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1.

Underwater and Not Walking Away: Shame, Fear and the Social Management of the Housing Crisis

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 971, 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 09-35
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 09 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 19,463
2.

Explaining the Housing Bubble

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 100, No. 4, pp. 1177-1258, University of Pennsylvania Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-15, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-60, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-16
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 01 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Department of Real Estate
Downloads 7,634
3.

The Importance of Transportation in Tourism Sector

7th Silk Road International Conference “Challenges and Opportunities of Sustainable Economic Development in Eurasian Countries”, May 24, 2012 – May 26, 2012,
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Qafqaz University
Downloads 4,426
4.

There's an App for That: Mobile Applications for Urban Planning

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU)
Downloads 4,234
5.

Ending the Local Tax Deduction

Tax Notes, Vol. 149, No. 7, November 16, 2015, p. 955
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
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Rural-Urban Migration in Developing Countries: A Survey of Theoretical Predictions and Empirical Findings

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3915
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 3,090
8.

The Real-Time City? Big Data and Smart Urbanism

A revised version of this paper, including two new sections, has been published in GeoJournal 79(1):1-14, 2014
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
National University of Ireland, Maynooth (Maynooth University) - NIRSA
Downloads 3,072
9.

A Long Run House Price Index: The Herengracht Index, 1628-1973

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Mar 1996
Working Paper Series
University of Maastricht - Limburg Institute of Financial Economics (LIFE)

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Downloads 2,783
10.

Corporate Governance in Hong Kong: Key Problems and Prospects

CUHK Centre for Accounting Disclosure and Corporate Governance Research Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong Baptist University
Downloads 2,756
11.

An Economic Theory of Infrastructure and Commons Management

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 917-1030, April 2005
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 14 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Villanova University - School of Law
Downloads 2,740
12.

Housing in the New Millennium: A Home Without Equity is Just a Rental with Debt

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Graham Fisher & Co.
Downloads 2,708
13.

Why Has Regional Income Convergence in the U.S. Declined?

HKS Working Paper No. RWP12-028
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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Downloads 2,514
14.

Corruption and Decentralized Public Governance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3824
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 2,347
15.

The U.S. Financial Crisis: A Summary of Causes & Consequences

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Portland State University - School of Business Administration
Downloads 2,144
16.

A History of Housing Prices in Australia 1880-2010

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2010 ECON 18
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics
Downloads 2,073
17.

The Role of Urban Planning in Achieving Sustainable Urban Development

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, No. 11, pp. 23-26, 2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Islamic Azad University (IAU) - Department of Art and Architecture, Science and Research Branch and Islamic Azad University - Faculty of Art & Architecture; Urbanism Collage, Najafabad Branch
Downloads 1,987
18.

Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility of Family Firms in Hong Kong: A Case Study of Hutchison Whampoa Limited (HWL)

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton China
Downloads 1,854
19.

An Examination of the Effects of Budgetary Control on Performance: Evidence from the Cities

AAA 2008 MAS Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Louisville - College of Business and Northern Illinois University - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 1,827
20.

Taxi Industry Regulation, Deregulation, and Reregulation: The Paradox of Market Failure

University of Denver College of Law, Transportation Law Journal, Vol. 24, Issue 1, pp. 73-120 (1996)
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University
Downloads 1,824
21.

Risk, Race, & Recidivism: Predictive Bias and Disparate Impact

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley and Government of the United States of America - Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts
Downloads 1,799
22.

How Overregulation Creates Sprawl (Even in a City without Zoning)

Wayne Law Review, Vol. 50, p. 1171, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 170
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 1,701
23.

Does the Structure and Composition of the Board Matter? The Case of Nonprofit Organizations

Yale SOM Working Paper No. PM-04
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

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Downloads 1,684
24.

The Impact of Building Restrictions on Housing Affordability

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 2, June 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Real Estate Department
Downloads 1,517
25.

On Local Housing Supply Elasticity

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 1,476
26.

Fast Food: Oppression Through Poor Nutrition

California Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 2221, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hawai'i William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 1,437
27.

Infrastructure and Growth in Developing Countries: Recent Advances and Research Challenges

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4460
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE)
Downloads 1,408
28.

Delusion and Deception in Large Infrastructure Projects: Two Models for Explaining and Preventing Executive Disaster

California Management Review, vol. 51, no. 2, pp. 170-193
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School, The University of Sydney and The University of Sydney
Downloads 1,395
29.

Infrastructure and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4712
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
Downloads 1,371
30.

The City as a Commons

34 Yale L. & Pol'y Rev. 281 (2016)
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 30 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University and Università degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi
Downloads 1,258
31.

It Takes a Village: Municipal Condemnation Proceedings and Public/Private Partnerships for Mortgage Loan Modification, Value Preservation, and Local Economic Recovery

Stanford Journal of Law, Business, and Finance, Vol. 18, No. 121, 2013, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-12
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Law School
Downloads 1,236
32.

An Event Study of Reverse Stock Splits in Hong Kong Market

EFMA 2003 Helsinki Meetings
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,233
33.

Sustainable Cities: Oxymoron or the Shape of the Future?

Harvard Business School Organizational Behavior Unit Working Paper No. 11-062, Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 11-062
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School, Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit and Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,230
34.

Machine Learning and the Spatial Structure of House Prices and Housing Returns

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and New York University
Downloads 1,201
35.

Are House Prices Rising Too Fast in China?

IMF Working Paper No. 10/274
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Independent
Downloads 1,194
36.

Sprawl and Urban Growth

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2004
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and University of Southern California

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Downloads 1,163
37.

Lessons from Gurgaon, India's Private City

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-32
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics, SUNY Purchase College and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,134
38.

France's Burning Issue: Understanding the Urban Riots of November 2005

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Faculty of Social Sciences - University of Ottawa, Middlesex University - School of Law and National University of Ireland, Galway - Department of French
Downloads 1,128
39.

The Incidence of Housing Voucher Generosity

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
New York University and Harvard University
Downloads 1,123
40.

Theoretical Framework of Financing Subsidized Housing in a Developing Environment

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 1,106
41.

Entrepreneurship and Urban Success: Toward a Policy Consensus

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Schar School of Policy and Government, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, Pennsylvania State University - The Northeastern Regional Center for Rural Development, Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 1,074
42.

The Changing Forces of Urban Economic Development: Globalization and City Competitiveness in the 21st Century

Cityscape, Vol. 3, No. 3, 1998
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Apr 1999
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Management, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Management-Strategy Area and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Management-Strategy Area
Downloads 1,070
43.

Smart Grid Economics: Policy Guidance Through Competitive Simulation

ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2010-043-LIS
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Cologne - Institute of Energy Economics, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Downloads 1,064
44.

Bike-Share Systems: Accessibility and Availability

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 15-04
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management
Downloads 1,060
45.

Housing as an Internal Leading Sector In The Palestinian Economy

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 1,048
46.

The Sharing Economy and Housing Affordability: Evidence from Airbnb

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
Downloads 1,047
47.

Some Urban Problems in Dhaka City of Bangladesh and Proposal for Introducing 'Service Tunne' (Setu) and 'Planned Urban Residential Area' (Pura)

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology - Department of Architecture
Downloads 1,035
48.

Impact of Packaging on the Buying Behaviour of Consumers in a Communicationally Remote Urban Area

Research Bulletin of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India, Vol. 27, pp. 200-204, 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Assam University
Downloads 1,033
49.

A Review of the Chinese Gini Coefficient from 1978 to 2008

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, University of Edinburgh - Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,028
50.

Does Government Funding Alter Nonprofit Governance? Evidence from New York City Nonprofit Contractors

Yale SOM Working Paper No. PM-03
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Yale School of Management
Downloads 1,019