Yuri Mansury: Assessing the Impact of Living Wage in Tompkins County: The Convergence of Planning Support Systems and Social Sustainability

Regional Science Fall 2014 Lecture Series

Yuri Mansury is a regional scientist who teaches quantitative methods, techniques of regional impact analysis, and urban economics. His current areas of research are multi-agent modeling of complex city systems, input-output (I-O) and social accounting matrix (SAM) applications to disaster analysis, and unbalanced regional growth. He has authored and coauthored articles that have appeared in Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy, and Journal of Theoretical Biology. He has held postdoctoral fellowships at Harvard University and MIT. Mansury is a faculty member at the Korea Development Institute School of Public Policy and Management (on leave). He received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 2002.