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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 1 17 298 0 2 37 675
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 3 21 135 4,169
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 3 15 1,208 2 5 35 2,772
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 1 1 12 101 1 4 48 213
Artificial States 1 2 10 144 2 6 33 415
Artificial States 0 0 10 195 2 7 29 474
Artificial States 1 5 12 127 5 18 77 503
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 14 779 0 6 31 2,312
Can the West Save Africa? 1 4 23 394 5 15 153 967
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 1 14 56 3 9 47 228
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 1 2 5 90 2 5 16 226
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 1 7 198 0 5 28 478
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 1 10 115 2 9 37 853
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 5 56 0 1 18 168
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 4 164 2 5 27 862
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 115 0 1 6 931
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 0 6 163 2 7 86 761
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 0 16 1,653 0 9 60 3,936
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 3 17 161 5,347 16 54 640 16,085
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 8 170 0 1 17 441
Fractionalization 2 2 18 35 5 16 70 150
Fractionalization 0 1 9 163 1 4 39 468
Fractionalization 0 2 19 223 2 9 68 661
Fractionalization 0 6 31 951 6 26 130 2,710
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 0 4 50 1,459 5 33 175 3,492
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 3 14 426 2 9 38 1,124
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 1 2 3 434 2 3 16 1,097
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 2 3 14 297 2 4 22 615
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 3 16 542
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 1 1 10 1,238 2 7 51 4,019
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 1 8 212 0 2 18 677
How much do distortions affect growth? 4 5 33 664 7 10 80 1,603
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 2 16 0 1 4 58
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 2 3 27 902 8 13 133 2,299
Inflation and the poor 4 8 52 988 7 22 127 2,435
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 3 16 935 0 6 57 2,580
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 1 1 3 93 1 3 11 692
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 1 11 296 2 4 30 716
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 3 7 27 63 4 13 57 125
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 1 5 580 0 4 13 1,846
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 5 12 52 1,859 13 31 199 4,138
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 3 9 496 4 13 35 2,658
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 2 3 16 308 4 7 45 644
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 13 531 1 5 38 2,633
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 2 58 0 0 4 305
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 2 7 393 0 5 33 2,185
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 1 6 29 424 1 11 95 814
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 3 13 91 927 7 29 239 1,866
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 0 3 29 1,045 2 9 87 2,608
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 1 6 598 2 7 24 1,850
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 8 138 1 4 28 520
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 3 9 146 0 4 15 293
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 1 5 89 0 3 15 212
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 1 7 313 0 5 20 1,045
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 2 23 517 1 8 62 1,193
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 6 28 466 5 22 139 1,755
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 1 10 25 1 6 46 142
Public goods and ethnic divisions 1 4 21 907 3 12 103 3,453
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 2 10 3 3 14 43
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 4 211 6 6 24 837
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 3 4 32 548 3 9 70 1,814
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 3 7 43 92 8 23 174 280
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 2 41 1 6 22 194
Small states, small problems? 1 5 28 527 3 12 140 2,345
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 2 7 46 719 9 29 146 1,348
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 5 70 1 1 19 217
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 2 3 7 36 2 3 15 67
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 2 12 110 1 4 21 194
The European Origins of Economic Development 3 9 73 278 9 39 220 469
The European origins of economic development 4 5 27 81 4 5 69 164
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 5 6 19 249 5 8 33 410
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 0 5 466 1 2 18 1,166
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 0 7 361 1 3 19 1,132
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 627
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 0 11 593 0 3 31 1,876
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 1 5 55 1,756 9 27 262 7,104
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 3 14 225 2 12 102 1,062
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 1 1 1 58 1 2 10 536
The power of exports 3 4 18 207 5 14 45 298
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 3 18 677 1 4 32 1,751
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 4 15 302 2 6 47 884
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 3 9 74 1,413 8 36 258 3,704
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 5 233 2 7 23 710
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 11 231 1 7 43 350
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 1 1 21 350 6 11 86 930
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 2 4 33 398 8 23 212 1,625
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 4 19 622 2 7 35 1,778
the middle class consensus and economic development 0 1 27 805 1 9 89 4,162
Total Working Papers 83 243 1,702 42,261 254 885 6,224 131,769


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 3 13 41 5 15 58 154
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 12 49 220 4,523
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 1 14 645 2 12 55 1,290
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 2 9 239 2 4 23 477
Are aid agencies improving? 1 2 11 85 2 3 23 229
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 2 4 22 577 3 11 64 1,679
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 1 3 16 680
Can the West Save Africa? 0 0 15 107 4 12 72 452
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 1 35 1 1 4 140
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 1 1 1 10 1 2 3 41
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 1 2 26 42 8 25 210 299
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 1 1 34 119 16 19 283 554
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 1 5 7 1 6 36 43
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 2 5 134 2 4 10 329
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 2 3 71 0 5 11 186
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 33 3 8 35 158
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 2 12
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 1 3 19 578
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 2 9 51 1,560 11 33 181 3,793
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 1 1 11 126 1 2 17 583
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 3 6 32 698 10 28 121 1,779
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 1 2 10 179 1 5 21 482
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 2 151 1 3 30 372
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 2 25 496 4 12 87 1,038
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 0 33 0 0 4 69
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 3 10 270 3 9 26 526
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 4 8 26 317 9 30 106 846
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 76 2 9 22 236
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 8 26 158 834 18 59 440 1,741
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 3 7 0 1 12 19
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 3 12 74 1,884
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 3 9 339 4 16 73 932
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 40 2 6 30 379
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 1 3 14 222 1 6 60 529
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 1 40 1 9 44 472
Life during Growth 0 1 5 170 2 8 28 518
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 241
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 7 319 2 3 28 910
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 1 7 263 0 2 29 937
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 2 2 10 18 4 7 45 108
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 2 4 29 122
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 4 4 17 147
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 4 7 32 997 16 33 144 3,554
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 3 88 5 13 41 333
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 2 31 388 4 10 117 2,274
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 9 1 3 10 69
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 2 16 25 2 5 40 91
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 1 1 1 20 1 1 3 76
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 2 4 18 198 3 6 32 441
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 2 5 39 182 4 10 109 499
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 2 2 17 1,560
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 1 2 8 138 2 6 53 514
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 0 12 366 4 9 52 793
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 4 4 41 501 8 20 155 1,715
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 572
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 5 17 1,000
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 1 34 0 1 11 240
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 2 3 46 329 6 18 161 1,038
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 1 14 384 0 5 36 847
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 3 9 50 1,014 11 27 174 2,587
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 1,086
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 10
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 1 6 26
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 1 44 2 2 12 154
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 2 9 262 9 12 52 796
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 1 5 26 109 7 23 107 405
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 2 3 8 278 4 6 32 687
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 3 88 0 1 9 276
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 2 3 10 19 4 5 29 448
Total Journal Articles 57 142 912 13,828 245 679 4,121 52,578


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Development Economics through the Decades 1 2 20 22 2 5 45 55
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 3 14 58 603
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 3 10 79 172
Total Books 1 2 20 22 8 29 182 830


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 1 1 0 3 3 3
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 2 38 0 1 16 136
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 1 2 18 116 6 10 53 299
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 10 96 1 3 48 302
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 2 9 109 3 9 40 300
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 0 11 74 601 5 38 300 1,774
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 1 11 28 1 2 16 65
Total Chapters 2 17 125 989 16 66 476 2,879


Statistics updated 2014-09-03