Charles Hoch

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    College: Urban Planning and Public Affairs Department: Urban Planning and Policy
    Office: 241 CUPPAH M/C 348 Phone: 9962156

    Research Interest:
    Homeless in US Cities (Who are they? What do they need? What can be done?); Do City Plans Work? (Do cities follow the plans they make? How can we tell? Do plans make an important difference?) Can we make sustainable cities and regions? (How do we balance current and future needs using the built environment?)

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week:

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Willingness and interest in doing some document research, doing some digital photography of sites and visiting some places in the Chicago region; Familiarity with computer spread sheet and database programs would be nice.

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    The student might prepare briefing reports on specific aspects of the housing affordability problem as it affects the very poor; or reports comparing the differences in community or municipal plans for future sustainable development.

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