Miren Lafourcade organizes, jointly with Laurent Gobillon, the 14th Regional and Urban Economics Seminar (RUES) on the topic “Rent gradients, housing vacancies and public regulation“, on november 21 from 13:30 to 17:30, at the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris (CIUP).
Conference Program
13:30 : Keynote speaker 1: Stuart J. Rosenthal (Syracuse University) : « The Vertical City : Rent Gradients, Spatial Structure, and Agglomeration Economies », co-authored with Crocker H. Lieu (Cornell University) and William S. Strange (Rotman School of Management-University of Toronto)
Discussant : Florian Mayneris (IRES-Université catholique de Louvain and CORE)
14:30 : Keynote speaker 2: Hans R.A. Koster (VU University Amsterdam) : « Regulating Housing Vacancies away ? The paradoxical effects of Mismatch », co-authored with Paul Cheshire and Christian A.L. Hilber (London School of Economics)
Discussant : Pauline Givord (INSEE)
15:30 : Coffee break
16:00 : Contributed lecture: Mariona Segú (RITM-University Paris-Sud / Paris-Saclay) : « Taxing Vacant Apartments : Can Fiscal Policy Reduce Vacancy », co-authored with Benjamin Vignolles (Paris School of Economics)
Discussant : Grégory Verdugo (CES-University Paris 1 – Panthéon Sorbonne)
Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris (CIUP)
Grand Salon de la Maison du Cambodge
17, boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris
Transport Access : RER B – stop at “Cité Universitaire”
Metro line n°4 – stop at “Porte d’Orléans”, then walk 10mn or take
tramline T3 and stop at “Cité Universitaire” (see dedicated leaflet)
Organizing Committee:
Laurent Gobillon : laurent.gobillon psemail.eu
Miren Lafourcade : miren.lafourcade ens.fr