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A consistency framework for macroeconomic analysis 1 6 13 379 3 15 55 955
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 0 0 0 3 8 24 74 4,407
Africa's growth tragedy: a retrospective, 1960-89 0 0 8 1,235 1 1 11 2,829
African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 2 2 5 126 5 6 18 299
Artificial States 0 0 2 142 1 3 12 573
Artificial States 0 1 7 212 0 4 16 533
Artificial States 0 0 4 165 0 6 29 508
Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict ? 0 1 3 800 2 3 12 2,391
Can the West Save Africa? 2 6 11 440 4 17 42 1,168
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War 1 1 5 74 1 4 27 346
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 1 2 3 114 3 5 10 54
Development, Democracy and Mass Killings 0 0 0 98 0 1 3 261
Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings 0 2 4 213 2 6 10 520
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 3 121 1 3 13 907
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 1 4 65 1 4 9 218
Explaining miracles: growth regressions meet the Gang of Four 0 1 1 171 0 1 3 892
Financial sector policy in Thailand: a macroeconomic perspective 0 1 1 119 0 1 6 968
Financing the storm: macroeconomic crisis in Russia, 1992-93 2 2 4 200 3 3 14 1,009
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 4 22 72 5,620 12 51 209 16,946
Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation 0 5 28 1,708 4 17 84 4,110
Fiscal adjustment and deficit financing during the debt crisis 1 3 9 187 1 5 13 484
Fractionalization 0 0 8 243 0 5 28 782
Fractionalization 1 1 6 178 1 2 21 549
Fractionalization 0 0 0 0 1 3 13 26
Fractionalization 0 0 12 58 1 4 22 248
Fractionalization 0 3 7 979 2 11 29 2,854
Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks 2 7 21 1,554 11 19 55 3,760
Growth implosions, debt explosions, and my Aunt Marilyn: do growth slowdowns cause public debt crises? 1 2 5 449 1 3 11 1,191
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 0 6 450 0 0 13 1,147
How Did Latin America’s Infrastructure Fare in the era of Macroeconomic Crises? 0 0 2 305 0 0 6 651
How Do National Policies Affect Long-Run Growth? A Research Agenda 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 581
How did highly indebted poor countries become highly indebted?: reviewing two decades of debt relief 0 0 2 1,255 0 4 12 4,092
How do national policies affect long-run growth?: a research agenda 0 0 1 239 0 0 4 731
How much do distortions affect growth? 1 6 30 732 3 10 48 1,758
How much fiscal adjustment is enough? The case of Colombia 0 0 2 19 1 3 6 73
Inflation Crises and Long-Run Growth 3 7 16 965 8 14 59 2,525
Inflation and the poor 10 19 52 1,153 13 25 88 2,764
Inflation crises and long-run growth 0 0 3 943 0 0 15 2,645
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises that Beget Reforms 1 1 1 95 3 3 5 723
Infrastructure Compression and Public Sector Solvency in Latin America 0 1 5 311 0 3 13 759
Institutions: top down or bottom up? 3 3 12 123 3 7 25 260
Is investment in Africa too low or too high: macro and micro evidence 0 0 3 589 2 5 21 1,896
It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 2 11 25 1,957 4 20 92 4,638
Life during growth: international evidence on quality of life and per capita income 0 1 4 526 0 2 8 2,739
Low Investment is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 6 336 2 4 19 735
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 0 0 10 568 1 2 30 2,775
Modeling the macroeconomic requirements of policy reforms 1 2 3 64 1 3 4 325
Money demand and seignorage - maximizing inflation 0 1 3 406 1 3 15 2,262
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 1 7 20 500 3 10 34 960
New Data, New Doubts: Revisiting "Aid, Policies, and Growth" 0 2 7 985 0 3 27 2,053
New Data, New doubts: A Comment on Burnside and Dollar's "Aid, Policies, and Growth" (2000) 8 10 25 1,105 14 19 55 2,772
On"good"politicians and"bad"policies - social cohesion, institutions, and growth 0 0 3 615 0 1 6 1,899
Policy Distortions, Size of Government, and Growth 0 0 0 139 0 2 8 561
Policy determinants of growth: survey of theory and evidence 1 2 6 164 1 4 12 333
Policy distortions, size of government, and growth 0 0 0 95 0 2 7 238
Policy, Technology Adoption and Growth 0 1 2 325 1 2 7 1,095
Policy, Technology Adoption, and Growth 0 0 3 534 0 1 14 1,269
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 1 6 35 1 5 19 228
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 1 2 9 497 5 16 44 1,957
Public goods and ethnic divisions 1 3 9 947 1 8 45 3,669
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 1 214 2 4 6 882
Redistributive Public Employment 0 1 2 13 0 4 9 73
Reliving the '50s: The Big Push, Poverty Traps, and Takeoffs in Economic Development 1 1 5 576 2 2 15 1,886
Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices 2 8 21 200 3 15 60 660
Service as a major source of growth in Russia and other former Soviet states 0 0 0 42 0 0 3 219
Small states, small problems? 0 0 6 553 0 1 52 2,551
Social Cohesion, Institutions, and Growth 5 6 42 858 6 17 123 1,729
Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry 1 1 1 76 3 10 29 282
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 0 2 4 121 1 3 13 227
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty 1 7 15 72 1 11 29 148
The European Origins of Economic Development 5 10 28 435 13 25 107 1,031
The European origins of economic development 1 3 9 121 1 3 24 268
The Lamentable Return of the Big Push in Economic Development 1 2 5 279 1 2 11 484
The Soviet Economic Decline: Historical and Republican Data 0 1 5 479 1 3 9 1,205
The Soviet economic decline: historical and republican data 0 1 6 379 2 5 24 1,237
The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations 2 3 24 24 5 7 38 38
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 638
The effect of International Monetary Fund and World Bank programs on poverty 1 5 15 635 4 13 70 2,108
The ghost of financing gap: how the Harrod-Domar growth model still haunts development economics 4 9 60 2,029 7 24 151 7,955
The macroeconomics of public sector deficits: a synthesis 1 3 11 264 3 8 35 1,297
The macroeconomics of the public sector deficit: the case of Colombia 1 2 8 66 3 4 14 564
The power of exports 1 2 4 224 2 3 7 340
The search for the key: aid, investment, and policies in Africa 1 2 7 694 1 5 17 1,800
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 2 5 315 8 17 44 1,009
Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development 0 4 9 1,504 3 14 52 4,016
Walking up the down escalator: public investment and fiscal stability 0 0 1 244 0 1 9 755
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 1 2 240 1 6 15 416
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.? 0 2 5 375 1 5 16 1,030
What did Structural Adjustment Adjust? The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank Adjustment Loans 2 6 25 461 4 12 44 1,909
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 2 3 15 685 5 8 34 1,924
the middle class consensus and economic development 1 1 9 853 2 4 33 4,347
Total Working Papers 84 237 872 45,662 222 644 2,708 143,929


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ARTIFICIAL STATES 1 4 20 83 4 14 41 288
Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions 5 16 40 68 19 46 135 4,911
Aid, Policies, and Growth: Comment 3 13 28 693 7 23 58 1,425
An identity crisis? Examining IMF financial programming 1 1 1 254 1 1 2 513
Are aid agencies improving? 1 2 3 103 2 6 14 292
Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? 0 7 11 604 1 13 28 1,761
Can Institutions Resolve Ethnic Conflict? 0 0 4 8 2 4 19 765
Can the West Save Africa? 2 3 8 146 4 9 27 619
Comment on: "Latin America in the rear view mirror" 0 0 0 35 0 1 3 160
Comment évaluer les besoins d'aide ? Réponse: ne posez pas la question 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 53
Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade during the Cold War 4 9 15 96 9 28 78 628
Development, democracy, and mass killings 0 0 1 87 1 2 6 267
Do Crises Induce Reform? Simple Empirical Tests of Conventional Wisdom 0 1 3 129 1 3 10 594
Do superpower interventions have short and long term consequences for democracy? 0 0 1 14 6 7 17 116
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy 0 0 1 146 0 1 3 359
Economic stagnation, fixed factors, and policy thresholds 0 0 2 76 1 5 16 226
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point 0 0 1 44 1 3 8 216
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 1 4 7 608
Fiscal policy and economic growth: An empirical investigation 11 34 79 1,698 39 108 287 4,321
Fractionalization 13 32 105 2,092 43 88 314 6,089
Globalization, Inequality, and Development: The Big Picture 0 0 5 137 0 0 11 659
Good policy or good luck?: Country growth performance and temporary shocks 7 22 68 897 33 65 166 2,353
Growth Implosions and Debt Explosions: Do Growth Slowdowns Cause Public Debt Crises? 1 1 5 222 1 1 10 567
Has Latin America's post-reform growth been disappointing? 0 2 4 174 2 4 15 445
How Did Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Become Heavily Indebted? Reviewing Two Decades of Debt Relief 0 1 4 519 2 8 28 1,167
How Much does Policy Affect Growth? 0 1 3 42 0 1 6 87
How much do distortions affect growth? 0 1 7 289 0 1 16 582
How the Millennium Development Goals are Unfair to Africa 2 4 8 366 4 18 44 1,093
In Search of the Holy Grail 0 0 1 80 0 0 3 251
Inequality does cause underdevelopment: Insights from a new instrument 8 25 115 1,136 29 75 503 2,690
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 1 13 0 1 3 42
Inflation and growth: in search of a stable relationship 0 0 3 223 2 6 22 544
Inflation and the Poor 0 0 0 0 15 34 115 2,237
Inflation crises and long-run growth 1 4 10 382 11 23 68 1,151
Inflation's Children: Tales of Crises That Beget Reforms 0 1 1 44 0 2 3 424
Institutions: Top Down or Bottom Up? 0 2 2 242 1 6 24 632
LA MACROECONOMÍA DEL DÉFICIT DEL SECTOR PÚBLICO EL CASO DE COLOMBIA 2 2 2 49 2 2 2 538
La macroeconomía del déficit del sector público: el caso de Colombia 0 6 9 16 0 12 32 59
Life during Growth 0 0 6 185 2 4 16 566
Low Investment Is Not the Constraint on African Development 0 0 0 1 1 3 12 287
Marginal income tax rates and economic growth in developing countries 2 2 6 332 4 7 23 959
Money Demand and Seigniorage-Maximizing Inflation 0 0 0 267 1 3 8 997
NAFTA and Convergence in North America: High Expectations, Big Events, Little Time 0 1 5 35 0 4 18 172
Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid 0 0 0 0 5 9 25 187
Planners vs. Searchers in African Agricultural Aid 0 3 3 31 0 4 8 173
Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions 0 5 10 1,042 3 18 39 3,790
Redistributive Public Employment 0 0 2 102 0 6 17 430
Reliving the 1950s: the big push, poverty traps, and takeoffs in economic development 1 3 3 419 3 9 27 2,488
Reply to Brendan Beare 0 0 0 10 1 2 4 98
Response to reviewers on “The Tyranny of Experts” 1 1 3 7 1 2 10 24
Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices 0 0 2 39 1 4 9 157
SESSION 2A: VALUES AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 0 0 0 21 0 0 0 86
SOCIAL COHESION, INSTITUTIONS, AND GROWTH 0 0 5 223 0 0 16 506
Small States, Small Problems? Income, Growth, and Volatility in Small States 4 8 20 236 7 20 49 653
The Economic of the Government Budget Constraint 0 0 0 6 2 6 17 1,609
The European origins of economic development 3 10 50 82 10 30 157 248
The Impact of Globalization on Rural Poverty 1 2 2 148 1 2 4 555
The Lost Decades: Developing Countries' Stagnation in Spite of Policy Reform 1980-1998 0 3 11 398 4 11 35 930
The Middle Class Consensus and Economic Development 0 3 11 572 2 9 36 1,958
The Search for the Key: Aid, Investment and Policies in Africa 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 607
The Soviet Economic Decline 0 0 0 2 3 4 27 1,058
The Wild Ride of the Ruble 0 0 0 35 0 1 9 276
The cartel of good intentions: The problem of bureaucracy in foreign aid 8 9 42 429 22 40 150 1,485
The ghost of financing gap: testing the growth model used in the international financial institutions 0 0 8 418 0 5 22 954
Tropics, germs, and crops: how endowments influence economic development 7 21 70 1,289 28 63 235 3,591
Troubles with the Neighbours: Africa's Problem, Africa's Opportunity 0 0 0 0 2 5 10 1,109
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 1 1 2 0 2 7 28
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 10
Un modelo sobre requisitos macroeconómicos para adelantar reformas de política 0 1 2 6 0 1 2 37
Walking up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability 0 1 2 54 0 1 5 187
Was Development Assistance a Mistake? 5 5 12 296 10 23 51 936
Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 BC? 2 7 19 251 8 27 105 877
What did structural adjustment adjust?: The association of policies and growth with repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans 1 3 7 299 2 10 25 765
When is fiscal adjustment an illusion? 0 0 1 99 0 1 9 317
Where Does the Money Go? Best and Worst Practices in Foreign Aid 0 1 2 37 0 1 7 504
Total Journal Articles 97 284 877 18,600 367 962 3,345 69,366


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Development Economics through the Decades 1 1 4 61 1 3 14 140
The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics 0 0 0 0 10 33 93 825
The Limits of Stabilization: Infrastructure, Public Deficits, and Growth in Latin America 1 1 5 14 1 1 13 56
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 28 52 334
Total Books 2 2 9 75 23 65 172 1,355


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African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations 0 1 6 19 3 6 15 88
Explaining Miracles: Growth Regressions Meet the Gang of Four 1 1 4 50 1 1 22 216
Fiscal Policy, Debt Crises, and Economic Growth 2 2 3 7 2 4 9 21
Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views 0 1 2 139 0 2 6 361
IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty 0 0 0 108 1 2 7 371
It´s Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models 0 0 5 137 0 2 23 402
National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal 6 18 56 781 13 45 157 2,307
The Role of Growth Slowdowns and Forecast Errors in Public Debt Crises 1 3 6 38 1 5 8 98
Total Chapters 10 26 82 1,279 21 67 247 3,864


Statistics updated 2017-12-03