ERIC Number: EJ553018
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Rent Control with Rent Discrimination Revisited.
Shepherd, A. Ross; McDonald, John F.
Journal of Economic Education, v28 n4 p316-22 Fall 1997
Questions the recently developed arguments (per George Kondor and R. Arnott) that rent controls can increase the quantity of housing supplied. Maintains that tenant favorable regulatory programs constrict profit, mobility, development, and construction. Argues that any subsequent increases in housing are due to price discrimination. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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