Matthew E. Kahn is a Professor of Economics at the University of Southern California. He is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago. He has previously taught at Columbia, UCLA, and the Fletcher School at Tufts University. He has served as a visiting professor at Harvard and Stanford. He is the author of Green Cities: Urban Growth and the Environment (Brookings Institution Press 2006) and the co-author of Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War (Princeton University Press 2008). He is also the author of Climatopolis: How Our Cities Will Thrive in the Hotter World (Basic Books 2010) and the co-author of Blue Skies Over Beijing: Economic Growth and the Environment in China (Princeton University Press 2016). He blogs about environmental and urban issues at greeneconomics.blogspot.com.
Policy Proposals March 27, 2017
Protecting Urban Places and Populations from Rising Climate Risk
Forum February 25, 2011
State Roads to Economic Recovery: Policies, Pavements, and Partnerships
Policy Proposals February 25, 2011