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Appraising the District’s rentals: References

April 01, 2020

Works referenced in the report

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Ambrosius, Joshua D., John I. Gilderbloom, William J. Steele, Wesley L. Meares, and Dennis Keating. “Forty Years of Rent Control: Reexamining New Jersey’s Moderate Local Policies after the Great Recession.” Cities 49 (December 1, 2015): 121–33.

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Blumgart, Jake. “In Defense of Rent Control.” Pacific Standard, 2017.

Brinklow, Adam. “San Francisco Renters: More than 60 Percent Have Rent Control.” SF-Curbed, 2018.

Chew, Amee, and Sarah Treuhaft. “Our Homes, Our Future: How Rent Control Can Build Stable, Healthy Communities.” Oakland, CA, 2019.

Cooperative Housing Coalition, DC. “Co-Ops 101: Cooperative Housing Ownership in Washington, DC.” 2014.

Diamond, Rebecca. “What Does Economic Evidence Tell Us about the Effects of Rent Control?” 2018.

Diamond, Rebecca, Tim Mcquade, and Franklin Qian. “The Effects of Rent Control Expansion on Tenants, Landlords, and Inequality: Evidence from San Francisco.” 2019.

District of Columbia Office of Planning, and Department of Housing and Community Development. “Housing Equity Report: Creating Goals for Areas of Our City.” Washington DC, 2019.

Feldman, Joshua, and Graham MacDonald. “Rents Are Too High. Here Are Three Ways to Get the Data We Need to Fix That.” Urban Institute, Washington DC, 2019.

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