AIA GMM: Density is Proximity, Proximity is Mobility: Urban Economics Trends with Paul Brewbaker
View Registrations Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend Events in Series

Density is Proximity, Proximity is Mobility: Urban Economics Trends with Paul Brewbaker

When: Thursday, March 15, 2018
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Where: AIA Honolulu Center for Architecture
828 Fort Street Mall
Suite 100
Honolulu, Hawaii  96813
United States
Contact: Julie Lam

Online registration is closed.
« Go to Upcoming Event List  


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.


Learning Objectives:

  • 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.


Thank you to our GMM Sponsors!


Pre-payment Policy: Advanced payment is required for all events. We accept Visa, Mastercard or Check payment. If you select the "Invoice me Later" option please mail AIA Honolulu a check to guaranteee your spot. Event payment is due on or before the program date. Please plan to pay at the door if a check has not been mailed in advance.

Refund and No Show Policy: Full refunds for paid events will be granted up to and including 3 days prior to the event. If you call between 2-0 days, refunds are not available. You may invite someone in your place. Call our office to notify us of any substitutions at 808-628-7243. No-shows on the day of the event are not refunded; substitute attendees are welcome for your pre-paid spot.

Platinum Sponsors