The role of real estate in the economy

Atlantico interviews Etienne Wasmer
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Answering Atlantico's questions, Etienne Wasmer explains the role that real estate plays in the economy nowadays. Read the article here (in French), 25th of August, 2014.

On that topic, read also this Working Paper in English (French version here): "Does housing capital contribute to inequality? A comment on Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century", by Odran Bonnet, Pierre-Henri Bono, Guillaume Chapelle and Étienne Wasmer, Department of Economics at Sciences Po and LIEPP.

This Working Paper was mentionned on the New York Times website.