Cities—how they function, what they mean for people’s lives, and the systems and policy areas—fundamentally shape the urban environment. In courses that focus on cities, you will learn about broad sets of analytical, policy, and management skills to inform infrastructure, design, and thoughtful planning.

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URPL-GP.1605, Land Use Law
URPL-GP.2415, Public Policy and Planning in New York
PADM-GP.2416, Racial Inequality in America: What Do We Do Now?
URPL-GP.2452, Public-Private Partnerships, Public Spaces, Politics, & the Press
PADM-GP.2504, A Performance Evaluation of the Criminal Legal System
URPL-GP.2608, Urban Economics
URPL-GP.2620, Race, Ethnicity, Class, and Gender in American Cities
URPL-GP.2625, Environmental Infrastructure for Sustainable Cities
URPL-GP.2670, Land Use, Housing and Community Development in New York City Seminar
URPL-GP.2680, Topics in Urban Design
PADM-GP.4191, Understanding the Role Federal Tax Credits Play in the Affordable Housing & Renewable Energy Sectors
URPL-GP.4622, Wealth and Inequality
URPL-GP.4634, Equitable Community Engagement
URPL-GP.4635, Community Equity and Wealth Building
URPL-GP.4636, Housing and Community Development Policy I
URPL-GP.4638, Housing and Community Development Policy II
URPL-GP.4666, Topics in Urban Studies: Managing Complex Systems Reform in Government

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Zhan Guo

Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Transportation Policy

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Sally Greenspan

Master of Urban Planning
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Enterprise Community Partners
Sally Greenspan