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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 2 4 32 370 7 17 122 917
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 7 10 54 4,343
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 2 9 1,229 2 3 18 2,821
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 8 122 1 7 32 288
Artificial States 1 1 3 206 2 3 14 520
Artificial States 1 1 7 162 2 8 39 487
Artificial States 0 0 1 140 0 2 14 563
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 5 797 2 3 24 2,382
Can the West Save Africa? 0 1 8 430 1 7 32 1,133
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 1 1 3 70 6 11 33 330
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 1 98 0 1 12 259
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 1 1 10 210 1 2 20 512
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 1 3 119 2 5 19 899
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 61 0 1 13 210
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 1 170 1 1 12 890
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 1 118 1 2 12 964
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 1 1 8 197 1 5 48 1,000
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 6 11 60 5,559 16 47 205 16,784
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 1 1 13 1,681 5 9 40 4,035
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 3 7 181 1 3 19 474
Fractionalization 1 2 5 237 5 12 47 766
Fractionalization 3 5 8 51 3 7 33 233
Fractionalization 0 0 3 172 0 2 23 530
Fractionalization 1 2 7 974 3 7 46 2,832
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 2 7 20 1,540 4 11 64 3,716
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 2 9 446 1 3 24 1,183
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 3 5 8 449 6 11 24 1,145
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 1 1 1 304 4 4 10 649
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 1 2 21 578
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 2 5 1,255 1 4 19 4,084
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 1 1 19 239 1 3 30 730
How much do distortions affect growth? 5 12 24 714 7 19 59 1,729
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 1 1 18 0 1 6 68
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 0 13 949 4 7 61 2,473
Inflation and the poor 4 15 57 1,116 5 28 116 2,704
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 1 940 4 6 21 2,636
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 9 307 3 4 22 750
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 2 3 17 114 3 5 40 240
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 1 2 4 588 3 7 18 1,882
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 5 28 1,937 13 32 152 4,578
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 0 12 522 0 1 29 2,732
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 1 5 10 335 2 6 26 722
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 3 3 11 561 6 10 44 2,755
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 1 3 62 0 1 7 322
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 3 403 4 5 29 2,252
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 4 19 484 2 8 39 934
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 0 1 8 979 5 8 43 2,034
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 2 5 19 1,085 4 10 46 2,727
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 1 4 613 0 2 13 1,895
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 1 2 14 555
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 1 6 159 0 1 12 322
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 1 95 1 2 12 233
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 3 323 0 1 15 1,089
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 2 7 533 1 6 38 1,261
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 2 2 3 31 4 10 35 219
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 6 489 2 8 51 1,921
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 0 12 938 7 13 78 3,637
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 213 0 0 18 876
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 11 0 1 13 65
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 0 8 571 1 6 23 1,877
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 5 8 31 187 7 18 97 618
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 42 0 0 9 216
Small states, small problems? 0 1 4 548 1 35 103 2,534
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 6 19 62 835 11 59 159 1,665
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 1 75 2 7 21 260
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 4 118 3 6 14 220
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 4 15 61 1 7 35 126
The European Origins of Economic Development 3 6 46 413 11 37 163 961
The European origins of economic development 0 3 14 115 2 10 40 254
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 1 7 275 1 5 24 478
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 4 475 0 2 9 1,198
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 1 6 374 2 4 32 1,217
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 0 16 16 16 1 17 17 17
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 1 4 17 624 7 19 99 2,057
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 2 33 136 2,002 15 63 288 7,867
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 1 9 254 5 8 63 1,270
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 2 3 3 61 2 4 9 554
The power of exports 0 0 2 220 0 1 12 334
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 2 6 689 1 3 19 1,786
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 4 21 1,499 5 18 71 3,982
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 2 310 1 6 38 971
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 4 243 2 3 13 749
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 1 238 0 3 15 404
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 6 370 0 3 23 1,017
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 2 7 15 443 3 10 39 1,875
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 3 28 673 3 8 56 1,898
the middle class consensus and economic development 2 4 10 848 7 17 62 4,331
Total Working Papers 79 243 1,027 44,922 262 797 3,745 141,961


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 3 7 13 70 4 13 39 260
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 2 6 17 671 5 12 49 1,379
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 0 2 253 0 0 7 511
Are aid agencies improving? 0 0 3 100 1 1 16 279
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 1 7 594 2 5 24 1,738
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 1 3 5 1 7 40 753
Can the West Save Africa? 1 2 10 140 1 4 59 596
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 1 4 158
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 1 4 17 85 7 20 88 570
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 0 2 126 1 3 13 587
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 1 3 14 3 4 29 103
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 0 4 145 0 0 8 356
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 1 74 2 5 18 215
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 5 43 1 2 20 210
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 0 1 9 602
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 7 12 29 1,631 12 37 126 4,071
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 1 1 133 2 3 17 651
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 5 19 59 848 12 39 169 2,226
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 0 3 17 220 0 4 26 561
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 4 171 4 6 23 436
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 1 4 516 2 8 36 1,147
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 1 2 4 41 1 3 7 84
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 3 10 285 4 8 23 574
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 0 2 358 1 3 25 1,052
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 2 79 0 2 7 250
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 13 20 57 1,041 31 53 159 2,240
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 2 12 0 0 8 39
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 12 31 139 2,153
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 10 373 3 9 60 1,092
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 0 1 17 422
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 3 240 2 7 28 615
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 47 0 0 7 536
Life during Growth 3 3 6 182 4 4 21 554
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 1 1 1 6 20 281
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 2 326 2 6 13 942
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 267 0 3 13 992
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 2 3 11 33 4 8 25 162
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 0 3 17 165
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 28 1 1 8 166
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 4 100 1 3 37 416
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 0 8 416 1 10 79 2,471
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 1 2 14 96
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 1 1 1 38 1 3 18 151
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 21 0 0 3 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 2 10 220 1 5 26 495
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 0 3 16 219 0 8 53 612
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 5 14 1,597
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 1 146 1 1 13 552
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 2 3 7 390 4 7 34 902
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 2 5 17 566 5 12 70 1,934
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 4 17 606
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 3 5 21 1,036
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 2 5 15 272
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 2 10 28 397 6 27 129 1,362
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 1 3 14 413 2 6 40 938
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 5 13 66 1,232 20 64 323 3,420
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1,100
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 35
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 23
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 1 1 4 53 1 3 19 185
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 2 2 11 286 4 6 47 891
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 1 4 56 236 2 16 144 788
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 0 4 292 2 4 19 744
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 1 4 99 2 4 15 312
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 0 5 35 1 1 19 498
Total Journal Articles 57 139 571 14,465 188 527 2,607 51,323


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 1 10 58 2 3 25 129
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 7 15 48 747
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 9 49 291
Total Books 0 1 10 58 12 27 122 1,167


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 2 6 15 0 4 24 77
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 1 4 47 0 7 34 201
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 0 4 137 0 0 8 355
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 4 108 0 1 14 365
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 1 4 133 4 6 25 385
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 6 14 45 739 15 38 124 2,188
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 2 3 34 0 2 10 92
Total Chapters 7 20 70 1,213 19 58 239 3,663


Statistics updated 2017-03-07