Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: BA University of California, Berkeley; MA University of Virginia; PhD University of Virginia
Research Areas: Urban and spatial economics; economic geography
Yooseon Hwang received her PhD in Economics at the University of Virginia and BA in Economics and Statistics at the University of California, Berkeley. Her research interests are urban and spatial economics and economic geography. Hwang focuses on understanding how urban policies related to transportation, zoning, housing market, and geography affect urban structure and economic activity. Her research methodology involves applying and estimating quantitative spatial models and econometric tools.