NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Working Group on Urban Economics


2014
w20697 Horacio A. Larreguy
John Marshall
James M. Snyder
Jr.

Revealing Malfeasance: How Local Media Facilitates Electoral Sanctioning of Mayors in Mexico

w20644 Shawn J. McCoy
Randall P. Walsh

W.U.I. on Fire: Risk, Salience & Housing Demand

w20602 Donald R. Davis
Jonathan I. Dingel

The Comparative Advantage of Cities

w20593 Lin Cui
Randall Walsh

Foreclosure, Vacancy and Crime

w20536 Joseph Gyourko
Raven Molloy

Regulation and Housing Supply

w20535 Nathaniel Baum-Snow
Fernando Ferreira

Causal Inference in Urban and Regional Economics

w20508 Hunt Allcott
Daniel Keniston

Dutch Disease or Agglomeration? The Local Economic Effects of Natural Resource Booms in Modern America

w20503 Matthew E. Kahn
Randall Walsh

Cities and the Environment

w20491 Alberto Basso
Howard Bodenhorn
David Cuberes

Fertility and Financial Development: Evidence from U.S. Counties in the 19th Century

w20467 Richard Hornbeck
Daniel Keniston

Creative Destruction: Barriers to Urban Growth and the Great Boston Fire of 1872

w20446 Vicki Been
Ingrid Gould Ellen
Michael Gedal
Edward Glaeser
Brian J. McCabe

Preserving History or Hindering Growth? The Heterogeneous Effects of Historic Districts on Local Housing Markets in New York City

w20428 Ethan Lewis
Giovanni Peri

Immigration and the Economy of Cities and Regions

w20426 Edward L. Glaeser
Charles G. Nathanson

Housing Bubbles

w20418 Sheridan Titman
Ko Wang
Jing Yang

The Dynamics of Housing Prices

w20401 Benjamin J. Keys
Devin G. Pope
Jaren C. Pope

Failure to Refinance

w20367 Gerald Carlino
William R. Kerr

Agglomeration and Innovation

w20353 Joanne W. Hsu
David A. Matsa
Brian T. Melzer

Positive Externalities of Social Insurance: Unemployment Insurance and Consumer Credit

w20350 Casey Dougal
Christopher A. Parsons
Sheridan Titman

Urban Vibrancy and Corporate Growth

w20347 Christopher A. Parsons
Johan Sulaeman
Sheridan Titman

The Geography of Financial Misconduct

w20317 Hanming Fang
Quanlin Gu
Li-An Zhou

The Gradients of Power: Evidence from the Chinese Housing Market

w20289 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Owen Zidar

Who Benefits from State Corporate Tax Cuts? A Local Labor Markets Approach with Heterogeneous Firms

w20287 Morris A. Davis
Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh

Housing, Finance and the Macroeconomy

w20254 Efraim Benmelech
Nittai Bergman
Anna Milanez
Vladimir Mukharlyamov

The Agglomeration of Bankruptcy

w20154 Stefano Giglio
Matteo Maggiori
Johannes Stroebel

No-Bubble Condition: Model-free Tests in Housing Markets

w20133 Stefano Giglio
Matteo Maggiori
Johannes Stroebel

Very Long-Run Discount Rates

w20118 C. Kirabo Jackson
Rucker Johnson
Claudia Persico

The Effect of School Finance Reforms on the Distribution of Spending, Academic Achievement, and Adult Outcomes

w20108 Allison Shertzer
Tate Twinam
Randall P. Walsh

Race, Ethnicity, and Discriminatory Zoning

w20093 Giovanni Peri
Kevin Y. Shih
Chad Sparber

Foreign STEM Workers and Native Wages and Employment in U.S. Cities

w20084 Wojciech Kopczuk
David J. Munroe

Mansion Tax: The Effect of Transfer Taxes on the Residential Real Estate Market

w20056 Randall Walsh
Michael LeGower

Promise Scholarship Programs as Place-Making Policy: Evidence from School Enrollment and Housing Prices

w20049 David Neumark
Helen Simpson

Place-Based Policies

w20018 Devin Bunten
Matthew E. Kahn

The Impact of Emerging Climate Risks on Urban Real Estate Price Dynamics

w19965 Matthew J. Holian
Matthew E. Kahn

Household Demand for Low Carbon Public Policies: Evidence from California

w19964 Shanjun Li
Matthew E. Kahn
Jerry Nickelsburg

Public Transit Bus Procurement: The Role of Energy Prices, Regulation and Federal Subsidies

w19922 David Albouy
Bert Lue

Driving to Opportunity: Local Rents, Wages, Commuting Costs and Sub-Metropolitan Quality of Life

w19919 David Albouy
Bryan Stuart

Urban Population and Amenities

w19912 Matthew E. Kahn
Nils Kok

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

w19875 Pablo Kurlat
Johannes Stroebel

Testing for Information Asymmetries in Real Estate Markets

w19862 Philip J. Cook
Kenneth Dodge
George Farkas
Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Jonathan Guryan
Jens Ludwig
Susan Mayer
Harold Pollack
Laurence Steinberg

The (Surprising) Efficacy of Academic and Behavioral Intervention with Disadvantaged Youth: Results from a Randomized Experiment in Chicago

w19843 Raj Chetty
Nathaniel Hendren
Patrick Kline
Emmanuel Saez

Where is the Land of Opportunity? The Geography of Intergenerational Mobility in the United States

w19817 Alex Chinco
Christopher Mayer

Misinformed Speculators and Mispricing in the Housing Market

w19815 David Albouy
Andrew Hanson

Tax Benefits to Housing and Inefficiencies in Location and Consumption


2013
w19745 Edward L. Glaeser
A World of Cities: The Causes and Consequences of Urbanization in Poorer Countries

w19659 Patrick Kline
Enrico Moretti

People, Places and Public Policy: Some Simple Welfare Economics of Local Economic Development Programs

w19626 Tara Watson
Enforcement and Immigrant Location Choice

w19606 Sumit Agarwal
Itzhak Ben-David
Vincent Yao

Collateral Valuation and Borrower Financial Constraints: Evidence from the Residential Real Estate Market

w19604 Daniel K. Fetter
The Home Front: Rent Control and the Rapid Wartime Increase in Home Ownership

w19571 Janet Currie
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Jamie Mullins
Matthew J. Neidell

What Do We Know About Short and Long Term Effects of Early Life Exposure to Pollution?

w19570 Clemens Sialm
Zheng Sun
Lu Zheng

Home Bias and Local Contagion: Evidence from Funds of Hedge Funds

w19564 Li Gan
Qinghua Zhang

Market Thickness and the Impact of Unemployment on Housing Market Outcomes

w19550 Sumit Agarwal
Gene Amromin
Itzhak Ben-David
Souphala Chomsisengphet
Douglas D. Evanoff

Predatory Lending and the Subprime Crisis

w19515 Guoying Deng
Li Gan
Manuel A. Hernandez

Do People Overreact? Evidence from the Housing Market After the Wenchuan Earthquake

w19354 Bo Zhao
Rational Housing Bubble

w19294 Enrico Moretti
Daniel J. Wilson

State Incentives for Innovation, Star Scientists and Jobs: Evidence from Biotech

w19293 Patrick M. Kline
Enrico Moretti

Local Economic Development, Agglomeration Economies, and the Big Push: 100 Years of Evidence from the Tennessee Valley Authority

w19254 Richard B. Freeman
Xiaoying Li

How Does China's New Labor Contract Law Affect Floating Workers?

w19213 Dave Donaldson
Richard Hornbeck

Railroads and American Economic Growth: A "Market Access" Approach

w19212 Lawrence E. Blume
William A. Brock
Steven N. Durlauf
Rajshri Jayaraman

Linear Social Interactions Models

w19194 Andrew Ang
Neil Nabar
Sam Wald

Search for a Common Factor in Public and Private Real Estate Returns

w19045 Leah Platt Boustan
Racial Residential Segregation in American Cities

w19041 Leah Platt Boustan
Devin Bunten
Owen Hearey

Urbanization in the United States, 1800-2000

w19020 Patrick Bayer
Fernando Ferreira
Stephen L. Ross

The Vulnerability of Minority Homeowners in the Housing Boom and Bust

w19014 Sara Heller
Harold A. Pollack
Roseanna Ander
Jens Ludwig

Preventing Youth Violence and Dropout: A Randomized Field Experiment

w19013 Aaron Chatterji
Edward L. Glaeser
William R. Kerr

Clusters of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

w18980 Elliot Anenberg
Patrick Bayer

Endogenous Sources of Volatility in Housing Markets: The Joint Buyer-Seller Problem

w18973 Luís Cabral
Zhu Wang
Daniel Yi Xu

Competitors, Complementors, Parents and Places: Explaining Regional Agglomeration in the U.S. Auto Industry

w18965 Stuart A. Gabriel
Matthew E. Kahn
Ryan K. Vaughn

Congressional Influence as a Determinant of Subprime Lending

w18933 Elizabeth Ananat
Shihe Fu
Stephen L. Ross

Race-Specific Agglomeration Economies: Social Distance and the Black-White Wage Gap

w18925 David Albouy
Walter Graf
Ryan Kellogg
Hendrik Wolff

Climate Amenities, Climate Change, and American Quality of Life

w18887 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman

Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Crime

w18884 Aaron K. Chatterji
Kenneth Y. Chay
Robert W. Fairlie

The Impact of City Contracting Set-Asides on Black Self-Employment and Employment

w18880 Joseph Gyourko
Joseph Tracy

Unemloyment and Unobserved Credit Risk in the FHA Single Family Mortgage Insurance Fund

w18872 Siqi Zheng
Matthew E. Kahn
Weizeng Sun
Danglun Luo

Incentivizing China's Urban Mayors to Mitigate Pollution Externalities: The Role of the Central Government and Public Environmentalism

w18871 Nicholas Bloom
James Liang
John Roberts
Zhichun Jenny Ying

Does Working from Home Work? Evidence from a Chinese Experiment

w18825 Edward L. Glaeser
A Nation Of Gamblers: Real Estate Speculation And American History

w18781 Matthew E. Kahn
Nils Kok
John M. Quigley

Commercial Building Electricity Consumption Dynamics: The Role of Structure Quality, Human Capital, and Contract Incentives

w18763 Judith K. Hellerstein
Mark J. Kutzbach
David Neumark

Do Labor Market Networks Have An Important Spatial Dimension?

w18762 Jing Wu
Joseph Gyourko
Yongheng Deng

Is There Evidence of a Real Estate Collateral Channel Effect on Listed Firm Investment in China?

w18758 Patrick Kline
Enrico Moretti

Place Based Policies with Unemployment

w18757 Michael L. Anderson
Subways, Strikes, and Slowdowns: The Impacts of Public Transit on Traffic Congestion

w18735 Matthew J. Holian
Matthew E. Kahn

The Rise of the Low Carbon Consumer City

w18700 Janet Currie
Lucas Davis
Michael Greenstone
Reed Walker

Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings

w18692 Alan Barreca
Karen Clay
Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone
Joseph S. Shapiro

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the 20th Century


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