Faculty Publications

Recent Books





   Transitions in Regional Economic Development


Refereed Journal Articles


Elliott, M. and Kaufman, S.  “Enhancing environmental quality and sustainability through negotiation and conflict management: Research into systems, dynamics, and practices.”  Negotiation and Conflict Management Research, 9(3), 199-219.

Fuentes, A. and Pipkin, S.  “Self-Discovery in the Dark: the demand side of industrial policy in Latin America.”  Review of International Political Economy, 23(1), 2016.

Immergluck, D.  A review of Where we want to live: Reclaiming infrastructure for a new generation of cities by Ryan Gravel.  Journal of the American Planning Association.  2016.

Immergluck, D.  A review of Evicted: Poverty and profit in the American city by Matthew Desmond.  Public Administration Review.  2016.

Raymond, E., Wang, K., and Immergluck, D.  “Race and uneven recovery: Neighborhood home value trajectories in Atlanta before and after the housing crisis.”  Housing Studies 31: 324-339.  2016.

Raymond, E., Duckworth, R. Miller, B. Lucas, and M. Pokharel, S. (2016) New Corporate Landlords and Displacement: Evictions in Single Family Rentals in Atlanta, Georgia. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Community and Economic Development Discussion Paper Series.

Ross, C., Myungje Woo and Fangru Wang, “Megaregions and regional sustainability,” International Journal of Urban Sciences, Volume 20, Number 3, November 2016.

Wang, Lan, and Ross, Catherine, “Healthy City Planning and Assessment: Initiation and Trend”, Urban Planning International, Vol.31 No.4, August 2016.

Ross, Catherine, Elliot Sperling, and Subhrajit Guhathakurta, “Adopting a New Energy Economy in the United States”, Energy Procedia 88 (2016), 139-145, Energy Procedia, June 2016.

Zhang, Wenwen, Subhrajit Guhathakurta and Catherine Ross, “Trends in Automobile Energy Use and GHD Emissions in Suburban and Inner City Neighborhoods: Lessons from Metropolitan Phoenix, USA”, Energy Procedia 88 (2016) 82 – 87, Energy Procedia, June 2016.

Hylton, Peter, Ross, Catherine, “Identifying Factors that Influence Logistics Clusters’ Competitiveness”, Regional Studies, January 14, 2016.

Li, Zhengwei, Quan, Steven J., Yang, Perry P. J.  Energy performance simulation for planning a low carbon neighborhood urban district: A case study of Macau, in Habitat International, 04; 53: 206-214.  2016.

Welch, T., Gehrke, S., and Wang, F. (2016). “Long-term Impact of Network Access to Bike Facilities and Public Transit Stations on Housing Sales Prices in Portland, Oregon”, Journal of Transport Geography 54 (2016): pp. 264-272.

Yang, Perry P. J., Yan, Jinyue, Modeling Urban Design with Energy Performance, in Energy Procedia. 2016.

Quan, Steven J., Wu, Jiang, Shi, Zhongming, Yang, Tianren, Wang, Yi, Yang, Perry P. J. Urban Form and Building Energy Performance in Shanghai Neighborhoods, in Energy Procedia.  2016.



Chun, Bumseok, and Subhrajit Guhathakurta. “Daytime and Nighttime Urban Heat Islands Statistical Models for Atlanta.” Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 2015, 0265813515624685.

Bratt, R. and Immergluck, D. (2015). "The Mortgage Crisis: Historical Context and Recent Responses." Journal of Urban Affairs.

Guhathakurta, Subhrajit, and Eric Williams. “Impact of Urban Form on Energy Use in Central City and Suburban Neighborhoods: Lessons from the Phoenix Metropolitan Region.” Energy Procedia 75 (2015): 2928–33.

Ray, Indro, and Indro, and Subhrajit Guhathakurta. “The Impact of Housing Sub-markets and Urban Form on the Foreclosure Crisis in US Urban Counties.” Housing Policy Debate, no. ahead-of-print (2015): 1–25.

Zhang, Wenwen, Subhrajit Guhathakurta, Jinqi Fang, and Ge Zhang. “Exploring the Impact of Shared Autonomous Vehicles on Urban Parking Demand: An Agent-Based Simulation Approach.” Sustainable Cities and Society 19 (2015): 34–45.

Benner, C. and A. Karner. “Measuring Jobs Housing Fit: Low-Wage Jobs and Proximity to Affordable Housing in the San Francisco Bay Area.” Urban Geography, 2015.

Karner, A. and A. Golub. “Comparing Two Common Approaches to Public Transit Service Equity Evaluation.” Transportation Research Record, 2015.

Karner, A., D. Hondula, and J. Vanos. “Heat Exposure and Vulnerability During Non-Motorized Travel: Implications for Transportation Policy Under Climate Change.” Journal of Transport & Health, 2015.

Chin, John; Kim, Anna J; Takahashi, Lois; Weibe, Doug. “Do Sexually Oriented Massage Parlor Businesses Cluster in Neighborhoods?: Spatial Analysis of Indoor Sex Work In LA and Orange Counties.” Public Health Reports. Volume 130, 544-553. 2015.

Kim, Anna J. “From the Enclave to the City: The Economic Benefits of Immigrant Flexibility”. Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability. Vol 20 (6), 706-727. 2015.

Kim, D., Lee, H., & Lim, U. (2015). "Exploring the Spatial Distribution of Occupations Vulnerable to Climate Change in Korea." Sustainability, 8(1), 34.

Lim, U., Choi, Y. S., & Lee, H. (2015). "Occupational Skills and the Gender Wage Gap in Seoul, Korea: a Multilevel Approach." The Annals of Regional Science, 55(2-3), 335-356.

Trail, Marcus, Tsimpidi, Alexandra, Liu, Peng, Tsigaridis, Kostas, Hu, Yongtao, Nenes, Anathasios, Stone, Brian, Russell, Armistead. (2015). “Reforestation and Crop Land Conversion Impacts on Future Regional Air Quality in the Southeastern US."

Wang, F. Welch, T., Mishra, S., & Wang, F. (2015). "Interrelationship between Airport Enplanements and Accessibility: Case of Three Airports in Metropolitan Washington, D.C., Region." Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board.



Botchwey, N., Falkenstein, R., Levin, J., Fisher, T., & Trowbridge, M. (2014). "Built Environment and Actual Causes of Death: Promoting an Ecological Approach to Healthy Urban Planning." Journal of Planning Literature. Published online December 18, 2014.

Pollack, K., Dannenberg, A., Botchwey, N., Stone, C., & Seto, E. (2014). "Developing a Model Curriculum for a University Course in Health Impact Assessment." Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal Journal. Published online October 29, 2014.

Botchwey, N., Trowbridge, M., & Fisher, T. (2014). "Green Health: Urban Planning and the Development of Healthy and Sustainable Neighborhoods and Schools." Journal of Planning Education and Research. 34 (2), 113‐122.

Doyle, J.L.H. (2014). "The Megaregion as Product and Spur of Collaboration." Carolina Planning.

Zhang Ge, Subhrajit Guhathakurta, Susannah Lee, Amy Moore & Lijiao Yan (2014)."Grid‐based Land‐use Composition and Configuration Optimization for Watershed Stormwater Management." Water Resources Management. DOI 10.1007/s11269‐014‐0642‐y

Middel, Ariane, Kathrin Häb, Anthony J. Brazel, Chris A. Martin, and Subhrajit Guhathakurta (2014). "Impact of Urban Form and Design on Mid‐Afternoon Microclimate in Phoenix Local Climate Zones." Landscape and Urban Planning. 122: 16. doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2013.11.004.

Habeeb, Dana, Vargo, Jason, Stone, Brian.Vargo, Jason, Stone, Brian. (2014). "Urban Heat Waves: The Increasing Vulnerability of US Cities to Extreme Heat." Natural Hazards. DOI 10.1007/s11069‐014‐1563‐z.s11069‐014‐1563‐z.

Immergluck, D. and Law, J. (2014). "Investing in Crisis: The Methods, Strategies, and Expectations of Investors in Single‐family Foreclosed Homes in Distressed Neighborhoods." Housing Policy Debate. 24: 568‐593.

Immergluck, D. and Law, J. (2014). "Speculating in Crisis: The Intra-metropolitan Geography of Investing in Foreclosed Homes in Atlanta." Urban Geography. 35: 1‐24.

Bumsoo Lee & Yongsung Lee. (2014). "Complementary Pricing and Land Use Policies: Does It Lead to Higher Transit Use?" Journal of the American Planning Association. 79:4, 314‐328.

Quan, Steven. J., Economoua, Athanassions, Grasl, Thomas, Yang, Perry P. J. (2014). "Computing Energy Performance of Building Density, Shape and Typology in Urban Context." Energy Procedia.

Rao, Arthi and Ross, Catherine L. (2014). "Health Impact Assessments and Healthy Schools." Journal of Planning Education and Research.

Ross, C. L., Hylton, P. J., & Lee, D. J. H. (2014). "Mega-region Planning: State of Practice in Metropolitan Planning Organizations and State Departments of Transportation." Transportation Research Record. 2453(1), 171‐177.

Stone, Brian, Vargo, Jason, Liu, Vargo, Jason, Liu, Peng, Habeeb, Dana, DeLucia, Anthony, Trail, Marcus, Hu, Yongtao, Russell, Armistead. (2014). "Avoided Heat‐related Mortality through Climate Adaptation Strategies in Three US Cities." Plos One. 9: e100852.

Kim, R., Choi, S., Wang, K., Kim, D., and Yoon, I. (2014). "A Study on Implementing a Cooperative Urban Planning: A Case of Wisconsin." The U.S. Journal of Land, Housing, and Urban Affairs. 5(2), 57‐68.

Wang, K. (2014). "U.S. Housing and Mortgage Markets and Community Development Planning: E-interview with Dan Immergluck." Planning and Policy. 395, 65‐81. (in English and in Korean)

Wang, K. and Immergluck, D. (2014). "Targeted Smart Growth Planning Initiatives in the Suburbs: Effects on Home Values. Journal of Urban Affairs. DOI 10.1111/juaf.12100.

Welch, T. F., & Mishra, S. (2014). "A Framework for Determining Road Pricing Revenue Use and Its Welfare Effects." Research in Transportation Economics. 44, 61‐70.

Welch, T. F., Mishra, S. (2014) "Envisioning an Emission Diet: Application of Travel Demand Mechanisms to Facilitate Policy Decision Making." Transportation. 41 (3), 611‐631.

Mishra, S., Welch, T. F., Torrens, P. M., Fu, C., Zhu, H., & Knaap, E. (2014). "A Tool for Measuring and Visualizing Connectivity of Transit Stop, Route and Transfer Center in a Multimodal Transportation Network." Public Transport. 1‐23.

Cui, Y., Mishra, S., Welch, T. F., (2014). "Land Use Effects on Bicycle Ridership: A Framework for State Planning Agencies." Journal of Transport Geography.

Woo, Myungje; Ross, Catherine L. and Boston, Thomas D. (2014). "Do Mega-regions Produce Greater Regional Convergence or Divergence? Implications for Spatial Planning and Infrastructure Investment." Journal of Urban Planning and Development.

Yang, Perry P. J., Quan, Steven. J., Castro‐ Lacouture, Daniel, Rudolph, Charles, Stuart, Ben. (2014). "Performance Metrics for Designing an Algae‐powered Eco Urban District: A Geodesign Perspective." Geodesign Perspective." Energy Procedia.

Yang, Perry P. J. (2014). "Eco Area Ratio: Energy Performance Assessment and Reduction Approach for Urban Redevelopment in High‐density Environment." Urban Planning Forum. Vol.03, 91‐100, Tongji University. (in Chinese)

Yang, Perry P. J., Chung, Zora Y. C., Tsai, Casey C. J. (2014). "Pluralistic and Spatial Strategy of Urban Waterfront Revitalization." New Architecture. 03, 8‐11, Huachung University of Science and Technology. (in Chinese)



Botchwey, N., T. Fisher, M. Trowbridge. (2013). "Green Health." Journal of Planning Education Research, in press.

Botchwey, N., T. Fisher, M. Trowbridge. (2013). "Green Health Special Issue Introduction." Journal of Planning Education Research, in press.

Bratt, R. and Immergluck, D. (2013). "The mortgage Crisis: Historical Context and Recent Responses." Journal of Urban Affairs. In press.

Dyjack, D.T., N. Botchwey, E. Marziale. (2013). "Cross-sectoral Workforce Development: Examining the Intersection of Public Health and Community Design." Journal of Public Health Management and Practice 19(1): 97-99.

Gim, TH. (PhD 2013) (2013). "The Relationships between Several Urban Form Measures and Travel Behavior: a Meta‐analytic Approach." Transportation Planning and Technology. 36 (5): 413‐434.

Gim, TH. and Ko, J. (2013). "Transit Mall Candidate Selection Criteria: Application and Evaluation of the Analytic Hierarchy Process." Seoul Studies. 14(2). (in Korean).

Hoelzel, N.Z. (PhD class of ’15) and N.G. Leigh (2013). "A New Normal after the Great Recession." Smart Growth Network: National Conversation on the Future of Our Communities.

Immergluck, D. and Law, J. (MCRP Class of ’14) (2013). "Investing in Crisis: The Methods, Strategies, and Expectations of Investors in Single‐family Foreclosed Homes in Distressed Neighborhoods." Housing Policy Debate. In press.

Immergluck, D. and Jonathan Law. (2013). "Speculating in crisis: the Intra-metropolitan Geography of Investing in Foreclosed Homes in Atlanta. UrbanGeorgraphy.

Immergluck, D. (2013). "Too Little, too Late, and too Timid: The Federal Response to the Foreclosure Crisis at the Five-year Mark." Housing Policy Debate 23:1, 199-232.

Karan, Ebrahim P.Ramachandra Sivakumar, Javier Irizarry, and Subhrajit Guhathakurta (2013). "Digital Modeling of Construction Site Terrain Using Remotely Sensed Data and Geographic Information Systems Analyses." ASCE journal of CEM.

Kim, A. (2012). "Labor Market Migrations: Immigrant Intersections in the Informal Economy." AAPI NEXUS: Journal of Policy, Research and Practice. 10(1), 75‐99.

Lee, Y. (PhD ’13), Terranova, P. (MCRP ’13) and Immergluck, D. (2013). "New Data on Local Vacant Property Registration Ordinances." Cityscape 15: 259‐266.

Leigh, N.G., T. Choi (PhD ’12) and N.Z. Hoelzel (PhD class of ’15). "New Insights into Electronic Waste Recycling in Metropolitan Areas." Journal of Industrial Ecology, December 2012, Volume 16, Issue 6, pp. 940‐950.

Middel, Ariane C., Kathrin Häb, Anthony J Brazel, Chris Martin, and Subhrajit Guhathakurta (2013). "Impact of Urban Form and Design on Mid‐afternoon Microclimate in Phoenix Local Climate Zones." Landscape and Urban Planning.

Mishra, S., Welch, T. & Chakraborty (2013). "An Experiment in Mega‐Regional Road Pricing Using Advanced Commuter Behavior Analysis." Journal of Urban Planning and Development. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)UP.1943‐5444.0000175

Ross, C., West, H., Smith, S., Rao, A. (2013). "Health Impact Assessment (HIA): An innovative tool for transportation planning, Case Study: health impact assessment of the Atlanta Regional PLAN 2040." State of Transportation Planning, 42-46.

Stone, B., VargoVargo, J., Liu, P., Hu, Y., & Russell, A. "Climate Change Adaptation through Urban Heat Management in Atlanta, Georgia." Environmental Science & Technology. 47:7780‐86.

Stone, Brian, Russell, Armistead. (2013). "Impact of Future Land Use Change on Regional Climate and Regional Air Quality in the Southeastern US: Reforestation and Crop Land Conversion." Journal of Geophysical ResearchAtmospheres, 118: 11,577‐88.

Trowbridge, M., T. Huang, N. Botchwey, T. Fisher, C. Pyke, A. Rodgers, R. Ballard-Barbash. (2013). "Green Building and Childhood Obesity Prevention: Toward and Integrated ‘Green Health’ Environmental Design Research Framework." American Journal of Preventative Medicine.

Tsai, Y., Ai, C., Wang, Z. and Pitts, E. (2013). "Mobile Cross Slope Measurement Method Using LiDAR Technology." Journal of Transportation Research Record. Vol. 2367, pp. 53‐59.

VargoVargo, J., Habeeb, D. & Stone, B. (2013). "The Importance of Land Cover Change across Urban-Rural Typologies for Climate Modeling." Journal of Environmental Management114: 243-52

VargoVargo, J., Stone, B., & Glanz, K. (2012). "Google Walkability: A New Tool for Local Planning and Public Health Research?" Journal of Physical Activity and Health9: 689‐97.

Wang, K. (PhD class of ’15) & Immergluck, D. (2014). "Targeted Smart Growth Planning Initiatives in the Suburbs: Effects on Home Values." Journal of Urban Affairs. Advance online publication. doi : 10.1111/juaf.12100

Wang, Z., Tsai, Y. (2013). "Pavement Layer Data Repository Using a Spatio‐TemporalBlock Model." ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, Vol. 27, pp. 18‐26.

Welch, T. F. (2013). "Equity in Transport: The Distribution of Transit Access and Connectivity among Affordable Housing Units." Transport Policy. 30, 283‐293. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tranpol.2013.09.020

Welch, T. F., Mishra, S. (2013) "Envisioning an Emission Diet: Application of Travel Demand Mechanisms to Facilitate Policy Decision Making." Transportation. DOI10.1007/s11116‐013‐9511‐4

Welch, T. F., & Mishra, S. (2013). "A Measure of Equity for Public Transit Connectivity." Journal of Transport Geography. 33, 29‐41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2013.09.007 

Wonoto, Nixon, Baerlecken, Daniel, Gentry, Russell, & Swarts, Matthew. (2013). "Parametric Design and Structural Analysis of Deployable Origami Tessellation."ComputerAided Design & Applications, 10(6), 939‐951. doi: 10.3722/cadaps.2013.939‐951

Yang, J., French, S., Zhang, X., and Holt, J. "The Travel‐Obesity Connection: an Investigation from the Perspective of Individual Time Use and Energy Expenditure." Environment and Planning BPlanning and Design. 40(4):617‐629. 

Yang, Perry P. J., Li Z., (2013). "Carbon Emission Assessment for Central City Districts of Macau." Planner China. Vol. 03, 2013.

Zhang, Ge., Guhathakurta, S., Dai, G., Wu, L. & Yan, L. (2013). "The Control of Land-use Patterns for Stormwater Management at Multiple Spatial Scales." Environmental Management 51(3).

Zhang, Ge, Linying Wu, Gang Dai, Susannah Su‐Ling Lee, and Lijiao Yan. (2013). "Landscape Ecological Approach to the Ecological Significance of Cultural Heritage Sites." Life Science Journal 10, no. 2.



Aggarwal, R. M., GuhathakurtaS., Grossman-Clarke, S., and Lathey, V. (2012). "How Do Variations in Urban Heat Islands in Space and Time Influence Household Water Use?:  The Case of Phoenix, Arizona." Water Resources Research 48 (6): W06518.

Alexander, F., ImmergluckD., Balthrop, K., Schaeffing, P., and Clark, J. (2012). "Legislative Responses to the Foreclosure Crisis in Nonjudicial Foreclosure States." Review of Banking and Financial Law. 31(1): 341-410.

Dablanc, L. & Ross, C. (2012) "Atlanta: A Mega Logistics Center in the Piedmont Atlantic Mega-region (PAM)." Journal of Transport Geography, 10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2012.05.001.

Defne, Z., Haas, K.A., Fritz, H.M., Jiang, L., Jiang, L., FrenchS., Shi, X., Smith, B.T., Neary, V.S., and Stewart, K.M.. (2012). "National Geodatabase of Tidal Stream Power Resource in USA." Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16 (2012) 3326– 3338.

Engel, D., PetschS., Hagen, H., & Guhathakurta, S. (2012). “Neighborhood Relation Diagrams for Local Comparison of Carbon Footprints in Urban Planning.” Information Visualization (January 12). doi:10.1177/1473871611433714.

Gim, T-H. & Ko, J. (2012). "Practical Relevance of Planning Theories According to the Planner's Characteristics." Journal of the Korean Urban Management Association 25(2).

Gim, T-H. (2012). "A Meta-analysis of the Relationship between Density and Travel Behavior." Transportation 39(3): 491-519.  

Golub, A., Guhathakurta, S., & Sollapuram, B. (2012). "Spatial and Temporal Capitalization Effects of Light Rail in Phoenix: from Conception, Planning, and Construction to Operation." Journal of Planning Education and Research (32, 4): 415-429.

Hoelzel, N. Z. & Leigh, N. G. (2012). "Atlanta: How to Remake Cities as Places for 21st Century Manufacturing." Progressive Planning, 190, 35-39.

Immergluck, D. (2012). "Distressed and Dumped: The Market Dynamics of Low-value, Foreclosed Properties During the Advent of the Federal Neighborhood Stabilization Program."  Journal of Planning Education and Research 32: 48-61.

Kim, A. (2012). "Labor Market Migrations: Immigrant Intersections in the Informal Economy." AAPI NEXUS: Journal of Policy, Research and Practice. 10(1), 75-99.

Lee, Y.S. and Immergluck, D. (2012). "Explaining the Pace of Foreclosed Home Sales During the U.S. Foreclosure Crisis: Evidence from Atlanta." Housing Studies. 27(8), 1100-1123.

Leigh, N. G. and Hoelzel, N.Z. (2012). "Smart Growth’s Blind Side: Sustainable Cities Need to Protect Productive Urban Industrial LandJournal of the American Planning Association. 78(1), 87-103.

Leigh, N. G. and Hoelzel, N.Z. (2012). "Atlanta: How to Remake Cities as Places for 21st Century Manufacturing." Progressive Planning. Winter (190), 35-39.

Leigh, N. G., Choi, T., & Hoelzel, N. Z. (2012). "New Insights into Electronic Waste Recycling in Metropolitan Areas." Journal of Industrial Ecology.

Liu, P. Tsimpidi, A., Hu, Y.,Stone, B., Russell, A., & Nenes, A. (2012). "Differences between Downscaling with Spectral and Grid Nudging Using WRF." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 12: 3601-3610.

Mishra, S., Welch, T., & Jha, M. K. (2012). "Performance Indicators for Public Transit Connectivity in Multi-Modal Transportation Networks." Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 46(7), 1066-1085.

Mishra, S. & Welch, T. (2012). "A Joint Travel Demand and Environmental Model to Incorporate Emission Pricing for Large Transportation Networks." Transportation Research Record.

Peng, L., Tsimpidi, A., Hu, Y., Stone, B., Russell, A., Nenes, A. (2012). “Differences Between Downscaling with Spectral and Grid Nudging Using WRF.” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12: 1191-1213.

Ross, C. (2012). "Health Impact Assessment of the Atlanta BeltLine." American Journal of Preventive Medicine Volume 42, Issue 3, Pages 203-213.

RossC., Leone de Nie, K., Dannenberg, A., Beck, L. F., Marcus, M. J., and Barringer, J. (2012). "Health Impact Assessment of the Atlanta BeltLine." American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 42(3): 203-213. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2011.10.019

Stone, B., Vargo, J., and Vargo, J., and Habeeb, D.. (2012). "Managing Climate Change in Cities: Will Climate Action Plans Work?Landscape and Urban Planning. 28(3): 263-271

VargoVargo, J., Stone, B., & Glanz, K. (2012). "Google Walkability: A New Tool for Local Planning and Public Health Research?" Journal of Physical Activity and Health9: 689-97.

Yang, P. (2012). "Complexity Question in Urban Systems Design." Journal of Architectural Engineering Technology, editorial. 1(2).

Yang, J., FrenchS., Holt, J., and Zhang, X. (2012). "Measuring the Structure of U.S. Metropolitan Areas, 1970–2000." Journal of the American Planning Association. 78:2, 197-209.

Yang, J., Qing Shen, J. S., and He, C. (2012). "Transport Impacts of Clustered Development in Beijing: Compact Development versus Over-concentration." Urban Studies. 49(6): 1315-1331.



C. L. RossJ. Yang, C. Fang and G. Song (2011). "Assessing China’s Mega-Region Mobility: In a Comparative Context." Transportation Research Record, 2244: 61-68.

C. Ross. (2011). "Transport and Megaregions: High-Speed Rail in the United States." Town Planning Review, Volume 82, Issue 3, Pages 341-357.

C. Ross, Stiftel, B., Woo, M., and Rao, A. (Fall 2010/Winter 2011). "Measuring Regional Transport Sustainability: An Exploration." The Urban Lawyer, Vol. 42(4)/43(1), pp. 67-89.

C. Ross and Woo, M. (2011). "Mega-regions and Mobility." The Bridge Vol. 41(1), pp. 27-34.

D. Immergluck. (2011). "Related Risks: Foreclosure, Health Problems and Economic Insecurity in the USA." Housing, Theory and Society 29: 25-30.

D. Immergluck. (2011). "From Risk-limited to Risk-loving Mortgage Markets: Origins of the U.S. Subprime Crisis and Prospects for ReformJournal of Housing and the Built Environment 26: 245-262.

D. Immergluck. (2011). "Critical Commentary: Sub-prime Crisis, Policy Response and Housing Market Restructuring." Urban Studies 48: 3371-3383.

Frijia, Stephane, Subhrajit Guhathakurta, and Eric Williams. (2011). "Functional Unit, Technological Dynamics, and Scaling Properties for the Life Cycle Energy of Residences." Environ. Sci. Technol. 46 (3): 1782–1788. doi:10.1021/es202202q.

Gim, T.-H. (2011). "A Comparison of the Effects of Objective and Perceived Land Use on Travel Behavior." Growth and Change, 42 (4): 571-600.

Gim, T.-H. (2011). "Influences on Trip Frequency According to Travel Purposes: A Structural Equation Modeling Approach in Seoul, South Korea." Environment and Planning B 38(3): 429–446.

Grabow, Maggie, Spak, Scott, Holloway, Tracey, Stone, Brian, Mednick, Adam, and Patz, Jonathan. (2011). “Air Quality and Health Benefits from Reduced Car Travel in the Midwestern United States.” Environmental Health Perspectives 120: 68-76.

Guhathakurta, S., and Y. Cao. (2011). Variations in objective quality of urban life across a city region: the case of PhoenixInvestigating Quality of Urban Life: Theory, Methods, and Empirical Research 44: 135.

Guhathakurta, Subhrajit, and Hans Hagen. (2011). From the Guest Editors. Special Issue on “Planning Support Toolkits for Building Sustainable Communities”.  Journal of Urban Technology 18 (4): 1–3. doi:10.1080/10630732.2011.648430.

Keysar, E. (2011). "Implementing Regional Sustainability Initiatives: Lessons from the Department of Defense." Environmental Practice 13(2): 90-100.

Ko, J., Lee, S.H., and Gim, T.-H. (2011). "Exploration of Aggregated Activity Duration Patterns in the Seoul Metropolitan Area." Journal of Transport Research 18(1): 39–52.

L. Tian, P.P.J. Yang, H.P. Dong, Y. Liu. (2011)."Comparisons Between Planning Education of China and the USA under the Global Financial Crisis and Sustainable Development." Urban Planning International Vol.26, No.2.

Petsch, S., S. Guhathakurta, L. Heischbourg, K. Müller, and H. Hagen. (2011). "Modeling, Monitoring, and Visualizing Carbon Footprints at the Urban Neighborhood Scale." Journal of Urban Technology 18 (4): 81–96.

Shen, Jingzhen and Jiawen Yang. (2011). “The Internationalization of Architecture Design in Beijing: Touching the Pulse of Globalization." Journal of Architecture and Planning Research 28: 17-27.

Stiftel, B. (2011). "Of what meaning: Journal Prominence?Journal of Planning Education and Research 31(1): 103-104.

Woo, M. and Morrow-Jones, H.A. (2011). "Main Factors Associated with Homeowners’ Intentions to Move." International Journal of Urban Science 15(3), pp. 161-186.

Woo, M. and Guldmann, J-M. (2011). "Impacts of Urban Containment Policies on the Spatial Structure of U.S. Metropolitan Areas." Urban Studies 48(16), pp. 3504-3529.



Amekudzi, A., Li, L., & Meyer, M. (2010). "Cultivating Research and Information Skills in Civil Engineering Undergraduate Students." Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice 136, 24-29. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1052-3928(2010)136:1(24)

Barrella, E., Amekudzi, A., Meyer, M., Ross, C., and Turchetta, D. (2010). "Best Practices and Common Approaches for Considering Sustainability at 9 U.S. State Departments of Transportation." Transportation Research Record, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Issue Number: 2174, pp.10-18.

Christopherson, S., & Clark, J. (2010). "Limits to ‘The Learning Region’: What University-Centered Economic Development Can (and Cannot) do to Create Knowledge-based Regional Economies." Local Economy 25(2), 120-130. doi:10.1080/02690941003741127

Clark, J., Huang, H., & Walsh, J. (2010). "A Typology of ‘Innovation Districts’: What it Means for Regional Resilience.Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society 3(1), 121. doi:10.1093/cjres/rsp034

Drummond, W. (2010). "Statehouse versus Greenhouse; Have State-Level Climate Action Planners and Policy Entrepreneurs Reduced Greenhouse Gas Emissions?Journal of the American Planning Association.

French, S., Lee, D., & Anderson, K. (2010). "Estimating the Social and Economic Consequences of Natural Hazards: Fiscal Impact Example.Natural Hazards Review 11, 49. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1527-6988(2010)11:2(49)

Immergluck, D. (2010). "The Accumulation of Lender-Owned Homes During the U.S. Mortgage Crisis: Examining Metropolitan REO Inventories". Housing Policy Debate  20(4).

Immergluck, D. (2010). "The Local Wreckage of Global Capital: The Subprime Crisis, Federal Policy, and High-foreclosure Neighborhoods in the U.S.International Journal of Urban and Regional Research doi:10.1111/j.1468-2427.2010.00991.x.

Immergluck, D. (2010). "Neighborhoods in the Wake of the Debacle: Intrametropolitan Patterns of Foreclosed Properties.Urban Affairs Review 46: 3. doi:10.1177/1078087410375404

Guhathakurta, Sand Gober, P. (2010). "Linking Urban Heat Islands to Water Use in Phoenix: A Path Analysis." Journal of Planning Education and Research 30 (1) 40-51.

Kim, H., Woo, M., and Kim, I. (2009). "A Study on the Policies for Military Base Relocation and Redevelopment Focusing on the Cases in the United States, Germany, Japan, and Korea." The Korean Association for Policy Studies Vol. 18(4). pp. 401-429. (in Korean)

Kulbok, P., V. Bovbjerg, P. Meszaros, N. Botchwey, I. Hinton, N. Anderson, H. Rhee, D. Bond, D. Noonan, K. Hartman. (2010). "Mother-Daughter Communication: A Protective Factor for Nonsmoking Among Rural Adolescents." Journal of Addictions Nursing 21(2-3): 69-78.

Myint, S., Jain, J., & Guhathakurta, S. (2010). "Patterns and Rates of Land Use and Land Cover Change: A Case Study of Ambos Nogales (Arizona and Sonora) 1985 - 2004." Journal of Latin American Geography, 9(3): 245 - 274.

Nam, J., Woo, M., and Ross, C. (2010). "Financing Tools for Urban Revitalization Projects: Analysis of U.S. Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Statues and Case Law." Journal of the Korea Planners Association Vol. 45(7), pp. 47-65. (in Korean)

Pei, Y.L., Amekudzi, A., Meyer, M., Barrella, E.M., Ross, C. (2010). "Performance Measurement Frameworks and the Development of Effective Sustainable Transport Strategies and Indicators." Transportation Research Record, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Environmental and Economic Sustainability.

Ross, C., Pei, Y. L., Amekudzi, A., Meyer, M., and Barella, E.M. (2010). "Social, Environmental, and Economic Sustainability." Transportation Research Record,Journal of the Transportation Research Board, pp 73-80.

Sahar, L., Muthukumar, S., & French, S. (2010). "Using Aerial Imagery and GIS in Automated Building Footprint Extraction and Shape Recognition for Earthquake Risk Assessment of Urban Inventories.IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 48(9), 1-10. doi:10.1109/TGRS.2010.2047260

Schoppa, M., R. Smith, E. Boehmer, E. Rabopape, G. Motabe, A. Mantisi, V. Netshandama, G. Louis, N. Botchwey. (2010). "Bypassing Politics: Education as a Powerful yet Neutral Community Engagement Plan." Virginia Policy Review 4(1): 20-23.

Stone B., Hess J. J., & Frumkin H. (2010). "Urban Form and Extreme Heat Events: Are Sprawling Cities more Vulnerable to Climate Change than Compact Cities?Environmental Health Perspectives doi:10.1289/ehp.0901879

Xu, M., Crittenden, J., Chen, Y., Thomas, V., Noonan, D., Desroches, R., Brown, M.A., and French, S.P. (2010). "Gigaton Problems Need Gigaton Solutions1." Environ. Sci. Technol, 44(11), 4037-4041. doi:10.1021/es903306e

Wang, Y., Yang, Perry P. J. (2010). "City as the Second Nature: Conceptual Urban Design in the city of Hulunbeir." World Architecture. Tsinghua University Press, September.

Yang, J. (2010). "The Spatial and Social Characteristics of Urban Transportation in Beijing." Transportation Research Record 2193: 59-67.

Yang, J. (2010). A Review of “Conceptions of Space and Place in Strategic Spatial PlanningJournal of the American Planning Association 76(4): 524.

Yang, P.P.J. (2010). "Ecological Urbanism: Five Dimensions in Design." World Architecture. Tsinghua University Press, January.

Yang, P.P.J. (2010). "Landscape as Flows: An Ecological Design Approach to Large-scale Urban Landscape." World Architecture. Tsinghua University Press, January.


Book Chapters


Bratt, R. and Immergluck, D.  “Housing policy and the mortgage foreclosure crisis during the Obama administration.”  Urban policy in the age of Obama.  DeFilippis, J. (Ed).  Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.  2016.

Stiftel, B. and Smith, S.  “A city that plans: reinvention of urban planning in the post-Habitat II era.”  World Cities Report 2016.  UN Human Settlements Programme.  2016.

Stiftel, B.  “An African voice in the planning schools movement.”  Moving On: the Journey of AAPS.  Odendaal, N. (Ed).  African Association of Planning Schools.  2016.



Dobbins, M., Eplan, Lo, and Roark, R. (2015). “Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Games – Before and After: Their Lasting Impact.” In International Mega Events. Ashgate Publishing. 

Dobbins, M. (2015). “Race and Class in Atlanta-style Development: Promoting Inclusion and Justice.” In Planning in Atlanta. APA Press.

Guhathakurta, S. (2015). "Examining Urban Sustainability through Urban Models." In Pijawka, D. (ed.) Sustainability for the 21st Century: Pathways, Programs, and Policies. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt. Chapter 15, pp. 235-258.

Botchway, Nisha, S. Lee, A. Leous, and S. Guhathakurta, (2015). "Quality of Life and Health in Atlanta." In H. Etienne and B. Faga (editors) Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: Planners Press.

Michael Elliott. “Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA – Sustainable Economic Growth.” In International Guidelines on Urban and Territorial Planning: Towards a Compendium of Inspiring Practices. (United Nations Human Settlements, April 2015, p. 31).

Immergluck, D. (2015). "Foreclosures and Neighborhoods: The Shape and Impacts of the U.S. Mortgage Crisis."  In McCarthy, G. and Moody, S., Land and the City. Cambridge, MA: Lincoln Institute.

Raymond, E., Wang, K., and Immergluck, D. (2015). "Race and Uneven Recovery: Neighborhood Home Value Trajectories in Atlanta Before and After the Housing Crisis." In Housing Studies. DOI:10.1080/02673037.2015.1080821.

Immergluck, D. (2015). "A Look Back: What We Now Know about the Causes of the US Mortgage Crisis." International Journal of Urban Sciences, DOI: 10.1080/12265934.2015.1044460.

Bratt, R. and Immergluck, D. (2015). "The Mortgage Crisis: Historical Context and Recent Responses." Journal of Urban Affairs 37: 32-37.

Steven P. French, Camille Barchers, Wenwen Zhang. (2015). "How Should Planners be Trained to Handle Big Data." In Seeing Cities Through Big Data – Research, Methods, and Application in Urban Informatics.

Bruce Stiftel and Sarah M. Smith. “A City that Plans: Reinvention of Urban Planning in the Post-Habitat II Era.” in World Cities Report 2016Development and Urbanization: Emerging Futures. UN Human Settlements Programme.  Nairobi, 2016.                       

U.N. Habitat.  International Guidelines for Urban and Territorial Planning . Nairobi. 2015. Published in the six UN official languages. Bruce Stiftel served as member of the Expert Group developing these guidelines. 



Botchwey, N., Lee, S., Leous, A., Guhathakurta, S. "Neighborhood Quality of Life and Health." In H.Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds.), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Clark, J. "Rethinking Atlanta’s Regional Resilience in an Age of Uncertainty: Still the Economic Engine of the South?" In H. Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Dobbins, M. (2014). "Race and Class in Atlanta‐style Development: Promoting Inclusion and Justice" In H. Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Faga, Barbara. "Freedom Park: a Modern Day Battle." In H. Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Immergluck, D. "Foreclosures and Neighborhoods: The Shape and Impacts of the U.S. Mortgage Crisis." In McCarthy and Moody, S., Land and the City. Cambridge, MA: Lincoln Institute. 2015.

Kim, A.J. (2014) “Informality at Work: Immigrant Jobs in Los Angeles.” In The Nation and Its Peoples: Citizens, Denizens, Migrants. H. Winant, J.S.W Park & S. Gleeson, eds. Routledge Press. 2014.

Roark, R. "The legacy of the Centennial Olympic Games." In H. Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Roark, R. and Dobbins, M. "The Race and Class Divide in Atlanta – Can Community Benefits Agreements Narrow the Gap?" In H. Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Ross, Catherine L. "Regional Growth, Transportation, and Congestion: The Atlanta Problem." In H. Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Bruce Stiftel. "An African Voice in the Planning Schools Movement." in Moving On: the Journey of the AAPS, ed. Nancy Odendaal. African Association of Planning Schools, Cape Town, 2014

West, Harry. "Building Public Transit in Atlanta: from Streetcars to MARTA." In H. Etienne, & B. Faga. (eds), Planning Atlanta. Chicago, IL: APA Planners Press, 2014.

Yang, Perry P. J. "Energy Resilient Urban Planning." In GeodesignGeodesign by Integrating Design and Geospatial Sciences, Lee D, Dias E, Scholten H eds., Springer, 2014.



Edrogan, S., Welch, T., Knapp, G & Ducca, F. (2013, January). "What to Expect in 2030: The Impacts of Fuel Prices and Fuel Efficiency on Land Use and Transportation." 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C. (National)

Guhathakurta, S., Zhang, G., Pangaluru, M., & Sivakumar, R. (2013) "Walk Route: A New Methodology to Find the Optimal Walking Route in the City of Atlanta." In Chapter 18: Planning Support Systems for Sustainable Urban Development (edited by S. Geertman). Heidelberg: Springer.

Guhathakurta, S. (2012). "Examining Sustainability through Urban Models." In Understanding Sustainable Cities: Concepts, Cases and Solutions (Pijawka, D and M. Gromulat, eds.). Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company.

Immergluck, D. (2012). "High‐risk lending and public policy, 1995–2008." In R. Tighe and E. Mueller (Eds.), The Affordable Housing Reader. New York: Routledge.

Immergluck, D. (2012). "Community Response to Foreclosure." In J. Defillipis and S. Saegert (Eds.), The Community Development Reader, Second Edition. New York: Routledge.

Kim, A.J. (2014). “Informality at Work: Immigrant Jobs in Los Angeles” In The Nation and Its Peoples: Citizens, Denizens, Migrants. H. Winant, J.S.W Park & S. Gleeson (Eds). Routledge Press. In Press.

Lee, S. & Guhathakurta, S. (2013). "Bridging Environmental Sustainability and Quality of Life in Metropolitan Atlanta’s Urban Communities." In Chapter 9: Community Quality-of-Life Indicators: Best Cases VI (edited by R. PhillipsS. Joseph, and D. Rahtz). Heidelberg: Springer.

Leigh, N.G. "Strengthening Urban Industry: The Importance of Infrastructure and Location.” In Infrastructure and Land Policies, Gregory K. Ingram and Karin L. Brandt, editors, pp. 318‐340, Cambridge: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, 2013.

Leigh, N.G., J. Cooper and R. Jackson. "Computational Structure for Linking Life Cycle Assessment and Input‐output Modeling: a Case Study on Urban Recycling and Remanufacturing." In Handbook of Industry Studies and Economic Geography, Frank Giarratani, Geoffrey J.D. Hewings and Philip MCann, Editors,pp. 355‐370, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2013.

McAslan, D., M. Prakash, D. Pijawka, S. Guhathakurta, and E. Sadalla. "Measuring Quality of Life in Border Cities: The Border Observatory Project in the US‐Mexico Border Region." In Community QualityofLife Indicators: Best Cases VI(edited by R. Phillips, S. Joseph, and D. Rahtz). Heidelberg: Springer. Pp.143‐170.

Pijawka, D., S. Guhathakurta, E. Sadalla, K. Collins, M. Prakash, and D. McAslan. (2013). "Urban Indicators for Border Areas: Measuring and Tracking Community Conditions in the U.S.‐Mexico Border Region." In Remaking Metropolis: Global Challenges of the Urban Landscape. Edited by E. Cook and J. Lara. Routledge. Text. http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415670821/.

Quan, S. J., Minter, J., & Yang, P. (2013). "A GIS-based Performance Metrics for Designing a Low Energy Urban Agriculture System." In Planning Support Systems for Sustainable Urban Development, Springer Publication, in press.

Roark, R. and Dobbins, M. "The Race and Class Divide in Atlanta – Can Community Benefits Agreements Narrow the Gap?" In Planning in Atlanta, ed. H. Etienne and B. Faga. American Planning Association, in press.

Ross, C. & Rao, A. (2013). "HIA in the U.S.: Practice, Policy and Legal Underpinnings." In Integrating Health Impact Assessment (HIA) into the Policy Process: Lessons and Experiences from around the World. Oxford University Press.

Yang, P. (2013). "Landscape Ecology and Its Urbanism." In Landscape Urbanism and its Discontents: Dissimulating the Sustainable City. Andres Duany and Emily Talen eds., Island Press.

Swarts, Matthew, & Noh, Jin. (2013). "Ultra Low Cost Eye Gaze Tracking for Virtual Environments." In R. Shumaker (Ed.), Virtual Augmented and Mixed Reality: Designing and Developing Augmented and Virtual Environments (Vol. 8021, pp. 94‐102): Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Zhu, X., Mishra, S. & Welch, T., (2013, January). "Framework for Modeling and Forecasting Population Age Distribution in Metropolitan Areas at Level of Transportation Analysis Zone." 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C. (National)



Guhathakurta, S. (2012). "Examining Sustainability through Urban Models." In Understanding Sustainable Cities: Concepts, Cases and Solutions (Pijawka, D and M. Gromulat, eds.). Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company.

Immergluck, D. (2012). "High-risk Lending and Public Policy, 1995–2008." In R. Tighe and E. Mueller (Eds.), The Affordable Housing Reader. New York: Routledge.

Immergluck, D. (2012). "Community Response to Foreclosure." In J. Defillipis and S. Saegert (Eds.),The Community Development Reader, Second Edition.  New York:  Routledge.

Kulbok, P. & Botchwey, N. (2012). "Promoting Healthy Communities Using Multilevel Participatory Strategies." In Stanhope and Lancaster (Eds.), Public Health Nursing.  Maryland Heights, MO: Elsevier.

Pijawka, D., S. Guhathakurta, E. Sadalla, K. Collins, M. Prakash, and D. McAslan. (2012). "Urban Indicators for Border Areas: Measuring and Tracking Community Conditions in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region." In Chapter 6, Remaking Metropolis: Global Challenges of the Urban Landscape. Edited by E. Cook and J. Lara. Routledge.

Reichmannis, E., Amyotte, P., Beak, P., ElliottM.L.P., Gray, W.B., Hendershot, D.C., Taylor, A. K., Lindell, M.K., Gibson, J. M., Siirola, J.J., and Sorenson, J. (2012). "The Use of Methyl Isocyanate (MIC) at Bayer Crop Science Committee." In Inherently Safer Chemical Processes: The Use of Methyl Isocyanate (MIC) at Bayer Crop Science.  National Academies Press.

Ross, C., Orenstein, M. and Botchwey, N. (2012). "HIA in the U.S.: Practice, Policy and Legal Underpinnings." In Integrating Health Impact Assessment (HIA) into the Policy Process: Lessons and Experiences from around the World. Oxford University Press.

Welch, T., Mishra, S., & Jha, M.K. (2012). "Transit Service Indicatiors for Alternative Route Structure Analysis." In Applied Mathematics in Electrical & Computer Engineering.WSEAS Press.



N. Botchwey and M. Trowbridge(2011). “Training the next generation to promote healthy places,” In Chapter 23, H. Frumkin, A. Dannenberg, and R. Jackson, eds.Making Healthy Places: A Built Environment for Health, Well-being and Sustainability.  Island Press.

Z. Li, and P.P.J. Yang. (2011) Simulation Driven Low Carbon Built Environment, in Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering and Technology (CET2011) and The 2011 International Conference on Sustainable Development (CSD), Shanghai, China, October 2011.CET2011) and The 2011 International Conference on Sustainable Development (CSD), Shanghai, China, October 2011.



Ross, C.L. and Danner, A. (2010). "Beyond the Metropolis: Mega-regions and the Global Economy." In Building Metropolitan Atlanta: Past, Present, and Future. (pp 21-22). Atlanta Chapter for the Congress for New Urbanism

Ross, C.L., & Marcus, M.J. (2010). "Calculating for Health: The Atlanta BeltLine Health Impact Assessment and Study." In Building Metropolitan Atlanta: Past, Present, and Future. (pp. 68-70). Atlanta Chapter for the Congress for New Urbanism.