Daniel Friedman is a master’s student in the Department of Geography at Rutgers. His primary research pertains to identifying structural relationships between Urban and Rural economies as identified through changes in the natural and built environment. Daniel attended undergraduate studies at Tufts University, graduating in 2017 with a B.S. in Quantitative Economics. In the interim years, Daniel worked in financial consulting for public housing authorities across the United States, as well as an economist with the Volpe National Transportation Systems Center at the U.S. Department of Transportation.