Anthony Alden DeFusco

  • 27 Citations

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Research Interests

He studies household finance with a particular emphasis on household behaviors and policies affecting the housing and residential mortgage markets. His recent work has studied the effects of regulations on household leverage in the mortgage market as well as the role of collateral constraints and interest rates in driving household borrowing behavior. In other work, he has also studied the role of short-term speculation and geographic spillovers in contributing to house price fluctuations.

Education/Academic qualification

Applied Economics, PhD, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2015

Applied Economics, MS, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2012

Economics and Mathematics, BA, Temple University

… → 2009

Research interests

  • Banking and Financial Institutions
  • Household Finance
  • Microeconomics
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Regulation of Financial Markets
  • Urban Economics

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Research Output

  • 27 Citations
  • 4 Article
  • 3 Working paper

Regulating household leverage

Defusco, A. A., Johnson, S. & Mondragon, J., Mar 1 2020, In : Review of Economic Studies. 87, 2, p. 914-958 45 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Homeowner Borrowing and Housing Collateral: New Evidence from Expiring Price Controls

    Defusco, A. A., Apr 2018, In : Journal of Finance. 73, 2, p. 523-573 51 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 11 Scopus citations

    The role of price spillovers in the American housing boom

    DeFusco, A., Ding, W., Ferreira, F. & Gyourko, J., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Urban Economics. 108, p. 72-84 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    The interest rate elasticity of mortgage demand: Evidence from bunching at the conforming loan limit

    DeFusco, A. A. & Paciorek, A., Feb 1 2017, In : American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 9, 1, p. 210-240 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 15 Scopus citations