Ezra's Round Table / Systems Seminar: Leonardo Basso (Universidad de Chile)

Location

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall 253

Description

Leonardo J. Basso is Full Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering at the Universidad de Chile. He received his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering (1999) and his master’s degree in transportation engineering (2001) from Universidad de Chile. He obtained his Ph.D. from the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia in 2006.

Leo Basso's main areas of research are transport economics, with particular interests on air and urban transport, and industrial economics and antirust. Recently he also started working on urban economics and the importance of public transport on urban structure, on the use of Automatic Vehicle Identification data for real-time crash prediction using machine learning techniques and, on several initiatives, to help overcome the COVID crisis.