Elizabeth Deakin is Professor Emerita of City and Regional Planning and Urban Design at the University of California, Berkeley. She previously served as Director of the UC Transportation Center and Co-Director of the Global Metropolitan Studies Center. An expert on transportation policy and urban planning, she has studied the social and environmental consequences of transportation for over 40 years. Her recent work includes a study of who’s using bike lanes in San Francisco and how new technologies are affecting taxis, transit, and non-motorized transport.
Editor of forthcoming book: Transportation, Land Use and Environmental Planning (Elsevier 2019)
Host Dan Loney is joined by Nicholas Weaver ( Lecturer of Computer Science – UC Berkley; Researcher, International Computer Science Institute), Elizabeth Deakin (Professor Emerita, University of California, Berkeley), Cliff Robb (Associate Professor; Faculty Director, Personal Finance Program, University of Madison-Wisconsin), Glen Weyl (Principal Researcher; Senior Visiting Scholar at Yale, Microsoft Research), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), Megan Ryerson Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, City and Regional Planning and Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania), and Laura Perna (Professor, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education) on the Tuesday, October 16, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.