Jenny Schuetz

Jenny is a Senior Fellow at Brookings Metro and an expert in housing policy. She is the author of Fixer Upper: How to repair America’s broken housing systems. Jenny also teaches urban economics in Georgetown University’s Master’s in Urban Planning Program. She holds a PhD in Public Policy from Harvard University, a Master’s in City Planning from MIT, and a BA in Economics and Political and Social Thought from the University of Virginia.

Courses taught by Jenny Schuetz

How Zoning Shapes Cities, Communities, and Regions

A better of understanding of the basic components of zoning, history and evolution of zoning codes, economic and political goals of plan implementation, and impacts on housing prices and production can inform improved planning outcomes.

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