Jorge De la Roca I am a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy, New York University. Starting in the fall of 2015, I will be Assistant Professor at the University of Southern California, Sol Price School of Public Policy.

My primary fields of specialization are urban economics, economic geography and labor economics.

My research focuses on agglomeration economies and urban migration across cities of different sizes. More recently, I have also being studying the consequences of racial segregation in the United States.