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A Tale of Five PIIGS: Soft Budget Constraints and the EMU Sovereign Debt Crises 0 0 2 135 0 3 13 381
Appointed Public Officials and Local Favoritism: Evidence from the German States 0 1 5 26 1 4 15 38
Appointed Public Officials and Local Favoritism: Evidence from the German States 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 7
Appointed public officials and local favoritism: Evidence from the German states 0 0 0 22 1 3 13 25
Bailouts and austerity 0 1 4 53 4 6 16 114
Coalition governments, cabinet size, and the common pool problem: Evidence from the German states 0 0 1 96 1 1 21 391
Competitively Elected Women as Policy Makers 3 7 60 60 7 42 112 112
Creative Destruction and Fiscal Institutions: A Long-Run Case Study of Three Regions 0 0 0 110 1 3 8 351
Depressing Dependence? Transfers and Economic Growth in the German States, 1975-2005 0 0 1 22 0 2 10 77
Depressing dependence? Transfers and economic growth in the German States, 1975-2005 0 0 2 20 0 1 13 43
Did the Maastricht treaty matter for macroeconomic performance? 0 2 2 89 0 4 7 282
Direct democracy and local public finances under cooperative federalism 0 0 1 88 3 5 15 276
Do bailouts buy votes? Evidence from a panel of Hessian municipalities 0 0 0 38 0 1 6 71
Do municipal mergers reduce costs? Evidence from a German federal state 1 1 3 42 2 3 9 60
Do municipal mergers reduce costs? Evidence from a German federal state 1 4 7 62 2 7 25 131
Do municipal mergers result in scale economies? Evidence from a German federal state 0 0 0 34 4 5 13 145
Does the election of a female leader clear the way for more women in politics? 1 2 24 154 9 25 152 515
Electoral competition and endogenous political institutions: Quasi-experimental evidence from Germany 0 0 0 17 0 4 12 58
Electoral competition and endogenous political institutions: quasi-experimental evidence from Germany 0 0 0 24 3 6 11 57
Electoral thresholds and political outcomes: Quasi-experimental evidence from a reform in Germany 0 0 2 51 0 0 10 83
Fiscal Decentralization and Economic Growth in OECD Countries: Is there a Relationship? 1 3 14 449 4 8 54 1,058
Fiscal Federalism, Decentralization and Economic Growth: Survey and Meta-Analysis 0 2 9 248 3 7 34 642
Fiscal capacity and government accountability in sub-Saharan Africa 1 2 7 76 2 4 17 169
Fiscal decentralization, ideology, and the size of the public sector 0 0 1 85 3 3 12 273
Fiscal federalism, decentralization and economic growth: A meta-analysis 1 3 22 105 6 14 120 298
Globalization and the Composition of Public Education Expenditures: A Dynamic Panel Analysis 0 0 0 69 0 9 16 149
Globalization and the Composition of Public Education Expenditures: A Dynamic Panel Analysis 0 0 1 111 1 3 12 239
Globalization, Redistribution, and the Composition of Public Education Expenditures 0 0 5 96 0 2 12 375
Gold mining and education: a long-run resource curse in Africa? 1 1 13 84 3 6 54 202
Has Globalization Affected Collective Bargaining? An Empirical Test, 1980-2009 0 1 10 307 3 12 99 1,667
Identifying local tax mimicking: Administrative borders and a policy reform 1 1 1 86 1 2 5 171
Ideology and fiscal policy: quasi-experimental evidence from the German States 0 0 1 138 1 2 6 235
Monetary Integration, Soft Budget Constraints, and the EMU Sovereign Debt Crises 1 1 5 162 4 6 39 714
On the Link Between Fiscal Decentralization and Public Debt in OECD Countries 0 1 8 267 2 6 35 686
Political alignment and intergovernmental transfers in parliamentary systems: Evidence from Germany 0 0 3 103 3 6 21 266
Public Education Spending in a Globalized World: Is there a Shift in Priorities Across Educational Stages? 0 0 1 167 1 3 19 481
Re-evaluating the economic costs of conflicts 0 0 2 26 3 3 16 93
Revenue decentralization and inflation: a re-evaluation 0 0 1 83 3 3 5 217
Revenue decentralization, central oversight and the political budget cycle: Evidence from Israel 0 0 0 11 1 1 3 46
Revenue decentralization, central oversight and the political budget cycle: Evidence from Israel 0 0 1 26 0 0 12 101
Scale-Free Networks in International Trade 0 2 3 199 1 3 10 534
Soft budget constraints and strategic interactions in subnational borrowing: Evidence from the German States, 1975-2005 0 1 1 143 1 5 14 409
Subnational border reforms and economic development in Africa 0 1 10 49 1 6 39 76
Supranational Integration And National Reorganization 0 0 2 47 1 1 6 378
Tax decentralization and public deficits in OECD countries 0 0 1 133 1 4 12 285
Tax mimicking in the short- and long-run: Evidence from German reunification 0 0 0 45 4 4 18 102
Tax mimicking in the short- and the long-run: Evidence from German reunification 0 0 0 23 3 4 9 35
Taxation and democratization 0 0 2 92 3 7 17 212
The Heckscher-Ohlin Model and the Network Structure of International Trade 0 1 8 124 4 10 57 488
The economics and empirics of tax competition: A survey 0 0 7 171 1 3 31 332
The effect of direct democracy on the level and structure of local taxes 0 0 1 78 0 1 12 139
The flypaper effect: evidence from a natural experiment in Hesse 0 1 4 128 0 1 9 306
The political economy of special needs transfers: Evidence from Bavarian municipalities, 1993-2011 0 0 0 29 0 0 4 75
The revenue and base effects of local tax hikes: Evidence from a quasi-experiment 0 1 1 51 2 4 10 88
Women Legislators and Economic Performance 0 3 8 28 0 8 20 60
Women legislators and economic performance 0 1 1 6 0 7 19 25
Total Working Papers 12 44 268 5,188 104 294 1,366 14,843


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
Last month 3 months 12 months Total Last month 3 months 12 months Total
Coalition governments, cabinet size, and the common pool problem: Evidence from the German states 0 1 1 32 0 1 13 100
Creative destruction and fiscal institutions: a long-run case study of three regions 0 0 1 20 1 2 10 91
Depressing dependence? Transfers and economic growth in the German states, 1975–2005 1 1 1 3 1 2 7 28
Did the Maastricht treaty matter for macroeconomic performance? A difference‐in‐difference investigation 0 0 1 58 0 0 3 174
Direct Democracy and Local Public Finances under Cooperative Federalism 0 0 0 1 1 1 7 16
Do bailouts buy votes? Evidence from a panel of Hessian municipalities 0 0 0 9 0 3 9 53
Do municipal mergers reduce costs? Evidence from a German federal state 0 0 3 27 0 1 11 96
Does the Election of a Female Leader Clear the Way for More Women in Politics? 1 3 10 24 1 5 30 67
Election cycles and electricity provision: Evidence from a quasi-experiment with Indian special elections 0 1 7 43 1 7 27 142
Electoral competition and endogenous political institutions: Quasi-experimental evidence from Germany 0 0 0 6 1 4 6 39
Electoral thresholds and political representation 0 0 0 5 0 0 3 40
FISCAL FEDERALISM, DECENTRALIZATION, AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: A META-ANALYSIS 0 1 6 27 1 3 24 94
Federalism, Budget Deficits and Public Debt: On the Reform of Germany's Fiscal Constitution 0 1 5 155 1 2 24 438
Fiscal Capacity and the Quality of Government in Sub-Saharan Africa 0 0 4 43 0 2 21 145
Fiscal Decentralization and Economic Growth in OECD Countries 0 0 7 68 0 3 19 163
Fiscal decentralization, ideology, and the size of the public sector 0 0 5 52 2 5 18 182
Government Impartiality and Sustained Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa 0 0 4 14 0 1 14 53
Has Globalisation Affected Collective Bargaining? An Empirical Test, 1980–2009 0 0 1 5 0 2 11 44
Identifying local tax mimicking with administrative borders and a policy reform 0 0 6 65 2 2 28 189
Intergovernmental Transfers, Local Fiscal Policy, and the Flypaper Effect: Evidence from a German State 2 4 6 73 4 9 26 188
Local fiscal policy after a bailout: austerity or soft budget constraints? 0 0 2 14 2 3 12 42
Monetary integration, soft budget constraints, and the EMU sovereign debt crises 0 0 0 2 1 3 13 32
On the link between fiscal decentralization and public debt in OECD countries 1 2 3 45 1 3 13 141
Political alignment and intergovernmental transfers in parliamentary systems: evidence from Germany 0 0 4 12 0 2 17 45
Public education spending in a globalized world 0 0 3 29 0 2 14 129
Regional development and national identity in sub-Saharan Africa 1 6 10 21 4 15 63 147
Revenue decentralization and inflation: A re-evaluation 0 0 0 11 1 2 5 42
Revenue decentralization, central oversight and the political budget cycle: Evidence from Israel 0 1 3 11 2 5 17 70
Soft budget constraints and strategic interactions in subnational borrowing: Evidence from the German States, 1975–2005 0 2 4 62 1 8 26 211
Supranational integration and national reorganization: On the Maastricht treaty’s impact on fiscal decentralization in EU countries 0 0 0 21 1 1 2 91
Tax Decentralization and Public Deficits in OECD Countries 0 0 2 12 2 4 15 62
Tax Innovations and Public Revenues in Sub-Saharan Africa 2 5 14 20 3 10 33 66
Taxation and Democratization 1 2 7 18 5 8 23 82
The Heckscher-Ohlin model and the network structure of international trade 0 0 2 52 0 3 15 181
The effect of direct democracy on the level and structure of local taxes 0 0 2 4 1 3 8 23
Total Journal Articles 9 30 124 1,064 40 127 587 3,706


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