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In brief... House Prices and School Quality: Evidence from State and Private Education in Paris

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  • Gabrielle Fack
  • Julien Grenet

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It is now widely understood that the quality of state schools in a neighbourhood has an impact on local house prices. Analysing data for Paris, Gabrielle Fack and Julien Grenet have looked deeper into this link by exploring how the presence of private schools influences parents' willingness to pay to live near good state schools.

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  • Gabrielle Fack & Julien Grenet, 2011. "In brief... House Prices and School Quality: Evidence from State and Private Education in Paris," CentrePiece - The Magazine for Economic Performance 350, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
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    School catchment areas; France; private education; public education; housing; house prices;

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