Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet, Penguin Press, 2008.
Escaping the Resource Curse, with Macartan Humphreys, Joseph E. Stiglitz, Columbia University Press, June 2007.
Poverty, AIDS and Hunger: Breaking the Poverty Trap in Malawi, with Anne C. Conroy, Malcolm J. Blackie, Alan Whiteside, Justin C. Malawezi, Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time, The Penguin Press: New York, 2005.
Investing in Development: A Practical Plan to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals, UN Millennium Project, (Director), Earthscan: New York, 2005.
Human Development Report 2003: Millennium Development Goals: A compact among nations to end human poverty, (guest contributing editor), UNDP: New York, 2003.
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The Latin American Competitiveness Report 2001-2002, (co-editor) World Economic Forum, Oxford University Press, New York, 2002.
Macroeconomics and Health: Investing in Health for Economic Development, (principal author), report of the Commission on Macroeconomics and Health, World Health Organization, December 2001.
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The Africa Competitiveness Report 2000/2001, (co-editor) World Economic Forum, Oxford University Press, New York, 2001.
The Global Competitiveness Report 2000, (co-editor) World Economic Forum, Oxford University Press, New York, 2000.
The Asian Financial Crisis: Lessons for a Resilient Asia, (co-editor), MIT Press, 2000.
India in the Era of Economic Reforms (Forward), with Nirupam Bajpai and Ashutosh Varshney, Oxford University Press, paperback edition, July 2000.
Forward: India in the Era of Economic Reforms (including Introduction). Edited with Nirupam Bajpai and Ashutosh Varshney, Oxford University Press, July 1999. Paperback edition, July 2000.
The Global Competitiveness Report 1998, (co-editor) World Economic Forum, Geneva Switzerland 1998.
Emerging Asia: Changes and Challenges, academic coordinator with David Bloom, Asian Development Bank, 1997.
Economies in Transition, co-editor with Wing Thye Woo and Stephen Parker, MIT Press, 1997.
Transition in Eastern Europe, co-edited with K. Froot and O. Blanchard, NBER Conference Volumes, University of Chicago Press, 1994.
Poland's Jump to the Market Economy, MIT Press, 1993.
Macroeconomics in the Global Economy, with Felipe Larrain, Prentice Hall/Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1992.
Peru's Path to Recovery: A Plan for Economic Stabilization and Growth, with Carlos Paredes, The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC, 1991. Spanish edition Estabilizacion y Crecimiento en el Peru, GRADE, 1991.
Global Linkages: Macroeconomic Interdependence and Cooperation in the World Economy, with Warwick McKibbin, The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC, 1991.
Editor of four volume NBER Series on Developing Country Debt and the World Economy, University of Chicago Press 1989/90
Economics of Worldwide Stagflation, with Michael Bruno, Harvard University Press, 1985.