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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 0 207 0 0 3 510
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 0 0 5 166 0 0 9 238
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 57
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 1 2 114 1 4 12 324
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 0 36 0 1 2 54
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 19 1 3 5 73
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 0 6 55 0 0 11 159
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 5 8 10 378 7 11 18 592
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 46 1 1 2 83
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 1 2 102 1 3 10 267
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 0 20 0 1 2 111
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 12 0 0 1 67
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 17 1 1 1 58
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 1 28 0 1 3 55
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 91
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 0 23 0 1 5 103
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 0 9 0 2 6 68
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 0 11 0 1 1 46
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 0 3 154 1 3 11 231
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 1 2 52 2 3 14 375
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 0 1 1 70
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 0 0 0 72 1 1 3 123
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 1 1 79 0 1 2 241
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 1 2 12 95 2 6 33 308
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 2 59 1 5 10 126
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 0 0 1 71 0 1 3 62
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 0 58 0 0 4 193
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 1 23 0 0 3 130
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 68 3 3 7 174
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 5 6 11 50 7 12 28 121
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 1 2 66 0 1 5 123
Investment Bank Welfare? The Implicit Bank Subsidies in the Primary Dealer Credit Facility (PDCF) and the Term Securities Lending Facility (TSLF) Created by the Federal Reserve Board 0 0 0 89 0 0 4 385
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 0 0 44 0 1 9 111
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 1 102 1 1 2 178
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 0 0 0 91 1 2 4 515
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 2 3 7 149 6 13 21 332
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 1 2 2 84
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 44 0 3 7 171
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 0 4 4 494 2 12 22 1,167
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 0 1 99 2 4 16 270
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 1 1 29 2 5 7 60
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 10 1 1 5 74
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 2 66 1 4 8 166
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 47 1 3 4 391
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 3 5 7 133
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 0 39 1 1 5 93
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 1 1 75
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 54 1 2 4 174
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 0 3 6 54 0 6 14 87
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 1 45 0 3 7 233
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 0 2 38 0 0 4 42
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 0 32 2 2 4 107
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 111
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 0 0 2 57 0 1 5 54
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 0 86 0 0 1 219
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 3 21 0 1 8 87
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 0 0 1 15 0 0 7 36
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 0 34 0 2 4 99
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 86 0 2 7 202
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 0 13 1 4 9 62
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 24 1 1 5 82
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 0 336 0 0 3 790
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 1 1 1 20 1 2 3 62
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 25 2 2 2 156
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 0 6 2 3 4 59
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 0 86 0 0 0 162
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 3 114 0 3 10 333
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 18 1 2 5 70
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 1 1 2 34 2 6 17 60
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 1 1 2 156
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 35 4 5 6 129
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 57
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 1 33 0 0 3 93
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 0 1 2 29 1 2 5 69
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 0 1 1 30 1 3 3 112
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 0 0 14 0 1 2 91
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 0 1 105 1 4 9 312
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 0 1 35 1 1 2 52
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 1 3 138 1 3 8 288
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 0 1 52 2 3 7 58
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 0 0 0 22 0 0 2 81
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 12 0 3 4 55
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 22 0 0 0 140
The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 26 1 1 5 182
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 0 8 144
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 59 0 0 2 116
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 26 1 2 7 107
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 41 0 0 3 135
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 1 1 85 0 5 9 256
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 0 2 4 50 1 5 16 73
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 2 2 4 305
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 0 0 0 47 1 1 1 130
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 0 11 0 1 6 95
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 0 100 0 0 1 119
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 0 1 32 6 6 8 134
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 56
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 0 0 45 1 1 2 129
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 35 2 3 4 123
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 0 1 4 101 1 5 13 223
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 2 8 75 0 3 20 79
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 0 0 1 56 0 1 3 29
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 2 2 48 2 4 4 135
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 3 24 60 478 17 70 152 954
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 1 19 1 2 11 120
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 0 78 1 1 6 145
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 2 23 1 1 7 102
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 3 64 0 0 5 164
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 0 56 1 1 4 103
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 1 1 1 59 2 2 3 197
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 0 13 0 1 1 73
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 0 2 104 0 1 6 226
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 0 16 0 1 5 93
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 0 40 2 3 3 113
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 0 12 1 1 2 55
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 0 204 2 4 9 515
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 1 48 0 1 6 190
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 0 0 19 0 0 4 50
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 0 29 0 3 3 113
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 0 1 10 239 3 10 67 749
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 0 0 4 57 0 1 17 123
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 0 76 1 2 4 209
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 1 20 0 0 1 130
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 0 0 2 55 0 1 8 74
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 1 1 98 1 2 4 196
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 0 20 1 1 1 71
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 2 67 1 1 4 207
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 0 22 0 1 3 70
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 0 0 2 211
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 0 30 1 2 5 163
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 32 0 2 2 103
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 2 134 2 2 8 574
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 2 4 79 2 7 20 225
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 0 0 0 67 0 2 12 62
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 0 0 2 30 1 4 20 56
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 0 1 3 94 0 2 5 62
Total Working Papers 20 75 234 8,792 135 365 1,042 23,486


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 0 46 0 2 4 140
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 0 10 0 0 2 44
Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 1 1 2 39
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 2 5 183 1 4 21 553
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 0 0 27 1 1 1 144
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 0 1 59 1 1 5 246
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 0 0 118 0 0 5 329
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 2 66
Total Journal Articles 0 2 6 474 4 9 42 1,561


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 0 3 481 2 6 12 1,003
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 0 0 2 147 1 6 21 412
Total Books 0 0 5 628 3 12 33 1,415


Statistics updated 2020-02-04