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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 1 5 32 371 12 24 126 929
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 2 10 47 4,345
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 3 4 10 1,232 3 5 17 2,824
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 7 122 0 3 31 288
Artificial States 1 2 4 207 2 4 16 522
Artificial States 0 0 1 140 2 2 15 565
Artificial States 1 2 8 163 3 7 40 490
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 1 1 5 798 2 4 25 2,384
Can the West Save Africa? 1 2 9 431 2 5 32 1,135
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 2 3 4 72 5 13 36 335
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 1 98 1 1 13 260
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 1 9 210 0 2 18 512
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 1 3 119 2 6 19 901
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 61 0 0 13 210
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 1 170 0 1 10 890
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 1 118 1 3 12 965
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 1 7 197 1 2 44 1,001
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 5 6 17 1,686 8 15 44 4,043
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 13 23 64 5,572 30 61 209 16,814
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 2 7 181 0 2 17 474
Fractionalization 2 3 6 239 2 7 44 768
Fractionalization 2 7 10 53 3 8 30 236
Fractionalization 0 1 7 974 1 5 42 2,833
Fractionalization 0 0 3 172 2 3 23 532
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 3 10 21 1,543 7 18 65 3,723
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 2 6 446 0 2 18 1,183
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 3 8 449 0 6 24 1,145
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 1 1 304 0 4 10 649
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 2 22 579
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 0 5 1,255 1 3 17 4,085
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 1 19 239 0 1 30 730
How much do distortions affect growth? 5 15 27 719 5 19 59 1,734
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 1 1 18 0 1 5 68
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 3 3 13 952 9 14 59 2,482
Inflation and the poor 5 13 60 1,121 5 15 115 2,709
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 1 940 3 7 21 2,639
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 0 1 9 719
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 1 6 307 0 4 19 750
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 0 3 12 114 1 5 31 241
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 2 4 588 1 6 19 1,883
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 5 28 1,939 12 36 151 4,590
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 1 13 523 2 3 27 2,734
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 4 10 335 2 7 26 724
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 3 6 12 564 6 15 42 2,761
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 3 62 0 0 6 322
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 3 403 1 6 29 2,253
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 1 5 19 485 2 8 40 936
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 3 3 9 982 7 12 44 2,041
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 3 6 20 1,088 5 10 48 2,732
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 1 4 613 1 3 12 1,896
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 2 3 15 557
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 1 2 7 160 2 3 13 324
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 1 95 2 3 13 235
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 3 323 0 0 14 1,089
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 1 6 533 0 3 34 1,261
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 2 2 7 491 7 12 54 1,928
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 2 2 31 0 4 32 219
Public goods and ethnic divisions 3 3 12 941 6 15 77 3,643
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 213 0 0 16 876
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 0 0 12 65
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 0 8 571 0 3 23 1,877
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 2 8 30 189 9 18 93 627
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 42 0 0 7 216
Small states, small problems? 2 3 5 550 5 24 104 2,539
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 5 19 65 840 11 56 159 1,676
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 1 75 3 8 23 263
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 3 16 62 4 8 38 130
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 3 118 0 5 13 220
The European Origins of Economic Development 3 7 47 416 9 32 163 970
The European origins of economic development 1 3 14 116 3 8 39 257
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 1 6 275 1 5 24 479
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 4 475 0 1 9 1,198
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 1 1 7 375 4 6 34 1,221
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 2 3 18 18 6 15 23 23
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 638
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 3 16 624 13 26 110 2,070
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 8 37 136 2,010 18 70 279 7,885
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 1 7 254 1 9 55 1,271
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 3 3 61 1 4 10 555
The power of exports 0 0 2 220 0 0 11 334
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 1 7 690 1 2 20 1,787
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 1 1 311 6 10 39 977
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 3 20 1,500 6 18 69 3,988
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 1 1 3 244 2 5 13 751
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 1 238 1 3 16 405
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 1 1 5 371 2 5 23 1,019
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 1 7 15 444 3 10 37 1,878
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 3 6 25 676 4 10 51 1,902
the middle class consensus and economic development 0 3 8 848 0 14 51 4,331
Total Working Papers 101 277 1,035 45,023 287 819 3,690 142,248


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 2 6 15 72 4 11 43 264
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 4 14 671 5 14 46 1,384
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 0 2 253 0 0 7 511
Are aid agencies improving? 0 0 1 100 2 3 15 281
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 1 1 8 595 3 5 27 1,741
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 1 1 2 6 2 5 36 755
Can the West Save Africa? 1 2 10 141 3 5 57 599
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 1 1 3 159
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 1 13 0 0 6 53
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 2 3 18 87 11 20 95 581
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 0 0 126 1 3 12 588
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 1 3 14 1 5 29 104
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 1 5 146 1 1 9 357
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 74 2 5 18 217
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 4 43 1 2 20 211
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 20
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 1 1 9 603
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 5 15 33 1,636 23 50 138 4,094
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 1 2 2 134 2 5 15 653
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 7 20 55 855 18 44 163 2,244
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 0 2 15 220 0 2 23 561
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 4 171 1 5 23 437
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 1 5 517 3 9 37 1,150
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 2 4 41 0 3 7 84
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 3 10 286 1 6 22 575
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 0 2 358 4 6 28 1,056
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 2 79 0 1 7 250
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 17 34 66 1,058 30 73 173 2,270
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 1 12 0 0 6 39
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 6 27 137 2,159
Inflation crises and long-run growth 2 2 11 375 8 14 62 1,100
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 0 0 16 422
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 3 240 0 4 28 615
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 47 0 0 7 536
Life during Growth 0 3 6 182 1 5 22 555
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 1 1 0 2 20 281
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 1 1 2 327 2 6 14 944
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 267 0 1 12 992
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 2 11 33 3 9 28 165
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 5 6 21 170
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 28 2 3 10 168
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 5 101 1 2 35 417
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 0 8 416 3 7 77 2,474
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 0 1 14 96
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 1 1 38 0 1 16 151
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 21 0 0 2 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 2 10 221 3 5 27 498
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 3 5 17 222 5 10 49 617
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 2 4 15 1,599
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 1 146 0 1 13 552
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 3 8 391 5 11 37 907
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 1 5 17 567 1 8 66 1,935
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 2 15 606
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 6 20 1,037
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 0 3 15 272
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 5 9 33 402 11 24 133 1,373
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 2 3 13 415 3 5 35 941
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 9 18 66 1,241 27 71 326 3,447
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 1,102
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 1 1 1 5 1 1 4 36
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 23
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 1 4 53 1 3 19 186
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 3 11 287 5 10 46 896
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 4 5 57 240 43 51 178 831
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 1 1 4 293 1 4 17 745
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 4 99 1 3 16 313
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 0 5 35 1 2 19 499
Total Journal Articles 73 164 585 14,538 264 599 2,659 51,587


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Development Economics through the Decades 1 2 11 59 2 5 27 131
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 7 19 54 754
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 46 298
Total Books 1 2 11 59 16 37 127 1,183


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 3 7 16 1 4 20 78
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 4 47 4 6 36 205
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 0 4 137 1 1 9 356
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 4 108 1 2 15 366
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 2 5 134 5 10 28 390
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 3 14 45 742 10 37 124 2,198
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 2 3 34 0 2 10 92
Total Chapters 5 21 72 1,218 22 62 242 3,685


Statistics updated 2017-04-03