MIT SUSTAINABLE URBANIZATION LAB

 

ENVIRONMENTAL

SUSTAINABILITY

PLACE-BASED POLICIES &

SELF-SUSTAINING URBAN GROWTH

 

Economics of New Cities

Subway Network & Urban Vibrancy

Explores the impact of rail transit investment in the amenity mix, real estate prices, and other urban vibrancy aspects of cities. This research dialogue with practitioners and real-world problems in a cross-context perspective. We analyze data from Beijing, São Paulo, New York, Santiago, and Madrid.

High Speed Rail, Air Travel and  Connected-Cities

 

City Growth and Real Estate Price Dynamics

Responses to Emerging Industries and Transportation Connectivity​

 

 

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China's Urbanization, Digital Technology and Innovation Market

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China's Growth: Political Economy, Business and Urbanization

Digital Cities Research

Digital Innovation and Transformation in Real Estate Industry

 

TEAM

Senior Researchers

Siqi Zheng

Faculty Director and PI

Zhengzhen Tan

Executive Director

Jianghao Wang

Research Scientist

Juan Palacios

Post-doctoral Researcher

Simon Buechler

Post-doc associate, PhD in Real Estate Economics

Weizeng Sun

Research Fellow and Affiliate

Adriano Borges Costa

Post-doctoral Researcher

Lindsey Goodwin

Lindsey Goodwin

Program Assistant

Student Researchers

Yichun Fan

Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Studies and Planning

Binzhe Wang

Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Studies and Planning

Dongxiao Niu

Visiting PHD Student

Matías Williams

Master of City Planning

Camila Ramos Yanez

Master of City Planning

Kristopher Steele

Master of City Planning, Master or MSRED

Nicolas Jeanrenaud

Graduate Researcher

Alumni

Tabea Sonneschein

Visiting Student

Guochen Zhai

Innovation Fellow

Colleen Chiu-Shee

Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Studies and Planning

Ruichen Ni

Master of City Planning, Real Estate Development

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