This research is supported by the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI), the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), and the University of Waterloo School of Planning.
Professor Moos is a Registered Professional Planner and Assistant Professor in the School of Planning, Faculty of Environment at the University of Waterloo. Professor Moos’ research is on the changing economy and social structure of cities, particularly generational change, Millennials and the youthification of central cities.
Mark is an upper-year undergraduate student in the University of Waterloo’s School of Planning. He is also pursuing a second major in Political Science and his research interests include the public policy considerations of housing affordability and the role of federalism in shaping planning policy.
Robert is a graduate student in the School of Planning. His current research concerns the residential organization of the millennial generation within North American cities. His interests include cartographic analysis and the ways in which patterns of capital investment influence the social character of cities.
Dave is a graduate student in the School of Planning at the University of Waterloo. He graduated from the University of Calgary and received a Bachelor of Commerce degree in accounting. His research interests include housing affordability and the economy.
Wendy is a graduate student pursing a Master of Arts in Planning degree at the University of Waterloo. She is also undertaking an online Diploma of Urban Land Economics from the University of British Columbia. As such, her interests include economics, housing markets, real estate development and financing, housing affordability, and public policy.
Filiz is a second year master’s student in Planning. She is also currently working part-time with a housing developer in St. Catharines and is immersed in the world of affordable housing and urban design. Her research revolves around the relationship between private developers and the affordable housing market.