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1.

The New Wave of Outsourcing

Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics Research Report Series No. 1103
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 4,984
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Taxing Undocumented Immigrants: Separate, Unequal and Without Representation

Tax Lawyer, Spring 2006, Harvard Latino Law Review, Spring 2006, Chapman University Law Research Paper No. 06-20
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 4,873
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House Prices, Home Equity-Based Borrowing, and the U.S. Household Leverage Crisis

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 09-20
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 May 2009 Last Revised: 21 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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4.

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 3,080
5.

The Impact of Refugee Crises on Host Labor Markets: The Case of the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8841
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Utrecht University, Statistics Netherlands and Utrecht University - Department of General Social Sciences
Downloads 2,716
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Mortgage Terminations, Heterogeneity and the Exercise of Mortgage Options

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Mar 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley, College of Letters & Science, Department of Economics (Deceased), National University of Singapore, Business School and the School of Design and Environment and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC) - Housing Economics and Financial Research

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Downloads 2,515
7.

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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8.

Evidence and Ideology in Assessing the Effectiveness of Financial Literacy Education

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 46, p. 415, 2009, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-08, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2008-6
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles

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Downloads 2,395
9.

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 2,059
10.

Recourse and Residential Mortgage Default: Evidence from U.S. States

Review of Financial Studies, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Working Paper No. 09-10R
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - School of Business - Department of Real Estate and Urban Land Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Downloads 2,026
11.

The German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP) - Evolution, Scope and Enhancements

SOEPpaper No. 1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) (Deceased) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 1,922
12.

Loan Originations and Defaults in the Mortgage Crisis: The Role of the Middle Class

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2546427, Duke I&E Research Paper No. 15-8
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Duke University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 1,886
13.

Understanding Recent Trends in House Prices and Home Ownership

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1630, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 28, Yale ICF Working Paper No. 07-16
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Cowles Foundation

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Downloads 1,742
14.

Are Home Prices the Next Bubble?

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 10, No. 3, December 2004
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Dec 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Research Department and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 1,481
15.

Subprime Facts: What (We Think) We Know about the Subprime Crisis and What We Don't

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 08-2
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, University of Lausanne and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
Downloads 1,470
16.

Does Hazardous Waste Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market and the Superfund Program

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-27, FEEM Working Paper No. 149.05
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management

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Downloads 1,467
17.

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 1,461
18.

Selection and Moral Hazard in the Reverse Mortgage Market

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Baruch College - Zicklin School Business - Real Estate Department
Downloads 1,425
19.

Cutting the Losses: Reassessing the Costs of Import Competition to Workers and Communities

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Gallup
Downloads 1,389
20.

The Impact of Student Loan Debt on Small Business Formation

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

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Downloads 1,386
21.

Financial Literacy and Financial Planning: Evidence from India

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 1,312
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Anatomy of a Train Wreck: Causes of the Mortgage Meltdown

HOUSING AMERICA: BUILDING OUT OF A CRISIS, Benjamin Powell, Randall Holcomb, eds., Transaction Publishers, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics
Downloads 1,283
23.

Systemic Risk and the Refinancing Ratchet Effect

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4750-09, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 1472892
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 1,271
24.

Socioeconomic Rights of Refugees in Times of Crisis: The Case of Palestinians in Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 1,158
25.

House Prices and the Macroeconomy in Europe: Results from a Structural VAR Analysis

ECB Working Paper No. 18
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 29 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Board - Trade and Financial Studies
Downloads 1,117
26.

India Migration Bibliography

Number of pages: 183 Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore - Department of Economics and Social Sciences
Downloads 1,103
27.

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 1,097
28.

Housing as an Internal Leading Sector In The Palestinian Economy

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 1,033
29.

A Critical Review of Literature on the Hedonic Price Model

International Journal for Housing Science and Its Applications 27 (2), 145-165, 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 09 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,027
30.

Non-Recourse, No Down Payment and the Mortgage Meltdown: Lessons from Undercapitalization

Fordham Journal of Corporate and Financial Law, Vol. 16, p. 529, 2011, Bar Ilan University Public Law Working Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School and Ono Academic College
Downloads 1,012
31.

Why Do the Swiss Rent?

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Florida Atlantic University and University of Geneva - Geneva School of Economics and Management (GSEM)

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Downloads 1,000
32.

The Rural-Non-Farm Economy, Livelihoods and their Diversification: Issues and Options

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 994
33.

Subprime Lending and the Housing Bubble: Tail Wags Dog?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, California State University at Fullerton and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 970
34.

The Determinants of Gentrification

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 May 2007 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Public Policy Institute of California
Downloads 967
35.

Housing Speculation and Housing Price Bubble in Korea

KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 04-06
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
KDI School of Public Policy and Management and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 962
36.

Housing Affordability in Three Dimensions: Price, Income and Interest Rates

Milken Institute Policy Brief No. 31
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
STP Advisory Services, LLC and Milken Institute
Downloads 953
37.

Risk-Based Pricing and the Enhancement of Mortgage Credit Availability among Underserved and Higher Credit-Risk Populations

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Sep 2002
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore, Business School and the School of Design and Environment and University of California, Los Angeles - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 914
38.

The Long-Run Relationship between House Prices and Income: Evidence from Local Housing Markets

FEDS Working Paper No. 2003-17
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Board - Research & Statistics

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39.

China’s 'New Generation' Rural-Urban Migrants: Migration Motivation and Migration Patterns

Migration Information Source, 2012.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of the District of Columbia
Downloads 863
40.

Women's Place: Urban Planning, Housing Design, and Work-Family Balance

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 76, 2008, Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 07-12
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 856
41.

Smart Cities: Explaining the Relationship between City Growth and Human Capital

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 853
42.

Getting at Systemic Risk Via an Agent-Based Model of the Housing Market

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1852
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Cowles Foundation, George Mason University - Department of Computational Social Science, Institute for New Economic Thinking, Brown University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, George Mason University - Department of Computational Social Science, George Mason University - Department of Computational Social Science and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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43.

State and Local Anti-Predatory Lending Laws: The Effect of Legal Enforcement Mechanisms

Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 60, p. 47, 2008
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Suffolk University Law School, Boston College Law School, Marquette University - Dept. of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Department of Real Estate
Downloads 845
44.

Financial Literacy and Subprime Mortgage Delinquency: Evidence from a Survey Matched to Administrative Data

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Working Paper Series No. 2010-10
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, University of Lausanne and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 826
45.

The Housing Meltdown: Why Did it Happen in the United States?

BIS Working Paper No. 259
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Reserve Bank of Australia
Downloads 822
46.

Financial Counseling, Financial Literacy, and Household Decision Making

Pension Research Council WP 2010-34
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 817
47.

The Financial Accelerator: Evidence from International Housing Markets

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Arizona State University and Cornell University
Downloads 800
48.

Woodhead Behavior and the Pricing of Residential Mortgages

NUS Institute of Real Estate Studies Working Paper Series IRES2012-025
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore, Business School and the School of Design and Environment and University of California, Berkeley, College of Letters & Science, Department of Economics (Deceased)
Downloads 800
49.

Should I Buy or Should I Rent: And What is an Appropriate Discount Rate for Housing Consumption in Household Finance?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 09 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Stirling - Accounting and Finance Division
Downloads 786
50.

The Economic Effects of Social Networks: Evidence from the Housing Market

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 29 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Facebook, Harvard University, New York University (NYU) and New York University (NYU)

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