Anupam is Professor of Urban Economics & Real Estate at the University of Manchester (see facts & figures).
Anupam currently leads the real estate group as a Full Professor and the Deputy Head of Department (Planning & Environmental Management). He is a member of the Manchester Urban Institute (MUI) and Spatial Policy & Analysis Laboratory.
He is also a board member of the European Real Estate Society.
He holds several fellowships -
FRSA - Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce);
FRGS - Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (The Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers);
FHEA - Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK;
Previously, he worked at the University of Reading/Henley Business School for almost a decade, and with the Market Intelligence group of Deloitte & Touche in Mumbai, where his focus area covered real estate and private equity sectors. He was at National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) in Washington DC, as Senior Research Economist, where his responsibilities included developing and implementing housing market research studies and member of the forecasting team for US state and metro area housing markets.
Anupam holds UG, PG and PhD degrees in Economics, and he has almost fifteen years experience as a researcher, educator and consultant.
Anupam's research specialisms are: real estate finance, investor sentiment & behaviour, cross-border investment; economics of property markets; urban & regional economies; housing market dynamics; impact of infrastructure projects and policy evaluation; Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) issues in property markets.
Teaching units are: Advanced Real Estate Finance, Project-based Enquiry and dissertations.
Work Experience & Qualifications
Professor of Urban Economics & Real Estate (Chair in Real Estate), University of Manchester, UK (Nov 2019 - )
Professor of Urban Economics & Real Estate, Henley Business School/University of Reading, UK (Aug 2017 - Oct 2019) - Research Division Lead, Real Estate & Planning; Director, MSc Real Estate Finance (fulltime).
Associate Professor in Real Estate Economics, Henley Business School/University of Reading, UK (Oct 2013 - Jul 2017) - Director, MSc Real Estate (flexible/blended learning).
Lecturer, Henley Business School/University of Reading, UK (Jan 2010 - Sep 2013)
Deloitte Intelligence, Deloitte & Touche, Mumbai, India (Apr 2008 - Nov 2009)
Senior Research Economist, National Association of Home Builders, Washington DC, USA (Apr 2006 - Apr 2008)
PhD in Economics, University of Connecticut, USA, 2006; MSc in Economics, University of Calcutta, India; BSc (Hons) in Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, St Xavier's College, Kolkata, India.
FRSA - Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. (The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce)
FRGS - Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. (The Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers)
FHEA - Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK
Other Professional Membership:
American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association;
Urban Economics Association;