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Working Papers

2005

  1. Charter School Quality and Parental Decision Making With School Choice
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (2005) Downloads View citations (18)

    See also Journal Article Charter school quality and parental decision making with school choice, Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier (2007) Downloads View citations (92) (2007)
  2. The Market for Teacher Quality
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (141)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (2005) Downloads View citations (136)

2002

  1. New Evidence about Brown v. Board of Education: The Complex Effects of School Racial Composition on Achievement
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (71)
    See also Journal Article New Evidence about Brown v. Board of Education: The Complex Effects of School Racial Composition on Achievement, Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press (2009) Downloads View citations (120) (2009)

2001

  1. A pioneer's perspective on the spatial mismatch literature
    Proceedings, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
    See also Journal Article A Pioneer's Perspective on the Spatial Mismatch Literature, Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited (2004) Downloads View citations (7) (2004)
  2. Disruption versus Tiebout Improvement: The Costs and Benefits of Switching Schools
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article Disruption versus Tiebout improvement: the costs and benefits of switching schools, Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier (2004) Downloads View citations (125) (2004)
  3. Does Peer Ability Affect Student Achievement?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Journal Article Does peer ability affect student achievement?, Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (2003) Downloads View citations (428) (2003)
  4. Why Public Schools Lose Teachers
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Journal Article Why Public Schools Lose Teachers, Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press (2004) Downloads View citations (165) (2004)

1999

  1. Do Higher Salaries Buy Better Teachers?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (68)

1998

  1. Does Special Education Raise Academic Achievement for Students with Disabilities?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Teachers, Schools, and Academic Achievement
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (72)
    See also Journal Article Teachers, Schools, and Academic Achievement, Econometrica, Econometric Society (2005) Downloads View citations (671) (2005)

1996

  1. Cost-Effective Alternatives to Atlanta's Costly Rail Rapid Transit System
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research View citations (1)
  2. Equality of Educational Opportunity
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research View citations (1)

1993

  1. The Impacts of Congestion Pricing on Transit and Carpool Demand and Supply
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research

1992

  1. The Cumulative Impacts of Slavery, Jim Crow, and Housing Market Discrimination on Black Welfare
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research View citations (1)

1991

  1. Moving to the Suburbs: Do Relocating Companies Leave Their Black Employees Behind?
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research
    See also Journal Article Moving to the Suburbs: Do Relocating Companies Leave Their Black Employees Behind?, Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press (1996) Downloads View citations (84) (1996)
  2. THE USE AND MISUSE OF TRAVEL FORECASTING MODELS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES: THE TEHERAN EXPERIENCE
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research

Journal Articles

2014

  1. Corrigendum to “Teachers, Schools, and Academic Achievement”
    Econometrica, 2014, 82, (4), 1543-1543 Downloads

2009

  1. Corrigendum to "Disruption versus Tiebout improvement: The costs and benefits of switching schools" [Journal of Public Economics Volume 88 (2004), pages 1721-1746]
    Journal of Public Economics, 2009, 93, (11-12), 1283-1284 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. New Evidence about Brown v. Board of Education: The Complex Effects of School Racial Composition on Achievement
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2009, 27, (3), 349-383 Downloads View citations (120)
    See also Working Paper New Evidence about Brown v. Board of Education: The Complex Effects of School Racial Composition on Achievement, NBER Working Papers (2002) Downloads View citations (71) (2002)

2007

  1. Charter school quality and parental decision making with school choice
    Journal of Public Economics, 2007, 91, (5-6), 823-848 Downloads View citations (92)
    See also Working Paper Charter School Quality and Parental Decision Making With School Choice, NBER Working Papers (2005) Downloads View citations (18) (2005)

2005

  1. Teachers, Schools, and Academic Achievement
    Econometrica, 2005, 73, (2), 417-458 Downloads View citations (671)
    See also Working Paper Teachers, Schools, and Academic Achievement, NBER Working Papers (1998) Downloads View citations (72) (1998)

2004

  1. A Pioneer's Perspective on the Spatial Mismatch Literature
    Urban Studies, 2004, 41, (1), 7-32 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper A pioneer's perspective on the spatial mismatch literature, Proceedings (2001) (2001)
  2. Disruption versus Tiebout improvement: the costs and benefits of switching schools
    Journal of Public Economics, 2004, 88, (9-10), 1721-1746 Downloads View citations (125)
    See also Working Paper Disruption versus Tiebout Improvement: The Costs and Benefits of Switching Schools, NBER Working Papers (2001) Downloads View citations (16) (2001)
  3. Why Public Schools Lose Teachers
    Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39, (2) Downloads View citations (165)
    See also Working Paper Why Public Schools Lose Teachers, NBER Working Papers (2001) Downloads View citations (23) (2001)

2003

  1. Does peer ability affect student achievement?
    Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2003, 18, (5), 527-544 Downloads View citations (428)
    See also Working Paper Does Peer Ability Affect Student Achievement?, NBER Working Papers (2001) Downloads View citations (34) (2001)

2002

  1. Inferring Program Effects for Special Populations: Does Special Education Raise Achievement for Students with Disabilities?
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2002, 84, (4), 584-599 Downloads View citations (65)

2001

  1. A Tale of Two Cities: Relationships Between Urban Form, Car Ownership and Use and Implications for Public Policy
    Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 2001, 35, (1), 31-70 Downloads View citations (5)

1999

  1. Secrets of success: assessing the large increases in transit ridership achieved by Houston and San Diego transit providers
    Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 1999, 33, (7-8), 601-624 Downloads View citations (46)

1996

  1. Equality of education opportunity revisited
    New England Economic Review, 1996, (May), 87-114 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Moving to the Suburbs: Do Relocating Companies Leave Their Black Employees Behind?
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1996, 14, (3), 472-504 Downloads View citations (84)
    See also Working Paper Moving to the Suburbs: Do Relocating Companies Leave Their Black Employees Behind?, Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers (1991) (1991)

1992

  1. The Use of Straw Men in the Economic Evaluation of Rail Transport Projects
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (2), 487-93 Downloads View citations (6)

1991

  1. Commutes, quits, and moves
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1991, 29, (2), 153-165 Downloads View citations (50)

1989

  1. The Economics of Architecture and Urban Design: Some Preliminary Findings
    Real Estate Economics, 1989, 17, (2), 261-266 Downloads View citations (12)

1983

  1. America's Persistent Housing Crises: Errors in Analysis and Policy
    The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1983, 465, (1), 136-148 Downloads

1979

  1. Simulation of Housing Market Dynamics
    Real Estate Economics, 1979, 7, (4), 505-538 Downloads View citations (2)

1978

  1. The Impact of Urban Development on Auto Ownership and Transit Use
    Real Estate Economics, 1978, 6, (3), 305-326 Downloads View citations (1)

1977

  1. Reply to Michelle White's comment on "Cumulative Urban Growth and Urban Density Functions"
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1977, 4, (1), 113-117 Downloads

1974

  1. Cumulative urban growth and urban density functions
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1974, 1, (1), 61-98 Downloads View citations (30)
  2. Housing Market Discrimination, Homeownership, and Savings Behavior: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1974, 64, (1), 230-31 View citations (2)
  3. Reply to Stanley Masters' Comment on "Housing Segregation, Negro Employment, and Metropolitan Decentralization"
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1974, 88, (3), 513-519 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. What Should Housing Policies Be?
    Journal of Finance, 1974, 29, (2), 683-98 Downloads

1973

  1. A Simple Model of Housing Production and the Abandonment Problem
    Real Estate Economics, 1973, 1, (1), 79-106 Downloads View citations (3)

1972

  1. Housing Market Discrimination, Homeownership, and Savings Behavior
    American Economic Review, 1972, 62, (3), 263-77 Downloads View citations (54)

1971

  1. Rejoinder
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1971, 85, (1), 161-162 Downloads

1970

  1. Evaluating the Quality of the Residential Environment
    Environment and Planning A, 1970, 2, (1), 23-32 Downloads View citations (8)

1968

  1. Housing Segregation, Negro Employment, and Metropolitan Decentralization
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1968, 82, (2), 175-197 Downloads View citations (620)

1966

  1. The Big Cities’ Big Problem
    Challenge, 1966, 15, (1), 5-8 Downloads View citations (1)

1965

  1. Forecasting Car Ownership and Use
    Urban Studies, 1965, 2, (2), 163-185 Downloads View citations (2)

1964

  1. THE DEVELOPMENT OF URBAN TRANSPORTATION MODELS
    Papers in Regional Science, 1964, 14, (1), 147-173 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Urban Form, Car Ownership and Public Policy: an Appraisal of Traffic in Towns
    Urban Studies, 1964, 1, (2), 174-203 Downloads View citations (7)

1963

  1. AN ECONOMETRIC MODEL OF METROPOLITAN DEVELOPMENT
    Papers in Regional Science, 1963, 11, (1), 123-143 Downloads View citations (4)

1962

  1. THE JOURNEY‐TO‐WORK AS A DETERMINANT OF RESIDENTIAL LOCATION
    Papers in Regional Science, 1962, 9, (1), 137-160 Downloads View citations (19)

Books

1975

  1. Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (80)

1972

  1. Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (1)
  2. The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (32)

Chapters

1987

  1. Computer simulation models of urban location
    Chapter 21 in Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, 1987, vol. 2, pp 847-875 Downloads View citations (3)

1975

  1. A Theory of Urban Housing Markets and Spatial Structure
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 9-55 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Appendix A: Home Interview Schedules
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 301-316 Downloads
  3. Appendix B: Estimation of Value for Owner-Occupied Dwelling Units
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 317-319 Downloads
  4. Appendix C: Owning and Saving Versus Renting and Consuming
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 320-323 Downloads
  5. Appendix D: Weighted Expenditure Models
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 324-335 Downloads
  6. Appendix E: The Effect of Weighting on Attribute Prices
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 336-339 Downloads
  7. Appendix F: Rent and Value Models with Factor- Analytic Measures of Residential Quality
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 340-356 Downloads
  8. Appendix G: Attribute Demand Equations by Tenure Type
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 357-373 Downloads
  9. Appendix H: Vacancy Rates Among Sampled Dwelling Units
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 374-376 Downloads
  10. Characteristics of the Study Area and of the Data
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 92-117 Downloads
  11. Determinants of Housing Expenditures
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 154-189 Downloads View citations (1)
  12. Home Ownership, Home Purchase, and Household Mobility
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 118-136 Downloads
  13. Introduction to "Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis"
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 1-8 Downloads View citations (38)
  14. Joint Estimation of the Demand for Attributes
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 256-282 Downloads
  15. Major Findings on the Structure of Urban Housing Markets and the Effects of Racial Discrimination
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 283-300 Downloads
  16. Racial Discrimination and Home Ownership
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 137-153 Downloads
  17. Racial Discrimination in Urban Housing Markets
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 56-91 Downloads View citations (20)
  18. The Demand for Individual Housing Attributes
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 231-255 Downloads View citations (2)
  19. The Value of Housing Attributes
    A chapter in Housing Markets and Racial Discrimination: A Microeconomic Analysis, 1975, pp 190-230 Downloads

1972

  1. An Overview of the Model
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 24-55 Downloads
  2. Appendix A: Programming Considerations and Printed Output from the Model
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 175-191 Downloads
  3. Appendix B: The Choice of Housing Types Made by San Francisco Households
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 192-211 Downloads
  4. Appendix C: Analytics of the Two-stage Procedure for Estimating Gross Price Effects
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 212-215 Downloads
  5. Appendix D: A Summary of Major Variables and Program Operations
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 216-224 Downloads
  6. Atlanta Region Metropolitan Planning Study
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 45-52 Downloads
  7. Bay Area Simulation Study
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 60-67 Downloads
  8. Bay Area Transportation Study
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 68-77 Downloads
  9. Bibliography
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 225-228 Downloads
  10. Detroit Regional Transportation and Land-Use Study
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 53-59 Downloads
  11. Detroit and the Modeled City
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 73-82 Downloads
  12. Gross Price Effects and Estimation of Submarket Demand Parameters
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 129-162 Downloads
  13. Introduction to "Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization"
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 3-5 Downloads
  14. Land-Use Modeling: Current Problems and Future Directions
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 78-95 Downloads
  15. Land-Use-Transportation Planning Studies
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 6-16 Downloads
  16. Modeling Demographic Behavior: The Employment Location, Movers, and Vacancy Submodels
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 83-102 Downloads
  17. Modeling the Housing Market: Demand Allocation, Filtering, Supply, and Market-clearing Submodels
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 103-128 Downloads
  18. Puget Sound Regional Transportation Study
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 30-37 Downloads
  19. Relation of the NBER Model to Existing Models
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 9-23 Downloads
  20. Selected Sources And Index to "Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization"
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 96-100 Downloads
  21. Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission Study
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 38-44 Downloads
  22. Status of the Modeling Effort
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 163-174 Downloads
  23. Survey of Land-Use Modeling: An Overview
    A chapter in Empirical Models of Urban Land Use: Suggestions on Research Objectives and Organization, 1972, pp 17-29 Downloads
  24. The NBER Urban Simulation Model
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 1-8 Downloads View citations (25)
  25. Theoretical Issues and Practical Alternatives in Model Design
    A chapter in The Detroit Prototype of the NBER Urban Simulation Model, 1972, pp 56-72 Downloads

1965

  1. The Commuting and Residential Decisions of Central Business District Workers
    A chapter in Transportation Economics, 1965, pp 245-274 Downloads
 
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