Morris A. Davis


me, Mike Brennan, Abdullah Yavas and Steve Malpezzi in front of NYSE

Associate Professor,
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Department of Real Estate and Urban Land Economcis
Wisconsin School of Business
Grainger Hall #5261
975 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706-1323
US Voice and Fax: (+1) 608 262-8775


Other Affiliations

- Fellow, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
(click here to see my land and housing data)

- Adjunct Scholar, American Enterprise Institute

- Independent Member of the Board of Directors of
American Capital Agency Corporation (AGNC)
American Capital Mortgage Investment Corporation






Other (Personal, etc.)



Morris A. Davis is the Academic Director of the James A. Graaskamp Center for Real Estate and is the James A. Graaskamp Chair of Real Estate in the Department of Real Estate and Urban Land Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he has worked since September, 2006.  Dr. Davis is a member of the Academic Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, is a Fellow of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, is an adjunct scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, and is an independent director of the American Capital Agency Corporation (ticker:  AGNC) and American Capital Mortgage Investment Corporation (ticker: MTGE) mortgage REITs.  Earlier in his career, Dr. Davis was an economist at the Federal Reserve Board.  Dr. Davis is widely published on issues related to the U.S. housing markets and has developed price indexes for land in residential use.  Davis is a frequent lecturer at Universities and Central Banks around the world and he holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.