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Philip Ashton
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University of Illinois at Chicago
Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Policy
412 S. Peoria

239 CUPPA Hall (MC 348)

Chicago, IL  
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About My Work
Phil Ashton is Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Policy at UIC. His research and practice focus on the restructuring of US retail finance, with a consistent interest in how minority borrowers and neighborhoods have fared in the “new financial marketplace.” This has translated into research projects on subprime mortgage lending and the racialization of credit risk, the foreclosure crisis and its governance, and the role of investment banks and infrastructure funds in producing the growing