Vancouver School of Economics,
     University of British Columbia

Joshua D. Gottlieb

Vancouver School of Economics
University of British COlumbia

 Joshua D. Gottlieb


 Assistant Professor, UBC

 Faculty Research Fellow, NBER

 Mailing Address
  Vancouver School of Economics 
  University of British Columbia 
  6000 Iona Drive 
  Vancouver, BC V6T 1L4 
  Canada 

 Contact Information 
  Office: (604) 822-4121

 Research Interests 
  Public Economics, Health Economics 
  Urban and Real Estate Economics
  • I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at UBC,
  • NBER Faculty Research Fellow, and
  • Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. [expand]

Working Papers

Publications


In the Shadow of a Giant:
Medicare's Influence on Private Payment Systems

Journal of Political Economy, forthcoming. With Jeffrey Clemens [.bib]

 

Medicare Payment Cuts Continue to Restrain Inflation
FRBSF Economic Letter (2016). With Jeffrey Clemens and Adam Hale Shapiro [.bib]


Unhappy Cities
Journal of Labor Economics (2016). With Edward Glaeser and Oren Ziv [.bib]



How Much Do Medicare Cuts Reduce Inflation?
FRBSF Economic Letter (2014). With Jeffrey Clemens and Adam Hale Shapiro [.bib]


Do Physicians' Financial Incentives Affect Treatment Patterns and Patient Health?
American Economic Review (2014). With Jeffrey Clemens [.bib]


Can Cheap Credit Explain the Housing Boom?
Housing and the Financial Crisis (2013). With Edward Glaeser and Joseph Gyourko [.bib]


Housing Booms and City Centers
American Economic Review: Papers & Proceedings (2012). With Edward Glaeser and Kristina Tobio [.bib]


The Wealth of Cities:
Agglomeration Economies and Spatial Equilibrium in the United States

Journal of Economic Literature (2009). With Edward Glaeser [.bib]


The Economics of Place-Making Policies
Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (2008). With Edward Glaeser [.bib]


Urban Resurgence and the Consumer City
Urban Studies (2006). With Edward Glaeser [.bib]


Other Essays


Does Job Protection Encourage Entrepreneurship?, SIEPR Policy Brief, May 2016. [.bib]


Review of Housing Markets and the Economy: Risk, Regulation, and Policy: Essays in Honor of Karl E. Case, Journal of Economic Literature, Dec. 2015 [.bib]


Maximising Happiness Does Not Maximise Welfare, VoxEU.org, Oct. 2014. With Edward Glaeser and Oren Ziv [.bib]


Can Interest Rates Explain the US Housing Boom and Bust?, VoxEU.org, Aug. 2010. With Edward Glaeser and Joseph Gyourko [.bib]


Did Credit Market Policies Cause the Housing Bubble?, Rappaport/Taubman Policy Brief, May 2010. With Edward Glaeser and Joseph Gyourko [.bib]


Op-Ed


A better way to tax vacant Vancouver homes, The Globe and Mail, July 2016.