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Stephan Schmidt

Stephan Schmidt

Associate Professor, City and Regional Planning

Stephan Schmidt's research interests concern land-use policy, patterns, and processes. He is interested in the changing land use patterns in Europe as the result of demographic, institutional, and political-economic impacts, and the role of planning institutions to effectuate these patterns. In addition, he is interested in urbanization patterns in sub-Saharan Africa and is examining the manner in which urbanization and demographic change affect land tenure systems and urban agriculture.

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Phone: 607-254-4846