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    • Agglomeration effects in foreign direct investment and the pollution haven hypothesis 

      Wagner, UJ; Timmins, CD (Environmental and Resource Economics, 2009-06-01)
      Does environmental regulation impair international competitiveness of pollution-intensive industries to the extent that they relocate to countries with less stringent regulation, turning those countries into "pollution havens"? ...
    • How Do Gasoline Prices Affect Fleet Fuel Economy? 

      Timmins, CD; Li, S; von Haefen, R (2009)
      Exploiting a rich dataset of passenger vehicle registrations in 20 US MSAs from 1997 to 2005, we examine the effects of gasoline prices on the automotive fleet's composition. We find that high gasoline prices affect fleet ...
    • Shale Gas Development and Property Values: Differences Across Drinking Water Sources 

      Muehlenbachs, L; Spiller, E; Timmins, CD (Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper, 2012-09-01)
      While shale gas development can result in rapid local economic development, negative externalities associated with the process may adversely affect the prices of nearby homes. We utilize a triple-difference estimator and ...