The Effect of Infrastructure on Worker Mobility: Evidence from High-Speed Rail Expansion in Germany
NBER Working Paper No. 24507
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We thank Melanie Arntz, Konstantin Büchel, Colin Cameron, David Card, Wolfgang Dauth, David Dorn, Steve Gibbons, Stephan Heblich, Rick Hornbeck, Frauke Kreuter, Patricia Melo, Joachim Möller, Henry Overman, Michael Pflüger, Ninette Pilegaard, Andres Rodrıguez-Pose, Martin Rosenfeld, Bastian Stockinger, Jens Südekum and Stefan Witte as well as seminar participants at the SMYE 2014, the SOLE 2014, the ERSA 2016, the Standing Field Committee for Regional Economics and in Boston, Regensburg, Dortmund, Manchester, Hamburg, Trier, Paris, Madrid, Düsseldorf and at the IAB for many helpful comments on this project. Peter Haller, Christoph Rust and Deborah Goldschmidt provided excellent research assistance. All errors are our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.