October 25, 2013 presentation by Matthew Kahn ’93, Professor, UCLA Institute of the Environment, UCLA Anderson School of Management and UCLA School of Law.
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business Real Estate Alumni Group Conference, "The Future of Cities, States & Interest Rates” held at Gleacher Center, Chicago, IL. For more information go to ChicagoBoothREAG.org
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Matthew E. Kahn is a Professor at the UCLA Institute of the Environment, the Department of Economics, the Department of Public Policy, the UCLA Anderson School of Management and the UCLA School of Law. He is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and the IZA. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from The University of Chicago. Before joining the UCLA faculty in January 2007, Dr. Kahn taught at Columbia and the Fletcher School at Tufts University. He has served as a Visiting Professor at Harvard and Stanford University and the National University of Singapore. At the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate, he serves as the Director of Research.
Kahn is the author of Green Cities: Urban Growth and the Environment (Brookings Institution Press 2006) and the co-author of Climatopolis: How Our Cities Will Thrive in the Hotter World (Basic Books 2010), In 2013, he published Fundamentals of Environmental Economics: Solving Urban Pollution Problems (Amazon Books). His research areas include: environmental, urban, energy and real estate economics.