The housing-market impacts of shale-gas development

Lucija Muehlenbachs, Beia Spiller, Christopher Timmins, 9 February 2014

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Technological improvements in the extraction of natural gas from shale rock have transformed the industry.

Topics: Energy, Environment
Tags: externalities, fracking, house prices, housing, pollution, property prices, shale gas

Are property values affected by concerns over groundwater contamination from shale?

Lucija Muehlenbachs, Beia Spiller, Christopher Timmins, 29 September 2012

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A recent increase in the extraction of natural gas and oil using unconventional methods has transformed communities and landscapes. Shale gas extraction has grown rapidly in recent years thanks to developments in hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling.

Topics: Energy, Environment
Tags: externalities, natural gas, pollution, property prices

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