Education Finance and Accountability Program (EFAP)

School District Consolidation

William Duncombe, John Yinger, and Pengju Zhang, "How Does School District Consolidation Affect Property Values: A Case Study of New York," Public Finance Review, 4 (1): 52-79.

William Duncombe and John Yinger, "The Benefits and Costs of School District Consolidation: What recent research reveals about potential cost savings," The School Administrator, 5 (67) (May 2010): 10-17.

Yue Hu and John Yinger, "The Impact of School District Consolidation on Housing Prices," National Tax Journal, 61 (4) (December 2008): 609-633.

William Duncombe and John Yinger, "Does School District Consolidation Cut Costs?," Education Finance and Policy, 2 (4) (Fall 2007): 341-375.

Matthew Andrews, William Duncombe and John Yinger, "Revisiting Economies of Size in American Education: Are We Any Closer to a Consensus?," Economics of Education Review, 21 (3) (June 2002): 245-262.  

John Yinger, "The Impact of School-District Consolidation on Property Values," It’s Elementary, August 2007.

John Yinger, "School District Consolidation," It’s Elementary, May 2005.