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Postal address:Department of Economics University of Connecticut 341 Mansfield Road, U-63 Storrs, CT 06269-1063
Workplace:Center for Real Estate and Urban Economic Studies, School of Business, University of Connecticut, (more information at EDIRC)
Department of Economics, University of Connecticut, (more information at EDIRC)
Center for Population Research, University of Connecticut, (more information at EDIRC)
Department of Public Policy, University of Connecticut, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Classroom Peer Effects and Teachers: Evidence from Quasi-random Assignment in a Chinese Middle School
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2017) Downloads
  2. Endogenous Driving Behavior in Veil of Darkness Tests for Racial Profiling
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads
  3. Endogenous Driving Behavior in Veil of Darkness Tests for Racial Profiling
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads

2016

  1. Measuring Social Interaction Effects when Instruments are Weak
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2016) Downloads
  2. Partners in Crime: Schools, Neighborhoods and the Formation of Criminal Networks
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2016) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads
  3. What Drives Racial and Ethnic Differences in High Cost Mortgages? The Role of High Risk Lenders
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2016) Downloads

2015

  1. Housing Discrimination among Available Housing Units in 2012: Do Paired Testing Studies understate Housing Discrimination?
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Retail Agglomeration and Competition Externalities: Evidence from Openings and Closings of Multiline Department Stores in the US
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads

2014

  1. Change and Persistence in the Economic Status of Neighborhoods and Cities
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2014) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Chapter (2015)
  2. Do High School Peers Have Persistent Effects on College Attainment and Other Life Outcomes?
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2014)
  3. Race, Ethnicity and High Cost Mortgage Lending
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2014) Downloads View citations (6)
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2014) Downloads
  4. Race-Specific Agglomeration Economies: Social Distance and the Black-White Wage Gap
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads View citations (15)
    WISE Working Papers, Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), Xiamen University (2013) Downloads View citations (13)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (13)
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies (2013) Downloads View citations (13)
  5. The Determinants and Consequences of Friendship Composition
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads View citations (2)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (4)
  6. The Housing and Educational Consequences of the School Choice Provisions of NCLB: Evidence from Charlotte, NC
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads View citations (1)
  7. The Vulnerability of Minority Homeowners in the Housing Boom and Bust
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2014) Downloads View citations (3)
    Working Papers, Duke University, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads View citations (2)
    Working Papers, Becker Friedman Institute for Research In Economics (2014) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2016)

2013

  1. Homeowners, Renters and the Political Economy of Property Taxation
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Regional Science and Urban Economics (2015)

2012

  1. Do Classmate Effects Fade Out?
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Estimating the Effects of Friendship Networks on Health Behaviors of Adolescents
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Health, Econometrics and Data Group (HEDG) Working Papers, HEDG, c/o Department of Economics, University of York (2011) Downloads
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2011) Downloads
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads
  3. Understanding the Internal Structure of Self-Organizing Cities
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Does Less Income Mean Less Representation?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2013)

2010

  1. Identifying Individual and Group Effects in the Presence of Sorting: A Neighborhood Effects Application
    Working Papers, Duke University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies (2007) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (24)
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Is the Median Voter Decisive? Evidence of 'Ends Against the Middle' From Referenda Voting Patterns
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (18)
  3. Neighborhood Information Externalities and the Provision of Mortgage Credit
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
  4. School Quality and Property Values: Re-examining the Boundary Approach
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
  5. Wage Premia in Employment Clusters: Agglomeration or Worker Heterogeneity?
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies Downloads View citations (14)
  6. Wage Premia in Employment Clusters: How Important is Worker Heterogeneity?
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2013)

2009

  1. Bank Capital Requirements and Capital Structure
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Regulation of Large Financial Institutions: Lessons from Corporate Finance Theory
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Social Interactions within Cities: Neighborhood Environments and Peer Relationships
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  4. The Effect of Classmate Characteristics on Individual Outcomes: Evidence from the Add Health
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (8)
  5. Wage Premia in Employment Clusters: Does Worker Sorting Bias Estimates?
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
  6. Why Are Ghettos Bad? Examining the Role of the Metropolitan Educational Environment
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. Are Shirking and Leisure Substitutable? An Empirical Test of Efficiency Wages Based on Urban Economic Theory
    Working Paper Series, Research Institute of Industrial Economics Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2006) Downloads View citations (1)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2007) Downloads View citations (6)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2007) Downloads View citations (2)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2008) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in Regional Science and Urban Economics (2008)
  2. Economics and Ideology: Causal Evidence of the Impact of Economic Conditions on Support for Redistribution and Other Ballot Proposal
    Working Papers, Yale University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2008) Downloads View citations (2)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2008) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. How Decisive Is the Decisive Voter?
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Public School Choice and Integration: Evidence from Durham, North Carolina
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University (2008) Downloads
  5. The Impact of Property Condition Disclosure Laws on Housing Prices: Evidence from an Event Study using Propensity Scores
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics (2012)
  6. The Optimal Capital Structure of Banks: Balancing Deposit Insurance, Capital Requirements and Tax-Advantaged Debt
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
  7. The Race to the Suburb: The Location of the Poor in a Metropolitan Area
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
  8. Understanding Racial Segregation: What is known about the Effect of Housing Discrimination
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  9. Universal Vouchers and Racial Segregation
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Which School Attributes Matter? The Influence of School District Performance and Demographic Composition on Property Values
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2008)

2006

  1. The Continuing Practice and Impact of Discrimination
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)

2005

  1. Fair Housing Enforcement and Changes in Discrimination between 1989 and 2000: An Exploratory Study
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Mortgage Lending in Chicago and Los Angeles: A Paired Testing Study of the Pre-Application Process
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2008)
  3. Place of Work and Place of Residence: Informal Hiring Networks and Labor Market Outcomes
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (30)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Growth Center, Yale University (2005) Downloads View citations (64)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (46)
    Econometric Society 2004 North American Summer Meetings, Econometric Society (2004) Downloads View citations (16)
    Working Papers, Yale University, Department of Economics (2005) Downloads View citations (41)
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies (2005) Downloads View citations (33)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2008)

2004

  1. A Direct Test of the Lang and Nakamura Hypothesis of Information Externalities over Space
    Econometric Society 2004 North American Summer Meetings, Econometric Society View citations (1)
  2. Housing Discrimination in Metropolitan America: Findings from the Latest National Paired Testing Study
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Other Things Being Equal: A Paired Testing Study of Discrimination in Mortgage Lending
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Shirking, Commuting and Labor Market Outcomes
    Working Paper Series, Research Institute of Industrial Economics Downloads
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2003) Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. Discrimination in Metropolitan Housing Markets Phase II: Asians and Pacific Islanders
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Discrimination in Metropolitan Housing Markets: Phase 3 - Native Americans
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Equilibria with Local Governments and Commuting: Income Sorting vs. Income Mixing
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2003)
  4. Racial Bias in Motor Vehicle Searches: Additional Theory and Evidence
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2004)
  5. Segregation and Racial Preferences: New Theoretical and Empirical Approaches
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Annals of Economics and Statistics (2003)
  6. What Is Known about Testing for Discrimination: Lessons Learned by Comparing across Different Markets
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)

2002

  1. Discrimination in Metropolitan Housing Markets: National Results from Phase 1 of the Housing Discrimination Study (HDS)
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Looking the Other Way: A Critique of the Fair-Lending Enforcement System and a Plan to Fix It
    Center for Policy Research Policy Briefs, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads
  3. Now You See it, Now You Don't: Why Do Real Estate Agents Withhold Available Houses from Black Customers?
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University (2000) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2003)
  4. Paired Testing and the 2000 Housing Discrimination Study
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
  5. Racial Differences in Homeownership: The Effect of Residential Location
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Science and Urban Economics (2003)
  6. Schools and Housing Markets: An Examination of School Segregation and Performance in Connecticut
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Proceedings, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (2001)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2004)
  7. Who's in Charge in the Inner City? The Conflict Between Efficiency and Equity in the Design of a Metropolitan Area
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Redlining, the Community Reinvestment Act, and Private Mortgage Insurance
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2004)

1999

  1. Employment Access, Residential Location and Homeownership
    Working Paper, USC Lusk Center for Real Estate Downloads
    Also in Zell/Lurie Center Working Papers, Wharton School Samuel Zell and Robert Lurie Real Estate Center, University of Pennsylvania Downloads

Journal Articles

2017

  1. The Vulnerability of Minority Homeowners in the Housing Boom and Bust: Corrigendum
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2017, 9, (1), 344-45 Downloads

2016

  1. The Vulnerability of Minority Homeowners in the Housing Boom and Bust
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, 8, (1), 1-27 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2015

  1. Accuracy and efficiency in simulating equilibrium land-use patterns for self-organizing cities
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2015, 15, (4), 707-722 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Homeowners, renters and the political economy of property taxation
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2015, 53, (C), 38-49 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2014

  1. Do high school peers have persistent effects on college attainment and other life outcomes?
    Labour Economics, 2014, 29, (C), 83-90 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Bank Capital Requirements, Capital Structure and Regulation
    Journal of Financial Services Research, 2013, 43, (2), 127-148 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Does Less Income Mean Less Representation?
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2013, 5, (2), 53-76 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Lectures on Urban Economics
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2013, 13, (3), 535-536 Downloads
  4. Wage Premia in Employment Clusters: How Important Is Worker Heterogeneity?
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2013, 31, (2), 271 - 304 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2012

  1. School district quality and property values: Examining differences along school district boundaries
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2012, 71, (1), 18-25 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. The Impact of Property Condition Disclosure Laws on Housing Prices: Evidence from an Event Study Using Propensity Scores
    The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 2012, 45, (1), 88-109 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2011

  1. Economics and Policy Preferences: Causal Evidence of the Impact of Economic Conditions on Support for Redistribution and Other Ballot Proposals
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011, 93, (3), 888-906 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. The Effect of Classmate Characteristics on Post-secondary Outcomes: Evidence from the Add Health
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, 3, (1), 25-53 Downloads View citations (54)

2010

  1. Is the median voter decisive? Evidence from referenda voting patterns
    Journal of Public Economics, 2010, 94, (11-12), 898-910 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Universal Vouchers and Racial and Ethnic Segregation
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 92, (4), 912-927 Downloads View citations (8)

2008

  1. Are shirking and leisure substitutable? An empirical test of efficiency wages based on urban economic theory
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2008, 38, (5), 498-517 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Mortgage lending in Chicago and Los Angeles: A paired testing study of the pre-application process
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2008, 63, (3), 902-919 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Place of Work and Place of Residence: Informal Hiring Networks and Labor Market Outcomes
    Journal of Political Economy, 2008, 116, (6), 1150-1196 Downloads View citations (227)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  4. Which school attributes matter? The influence of school district performance and demographic composition on property values
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2008, 63, (2), 451-466 Downloads View citations (63)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2007

  1. Community income distributions in a metropolitan area
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2007, 61, (3), 496-518 Downloads View citations (17)

2006

  1. Uncovering Discrimination: A Comparison of the Methods Used by Scholars and Civil Rights Enforcement Officials
    American Law and Economics Review, 2006, 8, (3), 562-614 Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Commentary on "Exogenous shocks and the dynamics of city growth: evidence from New York"
    Economic Policy Review, 2005, (Dec), 75-77 Downloads

2004

  1. Racial Bias in Motor Vehicle Searches: Additional Theory and Evidence
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2004, 3, (1), 1-23 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Redlining, the Community Reinvestment Act, and private mortgage insurance
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2004, 55, (2), 278-297 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  3. Schools and Housing Markets: An Examination of School Segregation and Performance in Connecticut
    Economic Journal, 2004, 114, (499), F425-F440 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  4. Who's in charge of the central city? The conflict between efficiency and equity in the design of a metropolitan area
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2004, 56, (3), 458-483 Downloads View citations (17)

2003

  1. Equilibria with local governments and commuting: income sorting vs income mixing
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2003, 54, (1), 1-20 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Now You See It, Now You Don't: Why Do Real Estate Agents Withhold Available Houses from Black Customers?
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2003, 85, (4), 854-873 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  3. Racial differences in homeownership: the effect of residential location
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2003, 33, (5), 517-556 Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  4. Ségrégation and Racial Preferences: New Theoretical and Empirical Approaches
    Annals of Economics and Statistics, 2003, (71-72), 97-139 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2000

  1. How Common is Housing Discrimination? Improving on Traditional Measures
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2000, 47, (3), 470-500 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Mortgage Lending, Sample Selection and Default
    Real Estate Economics, 2000, 28, (4), 581-621 Downloads View citations (17)
  3. Timing Equilibria in an Urban Model with Congestion
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2000, 47, (3), 390-413 Downloads View citations (7)

1999

  1. Commutes, Neighborhood Effects, and Compensating Differentials: Revisited
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1999, 46, (1), 1-24 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Sample Selection Bias in Models of Commuting Time
    Urban Studies, 1999, 36, (9), 1597-1611 Downloads View citations (5)

1998

  1. Racial Differences in Residential and Job Mobility: Evidence Concerning the Spatial Mismatch Hypothesis
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1998, 43, (1), 112-135 Downloads View citations (39)

1996

  1. The Long-Run Effect of Economic Development Policy on Resident Welfare in a Perfectly Competitive Urban Economy
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1996, 40, (3), 354-380 Downloads View citations (6)

1995

  1. Comparative static analysis of open urban models with a full labor market and suburban employment
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1995, 25, (5), 575-605 Downloads View citations (24)

1993

  1. Dimensions of Urban Structure: An Example of Construct Validation
    Urban Studies, 1993, 30, (7), 1109-1128 Downloads

Books

2002

  1. The Color of Credit: Mortgage Discrimination, Research Methodology, and Fair-Lending Enforcement, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (67)

Chapters

2015

  1. Change and Persistence in the Economic Status of Neighborhoods and Cities
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

1999

  1. Sorting and voting: A review of the literature on urban public finance
    Chapter 47 in Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, 1999, vol. 3, pp 2001-2060 Downloads View citations (64)
 
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