Salim Furth

George Mason University - Mercatus Center

3434 Washington Blvd., 4th Floor

Arlington, VA 22201

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

DOWNLOADS

802

SSRN CITATIONS

7

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

Ideas:
“  I'm currently working on measuring land use regulation and finding innovative policy approaches to expand housing opportunity in America.  ”

Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

When the Moratorium Expires: Three Quick Steps to Reduce Eviction

Mercatus COVID-19 Response Policy Brief
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 31 Jul 2020
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 191 (220,653)
Citation 1

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eviction, housing policy, coronavirus, coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19, public health, economics, quarantine, economy, economic crisis

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California Zoning: Housing Construction and a New Ranking of Local Land Use Regulation

Mercatus Research Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Oct 2019
Salim Furth and Olivia Gonzalez
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University, Department of Economics, Students
Downloads 99 (370,048)

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zoning, land use, regulation, housing supply, California

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Do Minimum-Lot-Size Regulations Limit Housing Supply in Texas?

Mercatus Research Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 May 2019 Last Revised: 07 May 2019
M. Nolan Gray and Salim Furth
Independent and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 90 (387,771)
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zoning, subdivision regulation, suburban development, lot size, mini- mum lot size, minimum lot area, housing

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Policies to Help Communities Recover: Housing Restrictions

Mercatus COVID-19 Response Policy Brief
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 31 Jul 2020
Emily Hamilton, Salim Furth and M. Nolan Gray
George Mason University - Mercatus Center, George Mason University - Mercatus Center and Independent
Downloads 84 (407,074)

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housing policy, rental market, housing supply, coronavirus, coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19, public health, economics, quarantine, economy, economic crisis

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The Link Between Local Zoning Policy and Housing Affordability in America’s Cities

Mercatus Policy Brief
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Apr 2020
Kevin Erdmann, Salim Furth and Emily Hamilton
The Mercatus Center at George Mason University, George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 75 (431,315)
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housing, mortgage finance, housing policy, housing supply, housing demand, housing markets, urban planning, urban development

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Housing Supply in the 2010s

Mercatus Research Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2019
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 59 (491,636)
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housing supply, residential construction, urban growth, zoning, land use regulation, rent, elasticity of housing supply, nonparametric estimation, institutions

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Policies to Help Communities Recover: Commuting

Mercatus COVID-19 Response Policy Brief
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 31 Jul 2020
M. Nolan Gray, Salim Furth and Emily Hamilton
Independent, George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 38 (583,666)

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commuting, coronavirus, coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19, public health, economics, quarantine, economy, economic crisis

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Measuring Inflation Accurately

BACKGROUNDER | NO. 3213, June 23, 2017
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Aug 2020
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 34 (606,157)

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Inflation, Price Index, CPI, PCE, Wage Stagnation

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Policies to Help Communities Recover: Economic Uncertainty

Mercatus COVID-19 Response Policy Brief Series
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 31 Jul 2020
Salim Furth, M. Nolan Gray and Emily Hamilton
George Mason University - Mercatus Center, Independent and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 29 (636,993)

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housing policy, commuting, rental market, housing supply, coronavirus, coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19, public health, economics, quarantine, economy, economic crisis

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Foundations and Microfoundations: Building Houses on Regulated Land

Mercatus Center Working Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Nov 2021
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 24 (672,099)

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Zoning, Housing, Minimum lot size

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Conducting the 2020 Census under Risk of Contagion

Mercatus COVID-19 Response Policy Brief Series
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Sep 2020
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 19 (710,881)

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COVID-19, pandemic, healthcare, coronavirus, demography, survey, US Constitution

12.

Regulating without Zoning in Maine Towns

Mercatus Working Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Jan 2022
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 18 (718,955)

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Zoning, land use regulation, local government

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Terms of Trade Volatility and Precautionary Savings in Developing Economies

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Aug 2020
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 15 (744,413)

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terms of trade volatility, precautionary savings, GDP growth, developing countries

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New Urban Econ Research Shows the Macroeconomic Benefits of Big Cities

Mercatus Special Study
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Jun 2020
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 13 (762,637)

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urban planning, urban economics, economic policy, literature review, cities

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Does Census Hiring Stimulate Jobs Growth?

IZA Journal of Labor Policy (2020) 10:1
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Aug 2020
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 8 (811,116)
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census; government employment; fiscal policy

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Risky Adoption

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Mar 2019
Salim Furth
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 6 (831,732)

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volatility, risky investment, adoption, technology