Decomposing the growth in residential land in the United States

@inproceedings{Overman2007DecomposingTG,
  title={Decomposing the growth in residential land in the United States},
  author={Henry G. Overman and Diego Puga and Matthew A. Turner},
  year={2007}
}
This paper decomposes the growth in land occupied by residences in the United States to give the relative contributions of changing demographics versus increases in the land area used by individual households. Between 1976 and 1992 the amount of residential land in the United States grew 47.5% while population only grew 17.8%. At first glance, this suggest… CONTINUE READING