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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 1 5 14 419 9 25 75 1,165
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 9 15 58 4,561
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 0 1 1,240 1 5 14 2,855
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 3 4 134 1 4 15 337
Artificial States 0 0 0 217 1 3 17 575
Artificial States 1 1 1 144 2 3 9 593
Artificial States 0 0 3 172 3 6 41 627
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 0 1 803 2 4 20 2,425
Can the West Save Africa? 0 0 1 447 1 4 37 1,264
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 0 0 1 78 1 3 17 386
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 2 4 124 2 5 23 111
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 0 99 2 5 15 285
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 0 1 216 0 2 6 538
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 0 122 2 3 12 929
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 66 2 2 10 237
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 0 2 178 0 1 12 915
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 0 0 120 1 1 3 972
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 0 1 1 203 1 2 7 1,023
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 3 15 5,681 2 13 93 17,220
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 6 19 56 1,812 17 46 205 4,474
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 0 0 0 194 1 1 16 518
Fractionalization 1 2 8 257 4 10 42 872
Fractionalization 1 2 10 193 6 16 73 673
Fractionalization 0 1 5 74 5 14 39 333
Fractionalization 0 0 0 0 4 9 35 95
Fractionalization 1 4 11 997 6 17 61 2,967
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 4 4 13 1,584 7 13 81 3,909
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 0 1 1 451 1 3 10 1,207
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 2 4 10 465 3 11 30 1,189
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 1 309 0 0 7 667
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 3 18 631
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 0 7 1,271 2 4 18 4,129
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 2 247 1 1 10 753
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 1 5 747 0 3 18 1,815
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 0 21 0 0 3 78
In Search of Reforms for Growth: New Stylized Facts on Policy and Growth Outcomes 0 0 37 37 4 9 63 63
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 1 3 12 991 5 15 58 2,644
Inflation and the poor 3 11 34 1,258 7 19 88 3,000
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 2 950 2 9 31 2,705
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 0 0 0 96 2 2 5 733
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 2 5 322 0 5 21 804
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 0 2 9 141 1 5 26 308
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 0 590 0 1 9 1,920
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 0 4 1,970 6 12 60 4,762
Leader Value Added: Assessing the Growth Contribution of Individual National Leaders 1 15 15 15 5 14 17 17
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 0 4 537 4 8 25 2,780
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 2 338 4 5 20 765
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 2 572 0 1 15 2,812
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 0 0 1 67 0 1 5 335
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 0 2 414 3 7 26 2,317
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 0 0 6 529 2 4 26 1,039
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 1 2 6 1,002 4 5 37 2,130
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 1 1 10 1,138 4 5 35 2,873
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 0 6 627 0 2 13 1,921
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 1 2 10 575
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 1 1 6 177 3 5 19 369
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 1 96 2 3 13 254
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 0 2 329 0 1 13 1,123
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 1 1 5 545 3 5 27 1,317
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 2 44 3 6 33 298
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 2 506 5 8 36 2,055
Public goods and ethnic divisions 0 2 8 969 3 9 55 3,803
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 17 4 5 19 112
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 0 216 3 4 24 925
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 0 0 10 595 1 2 39 1,962
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 0 0 8 227 2 6 38 770
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 45 3 7 23 261
Small states, small problems? 1 1 7 568 2 4 28 2,625
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 1 3 15 897 4 14 58 1,863
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 0 0 1 80 3 4 19 325
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 1 7 100 1 1 18 212
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 0 1 125 0 1 11 257
The European Origins of Economic Development 0 2 16 481 4 11 85 1,252
The European origins of economic development 0 1 3 130 3 5 20 306
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 0 0 2 283 1 1 12 502
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 0 1 485 3 5 15 1,236
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 0 1 381 1 2 14 1,264
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 0 3 5 40 1 5 27 93
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 651
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 2 2 19 669 19 40 343 2,664
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 1 4 18 2,080 5 15 87 8,141
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 3 19 300 4 9 56 1,418
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 0 0 3 73 0 1 9 582
The power of exports 0 0 1 231 3 7 14 377
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 2 6 712 2 5 27 1,857
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 0 4 331 7 14 62 1,139
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 1 6 1,518 7 13 52 4,125
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 2 250 0 3 15 790
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 0 2 246 1 4 17 449
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 1 383 1 5 33 1,095
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 1 1 6 485 4 8 36 1,993
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 4 701 1 3 18 2,002
the middle class consensus and economic development 0 0 6 876 3 10 41 4,455
Total Working Papers 35 118 536 47,013 266 641 3,204 150,753


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 2 10 101 4 14 45 400
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 2 6 23 130 15 40 150 5,273
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 0 1 18 814 3 7 73 1,729
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 2 4 260 1 4 9 532
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 1 27 706 0 11 89 2,061
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 4 17 1 3 26 816
Can the West Save Africa? 0 1 2 154 1 9 34 705
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 0 4 165
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 55
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 0 1 8 126 1 7 77 816
Development, democracy, and mass killings 0 0 0 89 0 4 9 295
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 0 0 132 1 3 12 624
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 1 2 11 29 2 4 27 158
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 0 0 146 0 0 3 365
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 1 1 78 0 2 6 245
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 0 47 1 1 13 242
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia 0 0 0 4 0 2 9 31
Fiscal Deficits and Macroeconomic Performance in Developing Countries 0 0 0 1 1 1 13 637
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 4 14 51 1,836 20 73 265 4,985
Fractionalization 1 6 29 2,219 21 53 243 6,860
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 6 147 4 6 40 728
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 6 8 34 976 12 28 156 2,742
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 0 1 3 226 0 5 21 600
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 2 13 195 1 8 38 511
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 2 3 541 2 7 19 1,250
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 0 1 45 0 0 5 100
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 3 12 310 1 7 53 667
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 0 0 3 378 1 3 23 1,161
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 2 84 1 2 10 265
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 1 13 54 1,293 7 30 153 3,141
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 2 2 5 232 2 6 33 613
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 1 16 0 0 9 71
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 8 38 152 2,662
Inflation crises and long-run growth 2 13 36 481 10 37 156 1,526
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 1 1 2 47 2 3 9 443
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 0 1 249 2 5 26 701
La macroeconomía del déficit del sector público: el caso de Colombia 2 4 16 44 6 14 88 216
La macroeconomía del déficit del sector público: el caso de Colombia 0 0 0 52 0 6 8 555
Life during Growth 0 0 7 208 1 3 26 634
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 1 2 0 1 8 308
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 4 350 2 4 25 1,018
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 1 3 7 283 3 8 20 1,059
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 1 4 44 0 2 13 207
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 16 36 130 369
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 1 8 45 0 2 12 200
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 4 13 1,073 9 21 77 3,971
Redistributive Public Employment 1 1 5 119 4 7 35 514
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 1 3 19 468 6 14 86 2,671
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 11 0 0 7 113
Response to reviewers on “The Tyranny of Experts” 0 0 1 15 0 3 6 44
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 2 4 19 81 7 18 69 291
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 1 22 0 0 2 89
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 2 21 254 1 7 44 578
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 1 1 15 297 2 5 51 810
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 1 7 17 1,655
The European origins of economic development 1 3 34 194 8 15 118 583
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 0 1 3 155 1 4 13 580
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 2 11 428 0 2 28 1,018
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 2 6 18 617 9 21 93 2,156
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 1 2 10 624
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 1 4 30 1,112
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 2 39 3 3 7 294
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 1 2 20 481 6 28 197 1,885
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 1 13 39 490 3 21 80 1,097
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 1 10 53 1,423 11 38 247 4,220
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 0 2 19 1,153
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 0 7 1 7 9 48
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 1 1 4 0 6 12 47
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 0 0 55 0 1 10 214
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 0 2 20 335 0 5 56 1,073
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 0 1 5 274 5 15 63 1,045
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 1 3 28 347 5 16 95 948
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 0 3 50 3 3 24 558
Total Journal Articles 38 150 742 20,432 240 774 3,845 78,132
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Development Economics through the Decades 0 0 2 69 2 3 10 178
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 3 8 63 1,026
The Limits of Stabilization: Infrastructure, Public Deficits, and Growth in Latin America 0 0 4 22 4 4 25 107
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 11 26 121 565
Total Books 0 0 6 91 20 41 219 1,876


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 0 3 29 3 3 17 129
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 0 0 1 55 1 2 13 251
Fiscal Policy, Debt Crises, and Economic Growth 0 0 1 12 0 2 9 46
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 0 1 146 1 2 13 387
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 1 1 11 128 1 5 44 458
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 0 1 145 4 8 29 453
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 1 2 19 856 5 24 99 2,558
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 0 0 2 48 1 1 8 117
Total Chapters 2 3 39 1,419 16 47 232 4,399


Statistics updated 2020-09-04