Sammis B. White, Professor
Dr. White focuses on issues in public policy, economic development, education, welfare, and housing. He has specific interests in job creation and education in central cities. He teaches courses in "Public Policy Analysis" and "Housing Markets and Public Policy." Dr. White has published numerous articles on social and educational topics. Recently, he has written articles published in Urban Education and Urban Studies, among many others. He co-authored his second book, The Entrepreneurial Process: Economic Growth, Men, Women, and Minorities. In addition to his Urban Planning duties, Dr. White works in the UWM Center for Urban Initiatives and Research, where he undertakes a wide variety of research studies.
Williams College, BA, American History and Literature
University of Pennsylvania, MCRP and Ph.D., City and Regional Planning
the changing workplace
other social and economic aspects of planning
URBPLAN 762 Housing Markets and Public Policy
URBPLAN 810 Planning Policy Analysis
Co-editor, Financing Economic Development. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, forthcoming 2011, with Zenia Kotval.
Co-editor, Financing Economic Development in the 21st Century. Armonk, N.Y., M.E. Sharpe, March 2003, with Richard Bingham and Edward Hill.
Co-Author, The Entrepreneurial Process: Economic growth, Men, Women, and Minorities. Westport, CN; Quorum Book, December 1997, with Paul Reynolds
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