The bio below comes from a published article and may now be dated.
Peter Gordon is a Professor in the University of Southern California’s School of Policy, Planning and Development. Gordon’s research interests are in applied urban economics. He is the co-editor (with David Beito and Alexander Tabarrok) of The Voluntary City (The University of Michigan Press, 2002). Gordon and his colleagues have developed the Southern California Planning Model, which they apply to the study of economic impacts. He has consulted for local, state and federal agencies, the World Bank, the United Nations and many private groups. Gordon received the Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. His email is firstname.lastname@example.org.