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Anti-congestion policies in cities with public transportation

Akin C. Buyukeren and Tomoru Hiramatsu.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2016; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Publicly Provided Goods; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Transportation Systems; Regional Government Analysis. 9966 words.

We study how congestion tolls and an urban growth boundary should be designed optimally in a monocentric city with both car and public transit commuting from the suburbs to the central...

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Automobile Fuel Economy Standards: Impacts, Efficiency, and Alternatives

Soren T. Anderson, Ian W. H. Parry, James M. Sallee and Carolyn Fischer.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

January 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Energy Economics; Transportation Systems; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 9079 words.

This article discusses automobile fuel economy standards in the United States and other countries. We first describe how these programs affect the automobile market, including impacts on...

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Can Urban Planning Reduce Obesity? The Role of Self-Selection in Explaining the Link between Weight and Urban Sprawl*

Andrew J. Plantinga and Stephanie Bernell.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Regional Government Analysis; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Transportation Systems. 2663 words.

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Chicken or egg? The PVAR econometrics of transportation

Gabriel M. Ahlfeldt, Kristoffer Moeller and Nicolai Wendland.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic History; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Transportation Systems. 10735 words.

To analyse the mutually dependent relationship between local economic performance, demand for and supply of transport services, we employ the structural panel VAR method that is popular in...

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Density and dispersion: the co-development of land use and rail in London

David Levinson.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2008; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Economic History; Household Analysis; Transportation Systems. 10430 words.

This article examines the changes that occurred in the rail network and density of population in London during the 19th and 20th centuries. It aims to disentangle the ‘chicken and egg’...

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Divergences in Long-Run Trends in the Prices of Energy and Energy Services

Roger Fouquet.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

January 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Technological Change; Research and Development; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Energy Economics; Transportation Systems; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 10624 words.

This article presents new evidence on very long-run trends in the prices of energy and energy services, such as heat, power, transport, and light, using seven hundred years of data for the...

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Does infrastructure investment lead to economic growth or economic fragility? Evidence from China

Atif Ansar, Bent Flyvbjerg, Alexander Budzier and Daniel Lunn.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Publicly Provided Goods; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Economic Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Transportation Systems. 13419 words.

China’s three-decade infrastructure investment boom shows few signs of abating. Is China’s economic growth a consequence of its purposeful investment? Is China a prodigy in delivering...

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The Effect of Fast-Food Availability on Obesity: An Analysis by Gender, Race, and Residential Location

Richard A. Dunn.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Transportation Systems. 10038 words.

This paper employs an identification strategy based on county-level variation in the number of fast-food restaurants to investigate the effect of fast-food availability on weight outcomes...

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The Effects of Housing Prices, Wages, and Commuting Time on Joint Residential and Job Location Choices

Kim S. So, Peter F. Orazem and Daniel M. Otto.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2001; p ublished online November 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Household Analysis; Transportation Systems. 0 words.

An empirical model of joint decisions of where to live and where to work demonstrates that individuals make residential and job location choices by trading off wages, housing prices, and...

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Employment Growth and the Allocation of New Jobs: Spatial Spillovers of Economic and Fiscal Impacts*

Mitch Renkow.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Economics; Demand and Supply of Labour; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis; Transportation Systems. 2503 words.

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