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2007 Housing Bubble Update: 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 1 5 205 1 2 8 500
7 Things You Need to Know About the National Debt, Deficits, and the Dollar 1 3 6 161 1 5 10 226
A Note on Distribution and Growth 0 0 1 26 0 0 1 55
A Primer on Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability 0 0 2 109 0 4 13 300
A Voluntary Default Savings Plan: An Effective Supplement to Social Security 0 0 1 36 0 0 5 49
Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay 0 0 0 19 1 1 3 62
Are Copyrights a Textbook Scam? Alternatives for Financing Textbook Production in the 21st Century 0 1 5 47 0 1 7 138
Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence 4 4 15 355 7 8 26 557
Attacking the Treasury View, Again 0 0 0 45 1 2 7 77
Behind the Gap Between Productivity and Wage Growth 0 0 1 99 0 0 7 252
Beyond the Conservative Nanny State: Policies to Promote Self-Sufficiency Among the Wealthy 0 0 0 19 0 0 3 107
Bigger Than the Social Security Crisis: Wasteful Spending on Prescription Drugs 0 0 1 10 0 0 1 64
Bird Flu Fears: Is There a Better Way to Develop Drugs? 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 53
Bringing Back Subprime? The Hazards of Restructuring the GSEs 0 0 0 27 0 0 4 48
CBO Projects More Severe Downturn 0 0 0 11 2 4 9 85
Celebrating Pork: The Dubious Success of the Medicare Drug Benefit Health Insurance for the Elderly 0 0 2 23 0 0 5 90
Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000 0 0 2 8 0 0 7 61
Defaulting on the Social Security Trust Fund: What It Would Mean and How It Would Be Done 0 0 1 10 0 0 1 43
Do Tax Cuts Boost the Economy? 0 0 4 143 2 3 12 201
Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007 0 0 2 50 1 4 17 348
Empty Promise: The Benefit to African American Men of Private Accounts Under President Bush's Social Security Plan 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 66
Feel No Pain: Why a Deficit in Times of High Unemployment is Not a Burden 1 1 4 71 2 2 8 113
Financial Engineering: The Simple Way to Reduce Government Debt Burdens 0 0 1 77 5 14 57 220
First Time Underwater: The Impact of the First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit 2 3 14 71 11 19 46 226
Free Trade in Health Care: The Gains from Globalized Medicare and Medicaid 0 0 0 56 0 4 8 104
From Recession to Collapse: The Bush Administration and the Over-Valued Dollar 1 1 5 69 1 2 7 52
Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century 0 0 2 56 0 0 2 182
Growing the Social Security Crisis: The Social Security Administration's Poverty Rate Projections 0 0 1 22 0 0 3 124
Hitting Bottom? An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 1 66 0 2 9 163
Honduras Since the Coup: Economic and Social Outcomes 2 3 6 28 3 6 20 71
Increasing Inequality in the United States 0 0 0 64 0 1 4 115
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 3 86 4 10 53 367
Is There a Housing Bubble? 0 1 3 44 1 2 9 100
Is the Housing Bubble Collapsing? 10 Economic Indicators to Watch 0 0 4 101 0 0 4 174
Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982? 2 3 4 91 3 8 14 503
Issues in Trade and Protectionism 1 2 13 129 1 4 24 285
It's So Hard to Get Good Help 0 0 0 21 1 3 5 74
Job Sharing: Tax Credits to Prevent Layoffs and Stimulate Employment 0 0 0 44 1 2 11 159
Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence 3 7 29 483 8 23 81 1,123
Measuring Poverty and Economic Inclusion: The Current Poverty Measure, the NAS Alternative, and the Case for a Truly New Approach 0 0 2 96 4 6 16 240
Measuring Recovery: The Impact of Exempting the Pharmaceutical Industry from Patent Reviews 0 0 2 28 0 1 14 45
Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey 0 0 1 9 0 0 1 66
Missing the Story: The OECD's Analysis of Inequality 0 0 1 63 1 7 13 144
Offshore Drilling and Energy Conservation: The Relative Impact on Gas Prices 0 0 0 46 0 2 7 370
Oil Drilling and Automobile Fuel Economy: The Relative Impact on Oil Prices 0 0 0 38 0 3 15 120
Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union 0 0 1 39 0 0 2 88
Opening Doors and Smashing Windows: Alternative Measures for Funding Software Development 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 70
Ownership, Rental Costs, and the Prospects of Building Home Equity: An Analysis of 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 1 2 54 0 2 7 163
Patent Monopolies and the Costs of Mismarketing Drugs 1 1 7 43 1 4 19 56
Pay for Play? Tax Credits for Paid Time Off 0 0 1 44 1 3 12 220
Pension Funding and the Economy: Would “Proper” Funding Cost Jobs? 0 0 0 35 0 1 5 34
Pension Liabilities: Fear Tactics and Serious Policy 0 0 1 32 0 1 4 96
Profits on Citigroup Stock: Can They Be the Basis for Financing Stimulus? 0 0 1 17 2 2 5 106
Publicly Funded Clinical Trials: A Route to Sustained Innovation with Affordable Drugs 0 0 5 53 2 4 17 33
Recession Looms for the U.S. Economy in 2007 0 0 1 85 0 0 3 211
Reducing Waste With an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 3 16 0 2 13 67
Reining in Wall Street to Benefit All Americans 0 0 3 14 0 1 13 24
Representative Ryan’s $30 Trillion Medicare Waste Tax 0 0 1 34 1 3 11 84
Responses to Criticisms of Taxes on Financial Speculation 0 0 0 84 0 0 4 189
Rising Disability Payments: Are Cuts to Workers’ Compensation Part of the Story? 0 0 0 9 1 2 13 38
Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 0 23 0 1 3 74
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 1 3 336 0 1 7 784
Short-Term Gain for Long-Term Pain: The Real Story of Rubinomics 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 56
Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help 0 0 0 25 0 0 5 152
Social Security Rates of Return with "Progressive Indexation" 0 0 1 5 0 0 2 52
Spending Versus Tax Cuts: Who Pays the Cost of Political Compromise? 0 0 1 86 0 0 4 160
Stagnation in the Drug Development Process: Are Patents the Problem? 0 0 3 109 2 4 17 313
State Savings with an Efficient Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit 0 0 1 17 0 3 13 58
Still Working Hard: An Update on the Share of Older Workers in Physically Demanding Jobs 0 1 4 31 2 5 15 35
Subprime Rescue Plans: Backdoor Bank Bailouts 0 0 0 58 0 0 2 150
Taming the Deficit: Saving Our Children from Themselves 0 0 0 35 1 3 11 112
Taxing Exxon's Windfall From Hurricane Katrina 0 0 0 15 0 1 1 54
The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit 0 0 0 32 1 2 8 84
The Affordable Care Act: A Family-Friendly Policy 2 2 3 22 2 4 10 54
The Affordable Care Act: A Hidden Jobs Killer? 1 1 2 27 1 3 12 100
The Benefits and Savings of Publicly-Funded Clinical Trials of Prescription Drugs 0 1 1 14 1 4 8 83
The Benefits of a Financial Transactions Tax 0 0 1 102 0 1 6 299
The Big Tax Increase Nobody Noticed 0 0 2 31 0 0 3 45
The Budget Deficit Scare Story and the Great Recession 0 0 0 134 1 3 11 269
The Budgetary Implications of Higher Federal Reserve Board Interest Rates 0 0 1 51 0 1 3 43
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Excessive Health Care Costs 1 1 2 21 1 1 6 74
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 0 0 22 0 0 0 136
The Burden of Social Security Taxes and the Burden of Wage Inequality 0 1 2 11 0 2 4 49
The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas 0 0 0 25 4 12 51 157
The Cost of Maintaining Ownership in the Current Crisis: Comparisons in 20 Cities 0 0 0 44 0 0 3 132
The Deficit-Reducing Potential of a Financial Speculation Tax 0 0 0 58 0 0 4 110
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 0 40 0 2 8 127
The Gains from Right to Rent 0 0 2 25 0 1 10 95
The Housing Bubble Fact Sheet 0 0 1 81 0 1 4 238
The Housing Bubble: Is It Back? 1 1 39 39 2 3 34 34
The Housing Crash Recession and the Case for a Third Stimulus 0 0 0 94 1 1 13 294
The Housing Crash and the Retirement Prospects of Late Baby Boomers 1 1 1 46 2 3 3 124
The Impact of Cutting Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments on the Living Standards of the Elderly 0 0 0 8 2 3 8 79
The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement 0 0 0 100 1 2 5 112
The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income 0 1 1 30 1 3 6 121
The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey 0 0 1 9 0 0 2 52
The Impact of the Housing Crash on Family Wealth 0 1 1 43 0 4 8 121
The Impact of the Medicare Drug Benefit on Health Care Spending by Older Households 0 0 0 34 0 4 9 109
The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Social Security Retirement Age 1 1 8 91 2 7 20 194
The Incidence of Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 6 62 0 1 13 38
The International Trade Commission’s Assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Main Findings and Implications 0 2 52 52 0 2 16 16
The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down 0 0 0 46 0 0 2 127
The Myth of Expansionary Fiscal Austerity 3 7 24 397 4 14 70 754
The Necessity of a Lower Dollar and the Route There 0 0 0 18 4 6 13 97
The Origins and Severity of the Public Pension Crisis 0 0 3 76 0 2 10 128
The Origins of the Doughnut Hole: Excess Profits on Prescription Drugs 0 0 2 21 0 0 3 95
The Potential Revenue from Financial Transactions Taxes 0 0 5 60 0 1 12 154
The Potential Savings to Social Security from Means Testing 0 0 2 56 0 2 8 93
The Productivity to Paycheck Gap: What the Data Show 0 0 1 56 0 0 4 187
The Regressive Impact of the Progressive Indexation of Social Security Benefits 0 0 1 13 0 0 1 71
The Relationship Between Financial Transactions Costs and Economic Growth 0 2 3 100 0 4 10 211
The Right to Rent Plan 0 0 1 16 0 1 7 84
The Ryan Medicare Plan: Winners and Losers 0 0 1 40 2 3 12 100
The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan 0 0 2 12 1 1 3 50
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 1 2 47 1 3 8 177
The Scorecard on Development: 25 Years of Diminished Progress 0 0 2 204 0 1 8 502
The Social Security Benefits of Sitting Senators in 2015 0 0 3 19 1 1 9 41
The State and Local Drag on the Stimulus 0 0 1 29 1 2 11 99
The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy 0 1 12 209 8 24 94 552
The Wealth of Households: An Analysis of the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances 1 1 6 49 2 3 19 93
The Wealth of the Baby Boom Cohorts After the Collapse of the Housing Bubble 0 0 0 76 0 1 2 203
Things That Will Happen Before Social Security Faces a Shortfall 0 0 1 18 0 0 1 126
Trade and Jobs: Can We Trust the Models? 0 0 7 51 0 3 23 48
Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers 0 0 1 96 1 1 4 185
Universal Voluntary Accounts: A Step Towards Fixing the Retirement System 0 0 1 20 1 1 2 70
Update - Debt Cancellation for Haiti: No Reason For Further Delays 0 0 2 65 0 1 7 201
Waste in the Medicare Drug Benefit: Why the Doughnut Hole is Unnecessary 0 0 1 22 0 0 1 66
What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession 0 0 0 98 1 1 2 207
When Numbers Don't Add Up: The Statistical Discrepancy in GDP Accounts 0 0 3 30 0 0 6 141
Who's Dreaming? Homeownership Among Low-Income Families 0 0 1 32 0 0 1 98
Will a Bursting Bubble Trouble Bernanke? The Evidence for a Housing Bubble 0 0 1 131 0 1 4 560
Work Sharing: The Quick Route Back to Full Employment 1 3 8 74 2 5 19 195
Working Paper: Rents and Inefficiency in the Patent and Copyright System: Is There a Better Route? 0 0 4 65 1 2 17 35
Working Paper: The Compensation of Highly Paid Professionals: How Much Is Rent? 1 1 3 25 2 2 15 23
Working Paper: The Upward Redistribution of Income: Are Rents the Story? 0 0 7 91 1 7 20 45
Total Working Papers 31 63 420 8,329 130 361 1,503 21,208


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Free Market Solution to Prescription Drug Crises 0 0 2 45 0 0 2 133
BusinessWeek Restates the 1990s - Incorrectly? 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 32
Is the New Economy Wearing Out? 0 0 1 10 0 0 1 38
Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets 0 0 6 170 0 3 17 515
Smoothing the waves of pension funding: Could changes in funding rules help avoid cyclical under-funding? 0 1 1 26 0 1 3 141
The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Comments 0 2 5 58 2 4 14 235
The Run-up in Home Prices: A Bubble 0 0 5 117 0 1 16 315
Why Do We Avoid Financial-Transactions Taxes? 0 0 0 26 0 0 1 63
Total Journal Articles 0 3 20 457 2 9 55 1,472


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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The Conservative Nanny State 0 0 12 472 2 4 23 977
The End of Loser Liberalism: Making Markets Progressive 2 3 13 132 3 8 32 358
Total Books 2 3 25 604 5 12 55 1,335


Statistics updated 2017-12-03