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NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Working Group on Urban Economics


2016
w22522 Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Can Natural Gas Save Lives? Evidence from the Deployment of a Fuel Delivery System in a Developing Country

w22397 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn
Christopher Roudiez
Sven Wilson

Persistent Social Networks: Civil War Veterans who Fought Together Co-Locate in Later Life

w22398 C. Kirabo Jackson
Alexey Makarin

Simplifying Teaching: A Field Experiment with Online "Off-the-Shelf" Lessons

w22392 Emi Nakamura
Jósef Sigurdsson
Jón Steinsson

The Gift of Moving: Intergenerational Consequences of a Mobility Shock

w22389 Michele Battisti
Giovanni Peri
Agnese Romiti

Dynamic Effects of Co-Ethnic Networks on Immigrants' Economic Success

w22354 Monika Piazzesi
Martin Schneider

Housing and Macroeconomics

w22258 Michael Bailey
Ruiqing Cao
Theresa Kuchler
Johannes Stroebel

Social Networks and Housing Markets

w22222 C. Kirabo Jackson
The Effect of Single-Sex Education on Academic Outcomes and Crime: Fresh Evidence from Low-Performing Schools in Trinidad and Tobago

w22204 Rebecca Diamond
Timothy McQuade

Who Wants Affordable Housing in their Backyard? An Equilibrium Analysis of Low Income Property Development

w22145 J. Vernon Henderson
Adam Storeygard
Tim L. Squires
David N. Weil

The Global Spatial Distribution of Economic Activity: Nature, History, and the Role of Trade

w22124 Edward L. Glaeser
Andrew Hillis
Scott Duke Kominers
Michael Luca

Crowdsourcing City Government: Using Tournaments to Improve Inspection Accuracy

w22088 Rhiannon Jerch
Matthew E. Kahn
Shanjun Li

Efficient Local Government Service Provision: The Role of Privatization and Public Sector Unions

w22077 Allison Shertzer
Randall P. Walsh

Racial Sorting and the Emergence of Segregation in American Cities

w22065 Patrick Bayer
Kyle Mangum
James W. Roberts

Speculative Fever: Investor Contagion in the Housing Bubble

w22004 Patrick Bayer
Fernando Ferreira
Stephen L. Ross

What Drives Racial and Ethnic Differences in High Cost Mortgages? The Role of High Risk Lenders

w21928 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Julia Cagé
William R. Kerr

Taxation, Corruption, and Growth

w21916 David Albouy
Mike Zabek

Housing Inequality

w21912 Matthew E. Kahn
Nils Kok
Peng Liu

Is California More Energy Efficient than the Rest of the Nation? Evidence from Commercial Real Estate

w21910 Nava Ashraf
Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto

Infrastructure, Incentives and Institutions


2015
w21812 Christian Dippel
Stephan Heblich
Robert Gold

Globalization and Its (Dis-)Content: Trade Shocks and Voting Behavior

w21794 Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto
Yimei Zou

Urban Networks: Connecting Markets, People, and Ideas

w21778 Edward L. Glaeser
Scott Duke Kominers
Michael Luca
Nikhil Naik

Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures of Urban Life

w21760 Pablo D. Fajgelbaum
Eduardo Morales
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Owen M. Zidar

State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation

w21729 Lena Edlund
Cecilia Machado
Maria Micaela Sviatschi

Bright Minds, Big Rent: Gentrification and the Rising Returns to Skill

w21706 Ferdinando Monte
Stephen J. Redding
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

Commuting, Migration and Local Employment Elasticities

w21667 David Berger
Veronica Guerrieri
Guido Lorenzoni
Joseph Vavra

House Prices and Consumer Spending

w21630 Kristopher Gerardi
Kyle F. Herkenhoff
Lee E. Ohanian
Paul S. Willen

Can't Pay or Won't Pay? Unemployment, Negative Equity, and Strategic Default

w21620 Nikhil Naik
Scott Duke Kominers
Ramesh Raskar
Edward L. Glaeser
César A. Hidalgo

Do People Shape Cities, or Do Cities Shape People? The Co-evolution of Physical, Social, and Economic Change in Five Major U.S. Cities

w21597 William R. Kerr
Martin Mandorff

Social Networks, Ethnicity, and Entrepreneurship

w21578 Michael L. Anderson
As the Wind Blows: The Effects of Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution on Mortality

w21551 Michael L. Anderson
Fangwen Lu
Yiran Zhang
Jun Yang
Ping Qin

Superstitions, Street Traffic, and Subjective Well-Being

w21489 Panle Jia Barwick
Parag A. Pathak
Maisy Wong

Conflicts of Interest and the Realtor Commission Puzzle

w21485 H. Spencer Banzhaf
Panel Data Hedonics: Rosen's First Stage and Difference-in-Differences as "Sufficient Statistics"

w21465 John Cawley
David Frisvold

The Incidence of Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: The Case of Berkeley, California

w21458 Sari Kerr
William R. Kerr
Ramana Nanda

House Money and Entrepreneurship

w21452 Gilles Duranton
William R. Kerr

The Logic of Agglomeration

w21378 Siqi Zheng
Weizeng Sun
Jianfeng Wu
Matthew E. Kahn

The Birth of Edge Cities in China: Measuring the Spillover Effects of Industrial Parks

w21346 Jing Wu
Joseph Gyourko
Yongheng Deng

Evaluating the Risk of Chinese Housing Markets: What We Know and What We Need to Know

w21338 Edward L. Glaeser
Cass R. Sunstein

A Theory of Civil Disobedience

w21319 Andreas Beerli
Giovanni Peri

The Labor Market Effects of Opening the Border: New Evidence from Switzerland

w21301 Siqi Zheng
Cong Sun
Matthew E. Kahn

Self-Protection Investment Exacerbates Air Pollution Exposure Inequality in Urban China

w21262 Judith K. Hellerstein
Mark J. Kutzbach
David Neumark

Labor Market Networks and Recovery from Mass Layoffs: Evidence from the Great Recession Period

w21261 Fernando Ferreira
Joseph Gyourko

A New Look at the U.S. Foreclosure Crisis: Panel Data Evidence of Prime and Subprime Borrowers from 1997 to 2012

w21208 Matthew E. Kahn
Kyle Barron

The Political Economy of State and Local Investment in Pre-K Programs

w21203 Atif Mian
Amir Sufi

Household Debt and Defaults from 2000 to 2010: Facts from Credit Bureau Data

w21175 Giovanni Peri
Kevin Shih
Chad Sparber

Foreign and Native Skilled Workers: What Can We Learn from H-1B Lotteries?

w21154 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Enrico Moretti

Why Do Cities Matter? Local Growth and Aggregate Growth

w21126 Jessie Handbury
Ilya Rahkovsky
Molly Schnell

What Drives Nutritional Disparities? Retail Access and Food Purchases Across the Socioeconomic Spectrum

w21120 Enrico Moretti
Daniel Wilson

The Effect of State Taxes on the Geographical Location of Top Earners: Evidence from Star Scientists

w21112 Hanming Fang
Quanlin Gu
Wei Xiong
Li-An Zhou

Demystifying the Chinese Housing Boom

w21088 Fan Fei
James R. Hines Jr.
Jill R. Horwitz

Are PILOTs Property Taxes for Nonprofits?

w21087 Klaus Desmet
Dávid Krisztián Nagy
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

The Geography of Development: Evaluating Migration Restrictions and Coastal Flooding

w21082 Andrew B. Bernard
Andreas Moxnes
Yukiko U. Saito

Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance

w21073 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition

w21033 Denis Chetverikov
Bradley Larsen
Christopher Palmer

IV Quantile Regression for Group-level Treatments, with an Application to the Distributional Effects of Trade

w20990 Scott A. Imberman
Michael Naretta
Margaret O’Rourke

Capitalization of Charter Schools into Residential Property Values

w20928 Raj Chetty
Behavioral Economics and Public Policy: A Pragmatic Perspective

w20921 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Cities and Ideas

w20847 C. Kirabo Jackson
Rucker C. Johnson
Claudia Persico

The Effects of School Spending on Educational and Economic Outcomes: Evidence from School Finance Reforms

w20823 Monika Piazzesi
Martin Schneider
Johannes Stroebel

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