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    • A unified framework for measuring preferences for schools and neighborhoods 

      Bayer, Patrick; Ferreira, F; McMillan, Robert (Journal of Political Economy, 2007-10-23)
      This paper develops a framework for estimating household preferences for school and neighborhood attributes in the presence of sorting. It embeds a boundary discontinuity design in a heterogeneous residential choice model, ...
    • Estimating Racial Price Differentials in the Housing Market 

      Bayer, Patrick; Casey, M; Ferreira, F; McMillan, Robert (Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2013-03-01)
      This paper uses unique panel data covering over two million repeat-sales housing transactions from four metropolitan areas to test for the presence of racial price differentials in the housing market. Drawing on the strengths ...
    • Price Discrimination in the Housing Market 

      Bayer, Patrick; Casey, M; Ferreira, F; McMillan, Robert (Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2012-05-01)
      This paper sets out a new research design to test for price discrimination by sellers in the housing market. The design controls carefully for unobserved differences in the quality of neighborhoods and homes purchased by ...
    • The vulnerability of minority homeowners in the housing boom and bust 

      Bayer, Patrick; Ferreira, F; Ross, Stephen L (American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016-01-01)
      This paper examines mortgage outcomes for a large sample of individual home purchases and refinances linked to credit scores in seven major US markets. Among those with similar credit scores and loan attributes, black and ...
    • Tiebout Sorting, Social Multipliers and the Demand for School Quality 

      Bayer, Patrick; Ferreira, F; McMillan, Robert (NBER Working Paper, 2009)
    • What Drives Racial and Ethnic Differences in High Cost Mortgages? The Role of High Risk Lenders 

      Bayer, Patrick; Ferreira, F; Ross, Stephen L (Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2016-02-01)
      This paper examines racial and ethnic differences in high cost mortgage lending in seven diverse metropolitan areas from 2004-2007. Even after controlling for credit score and other key risk factors, African-American and ...