Tyler Haupert is an Assistant Professor Faculty Fellow of Urban Studies at NYU Shanghai. His research focuses on the technological, economic, and regulatory mechanisms contributing to racial disparities, segregation, and exclusion in urban areas. He has particular interests in mortgage lending, fintech, housing affordability, homelessness, and neighborhood change. He strives to design studies that inform policy and produce actionable results for legislators, regulators, planners, and advocacy organizations. Professor Haupert’s work has appeared in scholarly journals including Housing Policy Debate, Housing Studies, and the Journal of Urban Affairs. His work has also been cited by or appeared in a number of media outlets including the New York Times, Slate, Next City, and Shelterforce. He has professional experience in the public education, affordable housing development, and research sectors. Dr. Haupert earned a Ph.D. in Urban Planning from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, a Master’s in Urban Planning from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, and a B.A. in Political Science from Pepperdine University.