NYU Urban Seminar: William A. Fischel
March 8, 2016
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm, Vanderbilt Hall, Room 208, 40 Washington Square South, New York City (RSVP here)
William A. Fischel will be leading this discussion series on growth controls and housing. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center.
William Fischel is professor of economics and the Patricia F. and William B. Hale '44 Professor in Arts and Sciences at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. He was a member of the Hanover zoning board for 10 years, and has long served on the teaching andresearch faculty of the Lincoln Institute. He has written more than 50 articles and three books about the related topics of local government, land use controls, school finance and property taxation. Fischel's most recent book pulls those themes together under the title The Homevoter Hypothesis (Harvard University Press 2001).