Dowell Myers

  • Housing growth and homeownership trends
  • Demographic trends and population change
  • Millennials
  • Baby Boomers
  • Children
  • Immigration
  • Urban growth, sprawl and quality of life
  • Future of California

Professor of urban planning and demography, USC Price School of Public Policy

Director, Master of Planning Program

Director, Population Dynamics Research Group

Fellow, Urban Initiative

Faculty Associate, Lusk Center for Real Estate


  • Election 2016
  • Immigration
  • Demographic trends and census analysis
  • State and local population change
  • Growth management and urban development
  • Urban growth, sprawl and quality of life
  • Smart growth and sustainability
  • Housing demand
  • Real estate market demand
  • Future of California

Additional Information

  • Author, Immigrants and Boomers: Forging a New Social Contract for the Future of America (2008), Analysis with Local Census Data: Portraits of Change (1992), and Housing Demography: Linking Demographic Structure and Housing Markets (1990)


  • Immigration Myths Unveiled

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