31 872
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 13 26 64 1,064 23 67 223 2,761
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 1,091
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 1 3 28
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 11
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 1 45 0 0 6 155
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 2 5 14 273 4 10 42 821
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 1 7 25 127 7 27 113 487
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 1 11 284 1 5 35 713
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 1 5 92 1 3 15 289
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 1 1 11 25 3 3 22 462
Total Journal Articles 54 196 803 14,368 231 777 3,535 54,811


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 1 8 26 0 1 20 66
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 8 17 62 650
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 7 13 47 207
Total Books 0 1 8 26 15 31 129 923


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 0 4 4 0 3 16 16
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 3 41 1 2 19 154
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 1 23 129 4 9 54 332
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 5 7 102 6 17 37 334
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 3 12 118 7 10 44 333
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 5 15 72 659 22 53 242 1,950
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 2 29 0 1 6 69
Total Chapters 8 24 123 1,082 40 95 418 3,188


Statistics updated 2015-05-02