Abdullah Yavas, professor of real estate and urban land economics at the Wisconsin School of Business, spoke today in Grainger Hall as part of the ongoing faculty seminar series Rays of Research. His presentation on Asset Characteristics and Boom & Bust Periods was streamed live online. The video is now available to watch on demand--just click here.
Professor Yavas' research interests include real estate brokerage, mortgage contracts, economics of information, and experimental economics. He has published over 50 articles in peer reviewed journals, and his research has also been cited in such popular media outlets as Money, Time, Business Week and Wall Street Journal.