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William A. Fischel

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First Name:William
Middle Name:A.
Last Name:Fischel
RePEc Short-ID:pfi192


Economics Department
Dartmouth College

Hanover, New Hampshire (United States)
RePEc:edi:eddarus (more details at EDIRC)

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  1. Fischel William A., 2007. "The Law and Economics of Cedar-Apple Rust: State Action and Just Compensation in Miller v. Schoene," Review of Law & Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 3(2), pages 133-195, February.
  2. William Fischel, 2006. "Why Voters Veto Vouchers: Public Schools and Community-Specific Social Capital," Economics of Governance, Springer, vol. 7(2), pages 109-132, May.
  3. Fischel, William A., 2006. ""Will I see you in September?" An economic explanation for the standard school calendar," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 59(2), pages 236-251, March.
  4. William Fischel, 2005. "Politics In A Dynamic View Of Land-Use Regulations: Of Interest Groups And Homevoters," The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 31(4), pages 397-403, December.
  5. William A. Fischel, 2004. "An Economic History of Zoning and a Cure for its Exclusionary Effects," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 41(2), pages 317-340, February.
  6. William Fischel, 2002. "An Economic Case against Vouchers: Why Local Public Schools Are a Local Public Good," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 28(7), pages 1.
  7. Fischel, William A., 1999. "Consent, Dissent, and Patriotism. By Margaret Levi. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. xiv, 255. $59.95, cloth; $19.95, paper," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 59(1), pages 262-264, March.
  8. Fischel, William A., 1995. "The offer/ask disparity and just compensation for takings: A constitutional choice perspective," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 15(2), pages 187-203, June.
  9. Fischel William A., 1994. "Zoning, Nonconvexities, and T. Jack Foster's City," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 35(2), pages 175-181, March.
  10. William A. Fischel, 1994. "Regulation for revenue: The political economy of land use exactions, by Alan A. Altshuler and Jose A. Gómez-Ibáñez with Arnold M. Howitt. Cambridge, MA: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and Washington," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 13(4), pages 792-796.
  11. Fischel, William A, 1992. "Property Taxation and the Tiebout Model: Evidence for the Benefit View from Zoning and Voting," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 30(1), pages 171-177, March.
  12. William A. Fischel, 1990. "Introduction: Four Maxims for Research on Land-Use Controls," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 66(3), pages 229-236.
  13. William A. Fischel, 1990. "Property taxes and house values: The theory and estimation of intrajurisdictional property tax capitalization, by John Yinger, Howard S. Bloom, Axel Borsch-Supan, and Helen F. Ladd. Boston: Academic P," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 9(2), pages 282-286.
  14. Fischel, William A. & Shapiro, Perry, 1989. "A constitutional choice model of compensation for takings," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 9(2), pages 115-128, December.
  15. Fischel, William A & Shapiro, Perry, 1988. "Takings, Insurance, and Michelman: Comments on Economic Interpretations of "Just Compensation" Law," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 17(2), pages 269-293, June.
  16. Fischel, William A., 1980. "Zoning and the exercise of monopoly power: A reevaluation," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 8(3), pages 283-293, November.
  17. William Fischel, 1980. "Externalities and zoning," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 35(1), pages 37-43, January.
  18. Fischel, William A., 1979. "Determinants of voting on environmental quality: A study of a New Hampshire pulp mill referendum," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 6(2), pages 107-118, June.
  19. William A. Fischel, 1978. "A Property Rights Approach to Municipal Zoning," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 54(1), pages 64-81.
  20. Fischel, William A., 1976. "An evaluation of proposals for metropolitan sharing of commercial and industrial property tax base," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 3(3), pages 253-263, July.
  21. Fischel, William A, 1972. "Aesop's Paradox: The Classical Critique of Democratic Decision Processes," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 80(1), pages 208-212, Jan.-Feb..


  1. William A. Fischel, 2011. "The Rest of Michelman 1967," Chapters, in: Kenneth Ayotte & Henry E. Smith (ed.), Research Handbook on the Economics of Property Law, chapter 17, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Fischel, William A., 2006. "The Courts and Public School Finance: Judge-Made Centralization and Economic Research," Handbook of the Economics of Education, in: Erik Hanushek & F. Welch (ed.), Handbook of the Economics of Education, edition 1, volume 2, chapter 21, pages 1279-1325, Elsevier.
  3. William A. Fischel, 2003. "The rise of private neighborhood associations: revolution or evolution?," Chapters, in: Dick Netzer (ed.), The Property Tax, Land Use and Land Use Regulation, chapter 9, Edward Elgar Publishing.

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