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|April 2015||Robots: Curse or Blessing? A Basic Framework|
with Seth G. Benzell, Guillermo LaGarda: w21091
|February 2015||Robots Are Us: Some Economics of Human Replacement|
with Seth G. Benzell, Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Guillermo LaGarda: w20941
|October 2013||Development, Structure, and Transformation: Some Evidence on Comparative Economic Growth|
with Gordon C. McCord: w19512
|December 2012||Smart Machines and Long-Term Misery|
with Laurence J. Kotlikoff: w18629
|December 2007||Scaling Up Malaria Control in Africa: An Economic and Epidemiological Assessment|
with Awash Teklehaimanot, Gordon C. McCord: w13664
|February 2007||Africa's Lagging Demographic Transition: Evidence from Exogenous Impacts of Malaria Ecology and Agricultural Technology|
with Dalton Conley, Gordon C. McCord: w12892
|February 2003||Institutions Don't Rule: Direct Effects of Geography on Per Capita Income|
|April 2002||Geography, Economic Policy, and Regional Development in China|
with Sylvie Demurger, Wing Thye Woo, Shuming Bao, Gene Chang, Andrew Mellinger: w8897
Published: Sylvie Démurger & Jeffrey D. Sachs & Wing Thye Woo & Shuming Bao & Gene Chang & Andrew Mellinger, 2002. "Geography, Economic Policy, and Regional Development in China," Asian Economic Papers, MIT Press, vol. 1(1), pages 146-197. citation courtesy of
|February 2001||Institutions and Geography: Comment on Acemoglu, Johnson and Robinson (2000)|
with John W. McArthur: w8114
|December 1998||Geography and Economic Development|
with John Luke Gallup, Andrew D. Mellinger: w6849
|August 1998||The Onset of the East Asian Financial Crisis|
with Steven Radelet: w6680
|February 1997||Understanding China's Economic Performance|
with Wing Thye Woo: w5935
Published: Jeffrey D. Sachs & Wing Thye Woo, 2001. "Understanding china's economic performance," The Journal of Policy Reform, vol 4(1), pages 1-50.
|May 1996||The Mexican Peso Crisis: Sudden Death or Death Foretold?|
with Aaron Tornell, Andres Velasco: w5563
Published: Sachs, Jeffrey & Tornell, Aaron & Velasco, Andres, 1996. "The Mexican peso crisis: Sudden death or death foretold?," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 41(3-4), pages 265-283, November. citation courtesy of
|Financial Crises in Emerging Markets: The Lessons from 1995|
with Aaron Tornell, Andres Velasco: w5576
Published: Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1996, No. 1 (vol. 27): 147-199 citation courtesy of
|January 1996||Reforms in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union in Light of the East Asian Experiences|
Published: Journal of the Japanese and International Economics (August 1995): 1-31.
|Trends in Regional Inequality in China|
with Tianlun Jian, Andrew M. Warner: w5412
Published: China Economic Review, Vol. 7, no. 1 (1996). citation courtesy of
|December 1995||Natural Resource Abundance and Economic Growth|
with Andrew M. Warner: w5398
- Sachs, Jeffrey D. and Andrew M. Warner. "The Big Rush, Natural Resource Booms And Growth," Journal of Development Economics, 1999, v59(1,Jun), 43-76.
- Leading Issues in Economic Development, Oxford University Press, 2000.
|June 1995||The Collapse of the Mexican Peso: What Have We Learned?|
with Aaron Tornell, Andres Velasco: w5142
Published: Economic Policy, no. 22 (April 1996).
|February 1995||Economic Convergence and Economic Policies|
with Andrew M. Warner: w5039
Published: Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, ed. William Brainard and George Perry, 1:1995, 1-95, 108-118.
|October 1991||Fiscal Federalism and Optimum Currency Areas: Evidence for Europe From the United States|
with Xavier Sala-i-Martin: w3855
Published: De Grauwe, Paul (ed.) The political economy of monetary union, Elgar Reference Collection. International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, vol. 134. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, MA: Elgar, 2001.
|September 1989||The McKibbin-Sachs Global Model: Theory and Specifications|
with Warwick J. McKibbin: w3100
Published: Brookings discussion paper #78, August 1989
|April 1989||Government Spending and Budget Deficits in the Industrial Economies|
with Nouriel Roubini: w2919
Published: Economic Policy, No. 8, April 1989
|March 1989||Social Conflict and Populist Policies in Latin America|
Published: Labor Relations and Economic Performance, R. Brunetta and C. Dell-Aringa (eds) Macmillan Press, 1989
|August 1988||Political and Economic Determinants of Budget Deficits in the IndustrialDemocracies|
with Nouriel Roubini: w2682
Published: European Economic Review, vol 33 pp. 903-938, May 1989
|July 1988||Conditionality, Debt Relief, and the Developing Country Debt Crisis|
|June 1988||Bolivia's Economic Crisis|
with Juan Antonio Morales: w2620
|The Debt Crisis: Structural Explanations of Country Performance|
with Andrew Berg: w2607
Published: Journal of Development Economics 29 1988, 271-306translation in Trimestre Economica Vol. LVI, July 1989, Mexico citation courtesy of
|Japanese Structural Adjustment and the Balance of Payments|
with Peter Boone: w2614
Published: Journal of Japanese and International Economics, Vol, 1988
|Default and Renegotiation of Latin American Foreign Bonds in the Interwar Period|
with Erika Jorgensen: w2636
Published: A Long Run Perspective on the Debt Crisis, B. Eichengreen and P. Lindert (eds) 1989
|December 1987||U.S. Commercial Banks and the Developing Country Debt Crisis|
with Harry Huizinga: w2455
Published: Sachs, Jeffrey and Harry Huizinga. "U.S. Commercial Banks and the Developing-Country Debt Crisis." Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1987:2, pp. 555-606. citation courtesy of
|August 1987||Sources of Macroeconomic Imbalances in the World Economy: A Simulation Approach|
with Nouriel Roubini: w2339
Published: Toward a World of Economic Stability, (ed) Yoshio Suzuki and Mitsuaki Okabe University of Tokyo Press: Tokyo, Japan, 1988.
|June 1987||International Policy Coordination: The Case of the Developing Country Debt Crisis|
Published: International Economic Cooperation, Martin Feldstein, NBER and UCP, 1988
|May 1987||Institutional Aspects of High Unemployment in the Federal Republic of Germany|
with Michael C. Burda: w2241
Published: World Economy, 1988 Fall
|Capital Controls and the Timing of Exchange Regime Collapse|
with Daekuen Park: w2250
Published: Daekeun Park & Jeffrey D. Sachs, 1996. "The Timing Of Exchange Regime Collapse Under Capital Controls," International Economic Journal, Korean International Economic Association, vol. 10(4), pages 123-141, December.
|April 1987||Trade and Exchange Rate Policies in Growth-Oriented Adjustment Programs|
Published: Growth Oriented Adjustment Programs, Washington DC IMF and World Bank Vittorio Corbo and M Khan and G. Goldstein eds., Spanish Translation in Revista de Economica Politica, Vol 8, No. 2, (30), April - June 1988
|Dynamic Optimization in Two-Party Models|
with Warwick J. McKibbin, Nouriel Roubini: w2213
|November 1986||The Bolivian Hyperinflation and Stabilization|
Published: AEA Papers and Proceedings, Vol 77, No. 2, May 1987
|Contractionary Devaluation, and Dynamic Adjustment of Exports and Wages|
with Felipe Larrain: w2078
|September 1986||Comparing the Performance of Alternative Exchange Arrangements|
with Warwick J. McKibbin: w2024
Published: Journal of Policy Modelling (1998).
|June 1986||Political Parties and the Business Cycle in the United States, 1948-1984|
with Alberto Alesina: w1940
Published: Alesina, Alberto and Jeffrey Sachs, "Political Parties and the Business Cycle in the United States, 1948-1984." Journal of Money Credit and Banking, Vol. 20, No. 1, February 1988, pp. 63-82. citation courtesy of
|February 1986||High Unemployment in Europe: Diagnosis and Policy Implications|
Published: Unemployment in Europe, C-H Siven ed, September 1985, SAF, Stockholm, SWEDE N
|1986||Coordination of Monetary and Fiscal Policies in the OECD|
with Warwick J. McKibbin: w1800
Published: McKibbin, Warwick and Jeffrey D. Sachs "Coordination of Monetary and Fiscal Policies in the OECD," International Aspects of Fiscal Policies, ed. J. Frenkel, Chicago: UCP, 1988.
|September 1985||Growth and External Debt Under Risk of Debt Repudiation|
with Daniel Cohen: w1703
|June 1985||The Dollar and the Policy Mix: 1985|
- Sachs, Jeffrey D. "The Dollar And The Policy Mix: 1985," Brookings Papers, 1985, v16(1), 117-185.
- Phelps, Edmund (ed.) Recent Developments in Macroeconomics. Glasgow: Edward Elgar Publishing, 1991.
|Macroeconomic Interdependence of Japan and the United States: Some Simulation Results|
with Naoko Ishii, Warwick J. McKibbin: w1637
Published: Journal of Policy Modelling, Winter 1985, 533-572
|1985||Macroeconomic Policies in the OECD and LDC External Adjustmemt|
with Warwick J. McKibbin: w1534
|November 1984||Exchange Rates and Economic Recovery in the 1930s|
with Barry J. Eichengreen: w1498
- Eichengreen, Barry and Jeffrey Sachs. "Exchange Rates and Economic Recovery in the 1930s," Journal of Economic History, Vol. XLV, No. 4, (December 1 985), pp. 925-946.*Reprinted in Depressions & New Deal, Burwood, Stephen, ed., Garland, 1989. citation courtesy of
- *Reprinted in The Disintegration of the World Economy Between the Wars, Thomas, Mark, ed., Edward Elgen, 1995.
|September 1984||Developing Country Debt and the Market Value of Large Commercial Banks|
with Steven C. Kyle: w1470
|August 1984||International Policy Coordination in Dynamic Macroeconomic Models|
with Gilles Oudiz: w1417
- Oudiz, Gilles and Jeffrey Sachs. "Macroeconomic Policy Coordination Among The Industrial Economies," Brookings Papers, 1984, v15(1), 1-64.
- Oudiz, Gilles and Jeffrey Sachs. "International Policy Coordination Dynamic Macroeconomic Models." International Economic Policy Coordination, edited by Willem H. Buiter and Richard C. Marston, pp. 274-319, Cambridge University Press (London), 1985
- International Policy Coordination in Dynamic Macroeconomic Models, Gilles Oudiz, Jeffrey Sachs. in International Economic Policy Coordination, Buiter and Marston. 1985
|Borrowing Abroad: The Debtor's Perspective|
with Richard N. Cooper: w1427
Published: Cooper, Richard N. and Jeffrey D. Sachs. "Borrowing Abroad: The Debtor's Perspective." International Debt and Developing Countries, edited by Gordon W. Smith and John T. Cuddington. Washington: World Bank Symposium, (March 1985), Washington: D.C.
|1984||Real Exchange Rate Effects of Fiscal Policy|
with Charles Wyplosz: w1255
|August 1983||Theoretical Issues in International Borrowing|
|July 1983||International Policy Coordination in a Dynamic Macroeconomic Model|
|June 1983||Multiple Shooting in Rational Expectations Models|
with David Lipton, James M. Poterba, Lawrence H. Summers: t0003
Published: Lipton, D., J. Poterba, J. Sachs, and L. Summers. "Multiple Shooting in Rational Expectations Models." Econometrica, Vol. 50, (1982), pp. 1329-1333.
|August 1982||Anticipations, Recessions and Policy: An Intertemporal Disequilibrium Model|
with Olivier J. Blanchard: w0971
Published: Blanchard, Olivier J. and Jeffrey Sachs. "Anticipations, Recessions and Policy: An Intertemporal Disequilibrium Model." Annales De L'Insee, Vol. 47/48 , (December 1982), pp. 117-144.
|July 1982||LDC Borrowing with Default Risk|
with Daniel Cohen: w0925
Published: Kredit and Kapital, 1985
|February 1982||Input Price Shocks and the Slowdown in Economic Growth: The Case of U.K.Manufacturing|
with Michael Bruno: w0851
- Bruno, Micahel and Jeffrey Sachs. "Input Price Shocks and the Slowdown in Economic Growth: The Case of U.K. Manufacturing." Review of Economic Studies , Vol. 51, No. 159, (1982), pp. 679-706.
- Greenhalgh, Layard, and Oswals (eds), The Cause of Unemployment, Clarendon Press: Oxford, England, 1983
|Energy and Resource Allocation: A Dynamic Model of the "Dutch Disease"|
with Michael Bruno: w0852
Published: Bruno, Michael and Jeffrey Sachs. "Energy and Resources Allocation: A Dynamic Model of the "Dutch Disease."" Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 51, No. 159, (1982), pp. 845-859.
|Aspects of the Current Account Behavior of OECD Economies|
|LDC Debt in the 1980s: Risk and Reforms|
Published: LDC Debt: Problems and Prospects", P. Watchel Ed., Crisis in Economic and Financial Structure, (Lexington Books, 1982)
|Stabilization Policies in the World Economy: Scope and Skepticism|
Published: Sachs, Jeffrey. "Stabilization Policies in the World Economy: Scope and Skepticism." The American Economic Review, Vol. 72, No. 2 (May 1982), pp. 56-6 0.
|November 1981||The Current Account in the Eacroeconomic Adjustment Process|
Published: Scandanavian Journal of Economics Volume 84, No. 2, 1982
|September 1981||The International Economics of Transitional Growth: The Case of the United States|
with Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Edward E. Leamer: w0773
Published: RECD, Vol. 2, no. 3 (July 1999): 532-574.
|November 1980||Energy and Growth under Flexible Exchange Rates: A Simulation Study|
Published: Sachs, Jeffrey. "Energy and Growth under Flexible Exchange Rates: A Simulation Study." Economic Interdependence and Flexible Exchange Rates, edited by J. S. Bhandari and B. H. Putnam, pp. 191-220. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1983.
|October 1980||Accumulation and Growth in a Two-Country Model: A Simulation Approach|
with David Lipton: w0572
- with D. Lipton, Journal of International Economics, 15(1/2), 135-159 August 1983
- Lipton, David and Jeffrey Sachs. "Accumulation and Growth in a Two-Country Model: A Simulation Approach." Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 22, No. 1, (March 1984).
|August 1980||Wages, Profits, and Macroeconomic Adjustment: A Comparative Study|
Published: Sachs, Jeffrey D. "Wages, Profits, and Macroeconomic Adjustment: A Comparative Study." Brookings Papers on Economic Inquiry, edited by Arthur M. Okunand George L. Perry, Vol. 2, pp. 269-332. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 1979.
|August 1979||Supply vs. Demand Approaches to the Problem of Stagflation|
with Michael Bruno: w0382
Published: H. Giersch (ed.), Macroeconomic Policies for Growth and Stability,(Kiel: Institut fur Weltwirtschaft, 1981
|April 1979||Macro-Economic Adjustment With Import Price Shocks: Real and Monetary Aspects|
with Michael Bruno: w0340
|December 1978||The Changing Cyclical Behavior of Wages and Prices: 1890-1976|
Published: Sachs, Jeffrey. "The Changing Cyclical Behavior of Wages and Prices: 1890-1 976." American Economic Review (March 1980).
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