John Glascock


Director, Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics


Education/Professional Certification

MA, Land Economy, Cambridge University, 2005
PhD, Finance, University of North Texas, 1984
MA, Economics, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, 1978
MBA, Stetson University, 1975
BSBA, Economics, Tennessee Technological University, 1971

Areas of Expertise

Real Estate-REITS, Housing Policy, Valuation Finance, Investments and Capital Markets


Professor Glascock is the Director of the Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics at the University of Connecticut. He was previously the Grosvenor Chair of Real Estate at Cambridge University (UK—John also taught the real estate program at INSEAD while he was in Europe) and the Oliver T. Carr Professor of Real Estate at George Washington University.

John is active with industry groups and has worked with National Association of Realtors, SIOR, NAIOP, ULI, RICS, EPRA and state associations of Realtors (Louisiana, Virginia, Ohio and Connecticut). He has also worked with many government groups and agencies including, the State of Ohio, State of Louisiana, the Department of Justice, HM-Treasury (UK), Chamber of Commerce of Dubai, City of Washington (DC), City of Columbus (Ohio), City of Baton Rouge (LA), the City of Shenzhen (China), Taiwan and South Korea. John is active in giving industry presentations and has spoken to such groups as NAR National (twice), ULI-London, ULI-Paris, NAIOP (multiple presentations), EPRA (multiple times-Germany and London), Taiwan, Bangkok and German Conferences on REITs, Macquarie Bank, DTZ, Credit-Suisse and multiple conferences on housing policy in USA, Europe and Asia.

Professor Glascock is also active in academic research with publications in all of the key real estate journals and publications in top finance and management outlets as well. His work has been cited in all the top finance, real estate, and management journals.

John and his family live in West Hartford—his son who was born in Harford Hospital (when John was previously Department Head at UCONN) attends North West Catholic High School and his daughter (born in Arlington, VA while John was at GW) attends Kings Phillip Middle School.

Contact Information
Phone+1 (860) 486-3227
Mailing AddressUnit 1041
Office LocationBUSN 447
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