Student Publications


Leigh, N.G., & Kraft, B.R. (2017). Emerging robotic regions in the United States: insights for regional economic evolution. Regional Studies, 1-13. doi: 10.1080/00343404.2016.1269158

Raymond, E. (2017). Wholesale Funding and the Increase in Construction Bank-Owned Real Estate in the U.S. Urban Geography 38 (9), pp. 1374-1392.

Wang, F. & Ross, C. (2017). “New Potential for Multimodal Connection: Exploring the Relationship between Taxi Trips and Transit in New York City”, Transportation. DOI: 10.1007/s11116-017-9784-0.



Douthat, Thomas. First Source Hiring: An Essential Tool for Linking the Poor to Employment or “Dead Letter” Progressive Policy? Urban Affairs Review, July 27, 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.

Noonan, D. S., Matisoff, D. C., and Hoelzel, N. Z. (2016). Characteristics of Voluntary Behavior in the Neighborhood Commons: The Case of Dog Parks. Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. 0899764016651728

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.

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

Ross, Catherine; Myungje Woo; and Fangru Wang. “Megaregions and Regional Sustainability”, International Journal of Urban Sciences 20(2016):299-317.

Welch, T., Gehrke, S., & 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): 264-272.

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”, accepted for publication, Energy Procedia. 88 (2016) 82 – 87, June 2016.



French, S., Barchers, C., Zhang, W. How should planners be trained to handle big data, In Seeing Cities Through Big Data - Research, Methods and Applications in Urban Informatics. Thakuriah, P., Tilahun, N., Zellner, M., eds. Springer International Publishing, 2015.

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

Lim, U., Y.S. Choi, & H. Lee. (2015). Occupational skills and the gender wage gap in Seoul, Korea: a multilevel approach. The Annals of Regional Science, 55(2‐3), 335‐356.

Quan, Steven Jige; Qi Li, Godfried Augenbroe, Jason Brown, and Perry Pei‐Ju Yang. A GIS‐based energy balance modeling system for urban solar buildings. Energy Procedia. 75(2015):2946‐2952. doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.598

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. 2501 (2015): 46‐55.

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.



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.

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

Faga, B. and Etienne, H. (co-editors). Planning Atlanta: Ruins and Resurgence. Planners Press, Chicago. March 2014.

Faga, Barbara. Freedom Park: a modern day battle. Pp.103 – 110 in Planning Atlanta, Harley Etienne and Barbara Faga, eds. American Planning Association: Chicago, 2014.

Habeeb, Dana, Vargo, Jason, Stone, Brian. Urban heat waves: The increasing vulnerability of US cities to extreme heat. Natural Hazards (2014). DOI 10.1007/s11069-014-1563-z.

Harley Etienne and Barbara Faga, eds. Planning Atlanta: APA Planners Press: Chicago, 2014.

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 intrametropolitan geography of investing in foreclosed homes in Atlanta. Urban Geography 35: 1-24.

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

Leigh, N. G., Hoelzel, N. Z., Kraft, B., & Dempwolf, S. Sustainable Urban Industrial Development. Planning Advisory Service (PAS) Report. Chicago, IL: American Planning Association, 2014.

Quan, Steven. J., Economou, Athanassios, Grasl, Thomas, Yang, Perry P. J. Computing energy performance of building density, shape and typology in urban context, in Energy Procedia, 2014.

Rao, Arthi and Ross, Catherine L. Health Impact Assessments and Healthy Schools. Journal of Planning Education and Research.34 (2014):141-152.

Ross, C. L., Hylton, P. J., & Lee, D. J. H. (2014). Megaregion 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, 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.

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.

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, in Energy Procedia.



Breznitz, S., and Neela R. "Enhancing Economic Growth? University Technology Commercialization." Creating Competitiveness: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Policies for Growth. Ed. David B. Audretsch and Mary L. Walshok. Northampton: Edward Elgar Limited, 2013. 88-115. Print.

Byun, M., Ko, J., Gim, T-H., Park, J-H., and Kim, D-J. (2013). 2012 Seoul Pedestrian Flow Survey: Survey Design and Analysis. Seoul: Seoul Metropolitan Government. (In Korean)

Gim, T-H. (2013). The Relationships between Several Urban Form Measures and Travel Behavior: a Meta-Analytic ApproachTransportation Planning and Technology, 36 (5): 413-434.

Gim, T-H. and Ko, J. (2013). Transit Mall Candidate Selection Criteria: Application and Evaluation of the Analytic Hierarchy Process. Seoul Studies, 14(2). (In Korean; forthcoming)

Immergluck, D. and Jonathan Law. (2013). "Speculating in Crisis: the Intrametropolitan Geography of Investing in Foreclosed Homes in Atlanta.Urban Georgraphy.

Ko, J., Gim, T-H., Park, J-H., and Kim, D-J. (2013). Monitoring the operation of electric taxis for people with disabilities. Seoul: Seoul Metropolitan Government. (In Korean)

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



Alexander, F., Immergluck, D., Balthrop, K., Schaeffing, P., and Clark, J. (2012). "Legislative Responses to the Foreclosure Crisis in Nonjudicial Foreclosure States." Review of Banking and Financial Law.

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

Gim, T-H. and Ko, J. (2012). Practical Relevance of Planning Theories According to the Planner’s Characteristics. Journal of the Korean Urban Management Association, 25(2): 91–117. (In Korean)

Ko, J., Yi, C., Gim, T-H., and Shim, J. S. (2012). Introducing Transit Malls in Seoul. Seoul: The Seoul Institute. (In Korean)

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.

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

N.G. Leigh & N.Z. Hoelzel (2012) "Atlanta: How to remake cities as places for 21st century manufacturing." Progressive Planning, Winter (190), 35-39.

Ross, C. 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

Ross, C., Woo, M., Lee, D.J., West, H., Meyer, M., Amekudzi, A., Elliott, M., Leonard II, J., & Wang, Kyungsoon. (2012). Megaregions: Gap and Opportunity Analysis for United States Mega-regions. A report to U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

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

Wang, K., & Woo, M. (2012). Housing and Urban Policies in Response to Low Fertility Rate in the European Countries. A report to Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements (KRIHS), Kyunggi, South Korea.



Gim, T.-H. (2011). A Comparison of the Effects of Objective and Perceived Land Use on Travel BehaviorGrowth 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 KoreaEnvironment and Planning B, 38(3): 429–446.

Keysar, E. (2011). Implementing Regional Sustainability Initiatives: Lessons from the Department of DefenseEnvironmental 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.

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



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.

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)

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.

Ross, C., 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.

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.

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


In Press

Amekudzi, A., Smith, M., Brodie, S., Fischer, J. and Ross, C. "Impacts of Environmental Justice on Transportation: Applying the Environmental Justice Maturity Model to Benchmark Progress." Transportation Research Record, Forthcoming, in press.

N.G. Leigh, T. Choi, T. & N.Z. Hoelzel. "Sustainable Urban Industrial Systems: New Insights into Electronic Waste Recycling in Metropolitan Areas."  Journal of Industrial Ecology, in press.

Quan, S. J., Minter, J. D., & Yang, P. P. In Press. A GIS‐based performance metrics for designing a low energy urban agriculture system. In S. C. M. Geertman (Eds.), Planning Support Systems for SustainableUrban DevelopmentSpringer.