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Harvard Kennedy School faculty disseminate their research in working papers and publications that contribute to public knowledge and fuel policy innovation. This list features recent faculty publications, including journal articles, books, edited volumes, research papers, and public testimony.

Faculty Papers and Publications

McCarthy, Timothy Patrick. "The Fire This Time." NewBlackMan (in Exile), November 27, 2014.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Big-Project Binge Fueled Motor City’s Meltdown." Bloomberg, March 20, 2013.
Glaeser, Edward L. "A Better Lure for Cities." Boston Globe, December 13, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Brasília is a Warning to Urban Dreamers." Financial Times, December 9, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Tolls — The Solution to Mass. Commuting Woes." Boston Globe, October 4, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Obama’s Short-Run Fixes Neglect Long-Term Reform." Bloomberg, September 17, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Urban Planning in Greater Boston Needs to Aim Higher." Boston Globe, September 6, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Young Workers Can’t Afford Homes in the State." Boston Globe, June 14, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "The Economist Who Changed the Way We Think About Housing." Bloomberg News, May 15, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "A Yelp to Let Us Compare Cities, Towns." Boston Globe, April 6, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "MBTA Shouldn’t Be on Board with The Ride." Boston Globe, March 9, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Fed’s Housing Ideas Won’t Fix Market." Boston Globe, January 13, 2012.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Kevin White’s Best Legacy." Boston Globe, December 5, 2011.
Glaeser, Edward L. "To Avoid Scandals, Auction off Casino Licenses." Boston.com, October 7, 2011.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Make Drivers Pay for Driving." Boston Globe, September 23, 2011.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Americans Met Attacks by Drawing on Strengths." Bloomberg News, September 6, 2011.
Bilmes, Linda. "Help Wanted in Public Service." Boston Globe, April 15, 2009.
Glaeser, Edward L. "New Lending Deals Won't Bring Back 2006." Boston Globe, December 5, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward L. "This Old House Policy." Boston Globe, November 2, 2008.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "The End of the 'Any Breathing Borrower' Era." Boston Globe, October 8, 2008.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "Renters Deserve a Better Shake." Boston Globe, August 13, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward L. "State of the City." Wall Street Journal, July 28, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Houston, New York has a Problem." New York Sun, July 16, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward L. "The Life of the City." New York Sun, May 14, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Taking a Hard Line on Rewriting the Bankruptcy Code." Boston Globe, April 4, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward. "A Level Playing Field for Cities." Boston Globe, February 29, 2008.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "What Was Lost When Home Values Soared." Reuters.com, February 19, 2008.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "A House Divided: Investment or Shelter?" Harvard Business School: Working Knowledge, January 23, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward L. "What About the Cities?" Boston Globe, January 4, 2008.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Just Part of the Cycle." New York Sun, December 10, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Building a Better Springfield." Boston Globe, December 7, 2007.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "The Crumbling of the Sub-Prime Empire." Providence Journal, October 30, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Can Buffalo Ever Come Back?" New York Sun, October 19, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Vilifying Lenders." New York Sun, September 18, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Sensible Solutions to the Lending Mess." Boston Globe, September 7, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "How to Recover." New York Sun, September 4, 2007.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "Habitat for Humanity's Book of Katrina." Providence Journal, August 26, 2007.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "The New Homeowners." Boston Globe, July 8, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Housing Changes Key to City's Future." Boston Globe, June 10, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "A Road Map for Environmentalism." Boston Globe, May 21, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Embracing Biotechnology." Boston Globe, May 7, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "In the City, Inequality Rules." New York Sun, March 2, 2007.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "Mega-Cities, Mega-Problems." Los Angeles Times, February 28, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Truth in Affordable Housing." Boston Globe, February 12, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "The Greenness of Cities." New York Sun, January 30, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Teddy Kollek, City Builder." New York Sun, January 4, 2007.
Glaeser, Edward L. "A Breathtaking Vision For the Future of the City." New York Sun, December 13, 2006.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Free Roads Are Anything But Free." Boston Globe, December 11, 2006.
Retsinas, Nicolas. "Housing on the Wish List." Boston Globe, December 6, 2006.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Bonfire of the Landmarks." New York Sun, November 29, 2006.