Stephen L. Ross

University of Connecticut - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

365 Fairfield Way, U-1063

Storrs, CT 06269-1063

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

The Optimal Capital Structure of Banks Under Deposit Insurance and Capital Requirements

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Mar 2006
Xiaozhong Liang, Stephen L. Ross and John P. Harding
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - School of Business - Center for Real Estate and Urban Economic Studies
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Capital Structure, Risk Exposure, Banks, Contingent Claims Model, VaR

The Vulnerability of Minority Homeowners in the Housing Boom and Bust

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 145
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 May 2013 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2015
Patrick J. Bayer, Fernando V. Ferreira and Stephen L. Ross
Duke University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Identifying Individual and Group Effects in the Presence of Sorting: A Neighborhood Effects Application

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 51
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 May 2010
Patrick J. Bayer and Stephen L. Ross
Duke University - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
Downloads 188 (158,591)
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Identifying Individual and Group Effects in the Presence of Sorting: A Neighborhood Effects Application

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-07-03
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Patrick J. Bayer and Stephen L. Ross
Duke University - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Identifying Individual and Group Effects in the Presence of Sorting: A Neighborhood Effects Application

NBER Working Paper No. w12211
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2006
Patrick J. Bayer and Stephen L. Ross
Duke University - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Place of Work and Place of Residence: Informal Hiring Networks and Labor Market Outcomes

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 927, Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Patrick J. Bayer, Stephen L. Ross and Giorgio Topa
Duke University - Department of Economics, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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Neighborhood Effects, Job Referrals, Social Interactions, Social Networks, Labor

Place of Work and Place of Residence: Informal Hiring Networks and Labor Market Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w11019
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2010
Patrick J. Bayer, Stephen L. Ross and Giorgio Topa
Duke University - Department of Economics, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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Racial Bias in Motor Vehicle Searches: Additional Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 May 2003
Dhammika Dharmapala and Stephen L. Ross
University of Chicago Law School and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Prejudice, Discrimination, Law enforcement, Motor vehicle searches

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The Housing and Educational Consequences of the School Choice Provisions of NCLB: Evidence from Charlotte, NC

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Stephen B. Billings, Eric J. Brunner and Stephen L. Ross
University of Colorado - Boulder, University of Connecticut and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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housing market, residential mobility, failing schools

Economics and Ideology: Causal Evidence of the Impact of Economic Conditions on Support for Redistribution and Other Ballot Proposals

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 50
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Jun 2008
Eric J. Brunner, Stephen L. Ross and Ebonya L. Washington
University of Connecticut, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Voting, Employment, Taxes, Expenditures

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Retail Agglomeration and Competition Externalities: Evidence from Openings and Closings of Multiline Department Stores in the US

Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2018
John M. Clapp, Stephen L. Ross and Tingyu Zhou
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Florida State University
Downloads 90 (280,072)
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Multi-line Department Stores, Shopping Centers, Openings, Closings, Bias-Corrected Probit

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Change and Persistence in the Economic Status of Neighborhoods and Cities

Forthcoming in The Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics. Vol. 5 (Eds. G. Duranton, V. Henderson, W. Strange). Elsevier Science/North Holland
Number of pages: 117 Posted: 07 Dec 2014
Stuart S. Rosenthal and Stephen L. Ross
Syracuse University - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
Downloads 87 (286,132)
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Neighborhood income dynamics; city income dynamics; durable housing; transportation infrastructure; spillovers; persistence, path dependence, and cycles.

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Homeowners, Renters and the Political Economy of Property Taxation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Eric J. Brunner, Stephen L. Ross and Becky Simonsen
University of Connecticut, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Columbia University
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Homeowners, renters, political economy, property tax, Proposition 13, tax burden, renter effect

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The Race to the Suburb: The Location of the Poor in a Metropolitan Area

University of Colorado at Boulder Economics Department, Vol. 7, No. 1
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Sep 2007
Charles De Bartolome and Stephen L. Ross
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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urban, equilibria, poor

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Wage Premia in Employment Clusters: Agglomeration or Worker Heterogeneity?

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 10-04
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
Shihe Fu and Stephen L. Ross
Xiamen University - The Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE) and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Agglomeration, Wages, Sorting, Locational Equilibrium, Human Capital Externalities

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Who's in Charge of the Inner City? The Conflict between Efficiency and Equity in the Design of a Metropolitan Area

University of Colorado Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Feb 2003
Charles De Bartolome and Stephen L. Ross
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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urban, equilibria, poor, welfare

Race-Specific Agglomeration Economies: Social Distance and the Black-White Wage Gap

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-13-24
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 May 2013
Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat, Shihe Fu and Stephen L. Ross
Duke University, Xiamen University - The Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE) and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Black White Wage Gap, Agglomeration Economies, Human Capital Externalities

Are Shirking and Leisure Substitutable? An Empirical Test of Efficiency Wages Based on Urban Economic Theory

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2601
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Stephen L. Ross and Yves Zenou
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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efficiency wage, leisure, urban unemployment

Are Shirking and Leisure Substitutable? An Empirical Test of Efficiency Wages Based on Urban Economic Theory

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6128
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 May 2008
Stephen L. Ross and Yves Zenou
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Efficiency wage, leisure, urban unemployment

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The Location of the Poor in a Metropolitan Area: Positive and Normative Analysis

University of Colorado Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Feb 2003
Charles De Bartolome and Stephen L. Ross
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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urban, equilibria, poor, welfare

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Housing Discrimination Among Available Housing Units in 2012: Do Paired Testing Studies Understate Housing Discrimination?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
Rob Pitingolo and Stephen L. Ross
The Urban Institute and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Housing Discrimination, Paired Tests, Reweighting, Advertisement Sample, Telephone Inquiry, New Measure, Gross Measure, Triad Tests

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Public School Choice and Integration: Evidence from Durham, North Carolina

Center for Policy Research Working Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Robert Bifulco, Helen F. Ladd and Stephen L. Ross
Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research, Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Racial segregation, School Choice

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Looking the Other Way: A Critique of the Fair-Lending Enforcement System and a Plan to Fix it

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Stephen L. Ross and John Yinger
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Syracuse University, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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Now You See it, Now You Don't: Why Do Real Estate Agents Withhold Available Houses from Black Customers?

Syracuse University Center for Policy Research Working Paper No. 24
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Apr 2011
Jan Ondrich, Stephen L. Ross and John Yinger
Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Syracuse University, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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Schools and Housing Markets: An Examination of School Segregation and Performance in Connecticut

Economic Journal, Vol. 114, No. 499, pp. F425-F440, November 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Oct 2004
John M. Clapp and Stephen L. Ross
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
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Schools and Housing Markets: An Examination of School Segregation and Performance in Connecticut

University of Connecticut Working Paper
Posted: 06 Dec 2002
John M. Clapp and Stephen L. Ross
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics

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Education, School Performance, School Segregation, Residential sorting, Housing Price

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The Impact of Property Condition Disclosure Laws on Housing Prices: Evidence from an Event Study Using Propensity Scores

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2012
Posted: 27 Jun 2012
Anupam Nanda and Stephen L. Ross
University of Reading - School of Real Estate & Planning, Henley Business School and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics

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Property condition disclosure, Housing price index, Propensity score matching, Event study

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Uncovering Discrimination: A Comparison of the Methods Used by Scholars and Civil Rights Enforcement Officials

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 8, Issue 3, pp. 562-614, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Stephen L. Ross and John Yinger
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Syracuse University, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs

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Equilibria with Local Governments and Commuting: Income Sorting V. Income Mixing

Journal of Urban Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Jan 2003
Charles De Bartolome and Stephen L. Ross
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics

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Community, sorting, capitalization

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Segregation and Racial Preferences: An Analysis of Choice Based on Satisfaction and Outcome Measures

University of Connecticut Working Paper
Posted: 06 Dec 2002
Stephen L. Ross
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics

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Race, Segregation, Preferences, Discrimination

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Redlining, the Community Reinvestment Act, and Private Mortgage Insurance

Journal of Urban Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Nov 2002
Stephen L. Ross and Geoffrey M. B. Tootell
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Community Reinvestment Act, Private Mortgage Insurance, Redlining, Mortgage Lending, Discrimination

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Racial Differences in Homeownership: The Effect of Residential Location

Regional Science and Urban Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Nov 2002
Yongheng Deng, Stephen L. Ross and Susan M. Wachter
Wisconsin School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Connecticut - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Department of Real Estate

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Homeownership, Residential Location, Race, Credit Constraints, Equity Risk

Mortgage Lending Discrimination and Racial Differences in Loan Default

Posted: 01 Mar 1996
Stephen L. Ross
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics

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Mortgage Lending Discrimination and Racial Differences in Loan Default

J. OF HOUSING RESEARCH, Vol. 7 No. 1
Posted: 25 Oct 1996
Stephen L. Ross
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics

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