Yiwen (Xavier) Kuai
Master of Urban Planning, New York University
BA, Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Areas of Interest:Gentrification, Housing, International Development, Low-Income/Affordable Housing, Poverty, Transportation, Urban Economics
Yiwen is a doctoral student at the Department of Urban Planning at UCLA Luskin. His research interests include housing affordability, neighborhood and poverty, gentrification, transportation, urban economics, and international development. His current research projects include topics on the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program, suburban street width and parking policy, gentrification issues in New York City, social networks among public housing residents, etc. Yiwen is also a research affiliate of Furman Center for Real Estate & Urban Policy at New York University.
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