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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Social Tenants' Health: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Landlord Interventions
Paul Cheshire, Stephen Gibbons and Jemma Mouland August 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0219:
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Tags: randomised control trial; social housing; health interventions
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
The Local Economic Impacts of Regeneration Projects: Evidence from UK's Single Regeneration Budget
Stephen Gibbons, Henry Overman and Matti Sarvimäki August 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0218:
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Tags: single regeneration budget; regeneration; employment; neighbourhoods; urban policy
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
The Energy Costs of Historic Preservation
Christian A. L. Hilber, Charles Palmer and Edward W. Pinchbeck
July 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0217:
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Tags: preservation policies; land use regulation; energy efficiency; energy consumption; climate change
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Transfer Taxes and Household Mobility: Distortion on the Housing or Labor Market?
Christian A. L. Hilber and Teemu Lyytikäinen June 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0216:
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Tags: transfer taxes; stamp duty; transaction costs; homeownership; household mobility
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
The Compact City in Empirical Research: A Quantitative Literature Review
Gabriel M. Ahfeldt and Elisabetta Pietrostefani
June 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0215:
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Tags: compact; city; density; meta-analysis; sustainability; urban
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
New Road Infrastructure: The Effects on Firms
Stephen Gibbons, Teemu Lyytikäinen, Henry Overman and Rosa Sanchis-Guarner
May 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0214:
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Tags: productivity; employment; accessibility; transport
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Using Micro-Geography Data to Identify Town-Centre Space in Great Britain
Paul Cheshire, Christian Hilber, Piero Montebruno and Rosa Sanchis-Guarner May 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0213:
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Tags: town centre; planning; retail sector; land use
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Distributive Politics Inside the City? The Political Economy of Spain's Plan E
Felipe Carozzi and Luca Repetto
February 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0212:
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Tags: political economy; distributive politics; core voters; turnout; partisan alignment
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Airports, Market Access and Local Economic Performance: Evidence from China
Stephen Gibbons and Wenjie Wu
February 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0211:
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Tags: airports; infrastructure; productivity; china
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
The Economic Effects of Density: A Synthesis
Gabriel M. Ahlfeldt and Elisabetta Pietrostefani
January 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0210:
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Tags: compact; city; density; meta-analysis; elasticity; urban
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Friday  29 September 2017  14:00 - 15:30

Trade Liberalization and Economic Development: Evidence from China's WTO Accession

Andre Potlogea (University of Edinburgh)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday 18 August 2017

Property Industry Eye: When 140 characters just isnít enough to debate Stamp Duty

Snippet.. Professor Christian Hilber, who co-authored the LSE research, then joined in, adding: “It’s (Stamp Duty) not the main problem – the planning system is – but it contributes.”

          Related publications

‘Transfer Taxes and Household Mobility: Distortion on the Housing or Labor Market?’, Christian A.L. Hilber and Teemu Lyytikäinen, SERC Discussion Paper No.216, June 2017

http://www.spatialeconomics.ac.uk/textonly/SERC/publications/download/sercdp0216.pdf


Related Links:
Property Industry Eye - When 140 characters just isnít enough to debate Stamp Duty

Christian Hilber webpage