David Meyer received his Ph.D. in Geography from the University of Chicago. Professor Meyer studies financial and other corporate decision-makers and their interactions within and among global cities. He travels to Hong Kong regularly for research and has interviewed many financiers and other senior corporate leaders there as part of his work on financial change and global cities. He also has studied urban and regional development both in Asia and in the nineteenth century United States. Over the next few years, Professor Meyer will be studying the business networks, especially, financial, in Asia.