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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 0 0 18 373 1 4 81 938
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 7 22 65 4,376
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 1 3 10 1,235 1 4 15 2,828
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 5 124 0 2 20 292
Artificial States 0 2 8 211 1 4 18 528
Artificial States 0 1 9 165 2 8 44 501
Artificial States 0 0 3 142 1 1 12 568
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 3 798 1 3 17 2,387
Can the West Save Africa? 0 2 7 434 3 9 36 1,151
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 5 73 0 1 35 341
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 0 6 112 1 1 15 49
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 1 98 0 0 7 260
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 0 6 211 1 1 11 514
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 1 2 120 1 1 14 902
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 4 63 1 2 11 213
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 1 170 0 0 6 891
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 1 118 0 2 9 967
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 1 3 198 0 4 20 1,005
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 4 22 60 5,596 14 53 187 16,881
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 3 13 28 1,703 9 38 77 4,091
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 1 9 183 1 3 14 478
Fractionalization 0 0 0 0 0 4 18 23
Fractionalization 0 1 7 177 3 10 27 547
Fractionalization 1 1 15 58 1 3 28 243
Fractionalization 0 2 5 976 1 7 29 2,842
Fractionalization 2 3 8 243 3 6 38 777
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 1 1 18 1,545 4 8 49 3,735
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 0 5 447 1 1 14 1,186
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 7 450 0 2 18 1,147
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 1 2 305 0 2 8 651
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 2 17 581
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 0 3 1,255 0 0 8 4,087
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 17 239 0 0 27 731
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 4 27 725 0 8 48 1,746
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 1 1 2 19 1 2 4 70
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 0 4 11 957 5 18 64 2,509
Inflation and the poor 2 8 42 1,131 7 19 88 2,732
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 2 3 943 2 4 19 2,645
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 94 0 1 5 720
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 1 4 308 0 2 15 753
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 0 4 11 119 1 6 30 251
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 1 5 589 1 5 22 1,890
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 4 29 1,946 1 14 133 4,614
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 1 10 525 0 2 20 2,737
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 9 336 0 2 20 728
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 3 15 568 2 9 42 2,772
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 2 62 0 0 4 322
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 1 1 5 405 1 3 22 2,259
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 0 4 20 491 2 7 37 947
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 0 0 8 983 3 6 34 2,050
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 1 4 20 1,093 6 12 50 2,750
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 1 1 4 615 1 1 7 1,898
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 1 1 10 558
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 0 1 5 162 1 3 11 329
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 1 95 0 1 9 236
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 1 323 1 3 12 1,092
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 0 4 534 3 6 26 1,268
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 3 8 494 4 8 45 1,939
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 3 5 34 0 3 27 223
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 2 9 943 6 13 57 3,658
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 1 12 1 1 10 69
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 214 0 0 10 878
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 2 8 574 0 5 23 1,883
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 1 1 26 192 6 14 79 645
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 42 1 2 7 219
Small states, small problems? 0 2 6 553 1 7 109 2,549
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 2 8 57 852 9 23 154 1,709
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 1 75 2 5 28 270
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 2 119 0 1 14 224
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 2 17 65 2 4 36 137
The European Origins of Economic Development 0 5 35 423 2 19 128 1,001
The European origins of economic development 1 1 10 118 1 4 35 265
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 1 5 277 0 1 19 482
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 1 3 5 478 1 4 9 1,202
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 1 7 378 2 5 30 1,231
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 0 1 20 20 0 1 28 28
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 638
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 0 1 15 630 2 15 93 2,090
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 1 4 127 2,020 7 19 261 7,925
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 0 3 9 258 3 10 36 1,282
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 1 2 6 64 1 4 12 560
The power of exports 1 1 3 221 1 2 9 336
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 0 0 4 691 1 3 13 1,793
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 1 1 3 313 5 10 41 991
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 11 1,500 3 8 53 4,000
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 3 244 1 1 13 753
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 2 239 1 2 15 410
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 2 6 373 0 5 19 1,025
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 2 6 21 453 3 9 41 1,893
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 1 4 24 681 3 9 45 1,913
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 2 8 851 2 7 44 4,342
Total Working Papers 36 164 979 45,389 168 567 3,272 143,150


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 5 19 79 1 6 40 272
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 9 29 51 3 28 105 4,854
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 1 6 17 678 3 9 49 1,399
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 0 0 2 253 0 1 5 512
Are aid agencies improving? 0 1 1 101 1 5 14 286
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 1 5 596 1 4 19 1,746
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 1 1 3 7 2 3 22 759
Can the West Save Africa? 0 0 6 142 3 7 41 608
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 0 2 159
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 1 13 0 0 2 53
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 0 13 87 1 8 77 597
Development, democracy, and mass killings 0 0 2 87 1 1 10 265
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 2 2 128 0 2 8 590
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 2 14 1 1 19 109
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 0 2 146 0 1 5 358
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 1 1 1 75 2 3 17 220
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 5 44 0 2 14 213
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 20
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 604
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 8 19 46 1,660 20 75 192 4,191
Fractionalization 3 14 101 2,054 17 61 327 5,986
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 1 4 136 1 3 13 658
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 2 13 54 874 6 28 132 2,280
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 0 1 11 221 3 5 19 566
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 1 4 172 0 2 17 439
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 1 3 518 1 4 31 1,157
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 3 41 0 0 6 86
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 1 8 288 0 2 20 581
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 1 2 4 362 4 11 32 1,074
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 80 0 0 4 251
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 3 32 97 1,098 9 289 458 2,591
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 4 223 0 1 22 538
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 2 13 0 1 3 41
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 6 27 110 2,196
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 1 9 378 5 18 62 1,123
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 0 0 43 0 0 5 422
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 0 240 2 7 27 625
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 0 0 0 47 0 0 4 536
La macroeconomía del déficit del sector público: el caso de Colombia 0 3 5 10 0 8 25 42
Life during Growth 0 1 7 184 1 3 16 560
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 1 1 0 2 20 283
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 1 4 329 0 4 17 949
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 2 267 0 1 8 993
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 0 7 34 0 1 20 168
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 0 2 20 176
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 0 1 28 0 0 7 168
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 3 5 1,037 1 9 24 3,771
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 2 101 1 2 28 423
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 0 0 4 416 1 2 45 2,479
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 0 0 6 96
Response to reviewers on “The Tyranny of Experts” 0 0 3 5 0 2 13 21
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 2 39 0 0 13 153
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 21 0 0 0 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 0 11 222 2 5 26 505
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 0 2 18 227 1 7 44 632
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 3 13 1,602
The European origins of economic development 3 13 69 69 8 45 210 210
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 0 1 146 0 0 6 552
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 1 2 9 394 2 5 28 916
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 0 1 9 568 2 6 49 1,945
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 607
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 5 26 1,051
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 1 2 13 274
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 1 15 41 420 10 47 151 1,440
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 1 1 11 417 1 4 31 947
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 6 20 62 1,263 16 50 255 3,511
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1,103
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 9
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 1 5 0 0 3 36
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 1 0 1 5 26
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 3 53 0 0 10 186
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 1 1 10 290 2 10 41 912
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 0 2 22 244 2 8 107 847
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 0 0 2 293 1 2 12 748
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 2 99 0 2 15 316
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 1 2 36 0 4 13 503
Total Journal Articles 34 179 778 18,263 147 858 3,271 68,211


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Development Economics through the Decades 0 1 8 60 1 4 23 137
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 7 28 68 786
The Limits of Stabilization: Infrastructure, Public Deficits, and Growth in Latin America 0 0 4 12 0 3 15 54
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 6 36 304
Total Books 0 1 12 72 10 41 142 1,281


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 2 7 18 1 3 15 81
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 1 1 6 49 1 4 31 214
Fiscal Policy, Debt Crises, and Economic Growth 0 0 2 5 0 1 8 17
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 0 3 137 0 0 6 358
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 2 108 0 1 9 369
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 2 7 137 0 5 26 399
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 2 6 53 755 10 27 137 2,238
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 3 34 0 0 8 92
Total Chapters 3 11 83 1,243 12 41 240 3,768


Statistics updated 2017-08-03