The Economic Impact of Critical-Habitat Designation: Evidence from Vacant-Land Transactions

Maximilian Auffhammer, Maya Duru, Edward Rubin and David L. Sunding

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  • Published online March 31, 2020.

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  1. Maximilian Auffhammer, Research associate
  1. National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts; and George Pardee Jr. Professor of Sustainable Development, University of California, Berkeley; auffhammer{at}
  1. Maya Duru, Associate director
  1. Department of Education, Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, Cambridge, Massachusetts; mduru{at}
  1. Edward Rubin, Assistant professor
  1. Department of Economics, University of Oregon, Eugene; edwardr{at}
  1. David L. Sunding
  1. Thomas J. Graff Professor of Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley; sunding{at}