IDCE Students Profiles

Caitlin Amos (CDP/MBA '2014)
IDCE Fellow

Caitlin Amos (USA) received a M.S. in City Design and Social Science from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2012). She graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Economics from Wheaton College, MA (2010). Her research interests include economic development, industrial organization, business improvement districts, temporary urbanism/pop-up retail, street markets, and public space issues. Currently, she works at Better Bankside, a business improvement district in central London, on a research team to develop a methodology to assess the use and perceptions of public space. She was an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer in Pawtucket, RI doing economic development and neighborhood revitalization on a range of initiatives including cycling infrastructure and a micro-enterprise grant program.