Urban Economics - New Findings from University of Pittsburgh in the Area of Urban Economics Described
2013 NOV 22 (VerticalNews) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Real Estate Weekly News -- A new study on Urban Economics is now available. According to news reporting originating in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "The Tiebout model assumes that individuals sort to the jurisdiction which best matches their fiscal preferences."
The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from the University of Pittsburgh, "However, there is a paucity of reliable estimates for the impact of tax changes on household mobility. We utilize a state mandated school finance reform and temporal differences in vacation home densities to provide a unique test of this fundamental Tiebout assumption. ...read more
Urban Economics - Investigators at Singapore Management University Detail Findings in Urban Economics
2013 NOV 22 (VerticalNews) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Economics Week -- Current study results on Urban Economics have been published. According to news reporting from Singapore, Singapore, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "The standard LM tests for spatial dependence in linear and panel regressions are derived under the normality and homoskedasticity assumptions of the regression disturbances. Hence, they may not be robust against non-normality or heteroskedasticity of the disturbances. ...read more
Urban Economics - New Findings from Ohio State University Update Understanding of Urban Economics
2013 NOV 22 (VerticalNews) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Economics Week -- New research on Urban Economics is the subject of a report. According to news reporting from Columbus, Ohio, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "In this paper we investigate a spatial Durbin error model with finite distributed lags and consider the Bayesian MCMC estimation of the model with a smoothness prior. We study also the corresponding Bayesian model selection procedure for the spatial Durbin error model, the spatial autoregressive model and the matrix exponential spatial specification model. ...read more
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