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San Francisco versus Birmingham

Overman, Henry G. (2009) San Francisco versus Birmingham. Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog (18 Nov 2009). Blog.

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I am in San Francisco for work. I am reminded of research by my colleagues Paul Cheshire and Christian Hilber that reports that commercial rents in Birmingham are twice those in San Francisco (mostly because Birmingham's planning restrictions are more restrictive than San Francisco - itself a highly regulated city for the US).

Item Type: Website (Blog)
Official URL: http://spatial-economics.blogspot.co.uk/
Additional Information: © 2009 The Author(s)
Divisions: Geography & Environment
Spatial Economics Research Centre
Centre for Economic Performance
What Works Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
Sets: Departments > Geography and Environment
Research centres and groups > Spatial Economics Research Centre
Research centres and groups > Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Research centres and groups > What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth (WWG)
Collections > LSE Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2017 11:17
Last Modified: 30 Jun 2017 11:17
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/82928

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