Project: Metropolitan Planning in Latin America Through the Lens of the Inequality Challenge: An Application to Buenos Aires
Cynthia Goytia is Head of the MSc. in Urban Economics at Torcuato Di Tella University in Buenos Aires, Argentina where she also chairs the Urban Policy and Housing Research Center (CIPUV). She has a joint appointment at the Urban Economics and the Public Policy Graduate Programs. She has developed a relevant and influential body of academic research on urban policies, housing and land markets, published in specialized publications and books, some of them recently released in Chinese. She holds a M.Sc. in Urban Economics and a Ph.D from the London School of Economics and Political Science in UK. She has been a lecturer at University of Cambridge, LSE and the Institute of Housing Studies. She is a consultant to Argentina´s and Latin American governments, the World Bank, United Nations Inter-American Development Bank and CAF (Banca de Desarrollo de America Latina), and fellow to the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.