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July 2014Unhappy Cities
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joshua D. Gottlieb, Oren Ziv: w20291
December 2013A World of Cities: The Causes and Consequences of Urbanization in Poorer Countries
w19745
August 2013The Supply of Environmentalism
w19359
June 2013The Supply of Gender Stereotypes and Discriminatory Beliefs
with Edward L. Glaeser, Yueran Ma: w19109
May 2013Clusters of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
with Aaron Chatterji, Edward L. Glaeser, William R. Kerr: w19013
April 2013Why Does Balanced News Produce Unbalanced Views?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Cass R. Sunstein: w18975
Shrouded Costs of Government: The Political Economy of State and Local Public Pensions
with Edward L. Glaeser, Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto: w18976
February 2013A Nation Of Gamblers: Real Estate Speculation And American History
w18825
August 2012Entrepreneurship and Urban Growth: An Empirical Assessment with Historical Mines
with Edward L. Glaeser, Sari Pekkala Kerr, William R. Kerr: w18333
July 2012Urban Public Finance
w18244
May 2012The Political Risks of Fighting Market Failures: Subversion, Populism and the Government Sponsored Enterprises
w18112
March 2012Housing Booms and City Centers
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joshua D. Gottlieb, Kristina Tobio: w17914
October 2011Identification and Inference with Many Invalid Instruments
with Michal Kolesár, Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Edward L. Glaeser, Guido W. Imbens: w17519
April 2011Cities, Skills, and Regional Change
with Edward L. Glaeser, Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto, Kristina Tobio: w16934
July 2010Can Cheap Credit Explain the Housing Boom?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joshua D. Gottlieb, Joseph Gyourko: w16230
December 2009The Greenness of China: Household Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Urban Development
with Siqi Zheng, Rui Wang, Edward L. Glaeser, Matthew E. Kahn: w15621
November 2009Urban Economics and Entrepreneurship
with Edward L. Glaeser, Stuart S. Rosenthal, William C. Strange: w15536
September 2009Clusters of Entrepreneurship
with Edward L. Glaeser, William R. Kerr, Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto: w15377
June 2009Yet Another Tale of Two Cities: Buenos Aires and Chicago
with Filipe Campante, Edward L. Glaeser: w15104
The Complementarity between Cities and Skills
with Edward L. Glaeser, Matthew G. Resseger: w15103
March 2009The Wealth of Cities: Agglomeration Economies and Spatial Equilibrium in the United States
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joshua D. Gottlieb: w14806
October 2008Urban Inequality
with Edward L. Glaeser, Matthew G. Resseger, Kristina Tobio: w14419
Local Industrial Conditions and Entrepreneurship: How Much of the Spatial Distribution Can We Explain?
with Edward L. Glaeser, William R. Kerr: w14407
The Economics of Place-Making Policies
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joshua D. Gottlieb: w14373
Social Capital and Urban Growth
with Edward L. Glaeser, Charles Redlick: w14374
August 2008The Greenness of Cities: Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Urban Development
with Edward L. Glaeser, Matthew E. Kahn: w14238
July 2008Housing Supply and Housing Bubbles
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko, Albert Saiz: w14193
December 2007Arbitrage in Housing Markets
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko: w13704
Did the Death of Distance Hurt Detroit and Help New York?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto: w13710
Extremism and Social Learning
with Edward L. Glaeser, Cass R. Sunstein: w13687
The Economics Approach to Cities
w13696
October 2007Entrepreneurship and the City
w13551
Social Interactions and Smoking
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser: w13477
May 2007When Are Ghettos Bad? Lessons from Immigrant Segregation in the United States
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w13082
April 2007What Causes Industry Agglomeration? Evidence from Coagglomeration Patterns
with Glenn Ellison, Edward L. Glaeser, William Kerr: w13068
The Rise of the Sunbelt
with Edward L. Glaeser, Kristina Tobio: w13071
Aggregation Reversals and the Social Formation of Beliefs
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bruce Sacerdote: w13031
Is the US Population Behaving Healthier?
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser, Allison B. Rosen: w13013
December 2006Regulating Misinformation
with Edward L. Glaeser, Gergely Ujhelyi: w12784
Housing Dynamics
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko: w12787
The Political Economy of Warfare
w12738
October 2006Researcher Incentives and Empirical Methods
t0329
The Causes and Consequences of Land Use Regulation: Evidence from Greater Boston
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bryce A. Ward: w12601
April 2006Why Does Democracy Need Education?
with Edward Glaeser, Giacomo Ponzetto, Andrei Shleifer: w12128
March 2006Why Do Europeans Smoke More than Americans?
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser: w12124
December 2005Myths and Realities of American Political Geography
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bryce A. Ward: w11857
November 2005Paternalism and Psychology
w11789
September 2005The Divergence of Human Capital Levels Across Cities
with Christopher R. Berry, Edward L. Glaeser: w11617
August 2005Inequality
w11511
June 2005Urban Colossus: Why is New York America's Largest City?
w11398
May 2005Is the Melting Pot Still Hot? Explaining the Resurgence of Immigrant Segregation
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w11295
April 2005Work and Leisure in the U.S. and Europe: Why So Different?
with Alberto Alesina, Edward L. Glaeser, Bruce Sacerdote: w11278
February 2005Why Have Housing Prices Gone Up?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko, Raven Saks: w11129
What Explains Differences in Smoking, Drinking and Other Health-Related Behaviors
with David Cutler, Edward Glaeser: w11100
January 2005Urban Growth and Housing Supply
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko, Raven E. Saks: w11097
October 2004Strategic Extremism: Why Republicans and Democrats Divide on Religious Values
with Edward L. Glaeser, Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto, Jesse M. Shapiro: w10835
Corruption in America
with Edward L. Glaeser, Raven Saks: w10821
September 2004The Rise of the Fourth Estate: How Newspapers Became Informative and Why It Mattered
with Matthew Gentzkow, Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin: w10791
Corruption and Reform: An Introduction
with Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin: w10775
June 2004Do Institutions Cause Growth?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Rafael La Porta, Florencio Lopez-de-Silane, Andrei Shleifer: w10568
February 2004Opportunities, Race, and Urban Location: The Influence of John Kain
with Edward L. Glaeser, Eric A. Hanushek, John M. Quigley: w10312
January 2004Psychology and the Market
w10203
December 2003The Rise of the Skilled City
with Edward L. Glaeser, Albert Saiz: w10191
Reinventing Boston: 1640-2003
w10166
November 2003Why is Manhattan So Expensive? Regulation and the Rise in House Prices
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko, Raven Saks: w10124
August 2003Cities, Regions and the Decline of Transport Costs
with Edward L. Glaeser, Janet E. Kohlhase: w9886
May 2003Sprawl and Urban Growth
with Edward L. Glaeser, Matthew E. Kahn: w9733
April 2003The New Comparative Economics
with Simeon Djankov, Edward L. Glaeser, Rafael La Porta, Florencio Lopez-de-Silane, Andrei Shleifer: w9608
January 2003Why Have Americans Become More Obese?
with David Cutler, Edward Glaeser, Jesse Shapiro: w9446
October 2002The Benefits of the Home Mortgage Interest Deduction
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jesse M. Shapiro: w9284
September 2002The Injustice of Inequality
with Edward L. Glaeser, Andrei Shleifer: w9150
The Social Multiplier
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bruce I. Sacerdote, Jose A. Scheinkman: w9153
The Political Economy of Hatred
w9171
May 2002The Curley Effect
with Edward L. Glaeser, Andrei Shleifer: w8942
The Governance of Not-For-Profit Firms
w8921
March 2002The Impact of Zoning on Housing Affordability
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko: w8835
December 2001Cities and Warfare: The Impact of Terrorism on Urban Form
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jesse M. Shapiro: w8696
The Rise of the Regulatory State
with Edward L. Glaeser, Andrei Shleifer: w8650
Public Ownership in the American City
w8613
November 2001Urban Decline and Durable Housing
with Edward L. Glaeser, Joseph Gyourko: w8598
October 2001Why Doesn't the US Have a European-Style Welfare System?
with Alberto Alesina, Edward Glaeser, Bruce Sacerdote: w8524
July 2001Is There a New Urbanism? The Growth of U.S. Cities in the 1990s
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jesse Shapiro: w8357
May 2001Legal Origins
with Edward L. Glaeser, Andrei Shleifer: w8272
March 2001A Case for Quantity Regulation
with Edward L. Glaeser, Andrei Shleifer: w8184
February 2001Decentralized Employment and the Transformation of the American City
with Edward L. Glaeser, Matthew E. Kahn: w8117
January 2001Education and Religion
with Bruce Sacerdote, Edward L. Glaeser: w8080
December 2000The Social Consequences of Housing
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bruce Sacerdote: w8034
Non-Market Interactions
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jose Scheinkman: w8053
July 2000Consumer City
with Ed Glaeser, Jed Kolko, Albert Saiz: w7790
June 2000The Economic Approach to Social Capital
with Edward L. Glaeser, David Laibson, Bruce Sacerdote: w7728
May 2000Explaining the Rise in Youth Suicide
with David M. Cutler, Edward Glaeser, Karen Norberg: w7713
April 2000Why Do the Poor Live in Cities?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Matthew E. Kahn, Jordan Rappaport: w7636
The Determinants of Punishment: Deterrence, Incapacitation and Vengeance
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bruce Sacerdote: w7676
July 1999What is Social Capital? The Determinants of Trust and Trustworthiness
with Edward L. Glaeser, David Laibson, Jose A. Scheinkman, Christine L. Soutter: w7216
November 1998Not-For-Profit Entrepreneurs
with Edward L. Glaeser, Andrei Shleifer: w6810
June 1998What Do Prosecutors Maximize? An Analysis of Drug Offenders and Concurrent Jurisdiction
with Edward L. Glaeser, Daniel P. Kessler, Anne Morrison Piehl: w6602
January 1998Incentives and Social Capital: Are Homeowners Better Citizens?
with Denise DiPasquale, Edward L. Glaeser: w6363
November 1997Geographic Concentration as a Dynamic Process
with Guy Dumais, Glenn Ellison, Edward Glaeser: w6270
Learning in Cities
w6271
October 1997The Misallocation of Housing Under Rent Control
with Edward L. Glaeser, Erzo F. P. Luttmer: w6220
January 1997The Rise and Decline of the American Ghetto
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w5881
May 1996Information Technology and the Future of Cities
with Jess Gaspar, Edward Glaeser: w5562
Should Transfer Payments Be Indexed to Local Price Levels?
w5598
February 1996The L.A. Riot and the Economics of Urban Unrest
with Denise DiPasquale, Edward L. Glaeser: w5456
January 1996Why Is There More Crime in Cities?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bruce Sacerdote: w5430
The Social Costs of Rent Control Revisited
w5441
June 1995Are Ghettos Good or Bad?
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser: w5163
February 1995Economic Growth in a Cross-Section of Cities
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jose A. Scheinkman, Andrei Shleifer: w5013
Crime and Social Interactions
with Edward L. Glaeser, Bruce Sacerdote, Jose A. Scheinkman: w5026
January 1995The Incentive Effects of Property Taxes on Local Governments
w4987
December 1994Neither a Borrower nor a Lender Be: An Economic Analysis of Interest Restrictions and Usury Laws
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jose A. Scheinkman: w4954
August 1994Geographic Concentration in U.S. Manufacturing Industries: A Dartboard Approach
with Glenn Ellison, Edward L. Glaeser: w4840
May 1994Cities and Skills
with Edward L. Glaeser, David C. Mare: w4728
April 1994Evidence on Growth, Increasing Returns and the Extent of the Market
with Alberto F. Ades, Edward L. Glaeser: w4714
Trade and Circuses: Explaining Urban Giants
with Alberto F. Ades, Edward L. Glaeser: w4715
July 1991Growth in Cities
with Edward L. Glaeser, Hedi D. Kallal, Jose A. Scheinkman, Andrei Shleifer: w3787

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