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Author: Elisabetta Pietrostefani
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This paper synthesises the state of knowledge on the economic effects of density. We consider 347 estimates of density elasticities of a broad range of outcomes ranging from wages, innovation, rents, various amenities, t...Read more...
Gabriel M. Ahlfeldt and Elisabetta Pietrostefani
1 May 2019
The ‘compact city’ is one of the most prominent concepts to have emerged in the global urban policy debate, though it is difficult to ascertain to what extent its theorised positive outcomes can be substantiated by evide...Read more...
Gabriel M. Ahfeldt and Elisabetta Pietrostefani
22 June 2017
This paper synthesises the state of knowledge on the economic effects of density. We consider 15 outcome categories and 202 estimates of density elasticities from 102 studies. More than 50% of these estimates have not be...Read more...
31 January 2017