The Resource Brookings-Wharton papers on urban affairs, 2009, Gary Burtless and Janet Rothenberg Pack, editors

Brookings-Wharton papers on urban affairs, 2009, Gary Burtless and Janet Rothenberg Pack, editors

Label
Brookings-Wharton papers on urban affairs, 2009
Title
Brookings-Wharton papers on urban affairs
Title number
2009
Statement of responsibility
Gary Burtless and Janet Rothenberg Pack, editors
Title variation
Papers on urban affairs
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The papers examine a range of issues that are relevant to urban economics, including the effects of job location in an urban area on residential choice patterns, racial bias in mortgage lending, and the effects of urban characteristics on the development of new patents. The volume also contains three papers on urban developments outside of the United States. The topics treated include urban sprawl in Europe, rural-to-urban migration patterns in Brazil, and locational patterns of establishments across Japanese citites"--Page ix
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT101
LC item number
.B76 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Brookings-Wharton papers on urban affairs
Series volume
2009
Label
Brookings-Wharton papers on urban affairs, 2009, Gary Burtless and Janet Rothenberg Pack, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Editors' summary -- Job decentralization and residential location / Leah Platt Boustan and Robert A. Margo. Comments by Edward Glaeser and Janice F. Madden -- Subprime mortgage pricing : the impact of race, ethnicity, and gender on the cost of borrowing / Andrew Haughwout, Christopher Mayer, and Joseph Tracy. Comment by Dwight M. Jaffee and Tomasz Piskorski -- What explains the quantity and quality of local inventive activity? / Gerald Carlino and Robert Hunt. Comments by Gilles Duranton and Bruce A. Weinberg -- Urban sprawl in Europe / Eleonora Patacchini and Yves Zenou. Comments by J. Vernon Henderson and Dennis Epple -- Connecting lagging and leading regions : the role of labor mobility / Somik V. Lall, Christopher Timmins, and Shouyue Yu. Comments by Ales Anas and Jan K. Brueckner -- A reconsideration of the NAS rule from an industrial agglomeration perspective / Tomoya Mori and Tony E. Smith. Comments by Yannis M. Ioannides and John M. Quigley
Control code
ocn646837353
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815703006
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
240369
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24814040
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646837353
  • pebcs0815703007

Library Locations

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