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Issi Romem Joins Terner Center as Terner Fellow

We are delighted to announce that Issi Romem, Chief Economist at BuildZoom, has joined us as a Terner Center Fellow. He researches and writes about cities, metropolitan growth patterns, housing, real estate and construction for a lay audience. His work has been featured in major publications including The New York TimesThe Wall Street JournalThe Atlantic and more. In his role at BuildZoom, Issi has overseen data aggregation and data science work. He co-chairs the National Association for Business Economics’ Data and Analytics Roundtable. Look out for some collaborative work soon!

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