GSD Course Bulletin - Fall 2008

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Courses taught by Jose Gomez-Ibanez

05203: Markets and Market Failures (SES 0520300)

Urban Planning and Design
Lecture - 4 credits
Monday Wednesday 10:00 - 11:30   Gund 111
Friday 12:00 - 1:30   Gund 111

Instructor(s)
Jose Gomez-Ibanez

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to how markets operate, the criteria for assessing their performance, and the circumstances under which they perform well or poorly. The first half of the course covers skills for predicting market behavior including supply and demand and the strategies of consumers and firms. The second half examines the rationale for government intervention in markets including problems of information, monopoly, externalities and collective or public goods. No prior exposure to economics is required and applications to urban planning are stressed. This course is also offered at the Kennedy School as API-105B.


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09201: Independent Study by Candidates for Master's Degrees (ADV 0920100)

Architecture
Independent Study - 4 credits

Instructor(s)
Brian W. Blaesser, Marco Cenzatti, Preston Scott Cohen, Felipe Correa, Gareth Doherty, Stephen Ervin, Susan Fainstein, Richard T.T. Forman, Jose Gomez-Ibanez, K. Michael Hays, Sanford Kwinter, Anne McGhee, Michael Meredith, Farshid Moussavi, Richard Peiser, Spiro Pollalis, Peter Rowe, Allen Sayegh, Laura Solano, John Stilgoe, Kostas Terzidis, Matthew Urbanski, Bing Wang, Christian Werthmann, T. Kelly Wilson, Gary Hilderbrand

Course Description

Students may take a maximum of 8 credit units with different instructors in this course series.Prerequisites: Graduate standing. Candidates may arrange individual work focusing on subjects or issues that are of interest to them but are not available through regularly offered course work. Students must submit an independent study petition and secure approval of their advisor and of the faculty member sponsoring the study.


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09506: Thesis Extension in Satisfaction of Degree Doctor of Design (ADV 0950600)

Urban Planning and Design
Independent Study - 16 credits

Instructor(s)
Richard T.T. Forman, Jose Gomez-Ibanez, Richard Peiser, Spiro Pollalis, Peter Rowe, A. Hashim Sarkis, Daniel Schodek

Course Description

Under guidance of a faculty committee, the student conducts investigations and prepares a doctoral thesis.


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