Cornell Faculty Affiliates

Lourdes Casanova | Academic Director | Emerging Markets Institute, Johnson
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foreign government relations, new market entry, international risk management, PPP, international business, emerging market multinationals
Ricardo Daziano | Associate Professor | Civil and Environmental Engineering
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travel demand; consumer response to energy efficiency; willingness to pay estimation; congestion pricing; adoption of autonomous vehicles; mobility on-demand
Mark DeAngelis | Visiting Lecturer, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs | CEO, Macro Climate Solutions, LCC
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global environment, energy, sustainability and climate change
Kieran Donaghy | Professor & Chair | City & Regional Planning
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transportation, land use, public finance, migration, neighborhood ecology
David Filiberto | Sustainability and Disability Research Specialist | Employment and Disability Institute
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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
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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
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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
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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
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private infrastructure funds, investments and acquisitions in energy, transportation, utilities, water, ports, and communications
Rod Howe | Assistant Director for Community and Economic Vitality and Executive Director of the Community and Regional Development Institute
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integrating research and extension for the benefit of NYS communities; articulating the research base for community and economic vitality programming; coordinating training and policy initiatives; supporting informed decision making
Ying Hua | Assistant Professor | Design and Environmental Analysis
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sustainability, climate change, building sector policy, stakeholders, user behavior, building performance, architecture, green building, low-carbon city
David Kay | Sr. Extension Associate | Development Sociology
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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
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environment, energy, transportation, policy evaluation
Daniel Peter Loucks | Professor Emeritus | Civil and Environmental Engineering
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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
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Anil Netravali | Professor | Fiber Science & Apparel Design
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David Orr | Senior Engineer | Cornell Local Roads Program
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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
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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
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
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sustainable infrastructure, infrastructure policy, poverty and development, globalization
Germà Bel | Professor | Economic Policy | Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
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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
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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
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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
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privatisation 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
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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
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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
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political contestability, contracting, PPPs, corporate & project finance
Dónal Palcic | Lecturer, Department of Economics | University of Limerick, Ireland
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public sector reform, privatization, PPPs, infrastructure policy, liberalization and regulation
John Preston | Professor of Rail Transport | University of Southampton, UK
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demand and cost forecasting; appraisal and evaluation; transport and land-use interactions; environmental impacts; regulatory studies
Eoin Reeves | Senior Lecturer, Director of Privatisation & Public Private Partnerships Research | University of Limerick, Ireland
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PPPs, market-based public sector reforms, Infrastructure regulation, privatisation, liberalisation, employee share ownership
Veronica Vecchi | Professor | SDA Bocconi school of Management | Milan, Italy
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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
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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
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planning and development-economics, environment, demographics, design, finance and real estate
Joah Sapphire | President, Global Dynamic Group, LLC
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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
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Alumni Affiliates

Gregory Jette, MPA '13 | Analyst, Office of Management and Budget NYC, Justice Taskforce
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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
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PPPs in infrastructure, public policy, public finance, sustainability, transportation policy
Kevin Roth | Ph.D. Cornell, '14, Economics | Assistant Professor | University of California, Irvine
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environment, transportation, policy evaluation

 

Student Affiliates

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