Neighborhood Effects: Accomplishments and Looking Beyond them

Abstract

The paper addresses the empirical significance of the social context in economic decisions. Decisions of individuals who share spatial and social milieus are likely to be interdependent, and econometric identification of social effects poses intricate data and methodological problems, including dealing with self-selection in spatial and social groups. It… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ioannides2009NeighborhoodEA, title={Neighborhood Effects: Accomplishments and Looking Beyond them}, author={Yannis M. Ioannides and Giorgio Topa}, year={2009} }