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Craig Tsuriel Somerville

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First Name:Craig
Middle Name:Tsuriel
Last Name:Somerville
RePEc Short-ID:pso132
Sauder School of Business, UBC 2053 Main Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2 Canada


Strategy and Business Economics Division
Sauder School of Business
University of British Columbia

Vancouver, Canada
RePEc:edi:paubcca (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Poh Har Neo & Seow Eng Ong & Tsur Somerville, 2005. "A Post-Auction Evaluation of Auctioned Properties," ERES eres2005_264, European Real Estate Society (ERES).
  2. Fu Yuming & C. Tsuriel Somerville, 1999. "Endogenous Land Use Regulations: Local Fiscal Federalism, Inter-government Negotiations, and Density Restrictions in Shanghai's Emerging Land Market," Wisconsin-Madison CULER working papers 99-10, University of Wisconsin Center for Urban Land Economic Research.
  3. Christopher J. Mayer & C. Tsuriel Somerville, 1996. "Unifying empirical and theoretical models of housing supply," Working Papers 96-12, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.
  4. Laarni Bulan & Christopher Mayer & C. Tsuriel Somerville, "undated". "Irreversible Investment, Real Options, and Competition: Evidence from Real Estate Development," Zell/Lurie Center Working Papers 391, Wharton School Samuel Zell and Robert Lurie Real Estate Center, University of Pennsylvania.
  5. Christopher J. Mayer & C. Tsuriel Somerville, "undated". "Land Use Regulation and New Construction," Zell/Lurie Center Working Papers 331, Wharton School Samuel Zell and Robert Lurie Real Estate Center, University of Pennsylvania.


  1. Andrey Pavlov & Tsur Somerville, 2020. "Immigration, Capital Flows and Housing Prices," Real Estate Economics, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, vol. 48(3), pages 915-949, September.
  2. Somerville, Tsur & Wang, Long & Yang, Yang, 2020. "Using purchase restrictions to cool housing markets: A within-market analysis," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 115(C).
  3. Lee, Sanghoon & Ries, John & Somerville, C. Tsuriel, 2013. "Repairs under imperfect information," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 73(1), pages 43-56.
  4. John Ries & Tsur Somerville, 2010. "School Quality and Residential Property Values: Evidence from Vancouver Rezoning," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 92(4), pages 928-944, November.
  5. Bulan, Laarni & Mayer, Christopher & Somerville, C. Tsuriel, 2009. "Irreversible investment, real options, and competition: Evidence from real estate development," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 65(3), pages 237-251, May.
  6. Chin-Oh Chang & Shu-Mei Chen & Tsur Somerville, 2003. "Economic and Social Status in Household Decision-making: Evidence Relating to Extended Family Mobility," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 40(4), pages 733-746, April.
  7. Christopher J. Mayer & C. Tsuriel Somerville, 2003. "Government regulation and changes in the affordable housing stock," Economic Policy Review, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, issue Jun, pages 45-62.
  8. Fu, Yuming & Somerville, C. Tsuriel, 2001. "Site Density Restrictions: Measurement and Empirical Analysis," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 49(2), pages 404-423, March.
  9. C. Tsuriel Somerville, 2001. "Permits, Starts, and Completions: Structural Relationships Versus Real Options," Real Estate Economics, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, vol. 29(1), pages 161-190.
  10. Mayer, Christopher J. & Somerville, C. Tsuriel, 2000. "Land use regulation and new construction," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(6), pages 639-662, December.
  11. Mayer, Christopher J. & Somerville, C. Tsuriel, 2000. "Residential Construction: Using the Urban Growth Model to Estimate Housing Supply," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 48(1), pages 85-109, July.
  12. Yuming Fu & Tsur Somerville & Mengdi Gu & Tongcheng Huang, 1999. "Land Use Rights, Government Land Supply, and the Pattern of Redevelopment in Shanghai," International Real Estate Review, Global Social Science Institute, vol. 2(1), pages 49-78.
  13. Somerville, C Tsuriel, 1999. "Residential Construction Costs and the Supply of New Housing: Endogeneity and Bias in Construction Cost Indexes," The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 18(1), pages 43-62, January.
  14. C. Tsuriel Somerville, 1999. "The Industrial Organization of Housing Supply: Market Activity, Land Supply and the Size of Homebuilder Firms," Real Estate Economics, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, vol. 27(4), pages 669-694, December.
  15. Christopher J. Mayer & C. Tsuriel Somerville, 1996. "Regional housing supply and credit constraints," New England Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, issue Nov, pages 39-51.
  16. DiPasquale, Denise & Somerville, C. Tsuriel, 1995. "Do House Price Indices Based on Transacting Units Represent the Entire Stock? Evidence from the American Housing Survey," Journal of Housing Economics, Elsevier, vol. 4(3), pages 195-229, September.


  1. C. Tsuriel Somerville & Paulina Teller & Michael Farrell & Yosh Kasahara & Li Qiang, 2007. "Do Renters Miss the boat? Homeownership, Renting, and Wealth Accumulation," Palgrave Macmillan Books, in: Sumit Agarwal & Brent W. Ambrose (ed.), Household Credit Usage, chapter 0, pages 203-217, Palgrave Macmillan.

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  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2006-09-03
  2. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (1) 2006-09-03
  3. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2006-09-03
  4. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2006-09-03
  5. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2002-03-14
  6. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (1) 2006-09-03
  7. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2006-09-03


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