Daren Ruiz

Research Scientist

email: daruiz@unm.edu

Daren joined BBER in 2007 as a Research Scientist.

Since working with the BBER, his research has touched on: econometrics, land use, public finance, and spatial analysis. Currently, he is creating data visualizations that are interactive and accessible via the internet. The visualizations are created using a Java Script library called d3.

Daren has presented on a range of topics including, ‘The Effects of Complex Land Use Regulation on Commercial Property Development in the City of Albuquerque’ at NM Geographic Information Council and at the UNM BBER Data Users Conference.

He supports the local economy by patronizing the Albuquerque micro brew industry.