This paper is a survey of the literature on Real Estate Investment Trusts, commonly as REITs. The literature is separated into three major research topics: investment financing decisions, and return and risk issues. The central papers addressing each optics are described and their results are summarized. Suggestions for further also are provided.
Corgel, J., McIntosh, W., & Ott, S. H. (1995). Real estate investment trusts: A review of the financial economics literature. Journal of Real Estate Literature, 3, 13-43. Retrieved [insert date], from Cornell University, SHA School site: http://scholarship.sha.cornell.edu/articles/1093