The Effect of Bedrock on the Skyline
Working Paper, “Bedrock Depth and the Formation of the Manhattan Skyline, 1890-1915”
The Economic Determinants of Skyscraper Height and the Skyline
“Skyscraper Height” (2012) in the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.
“Skyscrapers and the Skyline: Manhattan, 1895-2004” (2010) Real Estate Economics.
References in the Media
Million Years Ago, Hell’s Kitchen Earned Its Name,
David Dunlap, New
York Times, February 5, 2012
Paul Goldberger and Skyscraper
Economist Jason Barr Debate the Manhattan Skyline, The New York
Observer, Jan. 25, 2012.
Uncanny Valley: The Real Reason There Are No Skyscrapers in the Middle of Manhattan, The New York Observer, Jan. 17, 2012.
“The Point of the Skyline: Why they should let Jean Nouvel build every inch of his arrogant tower, and other thoughts on what makes a cityscape great.” By Justin Davidson, May 2, 2010, New York Magazine.
plans; Chicago's skyscrapers no longer stir the blood, but
they still matter.” By Sara
Klein, October 29, 2007, Crain’s Chicago
“The skyscraper boom: Better than flying.” June 1st 2006 The Economist.