NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Working Group on Urban Economics


2015
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 Before, During, and After the Great Recession

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

Segmented Housing Search


2014
w20762 Patrick Bayer
Fernando Ferreira
Stephen L. Ross

Race, Ethnicity and High-Cost Mortgage Lending

w20754 Magali A. Delmas
Matthew E. Kahn
Stephen Locke

Accidental Environmentalists? Californian Demand for Teslas and Solar Panels

w20750 Tatyana Deryugina
Solomon M. Hsiang

Does the Environment Still Matter? Daily Temperature and Income in the United States

w20728 Walker Hanlon
Antonio Miscio

Agglomeration: A Dynamic Approach

w20716 Matthew E. Kahn
Climate Change Adaptation: Lessons from Urban Economics

w20710 Johannes Stroebel
Joseph Vavra

House Prices, Local Demand, and Retail Prices

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


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