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The latest research news and announcements from the Department of Urban Planning and Public Policy

When Hun Kim looks at real estate, finance and infrastructure in Southeast Asian cities, he does not see backwardness and underdevelopment. Instead, he sees emerging global centers with new ideas, opportunities, and potential solutions for the rest of the world’s urban issues. 

Eduardo Galdamez, a first-year MURP student, has received the Pat Weston Memorial Scholarship for 2018, awarded by the California Transportation Foundation and California Department of Transportation, Planning Programs.

David Feldman, professor of urban planning and public policy, was recently quoted in The Wall Street Journal about Australia's water market model. Feldman said "Australia’s flexibility and openness to a range of participants makes it a possible template for places such as California."