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The Premium for Walkable Development under Land Use Regulations

by Emily Hamilton and Eli Dourado (Emily Hamilton is the policy research manager for the State and Local Policy Project at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. She is currently a PhD student in economics at George Mason University. Eli Dourado is a former senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He received […]

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Civil Engineering PhD Student Reviews Data to Uncover Causes of Accidents on Construction Sites

October 23, 2018 / by Nanci Hellmich (This post originally came out on the Volgenau School of Engineering website.) When Mason Engineering doctoral student Pouya Gholizadeh was walking near his apartment complex in Fairfax recently, he was alarmed to see a construction employee on the roof of a building working without a hard hat or […]

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CREE-Sponsored Market Research Shows Strong Multihousing Market

The third quarter 2018 Washington Metro Area Economy and Multihousing Market report from commercial real estate firm Newmark Knight Frank showed continued strength in the regional economy which in turn supported low vacancy rates, increased rents, and widespread construction in the area’s multifamily market.  The quarterly market research report is sponsored by the George Mason […]

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Developing an Ecosystem Model of a Floating Wetland for Water Quality Improvement on a Stormwater Pond

by Brendan McAndrew and Changwoo Ahn (Department of Environmental Science and Policy, George Mason University) Published in the Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 202, Part 1, 1 November 2017, Pages 198-207 (CREE Director’s Note: Professor Changwoo Ahn is a faculty fellow of the Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship.  His research and consulting work on the design […]

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