Francis M. Bator
List of Publications
(Updated April 16, 2012)

1. "Money and Government, "The Atlantic Monthly", April 1962.
Reprinted:

- Readings in Economics, Paul A. Samuelson, (ed.), McGraw-Hill
- Economics: Canada, Keirstead, B. B., (ed.), McGraw-Hill, 1974

2. "Budgetary Reform: Notes on Principles and Strategy," The Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. XLV, No. 2, May 1963.
Reprinted:

- Readings in Money, National Income and Stabilization Policy, Warren L. Smith, (ed.), R.D. Irwin, 1970
- Macroeconomic Readings, John Lindauer, The Free Press, 1968.

3. The Question of Government Spending: Public Needs and Private Wants, Harper and Brothers, 1960
Also:

- published in paperback in Collier Books, 1962;
- Spanish translation, Mexico, 1964.

4. "The Politics of Alliance: The United States and Western Europe," Agenda for the Nation, ed. Kermit Gordon, The Brookings Institution, December 1968.

5. "The Political Economics of International Money," Foreign Affairs, October 1968; http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/24015/francis-m-bator/the-political-economics-of-international-money

6. "International Liquidity: An Unofficial View of the U.S. Case," The American Economic Review, May 1968. http://www.jstor.org/stable/1831848

7. "On Government Spending," Proceedings of a Symposium on the Federal Budget in a Dynamic Economy, The American Bankers Association, 1968.

8. "On Convexity, Efficiency, and Markets," Journal of Political Economy, October 1961. http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/1828537

9. "On Capital Theory and Development Planning: Comments," American Economic Review, May 1961. http://qje.oxfordjournals.org/content/71/1/86.abstract

10. "On the Uses of Economics: Theory, Policy, and Values," Research for Public Policy, Brookings Dedication Lectures, Brookings, 1961.

11. "The Anatomy of Market Failure," Quaterly Journal of Economics, August 1958; http://opim.wharton.upenn.edu/~sok/papers/b/Bator-market-failure.pdf
Reprinted:

- Readings in Microeconomics, William Breit and Harold Hochman (eds.), Holt, 1971.
- The New Public Finance, Davis, J. Ronnie and Gordon Tullock (eds.), Allyn and Bacon, 1970.
- Bobbs-Merrill Reprint Series in Economics, no. 68127.
- The Theory of Market Failure, Tyler Cowen (ed.), George Mason University Press, 1988.
- Welfare Economics, Charles A. Wilson and William J. Baumol (eds.), Edward Elgar Publishers, 2001.

12. "The Simple Analytics of Welfare Maximization," American Economic Review, March 1957

http://www.umass.edu/preferen?Class%20in%20Market%20Dynamics/Bator%20Simple%20Analytics.pdf
Reprinted:

- Readings in Microeconomics, David R. Kamerschen (ed.), Wiley, 1969.
- Readings in Microeconomics, William Breit and Harold Hochman (eds.), Holt, 1971.
- Price Theory: Selected Readings, Harry Townsend (comp.), Penguin, 1971.
- Bobbs-Merrill Reprint Series in Economics, ECON-29

13. "On Capital Productivity, Input Allocation and Growth," Quarterly Journal of Economics, February, 1957. http://qje.oxfordjournals.org/content/71/1/86.full.pdf+html

14. "The U.S. Interest and Economic Aid," Chapter 2 in The Objectives of United States Economic Assistance Programs (Prepared for the Special Committee to Study the Foreign Aid Program, U.S. Senate, by the Center for International Studies, M.I.T.), Government Printing Office, Washington, 1957.
http://books.google.com/books/about/The_objectives_of_United_States
_economic.html?id=qaju7qTJ9coC

15. "Consumption and Investment Propensities: Comments," American Economic Review, March 1953. http://www.jstor.org/stable/1810295

16. "Public Spending and the Proper Economic Role of Government," Proceedings, Fifty-Seventh National Tax Conference, National Tax Association, September 1964.

17. (With Walter Lippmann) "America Must Grow," Saturday Evening Post, November 2, 1960.
Reprinted:
The Goal of Economic Growth, E. S. Phelps, New Yourk, 1963.
Translated versions published in Italy and the USSR.

18. "Government and the Sovereign Consumer", reprinted from (1) in E. S. Phelps, ed., Private Wants an Public Needs, Norton, 1962.

19. "Inflation in America: The Government as Promoter," reprinted from (1) in Grey-Elliott, ed., Economic Issues and Policies, Houghton Mifflin, 1961,

20. "Some Quantitaitve History," reprinted from item 1 above in Golembiewski, ed., Public Budgeting and Finance, Peacock, 1968. 3rd ed. 1983.

21. Contributor, The Emerging Nations: Their Growth and United States Policy, Max F. Millikan and Donald L. M. Blackmer (eds.), Little Brown, 1961.

22. "Some Quantitative History," reprinted from Item 1 above in Golembiewski, ed., Public Budgeting and Finance, Peacock, 1968. 3rd ed. 1983.

23. "British Entry to the EEC and U.S. Foreign Economic Policy, "Testimony before the Subcommittee on Foreign Economic Policy, Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-Second Congress of the U.S. (July 20, 1971).

24. (With Graham Allison), Harvard and Money, The University Committee on Governance, Harvard University, 1970.

25. "Mr. Connally's War: I," The New York Times, November 29, 1971
and "Mr. Connally's War: II," The New York Times, November 30, 1971.

26. "Organization of the Executive Branch to Deal With Foreign Economic Policy," Testimony before the Subcommittee on Foreign Economic Policy, Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-Second Congress of the U.S. (July 25, 1972).

27. Co-Author, Energy, The Next Twenty Years, Ballinger, 1979

28. "The Energy-Inflation Connection," The Washington Post, April 17, 1980.

29. "America's Inflation," The Economist, March 21-27, 1981
Reprinted:

- Reaganomics in the Stagflation Economy, Sidney Weintraub and Marvin Goodstein, eds., University of Pensylvania Press, 1983.

30. "Controlling Inflation," Hearing before the Task Force on Tax Policy of the Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, April 1, 1981.

31. "Impact of the Reagan Economic Program on Small Business," Hearing before the Subcommittee on General Oversight ot the Committee on Small Business, House of Representatives, May 19, 1981.

32. "Fiscal and Monetary Plicy: In Search of a Doctrine," Alternatives for the 1980's, in Economic Choices: Studies in Tax/Fiscal Policy, Walter Heller, ed., Center for National Policy, Washington, D.C., 1982.

33. "Defense and the U.S. Macroeconomy," edited remarks at the Conference on the Defense Industrial Base, Cambridge, Mass., May 11, 1982, published in "Current News, Special Edition, Part I, November 9, 1982 (No. 926), Department of Defense.

34. "The Unemployment Crisis and Policies for Economic Recovery," Hearings before the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States,
October 20, 1982.

35. "Cranking the Economy," The New York Times, Op Ed section, January 13, 1983.

36. "Econonic Directions," The New York Times, Op Ed section, January 14, 1983.

37. "Fine Tuning," The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics (Eatwell, Milgate, Newman, eds.), The MacMillan Press, 1987.

38. "Functional Finance," The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics (Eatwell, Milgate, Newman, eds.), The MacMillan Press, 1987.

39. "The State of Macroeconomics," Employment and Growth: Issues for the 1980s, Steinherr & Weiserbs, eds., Kluwer Academic Publisher, 1987.

40. "How to Protect the Global Economy," The New York Times, November 4, 1987
http://www.nytimes.com/1987/11/04/opinion/how-to-protect-the-global-economy.htms?pagewanted=all&scr=pm

41. "For Now, the U.S. Budget Deficit Isn't the Problem," International Herald Tribune,

42. "Must We Retrench?" Foreign Affairs, Spring 1989, Vol. 68, No. 2.
http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/fora68&div=29&g_sent
=1&collection=journals

43. "L'Amerique doit-elle se desengager?" Reperes, Banque Internationale a Luxembourg, 11/1989, no. 17.

44. "GNP Budgeting: Old Theory, New Realtiy," text of interview conducted by the editor, Challenge, September/October 1989.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/40721089

45. "President Bush Needs a B Team on the Economy: The Washington Post ("Outlook"), January 28, 1990

46. "Saving, Investment, and the Fedral Budget: A Primer," Bulletin, Kennedy School of Government, Winter 1990.

47. "No Matter How You Measure It, We're Not Saving Enough," The New York Times, March 13, 1990
http://www.nytimes.com/1990/03/13/opinion/1-no-matter-how-you-measure-it-we-re-not-saving-enough-077790.html

48. "Why We Must Raise Taxes," Challenge, March-April, 1990.
http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/970513371/why-we-must-raise-taxes

49. "A kormányzati kiadások kérdése," Pénzügyi Szemle, 1990. Március. XXXIV

50. (With Robert Solow) "Two Ways to Wake Up the Economy," The New York Times, December 4, 1991.

51. "Statement on the State of the Economy before the Senate Finance Committe, Thursday, Febrary 13, 1992" (pp. 111-118), Economic Growth and the President's Budget Proposals, Hearings before the Committe on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, Second Session, (Part 1 of 2), U.S. Government Printing Office, 1992 (February 12 & 13, 1992).

52. "Getting Federal Fiscal Policy Right," Bulletin, Kennedy School of Government, Spring/Summer 1992.

53. (With Robert Solow) "Useful Investment in a Hurry," The New York Times, July 10, 1992.

54. Contributor, Service Sector Productivity, McKinsey Global Institute, McKinsey & Company, Inc., October 1992.

55. Contributor, Manufacturing Productivity, McKinsey Global Institute, McKinsey & Company, Inc., October 1993.

56. "On Deficit Cutting," Regional Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Summer 1995, Vol. 5, No. 3
Reprinted:

- Harvard Magazine (May-June 1996)
- Annual Editions: Economics 97/98, Dushkin/McGraw Hill, 1997
- Macroeconomic Facts of Life, course reader, Indiana University at Bloomington, 1997

57. "Comment," Economic Events, Ideas, and Policies: The 1960s and After, George L. Perry and James Tobin (eds.), Brookings Institution Press, 2000.

58. Lyndon Johnson and Foreign Policy: The Case of Western Europe and the Soviet Union," Presidential Judgment: Foreign Policy Decision Making in the White House, Institute of Politics, Harvard University (Hollis Publishing Company, 2000).
http://www.hks.harvard.edu/virtualbooktour/Old_Tour_Files/images/
VBTBatorpdf.pdf

59. "The Making of International Financial Policy, 1965-76," Economic Events, Ideas and Policies: The 1960s and After, George L. Perry and James Tobin (eds.), Brookings Institution Press, 2000.

60. "Research and the National Interest," Center for International Studies, MIT 50th Anniversary Conference, May 16, 2002

61. "Squeeze Iraq Instead," The New York Times, March 13, 2003.

62. "The case against Bush's tax cuts," The Boston Glbe, May 10, 2003.
http://www.hks.harvard.edu/m-rcbg/news/Bator_Taxes_5-10-03.htm

63. "Tax cuts will not rescue America," Financial Times, April 6, 2004.

64. "Richard Neustadt as Teacher," Kennedy School Bulletin, Spring 2005
http://www.hks.harvard.edu/ksgpress/bulletin/spring2005/charles/neustadt.htm

65. No Good Choices; LBJ and the Vietnam/Great Society Connection, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, May 2007.
http://www.amacad.org/publications/batorweb.pdf

66. "The Korea War: An Exchange," New York Review of Books, vol. 54, no. 18, November 22, 2007
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2007/nov/22/the-korean-war-an-exchange/?pagination=false

67. "Vietnam Withdrawal?" New York Review of Books, vol. 55, no. 1, January 17, 2008
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2008/jan/17/vitenam-withdrawal/?pagination=false

68. "A Matter of Priorities in a Bank Bailout, "Letter to the Editor, New York Times, March 23, 2008
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=
9A0DE0DB1030F930A15750C0A96E9C8B63

69. "Inside LBJ's War: A forum on Francis Bator's 'No Good Choices'", Diplomatic History, vol. 32, no. 3, June 2008
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/diph.2008.32.issue-3/issuetoc

70. "Saving the real economy," FT Economists' Forum, 11/03/08
http://blogs.ft.com/economistsfourm/2008/11/saving-the-real-economy/#axzz1rvxoJ8oJ
and Financial Times, 11/04/08

71. "Ways Out of Choppy Financial Waters," Letter to the Editor, New York Times, November 19, 2008
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/19/opinion/119bailout.html

72. "Large-scale federal fiscal action is the key," Financial Times, November 26, 2008
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/bdd6d22-0-bb5b-11dd-bc6c-0000779fd18c.html#axzz1rwVCG3hd

73. Letter to the Editor regarding Gordon M. Goldstein's advice to President Obama on Afghanistan, New York Times, October 22, 2009.

74. "A Taxonomy of Failure," How Markets Fail: The Logic of Economic Calamities, John Cassidy (ed.), Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2009.

75. "LBJ connected with his cabinet,"Financial Times, Febuary 8, 2010
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/bbc27eca-1452-11df-8847-00144feab49a.html#axzz1rwVCG3hd

76. "Ignoring realities and running out alternatives," Financial Times, October 18, 2010.

77. "Should the US launch a temporary fiscal push now?" ft.com/economistsfourm, October 29, 2010
http://blogs.ft.com/economistsforum/2010/10/should-the-us-launch-a-temporary-fiscal-push-now/#axzzlrvxoJ8oJ

78. "There is no US federal debt crisis, ft.com/economistsfourm, March 28, 2011
http://blogs.ft.com/economistsforum/2010/10/there-is-no-us-federal-debt-crisis/2#axzzlrvxoJ8oJ