Chris CunninghamResearch Economist and Associate Adviser
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Chris Cunningham is a research economist and associate adviser on the applied microeconomics team in the research department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. His major research interests are housing and land-use regulation.
Prior to joining the Bank in 2005, Dr. Cunningham was a graduate research associate at Syracuse University's Center for Policy Research. He also worked as a research analyst for the Law and Economics Consulting Group and as a research assistant for the Economic Consulting Services, both in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Cunningham received both his doctorate and master's degree in economics from Syracuse University. He earned a bachelor's degree in economics from George Washington University. He is a member of the American Economics Association, the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, and the North American Regional Science Council.
Atlanta Fed Working Papers
Do Homeowners Associations Mitigate or Aggravate Negative Spillovers from Neighboring Homeowner Distress?
Ron Cheung, Chris Cunningham, and Rachel Meltzer
Abstract | Full text (348 KB)
Other Fed Work
Chris Cunningham. "Smart Growth and Rebuilding the Mississippi Gulf Coast" 2006. EconSouth (2006 No2).
Chris Cunningham and Mike Eriksen. "Tax Reform's Effect on Low-Income Housing." Atlanta Fed's Real Estate Research. March 2, 2018.
Chris Cunningham. "Limiting Property Tax Assessment to Slow Gentrification." Atlanta Fed's Real Estate Research. March 27, 2014.
Chris Cunningham. "How Fracking Affects Home Values. " ECONversations. June 19, 2018.
Chris Cunningham. "Examining the Southeast's Water Supply." Southeastern Economic Perspectives. January 3, 2008.