Spatial Planning
Urban Modelling
Data Analytics
Digital Cities

An interdisciplinary research group at Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge

Group Members

T. Wang

Tianyuan Wang


Tianyuan (Emily) started her PhD study at department of Land Economy in 2021. Through data science and advanced statistical modelling, she is interested in delivering scientific and evidence-based policy implication to support urban development. Before starting the PhD, she holds MPhil in Land Economy Research degree from Cambridge with distinction. She has been awarded 2021 Selwyn Masters Scholarship and her PhD study is fully funded by Cambridge Trust - CSC Cambridge International Scholarship.

Research Topic

Does planning strategy matter? Identifying causal links between spatial planning strategy and city economic growth through land-use efficiency

Research Interest

Land use, Land finance, Data science, Statistical modelling, Urban data analytics