NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Big-Box Retailers and Urban Carbon Emissions: The Case of Wal-Mart

Matthew E. Kahn, Nils Kok

NBER Working Paper No. 19912
Issued in February 2014

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Kahn thanks the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate for generous funding. Kok is supported by a VENI grant from the Dutch Science Foundation (NWO). We thank Owen Hearey for valuable research assistance. We are grateful to Wal-Mart’s Don Moseley for help in assembling, interpreting, and verifying the data used in this analysis. Wal-Mart did not provide any financial contribution to this research. Any errors are the responsibility of the authors. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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