Assistant Professor of Real Estate, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business
Victor Couture is Assistant Professor of Real Estate at the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. His research interests are in urban economics, transportation and economic geography. Current projects include exploring the causes and consequences of urban revival in the United States, investigating the potential for e-commerce to close the urban-rural wealth gap in China, and assessing the efficiency of urban transportation systems in India. Prior to joining UC Berkeley, he received his PhD from the University of Toronto.
Recent work by Victor Couture
Variation in transportation performance is driven by uncongested mobility due to everyday road obstructions, not conventional traffic congestion
A programme introducing e-commerce into Chinese villages led to sizable gains among certain, but not all, rural households