The Future of Prediction: How Google Searches Foreshadow Housing Prices and Sales
Chapter in forthcoming NBER book Economic Analysis of the Digital Economy, Avi Goldfarb, Shane Greenstein, and Catherine Tucker, editors
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We thank Karl Case, Avi Goldfarb, Andrea Meyer, Dana Meyer, Shachar Reichman, Lu Han, and Hal Varian as well as seminar participants at the NBER, MIT, the Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, and the International Conference on Information Systems for valuable comments on this research. The MIT Center for Digital Business provided generous funding.