Density is Proximity, Proximity is Mobility: Urban Economics Trends with Paul Brewbaker
Overview: Economist Paul Brewbaker will discuss the current economic climate, political influences on the built environment, and his predictions the future of the building industry.
- Understanding the impact of public transportation on cities.
- Understanding the impact of political decisions on real estate development.
- Comparing different cities to see what methods of development are better than others.
- Discussing sustainable urban growth.
Paul Brewbaker, Pd.D., CBE is an economist and Principal of TZ Economics, a consultancy involved in corporate work and litigation support in Hawaii. He has studied the economy of Hawaii for the past 25 years and previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of Bank of Hawaii. Paul is a graduate of Stanford University, did graduate work at the University of Wisconsin at Madison, and received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Hawaii. He has lectured extensively in international, monetary, and financial economics. Paul is a member of the American Economic Association, the American Finance Association, and the National Association for Business Economics, from which he received the Certified Business Economist designation.
Cost: $20 AIA Members; $30 Non-members (Includes lunch). Please RSVP by March 14.
AIA CES Credit: Qualifies for 1 AIA/CES LU
Go-To-Meeting: Go-to-meeting is available for our Neighbor Island friends and those that simply can't attend in person, but we highly encourage attendance in person as the networking opportunities are invaluable. If interested, please choose that option when registering online.
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