Spring 2017 Course Schedule

Housing Law (LAW-985-001)
Ezra Rosser

Meets: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM (M) - Room NT02

Enrolled: 16 / Limit: 22

Administrator Access


Readings are available on the syllabus, but if you have questions about this class, please do not hesitate to contact the professor at erosser@wcl.american.edu


This class focuses on housing law and policy. We will cover everything from urban development and suburbanization to gentrification and public housing programs. The class is graded primarily through a final paper that if done well will satisfy the ULWR.

Textbooks and Other Materials

The textbook information on this page was provided by the instructor. Students should use this information when considering purchases from the AU Campus Store or other vendors. Students may check to determine if books are currently available for purchase online.

Most of the readings are not in books, but the required books to purchase are: ALEX F. SCHWARTZ, HOUSING POLICY IN THE UNITED STATES (3rd ed. 2014). MATTHEW DESMOND, EVICTED (2016).

First Class Readings

Not available at this time.


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