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NBER Working Papers by Matthew E. Kahn

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September 2014Cities and the Environment
with Randall Walsh: w20503
March 2014The Impact of Emerging Climate Risks on Urban Real Estate Price Dynamics
with Devin Bunten: w20018
Public Transit Bus Procurement: The Role of Energy Prices, Regulation and Federal Subsidies
with Shanjun Li, Jerry Nickelsburg: w19964
Household Demand for Low Carbon Public Policies: Evidence from California
with Matthew J. Holian: w19965
February 2014Big-Box Retailers and Urban Carbon Emissions: The Case of Wal-Mart
with Nils Kok: w19912
November 2013Pollution Control Effort at China's River Borders: When Does Free Riding Cease?
with Pei Li, Daxuan Zhao: w19620
The Evolving Geography of China's Industrial Production: Implications for Pollution Dynamics and Urban Quality of Life
with Siqi Zheng, Cong Sun, Ye Qi: w19624
April 2013Congressional Influence as a Determinant of Subprime Lending
with Stuart A. Gabriel, Ryan K. Vaughn: w18965
March 2013Incentivizing China's Urban Mayors to Mitigate Pollution Externalities: The Role of the Central Government and Public Environmentalism
with Siqi Zheng, Weizeng Sun, Danglun Luo: w18872
February 2013Commercial Building Electricity Consumption Dynamics: The Role of Structure Quality, Human Capital, and Contract Incentives
with Nils Kok, John M. Quigley: w18781
January 2013The Rise of the Low Carbon Consumer City
with Matthew J. Holian: w18735
July 2011Understanding Cross-National Trends in High-Tech Renewable Power Equipment Exports to the United States
with Aparna Sawhney: w17217

Published: Sawhney, Aparna & Kahn, Matthew E., 2012. "Understanding cross-national trends in high-tech renewable power equipment exports to the United States," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 46(C), pages 308-318. citation courtesy of

Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status
with Samuel Dastrup, Joshua S. Graff Zivin, Dora L. Costa: w17200

Published: Dastrup, Samuel R. & Graff Zivin, Joshua & Costa, Dora L. & Kahn, Matthew E., 2012. "Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 56(5), pages 961-973. citation courtesy of

April 2011China's Rising Demand for "Green Cities": Evidence from Cross-City Real Estate Price Hedonics
with Siqi Zheng, Jing Cao: w16992

Published: Real Estate Valuation and Cross-Boundary Air Pollution Externalities: Evidence from Chinese Cities (joint with Cao, Zheng and Sun), Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, April 2013

Does Government Investment in Local Public Goods Spur Gentrification? Evidence from Beijing
with Siqi Zheng: w17002

Published: Siqi Zheng & Matthew E. Kahn, 2013. "Does Government Investment in Local Public Goods Spur Gentrification? Evidence from Beijing," Real Estate Economics, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, vol. 41(1), pages 1-28, 03. citation courtesy of

January 2011Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects
with Dora L. Costa: w16732

Published: Dora L. Costa & Matthew E. Kahn, 2011. "Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 101(3), pages 88-92, May. citation courtesy of

November 2010How Do Energy Prices, and Labor and Environmental Regulations Affect Local Manufacturing Employment Dynamics? A Regression Discontinuity Approach
with Erin T. Mansur: w16538

Published: Do Local Energy Prices and Regulation Affect the Geographic Concentration of Employment? (Joint with Erin Mansur), Journal of Public Economics Volume 101, May 2013, Pages 105-114

July 2010Environmental Concern and the Business Cycle: The Chilling Effect of Recession
with Matthew J. Kotchen: w16241

Published: BUSINESS CYCLE EFFECTS ON CONCERN ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE: THE CHILLING EFFECT OF RECESSION MATTHEW E. KAHN, MATTHEW J. KOTCHEN DOI: 10.1142/S2010007811000292

June 2010Urban Policy Effects on Carbon Mitigation
w16131

Published: Urban Policy Effects on Carbon Mitigation, Matthew E. Kahn. in The Design and Implementation of U.S. Climate Policy, Fullerton and Wolfram. 2012

May 2010Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach
with Dora L. Costa: w15978
April 2010Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment
with Dora L. Costa: w15939

Published: Dora L. Costa & Matthew E. Kahn, 2013. "Energy Conservation “Nudges” And Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence From A Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment," Journal of the European Economic Association, European Economic Association, vol. 11(3), pages 680-702, 06. citation courtesy of

December 2009The Greenness of China: Household Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Urban Development
with Siqi Zheng, Rui Wang, Edward L. Glaeser: w15621

Published: Siqi Zheng & Rui Wang & Edward L. Glaeser & Matthew E. Kahn, 2011. "The greenness of China: household carbon dioxide emissions and urban development," Journal of Economic Geography, Oxford University Press, vol. 11(5), pages 761-792, September. citation courtesy of

May 2009Carbon Geography: The Political Economy of Congressional Support for Legislation Intended to Mitigate Greenhouse Gas Production
with Michael I. Cragg: w14963

Published: Michael I. Cragg & Yuyu Zhou & Kevin Gurney & Matthew E. Kahn, 2013. "Carbon Geography: The Political Economy Of Congressional Support For Legislation Intended To Mitigate Greenhouse Gas Production," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 51(2), pages 1640-1650, 04. citation courtesy of

February 2009Towards a System of Open Cities in China: Home Prices, FDI Flows and Air Quality in 35 Major Cities
with Siqi Zheng, Hongyu Liu: w14751

Published: Zheng, Siqi & Kahn, Matthew E. & Liu, Hongyu, 2010. "Towards a system of open cities in China: Home prices, FDI flows and air quality in 35 major cities," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 40(1), pages 1-10, January. citation courtesy of

December 2008International Trade in Used Durable Goods: The Environmental Consequences of NAFTA
with Lucas W. Davis: w14565

Published: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2010, 2(4), 58-82.

August 2008The Greenness of Cities: Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Urban Development
with Edward L. Glaeser: w14238

Published: Glaeser, Edward L. & Kahn, Matthew E., 2010. "The greenness of cities: Carbon dioxide emissions and urban development," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 67(3), pages 404-418, May. citation courtesy of

June 2008Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans
with Dora L. Costa: w14053
December 2005Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps
with Dora L. Costa: w11825

Published: Dora L. Costa & Matthew E. Kahn, 2007. "Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 97(4), pages 1467-1487, September. citation courtesy of

December 2004Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen
with Dora L. Costa: w11013

Published: Costa, Dora L. & Kahn, Matthew E., 2006. "Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 66(04), pages 936-962, December. citation courtesy of

April 2004Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home
with Dora L. Costa: w10425
August 2003Estimating Housing Demand with an Application to Explaining Racial Segregation in Cities
with Patrick Bajari: w9891

Published: Bajari, Patrick and Matthew E. Kahn. "Estimating Housing Demand With An Application To Explaining Racial Segregation In Cities," Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2005, v23(1,Jan), 20-33. citation courtesy of

May 2003Sprawl and Urban Growth
with Edward L. Glaeser: w9733

Published: Glaeser, Edward L. & Kahn, Matthew E., 2004. "Sprawl and urban growth," Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, in: J. V. Henderson & J. F. Thisse (ed.), Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, edition 1, volume 4, chapter 56, pages 2481-2527 Elsevier.

December 2002Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980
with Dora L. Costa: w9396

Published: Dora L. Costa & Matthew E. Kahn, 2004. "Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 29(2), pages 159-180, 09. citation courtesy of

December 2001Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War
with Dora L. Costa: w8627

Published: Costa, Dora L. and Matthew E. Kahn. "Cowards And Heroes: Group Loyalty In The American Civil War," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2003, v118(2,May), 519-548. citation courtesy of

May 2001Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998
with Dora L. Costa: w8295

Published: Costa, Dora L. and Matthew E. Kahn. "Understanding The American Decline In Social Capital, 1952-1998," Kyklos, 2003, v56(1), 17-46.

February 2001Decentralized Employment and the Transformation of the American City
with Edward L. Glaeser: w8117

Published: Glaeser, E. and M. Kahn. “Decentralized Employment and the Transformation of the American City." Brookings-Wharton Papers on Urban Affairs 2 (2001).

April 2000Why Do the Poor Live in Cities?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jordan Rappaport: w7636

Published: Glaeser, Edward L. & Kahn, Matthew E. & Rappaport, Jordan, 2008. "Why do the poor live in cities The role of public transportation," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 63(1), pages 1-24, January.

May 1999Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990
with Dora L. Costa: w7109

Published: Costa, Dora L. and Matthew E. Kahn. "Power Couples: Changes In The Location Choice Of The College Educated," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2000, v115(4,Nov), 1287-1315. citation courtesy of

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