Maisy Wong

James T. Riady Associate ProfessorReal Estate Department
Assistant DirectorGrayken Program in International Real Estate


Dr. Wong is the James T. Riady Associate Professor at the Wharton Real Estate Department and the Assistant Director of the Grayken Program in International Real Estate at the Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center. Her research interests include labor mobility, urbanization, housing, and real estate finance.

She has been at Wharton since 2008, where she teaches Real Estate Investments (FNCE/REAL 209/721) and Global Real Estate (REAL 205/705). She won Excellence in Teaching Awards in 2018.

Dr. Wong is a Research Associate at the NBER and is on the editorial board of the Journal of Urban Economics. Dr. Wong has a Bachelors from U.C. Berkeley (2003) and a Ph.D. in Economics from MIT (2008).


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