Howard Chong

Howard Chong

Assistant Professor

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School of Hotel Administration
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Howard Chong, assistant professor at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, holds a PhD in agricultural and resource economics from the University of California, Berkeley. He teaches microeconomics and will develop courses on environmental economics and sustainability. His current research focuses on environmental and energy economics. His past research included studies of energy use in buildings of different ages, the impact of carbon markets on firms, and water markets. He is a faculty fellow at Cornell's Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future.

Recent Courses

  • HADM 1420/CEE 1010 - Learning Where You Live: Building Energy, Autopsy, Engineering and Behavioral Approach
  • HADM 1410 - Microeconomics for the Service Industry
  • HADM 4415 - Sustainable Business and Economics with Hospitality Applications
  • HADM 4990 - Undergraduate Independent Study

Academic Degrees

  • Ph D University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2011
  • BS University of California at Berkeley, 2002