Past Events

Pankaj Kapoor - December 11, 3:00pm

Join the Urban Studies Institute Tuesday, December 12 at 3pm for the final talk of our Speaker Series. Presenting Liases Foras Indian real estate firm founder Pankaj Kapoor. Located in room 838 at 55 Park Place.


Real Estate Finance Conference: Nov. 30 – Dec. 1, 2017

The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and the Georgia State University Department of Real Estate are hosting a two-day real estate finance conference on November 30–December 1, 2017. The conference will focus on estate finance broadly defined, including topics on both residential and commercial markets. For more information and itinerary, click here.

The Making of A Precarious City - November 16, 3pm

Join the Urban Studies Institute on November 16 at 3pm for our Speaker Series event with Dr. James Fraser. Dr. Fraser will be discussing his book “The Making of a Precarious City: The Struggle for Housing and Social Justice.” Located at 14 Marietta St. in room G105.

The Urban Scene - November 9, 3pm

The second of the Urban Studies Speaker Series will be held on Thursday, November 9 at 3pm. Located in the Troy Moore Library at 25 Park Place on the 23rd floor. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Klaus van den Berg discussing “The Urban Scene: Architecture and Theatricality.”

Suburban Planet - October 23, 3pm

Join the Urban Studies Institute on October 23 at 3pm for a special talk with Roger Keil. Author Roger Keil will be discussing his forthcoming book “Suburban Planet: Making the World Urban from the Outside In.”