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Towards Increasing Residential Market Transparency: Mapping Local Housing Prices and Dynamics

Cellmer, Trojanek
2019 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
The maps presented should increase the transparency of the residential market (e.g., by providing more detailed information).  ...  General principles of price visualization activity and housing market dynamics were established in this study.  ...  The transparency of real estate has been increasing both in the local as well as in global markets.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi9010002 fatcat:shlrpj6dizhn7lwej7whktsada

The spatial uneven difussion of energy-efficiency transparency policy. An analysis of the multi-family market in Barcelona

Carlos Marmolejo-Duarte, Belén Onecha-Pérez
2021 Energy Policy  
This paper investigates the prevalence of this problem, its spatial patterns, and the concomitant architectonic and locative attributes.  ...  In doing so, data from 49,000 apartments listed for leasing and renting in Metropolitan Barcelona are analysed using conventional and spatial econometric methods.  ...  Also, to close persons giving direct and indirect support for implementing the projects. Finally, to Habitaclia and Fotocasa Research for providing the basic dataset.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2021.112462 fatcat:xtpsph6iu5a6zexnpmgubvszxe

A social constructivist analysis of the 2007 banking crisis: Building trust and transparency through community currencies

Lance Breitstein, Paolo Dini
2011 Journal of Banking Regulation  
A social constructivist analysis of the 2007 banking crisis: building trust and transparency through community currencies Article (Accepted version) (Refereed) Original citation: Breitstein, Lance and  ...  Dini, Paolo (2011) A social constructivist analysis of the 2007 banking crisis: building trust and transparency through community currencies.  ...  Finally, the authors are very grateful also to Professor Robin Mansell of LSE, who provided in--depth and detailed critical feedback on every aspect of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1057/jbr.2011.16 fatcat:icmltly6yzbllccwpgomnrv7ty

Key Trends in Implementing The Fund's Transparency Policy

International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, &amp, Review Department, International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department
2020 Policy Papers  
At the time of the 2005 Review of the Fund's Transparency Policy, the Executive Board requested regular updates on trends in implementing the transparency policy.  ...  The tables in this report provide an overview of recent developments, reflecting information on documents considered by the Board in 2017 and updating the previous annual report on Key Trends.  ...  -Realign wages and productivity dynamics by improving labor market flexibility and containing growth in public sector wages.  ... 
doi:10.5089/9781513529349.007 fatcat:vp2gf2iidrcrbfbnktth3g3diu

Financial Innovation and Transparency in Turbulent Times

Panagiotis Delimatsis
2011 Social Science Research Network  
adequate disclosure and transparency.  ...  After critically reviewing the virtues and pitfalls of financial innovation, this paper offers an analysis of the main transparency initiatives undertaken in the EU and the US in the wake of the crisis  ...  The objective has been twofold: to increase pricing transparency and to reduce bilateral or counterparty credit risk.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1865747 fatcat:zpz3mbn375h4doigq4ijjuv4xy

Introducing more transparent and efficient land management in post‐socialist cities: Lessons from Kyrgyzstan

Olga Kaganova, Abdirasul Akmatov, Charles Undeland
2008 International Journal of Strategic Property Management  
It also established a model for determining public policy that countered corruption and public deliberation of costs and benefi ts in the use of local assets.  ...  UI worked with local governments to make an inventory of municipal land, publicize the results, and develop a strategy that articulated principles for land management and an implementation plan.  ...  In addition, the novel exercise in transparency increased public trust in local government.  ... 
doi:10.3846/1648-715x.2008.12.161-181 fatcat:5zalodihjveqhf64rimxkq7djy

Opening government: Transparency and engagement in the information age [chapter]

John Wanna
2018 Opening Government: Transparency and Engagement in the Information Age  
Tanja has designed and developed several online platforms and processes for crowdsourced journalism and policymaking, and advised local and national governments in participatory policymaking projects.  ...  Previously, she worked as a postdoctoral Brown Fellow and as Deputy Director of the Brown Institute for Media Innovation at Stanford.  ...  Because I once studied marketing, I came up with a snappy formula. It is an analogy to the 'four Ps' of marketing: place, price, promotion and product.  ... 
doi:10.22459/og.04.2018.01 fatcat:47qxlpr5pvdhdpghyfwv7oaj5y

Knowledge sharing in project appraisals of coastal zone management: towards increased transparency in the decision process

Mats H. Persson
2008 Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal  
This paper focuses on examining project appraisal methods and factors that enable decision-making to be made more transparent to the general public.  ...  and fragmentation of knowledge of erosion and measures to combat it.  ...  For example, if coastal erosion endangers a residential area, account should be taken of the number of hectares, the number of houses, their average market value and the number of people involved.  ... 
doi:10.3152/146155108x279975 fatcat:vcfwtlrzavbabfpj7roxlmcjsm

Beyond Innovation and Competition: The Need for Qualified Transparency in Internet Intermediaries

Frank A. Pasquale
2010 Social Science Research Network  
The first step toward accountability is transparency. Key regulators at the FTC and FCC need to fully understand how carriers manage networks and how dominant search engines map the web.  ...  in 2000 to 698,990 as of June 30, 2006, and the number of residential broadband fiber lines likewise increased from 325 in 2000 to 442,027 fiber lines as of June 30, 2006.").  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1686043 fatcat:yh4dvdigcragdazug4x2m4vaty

The Political Economy of Transparency: What Makes Disclosure Policies Effective?

Archon Fung, Mary Graham, David Weil, Elena Fagotto
2004 Social Science Research Network  
Alfred Taubman Center for State and Local Government, and the Environment and Natural Resources Program at the John F.  ...  Acknowledgements The Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation, the A.  ...  Data have had no apparent effect on housing prices and have not stimulated the expected community response to pressure polluters (Bui and Mayer, 2003) .  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.766287 fatcat:j54bnuwb35gknbdbmwlr6stz3m

Tilted platforms: rental housing technology and the rise of urban big data oligopolies

Geoff Boeing, Max Besbris, David Wachsmuth, Jake Wegmann
2021 Urban Transformations  
Policy and practice recommendations As rental housing technologies upend traditional market processes in favor of platform oligopolies, policymakers must reorient these processes toward the public good  ...  While rental housing platforms may empower data analysts and certain market participants, the same cannot be said for all users or society at large.  ...  The author(s) read and approved the final manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s42854-021-00024-2 pmid:34423256 pmcid:PMC8371600 fatcat:5oxaxwuwmfhedo5zwiwz5svqjy

Urban Data Streams and Machine Learning: A Case of Swiss Real Estate Market [article]

Vahid Moosavi
2017 arXiv   pre-print
Based on continuous web crawling of publicly available real estate advertisements and using building data from Open Street Map, we developed a system, where we roughly estimate the rental and sale price  ...  In addition to these rough estimates, we developed a web based API for accurate automated valuation of rental prices of individual properties and spatial sensitivity analysis of rental market.  ...  Let A be the actual rental price of a house, and let P be its predicted price.  ... 
arXiv:1704.04979v1 fatcat:fun3mvl42rh7xix35slcnywiwy


Fernando A. F. FERREIRA, Marjan S. JALALI
2015 International Journal of Strategic Property Management  
Price and residential housing attributes have long been identified as key determinants of home sales and, as such, they can explain time-on-the-market (TOM).  ...  Based on the use of fuzzy cognitive mapping, we propose a framework that adds value to the way that key determinants of housing sales and TOM are identified.  ...  IntrodUCtIon Understanding the conditions of the residential housing market and the key attributes that determine home sales and the time taken to sell a property, broadly known as time-on-the-market (  ... 
doi:10.3846/1648715x.2015.1052587 fatcat:rf6fm23flrbbjmb35qw25fvpeq

Utilizing a cellular automaton model to explore the influence of coastal flood adaptation strategies on Helsinki's urbanization patterns

Athanasios Votsis
2017 Computers, Environment and Urban Systems  
The simulations indicate that growth under all scenarios is distributed in a more fragmented manner relative to the baseline, which can be interpreted favorably regarding house prices and increased access  ...  restricting new growth in the flood risk zones without reference to the housing market.  ...  Acknowledgements The author thanks Claire Jantz, David Donato, Keith Clarke, and Tarja Söderman for advice during calibration, Elisabete Silva for information at earlier stages, and Adriaan Perrels, Heikki  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2017.04.005 fatcat:vys2lswtkvdqnfb7tzixqldgy4

Elevating the Value of Urban Location: A Consumer Preference-Based Approach to Valuing Local Amenity Provision

Shanaka Herath
2021 Land  
As a revealed preference method, the hedonic approach decouples the market price of a house into price components that are attributable to housing characteristics.  ...  In this article, we propose a coherent conceptual framework that addresses measurement, specification, and scale challenges to generate consistent economic estimates of local amenities.  ...  This is a further step towards local models that incorporate local scales and dynamics. Multiscale GWR is demonstrated to be superior to GWR in terms of producing more accurate estimates.  ... 
doi:10.3390/land10111226 fatcat:pp24gppcnvfafgjd7comhqzj5q
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