Nicholas Marantz

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Assistant Professor, Urban Planning and Public Policy
School of Social Ecology
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014, Urban & Regional Planning
J.D., Harvard Law School, 2009
Phone: (949) 824-8101
University of California, Irvine
206C Social Ecology 1
Mail Code: 7075
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Metropolitan governance; land-use and environmental law; housing.
Marantz, Nicholas J. and Huixin Zheng. Forthcoming. “Exclusionary Zoning and the Limits of Judicial Impact.” Journal of Planning Education & Research.

Marantz, Nicholas J. 2018. “Drift and Conversion in Metropolitan Governance: The Rise of California’s Redevelopment Agencies.” Journal of Urban Affairs. 40(7), 901-922. DOI: 10.1080/07352166.2017.1421434

Marantz, Nicholas J. and Harya S. Dillon. 2018. “Do State Affordable Housing Appeals Systems Backfire? A Natural Experiment.” Housing Policy Debate. 28(2), 267-284. DOI: 10.1080/10511482.2017.1362021

Marantz, Nicholas J. 2015. “What Do Community Benefits Agreements Deliver? Evidence From Los Angeles.” Journal of the American Planning Association. 81(4), 251-267. DOI: 10.1080/01944363.2015.1092093

Fisher, Lynn M., and Nicholas J. Marantz. 2015. “Can State Law Combat Exclusionary Zoning? Evidence from Massachusetts.” Urban Studies 52(6), 1071-1089. DOI: 10.1177/0042098014534906

Marantz, Nicholas J. 2012. “Review: China’s Pan-Pearl River Delta; Regional Cooperation and Development.” Journal of the American Planning Association 78(1), 111-112. DOI:10.1080/01944363.2011.644209

Marantz, Nicholas J., and Eran Ben-Joseph. 2011. “The Business of Codes: Urban Design Regulation in an Entrepreneurial Society.” In Urban Design in the Real Estate Development Process, edited by Steve Tiesdell and David Adams. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.
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