Developments in methodologies, agglomeration, and a range of applied issues have characterized recent advances in regional and urban studies. Volume 5 concentrates on these developments while treating traditional subjects such as housing, the costs and benefits of cities, and policy issues beyond regional inequalities. Contributors make a habit of combining theory and empirics in each chapter, guiding research amid a trend in applied economics towards structural and quasi-experimental approaches. Clearly distinguished from the New Economic Geography covered by Volume 4, these articles feature an international approach that positions recent advances within the discipline of economics and society at large. Editors are recognized as leaders and can attract an international list of contributors Regional and urban studies interest economists in many subdisciplines, such as labor, development, and public economics Table of contents combines theoretical and applied subjects, ensuring broad appeal to readersThe first response that potentially affected the homeownership rate was the Housing and Economic Recovery Act (HERA) of 2008 that ... Despite these prob- lems, Van Order and Yezer (2014) stated that aThe Federal Housing Administration (FHA) deserves considerable credit for helping support ... HATA established a first-time home buyer tax credit for purchases between 9 April 2008 , and 1 July 2009.
|Title||:||Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, vol. 5B|
|Author||:||Gilles Duranton, Vernon Henderson, William Strange|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2015-05-15|