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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 2 17 298 0 5 43 675
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 7 29 141 4,166
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 2 4 17 1,208 2 6 37 2,770
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 14 100 0 6 54 212
Artificial States 0 1 10 143 1 7 32 413
Artificial States 0 1 10 195 2 7 28 472
Artificial States 2 4 11 126 6 17 75 498
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 2 16 779 3 10 34 2,312
Can the West Save Africa? 1 8 24 393 6 28 159 962
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 4 16 56 3 10 47 225
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 1 4 89 0 3 14 224
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 3 7 198 1 9 29 478
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 2 10 115 4 10 40 851
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 5 56 0 3 19 168
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 2 4 164 1 8 30 860
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 2 115 1 1 10 931
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 1 6 163 3 16 86 759
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 3 18 1,653 2 15 67 3,936
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 8 34 177 5,344 18 97 671 16,069
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 1 9 170 0 2 20 441
Fractionalization 0 2 17 33 6 16 69 145
Fractionalization 0 2 10 163 1 6 40 467
Fractionalization 1 3 20 223 3 11 71 659
Fractionalization 3 9 32 951 10 29 133 2,704
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 1 10 55 1,459 12 42 183 3,487
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 4 15 425 2 10 41 1,122
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 3 433 0 2 17 1,095
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 1 1 12 295 2 2 21 613
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 2 2 17 541
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 2 9 1,237 2 11 52 4,017
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 1 3 10 212 1 4 23 677
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 8 31 660 3 14 78 1,596
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 2 16 0 1 4 58
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 1 6 25 900 3 20 131 2,291
Inflation and the poor 3 7 53 984 8 23 134 2,428
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 4 16 935 2 11 63 2,580
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 3 92 1 3 13 691
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 1 3 11 296 2 6 30 714
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 1 7 26 60 3 12 56 121
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 1 5 580 1 4 13 1,846
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 4 12 49 1,854 7 34 192 4,125
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 1 3 9 496 2 12 34 2,654
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 1 15 306 1 5 43 640
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 3 15 531 2 8 43 2,632
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 1 2 58 0 2 4 305
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 1 2 7 393 2 7 36 2,185
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 10 35 423 5 18 106 813
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 2 19 92 924 11 55 245 1,859
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 3 5 29 1,045 7 14 89 2,606
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 3 8 598 1 11 24 1,848
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 3 8 138 2 6 30 519
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 3 5 9 146 3 6 15 293
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 1 2 5 89 2 6 15 212
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 1 7 313 4 5 20 1,045
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 4 24 517 2 24 62 1,192
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 2 8 29 466 8 32 140 1,750
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 9 24 3 9 46 141
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 6 21 906 1 18 118 3,450
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 9 0 0 12 40
Redistributive Public Employment 0 2 4 210 0 2 22 831
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 4 30 545 2 10 68 1,811
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 3 6 42 89 5 30 172 272
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 2 41 2 6 23 193
Small states, small problems? 0 5 27 526 3 13 150 2,342
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 2 6 47 717 10 30 147 1,339
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 2 5 70 0 3 19 216
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 1 6 34 0 2 14 65
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 2 12 110 0 3 20 193
The European Origins of Economic Development 3 16 77 275 10 51 228 460
The European origins of economic development 0 4 23 77 0 7 71 160
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 1 2 14 244 1 6 28 405
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 5 466 0 2 17 1,165
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 0 8 361 0 2 21 1,131
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 627
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 1 11 593 2 5 34 1,876
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 0 10 56 1,755 10 43 269 7,095
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 2 5 17 224 3 19 110 1,060
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 0 57 0 3 9 535
The power of exports 1 4 15 204 3 16 41 293
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 5 17 676 1 7 33 1,750
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 4 16 301 1 10 49 882
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 3 19 74 1,410 11 62 266 3,696
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 5 233 2 7 22 708
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 3 12 231 2 9 45 349
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 22 349 3 12 86 924
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 0 3 32 396 8 37 215 1,617
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 6 20 620 0 10 42 1,776
the middle class consensus and economic development 0 5 27 805 0 17 92 4,161
Total Working Papers 66 353 1,732 42,178 266 1,216 6,415 131,515


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 3 12 40 5 16 55 149
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 8 14 54 221 4,511
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 1 14 645 5 14 55 1,288
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 3 10 238 1 4 29 475
Are aid agencies improving? 1 3 10 84 1 3 22 227
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 2 2 20 575 5 9 67 1,676
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 0 0 1 3 19 679
Can the West Save Africa? 0 3 17 107 5 15 72 448
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 1 35 0 0 3 139
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 0 9 1 1 2 40
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 5 28 41 7 44 212 291
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 29 33 118 1 259 267 538
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 1 6 7 2 6 37 42
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 1 2 6 134 1 3 9 327
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 2 2 3 71 2 5 11 186
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 2 33 3 8 34 155
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 2 2 20 577
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 2 9 52 1,558 12 33 183 3,782
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 2 10 125 1 3 16 582
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 1 7 30 695 8 29 118 1,769
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 0 4 10 178 1 7 21 481
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 2 151 1 12 31 371
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 1 2 24 495 4 20 84 1,034
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 0 33 0 0 4 69
How much do distortions affect growth? 2 3 10 269 4 9 26 523
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 4 6 23 313 13 28 101 837
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 76 3 8 20 234
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 8 47 160 826 19 94 441 1,723
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 1 4 7 0 3 14 19
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 6 12 76 1,881
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 3 11 339 5 16 76 928
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 40 2 11 30 377
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 1 3 13 221 3 8 62 528
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 4 40 4 15 51 471
Life during Growth 0 2 5 170 2 8 26 516
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 241
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 7 319 1 4 27 908
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 1 8 263 0 4 32 937
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 0 8 16 2 6 42 104
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 1 3 28 120
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 0 27 0 0 13 143
Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions 1 5 31 993 8 33 137 3,538
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 3 88 5 13 38 328
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 2 31 388 4 16 116 2,270
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 1 9 0 3 9 68
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 1 3 17 25 2 6 41 89
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 75
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 1 4 16 196 1 6 30 438
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 6 39 180 2 16 114 495
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 0 6 17 1,558
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 1 1 8 137 2 4 54 512
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 1 15 366 3 12 52 789
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 0 5 41 497 5 28 159 1,707
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 572
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 4 17 999
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 1 1 34 0 3 13 240
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 1 6 46 327 7 31 160 1,032
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 1 1 15 384 5 6 38 847
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 3 11 52 1,011 10 38 178 2,576
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 2 13 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 0 3 10 152
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 2 10 261 3 8 47 787
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 3 6 25 108 9 24 107 398
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 3 8 276 0 5 30 683
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 1 3 88 0 2 11 276
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 3 8 17 0 4 25 444
Total Journal Articles 42 206 915 13,771 215 1,057 4,110 52,333


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 3 19 21 0 7 46 53
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 5 12 56 600
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 2 9 80 169
Total Books 0 3 19 21 7 28 182 822


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 1 1 1 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 9 18 115 3 15 48 293
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 1 10 96 1 4 47 301
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 1 2 10 108 4 8 41 297
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 6 14 81 601 17 61 317 1,769
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 1 1 12 28 1 1 16 64
Total Chapters 9 28 134 987 27 93 488 2,863


Statistics updated 2014-08-03