Tridib Banerjee

Expert in housing and neighborhood planning, urban design and Third World development

Holder of the James Irvine Chair in Urban and Regional Planning

Professor, USC Price School of Public Policy


  • community development and design
  • housing and neighborhood planning
  • urban design
  • comparative urbanism and urbanization
  • Third World development
  • politics of development
  • political economy of planning
  • urban sprawl

Additional Information

  • Director, USC Community Development and Design Forum
  • Chair, USC Joint Programs in Urban Design
  • Co-principal investigator, USC Center for Economic Development
  • Co-author of Urban Design Downtown: Poetics and Politics of Form (1998) and Beyond the Neighborhood Unit: Residential Environments and Public Policy (1984)
  • Co-editor of City Sense and City Design: Writings and Projects of Kevin Lynch (1995)

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