EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

An examination of geographic heterogeneity in price effects of superfund site remediation

Ralph Mastromonaco and Peter Maniloff ()

Economics Letters, 2018, vol. 171, issue C, 23-28

Abstract: This paper investigates heterogeneity in housing market reactions to Superfund site remediation using housing transaction spanning four Metropolitan Statistical Areas. Local housing price effects for site status changes in the Superfund program are estimated and allowed to vary by geography. Total price effects appear to be consistent across the country, but prices appreciate at a different stage of cleanup in Philadelphia than in other sample cities.

Keywords: Hedonics; Non-market valuation; Superfund; Hazardous waste (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2018
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165176518302490
Full text for ScienceDirect subscribers only

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:171:y:2018:i:c:p:23-28

Access Statistics for this article

Economics Letters is currently edited by Economics Letters Editorial Office

More articles in Economics Letters from Elsevier
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Dana Niculescu ().

 
Page updated 2019-09-18
Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:171:y:2018:i:c:p:23-28