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Department of Land Economy

Environment, Law & Economics

Studying at Cambridge

 

Ph.D Students

Ransford Antwi Acheampong
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Elisabete Silva
  • College: Jesus
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Modelling the Co-evolution of Urban Spatial Structure and Commuting Behaviour: A Multiagent-based Simulation Approach
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2017
Hassan Adan
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Franz Fuerst
  • College: St Edmund's
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: A micro-econometric approach to energy efficiency in the residential housing market
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Felix Agyemang
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Elisabete Silva
  • College: Jesus
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: A Simulation of the Potential Dynamic Environmental Impacts of Urban Settlement Growth and Development Policy Options in Sub-Saharan Africa with GIS
  • Expected Graduate Term:
David Allen
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Colin Lizeiri
  • College: Pembroke
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Treatise on Mean-Variance Analysis
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2015
Aleix Altimiras
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: Darwin
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Managing human-induced material use: adding cyclic inter-sectoral flows to physical input-output tables to analyse the environmental impact of economic activity
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
  • PhD Student of Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research (4CMR) and Research Assistant
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Ante Busic
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Franz Fuerst
  • College: Fitzwilliam
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Energy-Efficient Investments in Residential Buildings: Does Personality Matter?
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2018
Goylette Chami
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Andreas Kontoleon
  • College: Jesus
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Evaluating treatment coverage and analysing complex networks for mass drug administration
  • Expected Graduate Term: LT 2016
Nidhi Chaudhary
  • Principal Supervisor: Barry Moore
  • College: Lucy Cavendish
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Evaluation of software technology parks in India
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Philip Chen
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: Christ's
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: The Co-Benefit of UK’s Climate Change Mitigation Strategies: Assessment and Application
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2017
Wen-Te Chiang
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Phil Allmendinger
  • College: Hughes Hall
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Consumerism and retail planning
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2020
Marielle Chuangdumrongsomsuk
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Colin Lizieri
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Diversification and the performance in international real estate investment: A disaggregated analysis
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Justin Doran
  • Principal Supervisor: Bernard Fingleton
  • College: Christ's
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Regional Resilience: Are recessionary shocks persistent or transitory?
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2018
Shen Gao
  • Principal Supervisor: Professor David Howarth
  • College: Clare Hall
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Resilience in response to disasters
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2017
David Gawith
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Ian Hodge
  • College: Gonville and Caius
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Scrutinising the adaptation myth - an empirical analysis of the constraints on adaptation in New Zealand agriculture
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2018
Miao Gong
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Helen Bao
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Prospect Theory and Housing Decisions in China
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Michel Haddad
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Philip Arestis
  • College: Darwin
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Financial Contagion: The Spiral of Financial Crises Among G20 Countries
  • Expected Graduate Term:
Emma Hatfield
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Martin Dixon
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Conveyancing. The move from paper to an electronic system - How to create and sustain a safe and effective system of econveyancing in England and Wales
  • Expected Graduate Term: LT 2021
Chris Hooton
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Pete Tyler
  • College: St John's
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Microgeographic economics: Interventions and evalutions
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Hiroe Ishihara
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Unai Pascual
  • College: Fitzwilliam
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Role of agency, institution and community in common pool resource management
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2015
Robert Jalali, MBA, MFin, ABD
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Colin Lizieri
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Essays on mortgage designs and their derivatives
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Marco Aurelio Jano Ito
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: St Catherine's
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Socio-technical modelling of the electricity sector in Mexico: an analysis of the complex behaviour and interactions of its main actors and their influence on low carbon energy investment
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Lukui Jia
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Philip Arestis
  • College: Robinson
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: "Optimal monetary policy rules during the period of economic transition in China, theoretical approach and empirical analysis: Asset price volatility and
  • monetary policy"
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2018
Mo Jia
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Philip Arestis
  • College: Darwin
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Research on Housing
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2017
Jieyi Kang
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Jean-Francois Mercure
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: An Analysis of Instrument Portfolio Effectiveness of Climate Change and RES Policies: an emperical study based on EU countries' electricity sectors
  • Expected Graduate Term:
Anna Keyes
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: Pembroke
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Is car ownership the problem? An investigation into the effectiveness and potential means of reducing car ownership in England, with the aim of meeting the 2008 Climate Change Act targets
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Pawel Krasny
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Pete Tyler
  • College: Hughes Hall
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Evaluating the non-financial performance of Financial Engineering Instruments in the urban context
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Martina Kunz
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Jorge Vinuales
  • College: Darwin
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Environmental Treaty Design
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2017
Daniyal Labib
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Nigel Allington
  • College: Downing
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Essays on the growth and convergence of the transition economies of Eastern Europe, the impact of the 2007 financial crisis and the policy responses at the national and European level
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Renata Lemos
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Andreas Kontoleon
  • College: Jesus
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Examining the drivers of managerial practices: evidence from schools and manufacturing firms around the world
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Haotong Li
  • Name: Haotong Li
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr. Helen Bao
  • College: Wolfson College
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Overconfidence and real estate investment
Wayne Lim
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Franz Fuerst
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: The impact of the University of Cambridge’s North West Cambridge development on housing affordability
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2017
Leo Liu
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Andreas Kontoleon
  • College: Downing
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: An Environmental Economic Analysis of Forest Policies in Rural China
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Lun Liu
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Elisabete Silva
  • College: Pembroke
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Modelling the Built Environment Non-work travel behaviour relationship with ABM and CA: A case study of Beijing
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2017
Xuefeng Liu
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Colin Lizeiri
  • College: Wolfson
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Modelling the commercial real estate market in Beijing
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Hugh-Guy Lorriman
  • Principal Supervisor: Professor Martin Dixon
  • College: Queens' College
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: The impact of the adjudicative office created by part 11 (and schedule 9) of LRA 2002 upon the law of real property in England & Wales
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2018
Bo Luan
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Shailaja Fennell
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Evolving enclave urbanism in greater Beijing and its socio-spatial implications for migrant worker housing provision
  • Expected Graduate Term: LT 2018
Guilherme Magacho
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof John McCombie
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Brazilian Growth in the 2000s: A Sectoral Approach to its Sources and Long-Term Implications
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Chunming Meng
  • Principal Supervisor: Professor Helen Bao
  • College: Newnham College
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Loss Aversion and Residential Property Development in China
  • Expected Graduate Term: 2019 ET
Rosalyn Old
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: Robinson
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research, Sustainable Urban Design, Human Behaviour, Urban Expansion, Low Carbon Communities
  • Title of Thesis: The Take Up and Use of Green Technologies in Low Carbon Communities: A Case Study of North West Cambridge
  • Teaching Experience: Small group supervision of undergraduate and master's students in the in the fields of the built environment, regional disparities and housing supply. Lectures delivered on the topic of sustainable cities. Academic Coordinator for the Experience Cambridge admissions/outreach programme in Land Economy (2016).
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2017
Victoria Ormond
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Colin Lizieri
  • College: Pembroke
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Banks, Debt Covenants and the Real Estate Sector; from courtship to crunchtime
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Rosemary Ostfeld
  • Principal Supervisor: David Howarth
  • College: Hughes Hall
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Ensuring Sustainable Biomass Cultivation: Palm Oil Eco Certification
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2017
Edward J. Oughton, BSc MPhil CIEH
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Pete Tyler
  • College: Clare
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: The evolution of the UK's information communication technology (ICT) infrastructure and the economic development of cities
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Lydia Prieg
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Understanding the global economic impact of Arctic marine change
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2018
Lauren Quinn
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Martin Dixon
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Post Contract Pre Completion: No Longer a Time for Trust
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2020
Padmini Ram
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Ian Hodge
  • College: Clare Hall
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Promoting an affordable housing market An institutional analysis
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2015
Jose Reis
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Elisabete Silva
  • College: Girton
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: The processes and patterns of growing and shrinking cities. An emphasis on metrics
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2015
Rafael Ribeiro
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof John McCombie
  • College: Hughes Hall
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Real Exchange Rate, Structural Change and the Balance-Of-Payments Constrained Growth Model
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Joao Romero
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof John McCombie
  • College: Downing
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Technical progress and structural change: the roles of demand and supply in economic growth
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Salma Saeed
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Martin Dixon
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: The impact of Honour Based Abuse on women resident in England and Wales, with a special reference to property rights
  • Expected Graduate Term:
Edward Shepherd
  • PhD student and Research Assistant for the Real Estate and Urban Analysis Research Group.
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Phil Allmendinger
  • College: Clare
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Liberty, Property and the State: The ideology of the institution of English town and country planning
  • Expected Graduate Term: LT 2017
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Judy Shing
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Eva Steiner
  • College: Pembroke
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: A Long-Run Study of Real Estate Risk and Return in the UK
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2018
Fabricio Silveira
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof John McCombie
  • College: King's
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Sectoral Allocation and Growth: A Cross Country Approach
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Donald Stevens
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Franz Fuerst
  • College: St Edmund's
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Mixed land use development at transit corridors: A possible financial vehicle for sustainable development?
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2018
Nikodem Szumilo
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Franz Fuerst
  • College: Fitzwilliam
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: What are the real financial implications of energy efficiency improvements in Real Estate? An empirical study of the current assumptions
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Margaret Thorley
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: Queens'
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Examining the role of letting agents in promoting energy efficienty and building retrofits in the privat residential rental sector in England
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2015
Seng Wei Edward Ti
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Martin Dixon
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Real property rights: A comparative and historical analysis of Singapore and the United Kingdom’s legal and institutional framework
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2018
Jose Vallejo Bermeo
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Doug Crawford-Brown
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis: Alternative Financial Mechanisms for low-income housing
  • Expected Graduate Term: MT 2015
Qian Wang
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Elisabete Silva
  • College: Girton
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: Fit for purpose urban policy in the built environment applied to creative industries: using the SEM and ABM of main stakeholders in order to output a more flexible and adaptive urban system (the case stiudy of Yangpu and Jiading)
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2015
Qing Wang
  • Principal Supervisor: Prof Ian Hodge
  • College: Newnham
  • Subject Area: Environmental Economy & Policy Research
  • Title of Thesis :A study of the impact of property rights on land development: experience from Chengdu in China
  • Expected Graduate Term: ET 2016
Chaowei Xiao
  • Principal Supervisor: Dr Elisabete Silva
  • College: Jesus
  • Subject Area: Real Estate & Urban Analysis Research
  • Title of Thesis: " From Big Data Sets to Collective Human Behaviour Patterns and Urban Spatial Structure - Analysing and Simulating Spatial-Temporal Dynamics in
  • Shanghai "
  • Expected Graduate Term: