Rachel Weber

Rachel Weber is a professor in the Department of Urban Planning and Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago who researches the relationship between finance and the built environment. She focuses on both instruments (tax-increment financing, debt-backed securities) and infrastructures (school facilities, commercial real estate). Her latest book, From Boom to Bubble: How Finance Built the New Chicago (University of Chicago Press, 2016) won the Best Book Award from the Urban Affairs Association.

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