• Economics
  • Published 2009

Do Charter Schools Affect Property Values

@inproceedings{Horowitz2009DoCS,
  title={Do Charter Schools Affect Property Values},
  author={John B. Horowitz and Stanley R. Keil and Lee C. Spector},
  year={2009}
}
Taxpayers are concerned that introducing a charter school in their neighborhood will decrease their property values. We test this proposition by using three methods. We test the size and significance of the distance from a charter school with respect to property values; weather the intervention of a charter school changes the forecasted value of the property; and if the distance from a charter school has a different impact than the distance from a public school in similar neighborhoods. For the… CONTINUE READING

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