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Format: 2017

General Audience Articles

The Preschool Debate: Translating Research into Policy. In Ingrid Gould Ellen, Edward L. Glaeser, Eric A. Hanushek, Matthew E. Kahn, and Aaron M. Renn, The Next Urban Reaissance: How Public-Policy Innovation and Evaluation Can Improve Life in America’s Cities, New York: Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, 2015, pp. 25-40.


John Forest Kain (1935-2003). In Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume (eds.), The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.

Academic Articles

Land Use Controls, Fiscal Zoning, and the Local Provision of Education. (with Kuzey Yilmaz). Public Finance Review, 49(5), September 2015, pp. 559-585.
Is Location Fate? Distributional Aspects of Schooling. In Gregory K. Ingram and Daphne A. Kenyon (ed.), Education, Land, and Location, Cambridge, MA: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, 2014, pp. 25-61.
Borrowing Constraints, College Aid, and Intergenerational Mobility. (with Charles Ka Yui Leung and Kuzey Yilmaz). Journal of Human Capital, 8(1), Spring 2014, pp. 1-41.
Schools and location: Tiebout, Alonso, and governmental finance policy. (with Kuzey Yilmaz) . Journal of Public Economic Theory, 15(6), December 2013, 829-855.
Urban education, location, and opportunity in the United States. (with Kuzey Yilmaz). In Nancy Brooks, Kieran Donaghy, and Gerrit-Jan Knaap (ed.). Oxford Handbook of Urban Economics and Planning, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011, pp. 583-615.
Private Schools and Residential Choices: Accessibility, Mobility, and Welfare. (with Sinan Sarpça and Kuzey Yilmaz) . B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (Contributions), 11(1) article 44, 2011, pp. 1-32.
The Complementarity of Tiebout and Alonso. (with Kuzey Yilmaz) . Journal of Housing Economics, 16(2), August 2006, pp. 243-261.
Opportunities, Race, and Urban Location: The Influence of John Kain. (with Edward L. Glaeser and John M. Quigley) . Journal of Urban Economics, 56(1), 2004.
Commercial Land Use Regulation and Local Government Finance. (with John M. Quigley) . American Economic Review, 19(2), May 1990, pp. 176-180.
Alternative Assessments of the Performance of Schools: Measurement of State Variations in Achievement. (with Lori L. Taylor) . The Journal of Human Resources, 25(2), Spring 1990, pp. 179-201.
Sources of Black-White Earnings Differences. Social Science Research, 11(2), June 1982, pp. 103-126.
Alternative Models of Earnings Determination and Labor Market Structure. Journal of Human Resources, 16(2), Spring 1981, pp. 238-259.
Consumption Aspects. (with John M. Quigley). In Katherine L. Bradbury and Anthony Downs (ed.). Do Housing Allowances Work? , Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 1981, pp. 185-240.
What is the Price Elasticity of Housing Demand?. (with John M. Quigley). . Review of Economics and Statistics, 62(3), August 1980, pp. 449-454.
The Dynamics of the Housing Market: A Stock Adjustment Model of Housing Consumption. (with John M. Quigley) . Journal of Urban Economics, 6(1), January 1979, pp. 90-111.
The Dynamics of Postwar Industrial Location. (with Byung Nak Song) . Review of Economics and Statistics, 60(4), November 1978, pp. 515-522.
An Explicit Model of Intra-Metropolitan Mobility. (with John M. Quigley) . Land Economics, 54(4), November 1978, pp. 411-429.
Ethnic Income Variations: Magnitudes and Explanations. American Ethnic Groups , Washington, D.C.: The Urban Institute, 1978, pp. 139-156.