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Green Market Geography: The Spatial Clustering of Hybrid Vehicles and LEED Registered Buildings

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  • Kahn Matthew E

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    (UCLA and NBER)

  • Vaughn Ryan K.

    ()
    (UCLA)

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This paper uses zip code level data to investigate the spatial distribution of two major "green" products. Using data from California, we document where hybrid vehicles cluster within the state. Using data for the entire nation, we study where LEED registered buildings cluster. By creating a novel measure of community environmentalism based on revealed preference political data, we document that green products cluster in environmentalist communities.

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Article provided by De Gruyter in its journal The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy.

Volume (Year): 9 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (March)
Pages: 1-24

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Handle: RePEc:bpj:bejeap:v:9:y:2009:i:2:n:2

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  1. Santa Monica's Trash Exports and Marginal Cost Pricing
    by Matthew E. Kahn in Environmental and Urban Economics on 2011-07-25 15:50:00
  2. Predicting Who Will Buy Electric Vehicles and Where these Clusters Will Form
    by Matthew E. Kahn in Environmental and Urban Economics on 2011-01-11 18:57:00
  3. The Causes and Consequences of Environmentalism
    by Matthew E. Kahn in Environmental and Urban Economics on 2010-08-25 01:03:00
  4. The Consequences of Ideology
    by Matthew Kahn in Environmental and Urban Economics on 2014-08-13 15:18:00
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  2. Samuel Dastrup & Joshua S. Graff Zivin & Dora L. Costa & Matthew E. Kahn, 2011. "Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and “Green” Social Status," NBER Working Papers 17200, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Timothy Simcoe & Michael W. Toffel, 2012. "Government Green Procurement Spillovers: Evidence from Municipal Building Policies in California," Harvard Business School Working Papers 13-030, Harvard Business School, revised May 2014.
  4. Millard-Ball, Adam, 2012. "Do city climate plans reduce emissions?," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 71(3), pages 289-311.
  5. Franz Fuerst & Constantine Kontokosta & Pat McAllister, 2011. "Taking the LEED? Analyzing Spatial Variations in Market Penetration Rates of Eco-Labeled Properties," Real Estate & Planning Working Papers rep-wp2011-01, Henley Business School, Reading University.
  6. Axsen, Jonn & Orlebar, Caroline & Skippon, Stephen, 2013. "Social influence and consumer preference formation for pro-environmental technology: The case of a U.K. workplace electric-vehicle study," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(C), pages 96-107.
  7. Xavier Labandeira & Ana Ramos, 2012. "Household Environmental Attitudes and Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Evidence from Spanish Data," Working Papers fa08-2012, Economics for Energy.
  8. Marco Salvi & Juerg Syz, 2011. "What drives “green housing” construction? Evidence from Switzerland," Journal of Financial Economic Policy, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 3(1), pages 86-102, February.
  9. Mario Piacentini, 2012. "Rationale and policies for the green growth of cities and regional economies," International Economics and Economic Policy, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 129-146, June.

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