Research Economists

All Publications and Papers for

Lee E. Ohanian

Consultant



Paychecks or Promises? Lessons from the Death Spiral of Detroit new

August 2014 - The Region
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Paychecks or Promises? Lessons from the Death Spiral of Detroit

August 2014 - Economic Policy Papers
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Pay with Promises or Pay as You Go? Lessons from the Death Spiral of Detroit

July 2014 - Staff Report 501

Accounting for the Great Recession

June 2011 - The Region
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Accounting for the Great Recession

February 2011 - Economic Policy Papers
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Does Neoclassical Theory Account for the Effects of Big Fiscal Shocks? Evidence From World War II

Revised November 2008 - Staff Report 315
Published In: International Economic Review (Vol. 51, No. 2, May 2010, pp. 509-532)
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Back to the Future with Keynes

July 2008 - Quarterly Review

Latin America in the Rearview Mirror

September 2006 - Quarterly Review
Published In: Journal of Monetary Economics (Vol. 52, No. 1, January 2005, pp. 69-107)

Deflation and the International Great Depression: A Productivity Puzzle

February 2005 - Staff Report 356

Latin America in the Rearview Mirror

November 2004 - Staff Report 351
Published In: Quarterly Review (Vol. 30, No. 1, September 2006, pp. 2-27)
Published In: Journal of Monetary Economics (Vol. 52, No. 1, January 2005, pp. 69-107)

Why Did Productivity Fall So Much During the Great Depression?

Spring 2002 - Quarterly Review
Published In: American Economic Review (Vol. 91, No. 2, May 2001, pp. 34-38)

Are Phillips Curves Useful for Forecasting Inflation?

Winter 2001 - Quarterly Review

The Great U.K. Depression: A Puzzle and Possible Resolution

October 2001 - Staff Report 295
Published In: Review of Economic Dynamics (Vol. 5, No. 1, January 2002, pp. 19-44)

New Deal Policies and the Persistence of the Great Depression: A General Equilibrium Analysis

Revised May 2001 - Working Paper 597
Published In: Journal of Political Economy (Vol. 112, No. 4, 2004, pp. 779-816)

Why Did Productivity Fall So Much During the Great Depression?

March 2001 - Staff Report 285
Published In: Quarterly Review (Vol. 26, No. 2, Spring 2002, pp. 12-17)
Published In: American Economic Review (Vol. 91, No. 2, May 2001, pp. 34-38)

Re-Examining the Contributions of Money and Banking Shocks to the U.S. Great Depression

June 2000 - Staff Report 270
Published In: NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2000 (Vol. 15, 2001, pp. 183-227)

The Great Depression in the United States From A Neoclassical Perspective

Winter 1999 - Quarterly Review

The Macroeconomic Effects of Big Fiscal Shocks: The Case of World War II

December 1999 - Working Paper 599

Aggregate Returns to Scale: Why Measurement Is Imprecise

Summer 1999 - Quarterly Review

Complex Eigenvalues and Trend-Reverting Fluctuations

October 1998 - Staff Report 255

The Defining Moment: A Review Essay

June 1998 - Staff Report 248
Published In: Journal of Political Economy (Vol. 107, No. 1, February 1999, pp. 178-185)

The Demand for Money and the Nonneutrality of Money

Revised May 1998 - Staff Report 246

Dynamic Equilibrium Economies: A Framework for Comparing Models and Data

January 1998 - Staff Report 243
Published In: Review of Economic Studies (Vol. 65, No. 3, July 1998, pp. 433-451)

Is There a Trend Break in U.S. GNP? A Macroeconomic Perspective

January 1998 - Staff Report 244

Capital-Skill Complementarity and Inequality: A Macroeconomic Analysis

September 1997 - Staff Report 239
Published In: Recent developments in growth theory (Vol. 2, 2004, pp. 497-521)
Published In: Econometrica (Vol. 68, No. 5, September 2000, pp. 1029-1053)

Shrinking Money and Monetary Business Cycles

March 1997 - Working Paper 579

Reassessing Aggregate Returns to Scale With Standard Theory and Measurement

July 1996 - Working Paper 566

 
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