RESEARCH

Housing and the Politics of Urban Development

“Is Altruistic Development Possible: Accounting for Diverse Forms of Capital in the Real Estate Industry,” in The Role of the Developer, edited by Anthony Boanada-Fuchs and Vanessa Boanada-Fuchs, London: Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming.

Giving Back to get Ahead: Altruism as a Developer Strategy of Accumulation through Affordable Housing Policy in Toronto and Vancouver,Geoforum, 2018.

– Winner, Student Paper Award, Community and Urban Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association (2019)


Gentrification

“‘Ethical’ Gentrification as a Pre-Emptive Strategy: Restaurants and Resistance to Neighborhood Change in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside,” in A Recipe for Gentrification: Food, Power and Resistance in the City, edited by Alison Hope Alkon, Yuki Kato and Joshua Sbicca, New York University Press, 2020.

Omnivorous Gentrification: Restaurant Reviews and Neighborhood Change in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver,” City & Community, 2014.

Winner, Student Paper Award, Consumers and Consumption Section of the American Sociological Association (2015)

Foodies Remaking Cities,” (with Amy Hanser) Contexts, 2014.

Social Theory

Norms and Mental Imagery,” (with Neil Gross) in Social Theory Now, edited by Claudio Benzecry, Monika Krause and Isaac Reed, University of Chicago Press, 2017.