Individual Author Record
Name: Edward GlaeserPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Other Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionEdward received his received his Ph. D. from the University of Chicago in 1992.
Biographical and Professional InformationEdward Glaeser is the Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics at Harvard University. He studies the economics of cities, housing, segregation, obesity, crime, innovation, and other subjects, and writes about many of these issues for Economix. He serves as the director of the Taubman Center for State and Local Government and the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston. He is also a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute
*''Fighting Poverty in the US and Europe: A World of Difference (With Alberto Alisina)'', Oxford University Press, 2006*''The Governance of Not-for-Profit Organizations '', University of Chicago Press, 2006*''Rethinking Federal Housing Policy(With Joseph Gyourko)'', Aei Press, 2008*''Cities, Agglomeration, and Spatial Equilibrium'', Oxford University Press, 2008*''Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier '', Penguin Press, 2011