Race, ethnicity, and discriminatory zoning (with Allison Shertzer and Randy Walsh)American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2016, 8(3), pp. 217-246. (Download)
Danger zone: Land use and the geography of neighborhood crimeJournal of Urban Economics, 2017, 100, pp. 104-119. (Download)
Media references: CityLab, Planetizen. My non-technical writeup for LSE's USAPP blog.
Complementarity and identificationEconometric Theory, 2017, 33(5), pp. 1154-1185. (Download)
Zoning and the economic geography of cities (with Allison Shertzer and Randy Walsh)Journal of Urban Economics, 2018, 105, pp. 20-39. (Download)
Media references: Houston Chronicle, CityLab.
The long-run impact of zoning: Institutional hysteresis and durable capital in Seattle, 1920-2015Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2018, 73, pp. 155-169. (Download)
A machine learning approach to improving occupational income scores (with Martin Saavedra)Explorations in Economic History, 2020, 75, 101304. (Download)
LIDO score data
The long-run impact of zoning in U.S. citiesIn Measuring the Effectiveness of Real Estate Regulation: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, ed. Ronit Levine-Schnur, Springer, 2020. (Link)
Working papers and selected works in progress
Minority representation in local government (with Brian Beach, Daniel Jones, and Randy Walsh)Revise & resubmit, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. (Download)
Media references: Boston Globe, National Affairs.