Assistant Professor of Economics and International Affairs at George Washington University
Tanner is a former Research Fellow in Economics at the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development, London Business School.
His research focuses on the economics of housing, land tenure, urban planning, and property tax in developing country cities. He uses tools from applied micro and experimental economics, and a combination of satellite imagery, primary surveys and administrative data.
Tanner has a PhD from the London School of Economics and Political Science and holds an MA and BSc from the University of Toronto. He is affiliated with the Centre for Economic Performance at LSE and the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development at LBS.