Professor Susan Christopherson, Cornell University Please note: This talk has been cancelled. We are very fortunate to have Cornell Professor Susan Christopherson visiting UNC on February 6 to discuss her research on how processes associated with the “financialization” of the … Continued
Monthly Archives: November 2013
Siqi Zheng, Professor, Tsinghua University, China Dr. Zheng will present her work estimating urban households’ willingness to pay for various quality of life amenities. She uses compensating differentials in the housing prices within a city and across cities in China to construct integrated quality of … Continued
Colin Thor West, assistant professor in anthropology, studies how households in semi-arid regions cope with limited or fluctuating natural resource availability and focuses on food security. One such region, the northern Central Plateau of Burkina Faso, lies in the Sahel … Continued
Research conducted by Dr. Bill Rohe, director of the Center for Urban & Regional Studies, was featured in the Fox Business article “Do Renters Really Decrease Nearby Home Values?” Click to read the Fox Business article.