Cornell Faculty Affiliates

Lourdes Casanova | Academic Director | Emerging Markets Institute, Johnson
Lourdes Casanova web page | Lourdes Casanova email
foreign government relations, new market entry, international risk management, PPP, international business, emerging market multinationals
Ricardo Daziano | Associate Professor | Civil and Environmental Engineering
Ricardo Daziano email
travel demand; consumer response to energy efficiency; willingness to pay estimation; congestion pricing; adoption of autonomous vehicles; mobility on-demand
Kieran Donaghy | Professor & Chair | City & Regional Planning
Kieran Donaghy web page | Kieran Donaghy email
transportation, land use, public finance, migration, neighborhood ecology
David Filiberto | Sustainability and Disability Research Specialist | Employment and Disability Institute
David Filiberto web page | David Filiberto email
sustainability, climate change, disability, Vulnerable populations, disaster risk reduction
John Foote | Board member, CPIP | Visiting Lecturer, City and Regional Planning | Senior Fellow, Harvard's Kennedy School of Government
John Foote email
transportation funding, intelligent transportation systems and services
Oliver Gao | Associate Professor | Associate Director, CPIP | School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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transportation and environment/energy systems; mobile emissions inventory and air quality modeling; environment and energy impacts of alternative infrastructure systems; and green supply chains
Rick Geddes | Professor | Director, CPIP | Policy Analysis and Management
Rick Geddes web page | Rick Geddes email
new types of PPPs, transportation infrastructure, PPP enabling laws, public acceptance of tolling, postal and delivery economics, PPPs and network effects
Emmanuel Giannelis | Professor and Director, Giannellis Research Group | Materials Science & Engineering
Emmanuel Giannelis email
nano materials for energy, biomedical, transportation, infrastructure, and environmental applications
Steven Greenberg | Visiting Senior Lecture of Management, Johnson School | Founder and Managing General Partner of Fox Meadow Capital Partners
Steven Greenberg web page | Steven Greenberg email
private infrastructure funds, investments and acquisitions in energy, transportation, utilities, water, ports, and communications
Ying Hua | Assistant Professor | Design and Environmental Analysis
Ying Hua web page | Ying Hua email
sustainability, climate change, building sector policy, stakeholders, user behavior, building performance, architecture, green building, low-carbon city
David Kay | Sr. Extension Associate | Development Sociology
David Kay web page | David Kay email
community decision making, constructive conflict engagement, community/economic development, economic impact analysis, land use planning, local government, regionalism, energy transitions
Shanjun Li | Assistant Professor | Applied Economics and Management
Shanjun Li web page | Shanjun Li email
environment, energy, transportation, policy evaluation
Daniel Peter Loucks | Professor Emeritus | Civil and Environmental Engineering
Daniel Peter Loucks email
development and application of environmental engineering, economics, ecology, and systems analysis methods for addressing regional environmental and water resources issues
Arnim Meyburg | Professor Emeritus | Civil and Environmental Engineering
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travel demand modeling, transportation survey methodologies, freight, transportation, urban and regional transportation planning, transportation-communications trade-offs, transportation and the environment
Mark Milstein | Clinical Professor | Johnson Graduate School of Management
Mark Milstein web page | Mark Milstein email sustainable global enterprise, strategy, decision making, technology commercialization, and innovation
Anil Netravali | Professor | Fiber Science & Apparel Design
Anil Netravali web page | Anil Netravali email composites, green materials, gas pipe infrastructure, composite pipe linings
David Orr | Senior Engineer | Cornell Local Roads Program
David Orr web page | David Orr email low volume roads, seasonal variations in pavements, technical assistance, local government
Susan Riha | Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences | Director, New York State Water Resources Institute |
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regional assessment of water infrastructure, decentralized water management, impacts of climate variability and change on water management
Omid Rouhani | Post-doctoral Associate, Civil & Environmental Engineering | Cornell University
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transportation economics, PPP projects in transportation, transportation network analysis, transportation policy, pricing in transportation, GHG emissions-related policies, infrastructure economics
Rebecca Slayton | Assistant Professor, Science & Technology Studies | Cornell University
Rebecca Slayton web page | Rebecca Slayton email
cyber-infrastructure, vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure
Jefferson Tester | Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Director, Cornell Energy Institute
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sustainable energy systems, renewable and conventional energy extraction, conversion and environmental control technologies
Lang Tong | Irwin and Joan Jacobs Professor in Engineering | Site Director of the Power Systems Engineering Research Center (PSERC) | Cornell University
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engineering, computation, economic aspects of energy systems, smart power grid
Francis Vanek | Senior Lecturer, Civil and Environmental Engineering | Cornell University
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transportation energy, multimodal transportation, freight transportation, electrification, climate protection, energy infrastructure

External Faculty Affiliates

Ramaswami Balasubramaniam (Balu) | Frank H T Rhodes Professor, Cornell | Adjunct Professor, University of Iowa | Mason Fellow, Harvard University | Founder Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement
Ramaswami Balasubramaniam web page | Ramaswami Balasubramaniam email
sustainable infrastructure, infrastructure policy, poverty and development, globalization
Germà Bel | Professor | Economic Policy | Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Germà Bel web page | Germà Bel email
public sector reform, privatization & regulation, infrastructure and transportation, policy evaluation
Zachary Caseres | Executive Director, Startup Cities Institute | Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala
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PPPs, urban design, special economic zones, enterprise zones, startup cities, local government, neighborhood revitalization
Carsten Greve | Professor, Business and Politics and Director, Public-Private Platform | Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Carsten Greve web page | Carsten Greve email
PPPs, sustainable transport planning, infrastructure and transportation, privatization, contracting out, public management reform and market-based governance
Mark Hellowell | Lecturer | Social and Political Science | University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Mark Hellowell web page | Mark Hellowell email
competition and private financing in health care systems, PPPs and healthcare reform
Graeme Hodge | Professor and Director, Monash Centre for Regulatory Studies | Law, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Graeme Hodge web page | Graeme Hodge email
privatization of public sector enterprise, outsourcing/contracting-out government services, PPPs and performance measurement and strategy in the public sector
Richard G. Little | Senior Fellow | formerly Director, Keston Institute for Public Finance and Infrastructure Policy, University of Southern California
Richard G. Little email
infrastructure, infrastructure management and financing, risk management, hazard preparedness and mitigation
Kaveh Madani | Lecturer in Environmental Management | Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College, London, UK
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water resources management, energy planning, environmental economics and policy, climate change adaptation, conflict resolution, systems analysis, group and multi-criteria decision making
Ashwin Mahalingam | Assistant Professor | Dept of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India
Ashwin Mahalingam email
PPP, visualization and simulation of planning processes, and sustainable development
Marian Moszoro | Visiting Scholar, Haas School of Business, UCal, Berkeley | Kozminski University | former Undersecretary of Finance, Poland
Marian Moszoro web page | Marian Moszoro email
political contestability, contracting, PPPs, corporate & project finance
Dónal Palcic | Lecturer, Department of Economics | University of Limerick, Ireland
Dónal Palcic web page | Dónal Palcic email
public sector reform, privatization, PPPs, infrastructure policy, liberalization and regulation
John Preston | Professor of Rail Transport | University of Southampton, UK
John Preston web page | Sustainable Infrastructure Systems | John Preston email
demand and cost forecasting; appraisal and evaluation; transport and land-use interactions; environmental impacts; regulatory studies
Eoin Reeves | Senior Lecturer, Director of Privatization & Public Private Partnerships Research | University of Limerick, Ireland
Eoin Reeves web page | Eoin Reeves email
PPPs, market-based public sector reforms, Infrastructure regulation, privatization, liberalization, employee share ownership
Veronica Vecchi | Professor | SDA Bocconi school of Management | Milan, Italy
Veronica Vecchi web page | Veronica Vecchi email
PPP contracts; project finance; risk and return in PPP; value for money and affordability

Industry Affiliates

Geoff Haley | Chairman, International Project Finance Association (IPFA) | London, UK and global offices
Geoff Haley email
PPPs, introduction and implementation of PPPs, global, municipalities and private sector implementation of PPPs
Pike Oliver | Urbanexus | Director and Treasurer, Center for Natural Lands Management
Pike Oliver web page | Pike Oliver email
planning and development-economics, environment, demographics, design, finance and real estate
Joah Sapphire | President, Global Dynamic Group, LLC
Joah Sapphire web page | Joah Sapphire email
Infrastructure as an alternative investment asset class, listed infrastructure vehicles, unlisted infrastructure funds and PPPs
Gligor Tashkovich | Minister for Foreign Investment, Republic of Macedonia
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government policy, international finance, diplomatic relations, data communications, telecommunications, energy infrastructure, entrepreneurship, economic development
Paula Tkac | Vice President and Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Paula Tkac web page | Paula Tkac email


Alumni Affiliates

Carter Casady '16
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Infrastructure development, procurement, public management/policy, public-private partnerships (PPPs), project finance, and public sector governance.
Gregory Jette, MPA '13 | Analyst, Office of Management and Budget NYC, Justice Taskforce
Gregory Jette email
emergency preparedness, physical, electronic and communication infrastructure, legislative policy for ppps
Kelsey Lynch '14
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PPPs, economic policy and revenue maximization of resources
Peter Moore '13 | Senior Coordinator | CVS Caremark
Peter Moore email
PPPs in infrastructure, public policy, public finance, sustainability, transportation policy
Kevin Roth | Ph.D. Cornell, '14, Economics | Assistant Professor | University of California, Irvine
Kevin Roth webpage | Kevin Roth email
environment, transportation, policy evaluation

Student Affiliates

Rohan Alaigh | Undergraduate Research Assistant
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PPPs, entrepreneurship, finance
Kushagra Aniket | Undergraduate Research Assistant
Kushagra Aniket email
regulatory economics, water Infrastructure, public finance, international monetary and exchange rate policies
Jacob Arluck | Undergraduate Research Assistant
Jacob Arluck email
political economy of infrastructure development, legal and regulatory issues, urban transportation, public finance
Khaliun Bat-Orig | Graduate Student, Public Administration, Economic and Financial Policy
Khaliun Bat-Orig email
project management, project finance, PPP, transportation, mining & exploration
Renee Botelho | Undergraduate Research Assistant
Renee Botelho email
transportation infrastructure, water infrastructure, public policy, PPPs, and electronic and communication infrastructure
Shruti Chalamani | Graduate Research Fellow
Shruti Chalamani email
regulatory reform in capital markets, foreign direct investments and public policy, role of PPPs in emerging markets, social finance
Samantha Cherney | Graduate Student, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs
Samantha Cherney email
legal and regulatory issues, PPPs, state and local government, and economic and financial policy
Kristen Edwards | Graduate Student, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs & Johnson Graduate School of Management
Kristen Edwards email
aviation infrastructure and sustainable energy policy, PPPs, and public finance
Neelam Ejaz | Graduate Research Fellow
Neelam Ejaz email
social entrepreneurship, finance, public policy, PPP, consultancy
Andre Gardiner | Undergraduate Research Fellow | Policy Analysis and Management
Andre Gardiner email
infrastructure financing, legacy transportation development, privatization, development world infrastructure
Shailly | Graduate Research Fellow
Shailly email
impact investments, sustainable rural and urban infrastructure finance, planning and policy
Alexandra Hensens | Graduate Research Fellow | Cornell Institute for Public Affairs
Alexandra Hensens email
social responsible investing, PPP and energy
Winnie Huang | Undergraduate student | Policy Analysis and Management
Winnie Huang email
transportation, corporate sustainability, legal and regulatory issues, finance and public policy
Jonathan Kligman | Undergraduate student | Applied Economics and Management
Jonathan Kligman email
finance, PPPs, infrastructure of the US port system
Michael Lemm | Undergraduate Research Assistant | Policy Analysis and Management
Michael Lemm email
PPPs, transit infrastructure, contract law, entrepreneurship
Xiaodi Li | Graduate Fellow | Cornell Institute for Public Affairs
Xiaodi Li email
infrastructure policy
Barbara Marchiori de Assis | Graduate Fellow | Cornell Institute for Public Affairs
Barbara Marchiori de Assis email
public policy; government-business relations; PPPs in infrastructure; telecommunication policy; antitrust; privatization & regulation; regulatory agencies
Dimitar Nentchev | Research Fellow
Dimitar Nentchev email
infrastructure finance, public finance, financial modeling, business and social entrepreneurship, innovation
Nathaniel Root | Undergraduate student | Policy Analysis and Management
Nathaniel Root email
environment and energy sustainability, energy infrastructure, public transportation methods, technology in policy, internet based markets
Javad Rostami | Graduate Fellow | Cornell Institute for Public Affairs
Javad Rostami email
energy and infrastructure finance, emerging markets finance and securities, PPPs, management consulting, and public policy
Alvaro Salas | Graduate Fellow | Cornell Institute for Public Affairs
Alvaro Salas email
PPPs, infrastructure, digital government
Rafiullah Sherzad | Graduate Fellow | Cornell Institute for Public Affairs
Rafiullah Sherzad email
PPP legal framework for infrastructure projects, private sector development, economic policy, investment climate reform
Peter Smet | Undergraduate Research Fellow | Architecture, Art & Planning
Peter Smet email
PPPs in American infrastructure, PPPs in the developing world, transportation networks, public finance
Dominic Soegono | Undergraduate student | Policy Analysis and Management
Dominic Soegono email
financing and funding of transportation infrastructure, high tech startups, and information technology and services
Anna Thompson | Undergraduate Student | Applied Economics and Management
Anna Thompson email
project management, managerial accounting, infrastructure, legal and regulatory issues, entrepreneurship, grants, budgets, cost control
Sri Vedachalam | Post Doctoral Associate | New York State Water Resources Institute
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water and wastewater infrastructure, planning and policy, financing, decision-making
Yanjun Wang | Graduate Fellow
Yanjun Wang email
infrastructure, privatization, geographic system, policy evaluation, civil planning
Trevor Ward | Undergraduate research assistant | Policy Analysis and Management
Trevor Ward email
PPPs, infrastructure policy, public finance
Aaron Weiner | Undergraduate student | Applied Economics and Management
Aaron Weiner email
finance, PPPs, infrastructure and the US port system