This dissertation focuses on the mortgage default behavior and the valuation of distressed properties. Three essays are included. The first essay uses New Orleans foreclosure data, where each property has three appraisals, to investigate the factors affecting appraisal bias and accuracy, and to estimate the magnitude of appraisal accuracy for distressed properties.
THREE ESSAYS ON REAL ESTATE FINANCE A Dissertation Submitted to the Graduate Faculty of the Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College in partial ful llment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in The Interdepartmental Program in Business Administration (Finance) by Shuang Zhu B.E., Tsinghua.
This dissertation is a collection of three essays in real estate finance. In the first essay, we observe that between 1985 and 2007, the share of household mortgage debt as a proportion of the total value of housing in the US increased substantially from 30% to an all-time high of 50%.Title: Three essays on real estate finance: Author: Liu, X. Thesis advisor: Englund, K.G.P. Publisher: Finance (ABS, FEB) Date issued: 2010: Access: Open Access.Three essays on real estate finance - This paas can be established on the final report noted that a continuous interplay between quality of cooperation and exchange good practices, validation instruments etc. In j. Krajcik, j. Marx, r. Krajcik, j. Paper and ink.
THREE ESSAYS ON REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS Yan Lin Old Dominion University, 2004 Director: Dr. Kenneth Yung This dissertation includes three essays that study on Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). The first essay examines the shape of market demand curve by employing REIT equity fund flows as a proxy for REIT aggregate demand.Read More
Dissertation Title: Essays on Real Estate and International Asset Pricing Dissertation Chair: Professor Torous. Ehud Peleg (Ph.D. '08) First academic placement: USC Marshall School Dissertation Title: Three Essays on Asset Pricing, Portfolio Choice and Behavioral Finance Dissertation Co-Chair: Professor Benartzi and Professor Subrahmanyam.Read More
REITs restructure and rechannel the flows of capital within the real estate sectors. Rapid growing capitalization of REITs has gained the attention of individual and institutional investors and has shown REITs' potential as investment vehicles. How to evaluate those firms and what are their interactions with the other markets have become critical recently.Read More
Essays on Real Estate Finance and Economics Strategies for Developments under Uncertainty by Seung Dong You MPS, Cornell University, 2002 MA, Sogang University, 1999 BA, Sogang University, 1997 and 1996 A THESIS SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY in The Faculty of Graduate Studies.Read More
Three Essays on Household Finance by Tong-yob Nam Chair: John Laitner This dissertation studies household saving and investment decisions in a variety of circum-stances. Every individual faces various types of risk such as housing, labor income, and longevity risk. My dissertation focuses on the combined e ects of such risks on household.Read More
This thesis explores a broad range of issues and techniques, both theoretical and empirical, in the field of real estate and urban economics. The first chapter provides the motivation for the essays contained in this thesis, and suggests opportunities for further research.Read More
THREE ESSAYS ON CORPORATE LIQUIDITY, FINANCIAL CRISIS, AND REAL ESTATE Kimberly Fowler Luchtenberg Old Dominion University, 2013 Co-Directors: Dr. John Doukas Dr. Michael Seiler The first essay examines why firms with access to lines of credit (LOC) have different drawdowns and their implications for asset pricing, investment and profitability.Read More
This dissertation consists of three chapters on topics related to real estate and finance. The first chapter studies the effects of bank competition on bank risk-taking and lending. Using a quasi-experimental design that exploits the exogenous application of bank antitrust laws following bank mergers, I show that bank competition leads to more loans going to larger and safer borrowers.Read More
Summary This thesis provides three essays applied to the literature of real estate finance and housing economics. Chapter one documents the imbalance of U.S. foreclosure sales with respect to recourse laws on primary mortgages.Read More
Essays In Housing Markets And Public Finance Abstract This dissertation comprises three research papers on topics at the intersection of housing markets, taxation, and the provision of local public goods. In Chapter 1, I study the economic incidence of the mortgage interest tax deduction -- a widespread.Read More