Author: Nicolas Retsinas

Nicolas P. Retsinas is a senior lecturer in real estate at the Harvard Business School, where he teaches courses in housing finance and real estate. He is also director emeritus of Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies and a lecturer in housing studies at the Graduate School of Design.

Articles by Nicolas Retsinas

  • China: Who Will Care for the Elderly?
    Published on April 20, 2012 in Market Trends
    In the new China, demand for housing for seniors is real. The country’s rapid urbanization is affecting China’s centuries-old tradition of multigenerational living, says Harvard’s Nicolas P. Retsinas.
  • China: Who Will Take Care of the Elderly?
    Published on February 29, 2012 in Residential/Multifamily
    In a world that Confucius wouldn’t recognize, China is working to maintain the dignity of its elders, who increasingly are ending up in a heretofore rare facility: a retirement home.