Joshua Drucker

Joshua Drucker is a faculty member in Urban Planning and Policy at UIC, where he studies and teaches economic development planning. His research interests center around processes of economic development and transformation at the regional scale, and he is active in both the planning and regional science fields. Some of his recent projects examine innovation districts as an urban economic development strategy, the contributions of anchor institutions to performance and resilience, and the impacts of local business tax incentives in the U.S. Midwest.