Estimating Neighborhood Effects : Evidence from War-time Destruction in London ∗

@inproceedings{Redding2016EstimatingNE,
  title={Estimating Neighborhood Effects : Evidence from War-time Destruction in London ∗},
  author={Stephen J. Redding},
  year={2016}
}
  • Stephen J. Redding
  • Published 2016
We use Second World War destruction in London as a natural experiment to provide evidence on neighborhood e ects. We use a newly-collected and remarkable dataset on thousands of locations within London that records wartime destruction and the economic and social characteristics of locations from the latenineteenth to late-twentieth centuries. We combine… CONTINUE READING