William C. Wheaton

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

Professor/Director, Center For Real Estate

50 Memorial Drive

E52-252B

Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

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Scholarly Papers (27)

The 1998-2005 Housing 'Bubble' and the Current 'Correction': What's Different this Time?

Journal of Real Estate Research, 2007
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Nov 2007
William C. Wheaton and Gleb Nechayev
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and CBRE Econometric Advisors
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Housing, Bubble

The 1998-2005 Housing 'Bubble' and the Current 'Correction': What's Different this Time?

Journal of Real Estate Research, Vol. 30, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2008
William C. Wheaton and Gleb Nechayev
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and CBRE Econometric Advisors
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inflation, housing prices, housing bubble, demand fundamentals, economic fundamentals

100 Years of Commercial Real Estate Prices in Manhattan

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-02
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
William C. Wheaton, Mark S. Baranski and Cesarina A. Templeton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Northeastern University School of Architecture and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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100 Years of Commercial Real Estate Prices in Manhattan

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 69-83, Spring 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
William C. Wheaton, Mark S. Baranski and Cesarina A. Templeton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Northeastern University School of Architecture and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Geography of COVID-19 Growth in the US: Counties and Metropolitan Areas

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Apr 2020
William C. Wheaton and Anne Kinsella Thompson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Center for Real Estate
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Coronavirus, Health, Urban Economics

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Do Housing Sales Drive Housing Prices or the Converse?

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-01
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
William C. Wheaton and Nai Jia Lee
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate
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Commuting, Ricardian Rent and House Price Appreciation in Cities with Dispersed Employment and Mixed Land Use

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Oct 2002
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Job Decentralization

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The Co-Movement of Housing Sales and Housing Prices: Empirics and Theory

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Mar 2009
William C. Wheaton and Nai Jia Lee
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate
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Metropolitan Fragmentation, Law Enforcement Effort and Urban Crime

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Feb 2005
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Jurisdictional fragmentation, criminal mobility, police expenditure

Metropolitan Fragmentation, Law Enforcement Effort and Urban Crime

Journal of Urban Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jan 2006
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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What Will it Take to Restore the Housing Market?

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-06
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
William C. Wheaton and Gleb Nechayev
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and CBRE Econometric Advisors
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Housing

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Will CoWorking Work?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Jun 2019
William C. Wheaton and Alex Krasikov
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and CBRE Econometric Advisors
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Automation, Real Estate

Will CoWorking Work?

MIT Center for Real Estate Research Paper No. 21/08
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Feb 2021
William C. Wheaton and Alex Krasikov
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and CBRE Econometric Advisors
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Automation, real estate

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Error Correction Models of MSA Housing 'Supply' Elasticities: Implications for Price Recovery

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 14-05
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2014
William C. Wheaton, Serguei Chervachidze and Gleb Nechayev
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, CBRE Econometric Advisors and CBRE Econometric Advisors
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Housing

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Doubts about Density: COVID-19 across Cities and Towns

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 May 2020
William C. Wheaton and Anne Kinsella Thompson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Center for Real Estate
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Coronavirus, Density, Urban Economics

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The Secular and Cyclic Behavior of True Construction Costs

Journal of Real Estate Research Vol. 29, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
William C. Wheaton and William E. Simonton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and The Related Group
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construction cost

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Contemporaneous Loan Stress and Termination Risk in the CMBS Pool: How Ruthless is Default?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Tracey Seslen and William C. Wheaton
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Commercial mortgages, competing risks, mortgage termination

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Decentralized Welfare Provision: Is There a 'Race to the Bottom'?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Feb 1999
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Urban Wages and Labor Market Agglomeration

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Nov 2000
William C. Wheaton and Mark J. Lewis
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Urban Wages and Labor Market Agglomeration

Posted: 28 Jul 2001
William C. Wheaton and Mark J. Lewis
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA)

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Resort Real Estate: Does Supply Prevent Appreciation?

Journal of Real Estate Research, Vol. 27, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Dec 2006
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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ski resort, property price, appreciation

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Bricks or Clicks? The Efficiency of Alternative Retail Channels

MIT Center for Real Estate Research Paper No. 9
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2020
William C. Wheaton and Edward Tung
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Center for Real Estate
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Automation, Real Estate

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Property Taxes Under 'Classification:' Why Do Firms Pay More?

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 10-10
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Nai Jia Lee and William C. Wheaton
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Public Finance, Property Tax

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Robots, Automation and the demand for Industrial Space

MIT Center for Real Estate Research Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2020
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Automation, Real Estate

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Contemporaneous Loan Stress and Termination Risk in the CMBS Pool: How 'Ruthless' is Default?

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 38, Issue 2, pp. 225-255, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Tracey Seslen and William C. Wheaton
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Do House Price Levels Anticipate Subsequent Price Changes within Metropolitan Areas?

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 43, Issue 3, pp. 782-806, 2015
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Aug 2015
Nai Jia Lee, Tracey Seslen and William C. Wheaton
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Do House Price Levels Anticipate Subsequent Price Changes within Metropolitan Areas

Real Estate Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 Dec 2013
William C. Wheaton, Tracey Seslen and Nai Jia Lee
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate

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housing

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Testing the Intertemporal Efficiency of Hedonic House Prices

46th Annual AREUEA Conference Paper
Posted: 01 Dec 2010
William C. Wheaton and Tracey Seslen
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department

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What Determined the Great Cap Rate Compression of 2000-2007, and the Dramatic Reversal During the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis?

46th Annual AREUEA Conference Paper
Posted: 01 Dec 2010
Serguei Chervachidze and William C. Wheaton
CBRE Econometric Advisors and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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What Determined the Great Cap Rate Compression of 2000-2007, and the Dramatic Reversal During the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis?

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 46, No. 2, 2013
Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Serguei Chervachidze and William C. Wheaton
CBRE Econometric Advisors and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Commercial real estate, Capitalization rate, Real estate cycles, Financial crisis

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Decentralized Welfare: Will There Be Underprovision?

Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 48, No. 3, November 2000
Posted: 18 Aug 2001
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Real Estate 'Cycles': Some Fundamentals

Posted: 14 Feb 1999
William C. Wheaton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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The Cyclic Behavior of the Greater London Office Market

J. OF REAL ESTATE FINANCE AND ECONOMICS, Vol. 15 No. 1
Posted: 04 Jul 1997
William C. Wheaton, Raymond G. Torto and Peter Evans
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Massachusetts at Boston and DTZ Debenham Thrope

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