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A REPLY OF: TIME CONSISTENCY OF FISCAL AND MONETARY POLICY, A COMMENT 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 469
Alternative Exchange Rate Regimes and the Transmission of Disturbances: A general Equilibrium Approach 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 34
Comparative Politics and Public Finance 0 1 1 294 4 8 17 1,286
Comparative Politics and Public Finance 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 1,481
Comparative Politics and Public Finance 0 1 1 441 0 7 16 1,625
Comparative Politics and Public Finance 0 0 1 285 2 5 12 1,324
Consequences of Constitutions 0 0 0 191 2 5 7 513
Current Account Dynamics and the Terms of Trade: Harberger-Laursen-Metzler Two Generations Later 0 1 2 251 4 7 8 737
Debt, Cash Flow and Inflation Incentives: A Swedish Example 0 0 0 1 2 3 7 953
Debt, Cash Flow and Inflation Incentives: A Swedish Example 0 0 1 124 3 5 8 1,157
Debt, Cash Flow and Inflation Incentives: A Swedish Example 0 0 0 71 3 7 9 551
Debt, cash flow and inflation incentives: A Swedish example 0 0 0 149 1 3 7 1,000
Deficits and Intergenerational Welfare in Open Economies 0 0 0 151 1 1 1 414
Democracy and Development: The Devil in the Details 0 0 2 140 6 6 13 435
Democracy and Development: The Devil in the Details 0 0 0 118 1 3 7 406
Democracy and Development: The Devil in the Details 0 0 2 448 0 4 11 1,282
Democratic Capital: The Nexus of Political and Economic Change 0 0 2 124 2 6 18 411
Democratic Capital: The Nexus of Political and Economic Change 0 0 0 151 0 2 5 451
Democratic capital: The nexus of political and economic change 0 0 0 192 0 5 10 511
Do Electoral Cycles Differ Across Political Systems? 1 3 12 572 6 23 57 1,663
Do Political Institutions Shape Economic Policy? 1 2 4 587 1 8 19 1,694
Double-Edged Incentives: Institutions and Policy Coordination 0 0 5 527 0 1 12 1,431
Education and Military Rivalry 1 1 1 35 4 9 14 172
Electoral Rules and Corruption 0 0 0 621 3 4 9 2,233
Electoral Rules and Corruption 0 0 0 256 1 2 8 805
Electoral Rules and Corruption 2 3 3 128 7 13 22 606
Electoral Rules and Government Spending in Parliamentary Democracies 0 0 1 91 5 9 12 237
Electoral Rules and Government Spending in Parliamentary Democracies 0 0 3 246 2 7 15 490
Electoral Rules and Government Spending in Parliamentary Democracies 0 1 4 224 1 6 17 497
Electoral Rules and Government Spending in Parliamentary Democracies 0 0 1 220 3 10 18 405
Exchange Rate Variability And Asset Trade 0 0 0 41 2 4 5 170
Federal Fiscal Constitutions. Part I: Risk Sharing and Moral Hazard 0 0 1 112 0 0 1 446
Federal Fiscal Constitutions. Part I: Risk Sharing and Moral Hazard 0 0 0 0 2 2 9 263
Federal Fiscal Constitutions. Part II: Risk Sharing and Redistribution 1 1 1 118 2 3 6 561
Federal Fiscal Constitutions; Part I: Risk Sharing and Moral Hazard 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 454
Federal Fiscal Constitutions; Part I: Risk Sharing and Moral Hazard 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 311
Federal fiscal constitutions part 1: risk sharing and moral hazard 1 1 4 128 2 3 12 599
Forms of Democracy, Policy and Economic Development 0 1 5 620 6 8 45 2,426
Forms of Democracy, Policy and Economic Development 0 0 1 261 1 3 8 1,497
Fragile States and Development Policy 0 1 3 289 3 7 17 462
Fragile States and Development Policy 0 2 5 202 4 8 17 316
Gender Quotas and the Crisis of the Mediocre Man: Theory and Evidence from Sweden 0 0 0 0 18 39 200 885
Growth, Distribution and Politics 0 1 3 42 0 1 7 582
How Do Electoral Rules Shape Party Structures, Government Coalitions and Economic Policies? 0 0 0 153 0 3 7 596
How Do Electoral Rules Shape Party Structures, Government Coalitions, and Economic Policies? 0 0 0 296 1 4 7 902
How do Electoral Rules Shape Party Structures, Government Coalitions and Economic Policies? 0 0 0 156 1 3 6 532
Individual vs. Social Motives in Identity Choice: Theory and Evidence from China 1 6 57 57 5 11 22 22
Inflation, Monetary Velocity, and Welfare 0 0 5 250 8 10 17 1,071
Is Inequality Harmful for Growth 0 0 0 10 4 11 30 2,438
Is Inequality Harmful for Growth? Theory and Evidence 0 0 3 36 1 6 14 132
Is Inequality Harmful for Growth? Theory and Evidence 0 3 10 936 5 17 48 2,131
Is Inequality Harmful for Growth? Theory and Evidence 0 0 0 2 1 6 11 851
Is Inequality Harmful for Growth? Theory and Evidence 0 1 2 724 1 5 15 1,861
Is Optimism Good in a Keynesian Economy? 0 0 0 36 0 1 1 362
Laws as Assets: A Possible Solution to the Time Consistency Problem 1 1 1 31 1 6 7 198
Lobbying and Legislative Bargaining 0 0 1 360 0 2 8 1,423
Lobbying and Legislative Bargaining 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 711
Lobbying and Legistlative Bargaining 0 0 0 1 4 5 8 775
Monetary Cohabitation in Europe 0 0 0 98 2 2 4 676
Monetary Cohabitation in Europe 0 0 0 110 0 4 8 1,277
Monetary Cohabitation in Europe 0 0 0 48 0 3 5 427
Norms, Enforcement, and Tax Evasion 1 4 24 286 11 20 73 479
Norms, Enforcement, and Tax Evasion 1 2 58 58 6 9 48 48
Options for Economic and Political Reform in Sweden 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 505
Political Competition and Economic Performance: Theory and Evidence from the United States 0 0 3 197 1 3 10 525
Political Competition and Economic Performance: Theory and Evidence from the United States 0 0 3 272 1 2 10 842
Political Competition and Economic Performance: Theory and Evidence from the United States 0 0 1 292 2 4 18 961
Political Competition, Policy and Growth: Theory and Evidence from the United States 0 2 5 244 3 7 19 614
Political Economics and Macroeconomic Policy 0 0 1 456 1 6 14 1,547
Political Economics and Macroeconomic Policy 0 0 0 670 2 4 12 1,692
Political Economics and Macroeconomic Policy 0 0 0 2 0 5 12 1,659
Political Economics and Macroeconomic Policy 0 0 3 584 1 5 24 1,907
Political Economics and Macroeconomic Policy 1 3 5 794 3 9 20 2,832
Political Economics and Public Finance 1 3 7 597 1 13 28 2,128
Political Economics and Public Finance 2 2 4 501 4 11 53 1,211
Political Economics and Public Finance 1 5 9 396 2 12 29 1,016
Political Institutions and Policy Outcomes: What are the Stylized Facts? 0 0 1 616 0 0 5 1,868
Political Institutions and Policy Outcomes: What are the Stylized Facts? 1 1 1 259 1 1 5 669
Political Institutions and Policy Outcomes: What are the Stylized Facts? 0 1 6 188 5 8 23 557
Political competition and economic performance: theory and evidence from the United States 0 0 3 6 1 1 8 39
Politics and Economic Policy 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 298
Politics and economic policy 0 0 0 111 1 1 3 709
Preferential Voting, Accountability and Promotions into Political Power: Evidence from Sweden 0 0 1 21 1 7 14 51
Repression or civil war? 0 0 1 17 1 1 2 67
Separation of Powers and Accountability: Towards a Formal Approach to Comparative Politics 0 0 1 248 1 1 7 2,125
Separation of Powers and Political Accountability 0 1 5 1,281 0 1 13 5,204
Separation of powers and accountability: Towards a formal approach to comparative politics 1 1 5 551 5 13 27 3,439
Signalling, Wage Controls and Monetary Disinflation Policy 0 0 1 30 1 2 8 312
Sparation of Powers and Accountability: Towards a Formal Approach to Comparative Politics 0 0 0 0 3 8 19 1,328
State Capacity, Conflict and Development 0 2 5 76 0 2 13 192
State Capacity, Conflict and Development 0 0 3 180 3 5 15 634
State Capacity, Conflict and Development 0 1 6 250 1 4 23 765
State Capacity, Conflict and Development 0 0 1 150 1 2 7 313
State capacity, conflict and development 0 0 3 21 1 1 9 94
Swedish Business Cycles: 1861-1988 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 213
Swedish Business Cyscles: 1861-1988 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 258
Taxation and Development 4 5 11 71 5 6 22 124
Taxation and Development 3 5 19 293 7 11 55 398
The Growth Effect of Democracy: Is It Heterogeneous and How Can It Be Estimated? 0 0 1 118 1 2 6 379
The Growth Effect of Democracy: Is It Heterogenous and How Can It Be Estimated? 0 1 1 128 0 2 5 334
The Growth Effects of Democracy: Is It Heterogenous and How Can It Be Estimated? 0 0 0 96 0 3 5 338
The Incidence of Civil War: Theory and Evidence 0 0 1 77 0 0 5 156
The Incidence of Civil War: Theory and Evidence 1 1 1 229 2 4 8 684
The Incidence of Civil War: Theory and Evidence 0 0 1 169 3 6 16 438
The Origins of State Capacity: Property Rights, Taxation, and Politics 1 1 4 420 2 9 30 1,020
The Origins of State Capacity: Property Rights, Taxation, and Politics 0 0 2 198 0 7 26 578
The Politics of 1992: Fiscal Policy and European Integration 0 0 0 114 1 5 13 734
The Politics of 1992: Fiscal Policy and European Integration 0 0 1 119 3 4 14 1,016
The Size and Scope of Government: Comparative Politics With Rational Politicians 1 1 8 320 7 25 83 1,182
The Size and Scope of Government: Comparative Politics with Rational Politicians 0 0 0 2 1 3 11 1,347
The Size and Scope of Government: Comparative Politics with Rational Politicians 0 0 0 522 2 5 18 3,286
The Swedish business cycle: stylized facts over 130 years 0 0 3 343 3 6 18 1,530
The Theory of Fiscal Federalism: What Does it Mean for Europe? 3 9 27 1,418 10 31 92 4,866
The growth effect of democracy: Is it heterogenous and how can it be estimated? 0 0 0 297 1 3 5 697
The origins of state capacity: property rights, taxation and politics 0 0 3 32 0 8 30 171
The size and scope of government: Comparative politics with rational politicians 0 0 3 479 1 2 19 1,912
The size and the scope of government: Comparative politics with rational politicians 0 0 1 128 3 4 8 689
Time Consistency of Fiscal and Monetary Policy: A Solution 0 0 0 42 0 1 4 129
Time Consistency of Fiscal and Monetary Policy: A Solution 0 0 0 72 1 3 9 331
Time Consistency of Fiscal and Monetary Policy: A Solution 0 0 1 213 2 4 10 601
Time Consistency of Fiscal and Monetary Policy: A Solution 0 0 0 198 0 2 5 626
Towards Micropolitical Foundations of Public Finance 0 1 1 172 0 3 5 587
Uncertainty, Climate Change and the Global Economy 0 1 3 18 0 4 7 164
Uncertainty, Climate Change and the Global Economy 0 0 0 65 0 2 4 173
Uncertainty, Climate Change and the Global Economy 0 0 0 36 0 1 2 123
Weather and Infant Mortality in Africa 2 10 29 190 5 17 75 412
Who Becomes a Politican? 0 1 6 89 17 43 110 208
Who Becomes a Politician? 0 0 4 170 3 7 24 180
Why do developing countries tax so little? 0 0 5 33 6 11 32 112
Total Working Papers 33 95 450 27,980 294 772 2,290 113,256
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Alternative transactions variables and the empirical evidence of economies of scale in money holdings 1 1 1 11 2 2 2 53
An introduction and a broad survey 0 0 0 10 0 1 2 87
Comparative Politics and Public Finance 3 6 23 531 10 22 74 1,571
Constitutional Rules and Fiscal Policy Outcomes 0 1 4 411 4 9 31 1,063
Constitutions and Economic Policy 0 1 6 507 2 8 21 1,075
Currency unions and trade: how large is the treatment effect? 0 1 6 308 3 7 24 651
Current Account Dynamics and the Terms of Trade: Harberger-Laursen-Metzler Two Generations Later 1 1 2 17 2 3 9 427
Deficits and intergenerational welfare in open economies 0 0 0 102 1 2 2 243
Democracy and Development: The Devil in the Details 0 3 10 245 3 10 38 757
Democratic Capital: The Nexus of Political and Economic Change 3 3 8 340 9 26 69 997
Designing institutions for monetary stability 0 2 23 555 4 15 58 1,152
Do Political Institutions Shape Economic Policy? 0 2 12 235 3 9 24 882
Do constitutions cause large governments? Quasi-experimental evidence 0 0 0 94 1 1 2 251
Does centralization increase the size of government? 0 0 1 324 1 1 7 687
Economic Policy and Special Interest Politics 0 0 2 132 0 4 8 432
Editorial 0 0 0 12 0 4 8 99
Electoral Rules and Corruption 2 2 12 256 5 8 36 923
Electoral Rules and Government Spending in Parliamentary Democracies 1 3 13 86 4 9 47 278
Empirical Examinations of the Information Sets of Economic Agents 0 0 0 21 0 2 2 201
Exchange rate policy, wage formation and credibility 0 0 1 50 0 0 13 193
Exchange rate theory and practice: John F.O. Bilson and Richard C. Marston, eds., (University of chicago press for the national bureau of economic research, chicago, 1984) pp. ix + 528, $58.00 0 0 0 79 2 2 12 330
Exchange rate variability and asset trade 0 0 0 14 0 0 2 131
FRAGILE STATES AND DEVELOPMENT POLICY 0 2 3 114 1 4 11 254
Federal Fiscal Constitutions: Risk Sharing and Moral Hazard 3 6 22 300 3 10 50 823
Federal Fiscal Constitutions: Risk Sharing and Redistribution 0 2 8 276 3 9 25 715
Gender Quotas and the Crisis of the Mediocre Man: Theory and Evidence from Sweden 0 3 17 55 4 14 86 248
Growth, distribution and politics 0 2 7 252 1 5 18 560
Inflation, Interest Rates, and Welfare 0 0 0 152 0 0 1 674
Is Inequality Harmful for Growth? 8 24 83 5,282 19 58 285 12,779
Lobbying and Legislative Bargaining 0 1 3 288 3 5 13 747
Markets with Asymmetric Information: The Contributions of George Akerlof, Michael Spence and Joseph Stiglitz 2 2 8 429 6 7 25 1,219
Misperceptions, rigidity and welfare 0 0 0 10 1 1 1 65
Monetary Cohabitation in Europe 0 0 0 52 1 7 9 405
Optimal subsidies to declining industries: Efficiency and equity considerations 0 0 1 26 2 3 6 80
Political Competition, Policy and Growth: Theory and Evidence from the US 0 0 1 117 2 5 11 336
Presidential Address: Consequences of Constitutions 0 0 0 28 1 1 1 88
Real transfers in fixed exchange rate systems and the international adjustment mechanism 0 0 0 14 0 1 2 358
Regulation, financial buffer stocks, and short-run adjustment: An econometric case-study of Sweden, 1970-1982 0 1 1 6 2 4 6 100
Reply to Blankart and Koester's Political Economics versus Public Choice Two Views of Political Economy in Competition 0 0 2 122 2 6 15 342
Report of the President 2003 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 42
Representative democracy and capital taxation 1 2 4 272 1 2 10 640
Repression or Civil War? 0 1 2 124 0 4 9 320
Resilient Leaders and Institutional Reform: Theory and Evidence 0 0 2 13 5 5 11 61
Separation of Powers and Political Accountability 1 3 8 56 2 10 47 2,803
Signalling, Wage Controls and Monetary Disinflation Policy 0 0 1 18 2 4 9 239
Social Contracts as Assets: A Possible Solution to the Time-Consistency Problem 0 1 1 115 3 9 18 733
State Capacity, Conflict, and Development 1 4 22 451 5 12 63 1,136
Swedish business cycles: 1861-1988 1 1 1 49 2 4 7 181
The Causes and Consequences of Development Clusters: State Capacity, Peace, and Income 5 6 29 151 14 20 71 358
The Logic of Political Violence 2 2 16 155 4 9 49 516
The Origins of State Capacity: Property Rights, Taxation, and Politics 1 3 15 381 7 19 73 1,059
The Politics of 1992: Fiscal Policy and European Integration 2 3 11 192 5 8 30 921
The Primary Effect: Preference Votes and Political Promotions 0 0 2 7 0 0 3 11
The size and scope of government:: Comparative politics with rational politicians 0 4 36 523 15 41 172 1,734
Time Consistency of Fiscal and Monetary Policy 0 0 1 199 2 2 6 883
Time Consistency of Fiscal and Monetary Policy: A Solution 1 1 4 252 3 5 12 921
Time-consistent fiscal policy and government cash-flow 0 0 1 103 3 4 8 470
Towards micropolitical foundations of public finance 0 0 0 55 2 5 6 248
Wars and State Capacity 0 0 3 157 1 2 11 407
Weak States and Steady States: The Dynamics of Fiscal Capacity 5 6 25 154 14 30 89 438
Who Becomes A Politician? 4 5 26 110 25 42 173 578
Why Do Developing Countries Tax So Little? 4 4 13 156 6 20 80 551
Why a Stubborn Conservative would Run a Deficit: Policy with Time-Inconsistent Preferences 1 6 44 648 8 23 107 1,556
Total Journal Articles 53 121 547 16,207 236 565 2,120 49,082
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International Seminar on Macroeconomics 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 15
Pillars of Prosperity: The Political Economics of Development Clusters 0 0 0 0 8 26 74 176
Political Economics: Explaining Economic Policy 0 0 0 0 44 131 398 1,800
The Economic Effects of Constitutions 0 0 0 0 8 18 61 598
Total Books 0 0 0 0 60 176 535 2,589


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Development Clusters 0 1 1 6 2 4 10 42
Double-edged incentives: Institutions and policy coordination 2 2 11 367 3 5 25 838
Political economics and macroeconomic policy 3 3 8 534 8 17 41 1,616
Political economics and public finance 5 11 26 601 15 33 100 1,636
Total Chapters 10 17 46 1,508 28 59 176 4,132


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