Tag Archives: Mariona Segu

13th Meeting of the Urban Economics Association

Mariona Segú will participate in the 13th Meeting of the Urban Economics Association that will take place the upcoming October in Columbia University, in New York City. She will present the paper entitled “Do short-term rental platforms affect rents? Evidence from Airbnb in Barcelona” which is a collaboration with Miquel-Àngel Garcia-López, from Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona and Jordi Jofre Monseny and Rodrigo Martínez Mazza from IEB in Universitat (…)

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Research study at Furman Center in NYU

Mariona Segú is back at the RITM after a 5-months visiting period at Furman Center in NYU. The Furman Center is interested in research and debate on housing, neighbourhoods, and urban policy. Mariona was followed by Professor Ingrid Gould Ellen, Faculty Director of Furman Center and participated in all the research activities (…)

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7th Annual Research Meeting on Economic Geography and International Trade (EGIT)

Mariona Segú will present in the 7th Annual Research Meeting on Economic Geography and International Trade (EGIT). The EGIT will take place in Frankfurt/Main on 19-20 February 2016. She will be presenting the paper Taxing Vacant Apartments: Can fiscal policy reduce vacancy? Evidence from the French Housing Market.

Abstract: The particular features of the housing market make the role of public policies crucial in reducing its imperfections. Public intervention can (…)

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