Morris A. Davis

Rutgers Business School

Professor, Department of Finance and Economics

Rutgers Business School

One Washington Park #1092

Newark, NJ 07102

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

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Citation 11

Macroeconomic Implications of Agglomeration

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 10-12
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2011
Morris A. Davis, Jonas D. M. Fisher and Toni M. Whited
Rutgers Business School, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Economic Research Department and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Balanced Growth, Economic Growth, Productivity, Externalities, Increasing Returns, Agglomeration, Density

Macroeconomic Implications of Agglomeration

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2011
Morris A. Davis, Jonas D. M. Fisher and Toni M. Whited
Rutgers Business School, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Economic Research Department and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Balanced Growth, Economic Growth, Productivity, Externalities, Agglomeration

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Housing, House Prices, and the Equity Premium Puzzle

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Morris A. Davis and Robert F. Martin
Rutgers Business School and Federal Reserve Board - International Finance Division
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Citation 11

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House prices, housing, equity premium

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Citation 149

Housing and the Business Cycle

Finance and Economics Discussion Paper No. 2004-11
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Apr 2004
Morris A. Davis and Jonathan Heathcote
Rutgers Business School and Minneapolis Fed
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Residential investment, co-movement, home production, multisector models

Housing and the Business Cycle

International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 751-784, August 2005
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jul 2005
Morris A. Davis and Jonathan Heathcote
Rutgers Business School and Minneapolis Fed
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Citation 20

Housing, Finance and the Macroeconomy

Handbook of Regional Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Morris A. Davis and Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh
Rutgers Business School and Columbia University Graduate School of Business
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housing, macroeconomics, asset pricing, review

Housing, Finance and the Macroeconomy

NBER Working Paper No. w20287
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 24 Jul 2014
Morris A. Davis and Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh
Rutgers Business School and Columbia University Graduate School of Business
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Who Benefits from Place-Based Policies? Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Aug 2020
Alina Arefeva, Morris A. Davis, Andra C. Ghent and Minseon Park
UW Madison - Wisconsin School Business, Rutgers Business School, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison
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Placed-Based Policies, Opportunity Zones, Tax Incentives

The Price and Quantity of Residential Land in the United States

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 28 Sep 2004
Morris A. Davis and Jonathan Heathcote
Rutgers Business School and Minneapolis Fed
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Land, housing, house prices, land prices

The Price and Quantity of Residential Land in the United States

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5333
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jan 2006
Morris A. Davis and Jonathan Heathcote
Rutgers Business School and Minneapolis Fed
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Housing, land prices

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A Trend and Variance Decomposition of the Rent-Price Ratio in Housing Markets

FEDS Working Paper No. 2006-29
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Federal Reserve Board - Research & Statistics, Rutgers Business School, Federal Reserve Board - International Finance Division and U.S. Division of Monetary Affairs
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Rent-price ratio, house price, housing rents, interest rate

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The Price of Residential Land in Large U.S. Cities

FEDS Working Paper No. 2006-26
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Nov 2006
Morris A. Davis and Michael Palumbo
Rutgers Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Flow of Funds Section
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Home prices, land prices, construction costs, value of residential land, metropolitan areas

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Household Expenditures, Wages, Rents

CESifo Working Paper No. 2156
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Morris A. Davis and François Ortalo-Magné
Rutgers Business School and Wisconsin School of Business
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household expenditures, housing prices, Cobb-Douglas utility

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Residential Land Values in the Washington, DC Metro Area: New Insights from Big Data

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2016
Rutgers Business School, American Enterprise Institute, American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and FNC, Inc
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Land, Housing, House Prices, Housing Boom and Bust, Financial Crisis

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Default when Current House Prices are Uncertain

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Nov 2014
Morris A. Davis and Erwan Quintin
Rutgers Business School and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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uncertainty, default, housing, house value, under water

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Gross Migration, Housing and Urban Population Dynamics

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Dec 2013
Morris A. Davis, Jonas D. M. Fisher and Marcelo Veracierto
Rutgers Business School, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Economic Research Department and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Research Department
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migration, housing, urban population dynamics

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Neighborhood Effects and Housing Vouchers

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2017-2
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2020
Morris A. Davis, Jesse Gregory, Daniel A. Hartley and Kegon Tan
Rutgers Business School, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Demographics, Neighborhood Choice, Neighborhood Effects, Moving to Opportunity, Poverty, Vouchers

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The Role of Housing in Labor Reallocation

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2010-18
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Dec 2010
Morris A. Davis, Jonas D. M. Fisher and Marcelo Veracierto
Rutgers Business School, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Economic Research Department and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Research Department
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Migration, Cities, Housing markets, Labor markets

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Housing, Home Production, and the Equity and Value Premium Puzzles

FRB International Finance Discussion Paper No. 931
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Morris A. Davis and Robert F. Martin
Rutgers Business School and Federal Reserve Board - International Finance Division
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elasticity of eubstitution, durable consumption, house prices

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The Impact of Federal Housing Policy on Housing Demand and Homeownership: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jan 2018
Rutgers Business School, American Enterprise Institute, American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
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Housing Demand, House Values, Housing Policy, FHA

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Questioning Homeownership as a Public Policy Goal

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 626, May 15, 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Feb 2013
Morris A. Davis
Rutgers Business School
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homeownership in the US, government housing policy, house prices, homeownership rates, taxbreaks for homeowners, mortgage interest subsidies, public policy, government policy

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Citation 9

On the Nature of Self-Assessed House Prices

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Jun 2016
Morris A. Davis and Erwan Quintin
Rutgers Business School and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Housing, House Prices, Price Indexes, Kalman Filter, Self-Assessments, Housing Boom, Housing Bust

On the Nature of Self‐Assessed House Prices

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 45, Issue 3, pp. 628-649, 2017
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Aug 2017
Morris A. Davis and Erwan Quintin
Rutgers Business School and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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A Stochastic Dynamic Model of the Mental Health of Children

International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 837-866, August 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jul 2005
Morris A. Davis and E. Michael Foster
Rutgers Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Homework in Monetary Economics: Inflation, Home Production, and the Production of Homes

NBER Working Paper No. w18276
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
S. Borağan Aruoba, Morris A. Davis and Randall Wright
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Rutgers Business School and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Finance, Investment and Banking
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Place-Based Redistribution in Simple Location-Choice Models

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2020
Morris A. Davis and Jesse Gregory
Rutgers Business School and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Redistribution, Urban Economics, Optimal Policies

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A Primer on the Economics and Time Series Econometrics of Wealth Effects

FEDS Working Paper 2001-09
Posted: 23 Feb 2001
Morris A. Davis and Michael Palumbo
Rutgers Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Flow of Funds Section

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Consumption Function, Life Cycle Model