Eric Heikkila 

Professor, Sol Price School of Public Policy I Director, International Initiatives
(213) 821‑1037

Professor Eric Heikkila is Director of the USC Price School’s Office of International Initiatives. His research is both quantitative and qualitative in nature and focuses primarily on urban development issues. He is currently working on a book entitled China from a U.S. Policy Perspective. Read more. 

Expertise: Pacific Rim citiesurbanization and urban development issues; relationships among urban form; mobility, economic growth and development, and cultural expression; public finance and real estate developmentfiscal impact of housing developmentsurban growth; applications of geographic informationsystems and expert systems to urban planning problemsport economics.