Research Projects

 


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Current research projects

  • Agglomeration, location and performance
    Ian Gordon
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  • Apartheid remains - historical and material remains of 20th century segregation and struggle in Durban, South Africa
    Sharad Chari
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  • Comparative analysis of the impact of globalisation on urban governance in New York, London, Paris and Tokyo
    Andrew Thornley
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  • Creating a sustainability discourse in a difficult policy climate: a case study of North East Texas
    Nancy Holman
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  • Development of the London regional economy and labour market
    Ian Gordon
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  • Economic impacts of international migration to London and the UK
    Ian Gordon
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  • Elite space: gated communities and identities in Durban South Africa
    Gareth A. Jones
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  • The enigmatic city: essays on culture and space
    Gareth A. Jones
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  • Handling goal-conflicts in compact city/ centre development: How is sustainable planning managed through planning tools and practices?
    Alan Mace, Nancy Holman
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  • Land and housing development as an opportunity for primitive accumulation of capital: the case of South Korea 1970s
    Hyun Bang Shin
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  • The political economy of land privatisation in Delhi
    Asher Ghertner
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  • Reproduction system of multiple disparities and socio-political agenda setting
    Hyun Bang Shin
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  • Shrinking city suburbs: comparative research between Japan and Europe
    Alan Mace
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  • Spatial segregation and area/neighbourhood effects
    Ian Gordon
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  • EU FP7 Project on Sustainable Urbanisation in China: Historical and Comparative Perspectives
    Hyun Bang Shin
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  • Theory, Spatial Modelling and Urban Form
    Ian Gordon
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  • Urban governance, urban policy and the political economy of territorial competition
    Ian Gordon
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  • The urban legacy of the Olympic Games
    Andrew Thornley
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Past research projects

  • Being in public: the multiple childhoods of Mexican 'street' children
    Gareth A. Jones
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  • Development through the diaspora: hometown associations in Africa and Britain
    Claire Mercer
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  • Fraternal Capital - Peasant-workers, self-made men and globalization in provincial India
    Sharad Chari
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  • Gender, poverty and development: inter-generational and household dynamics
    Sylvia Chant
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  • London: economic competitiveness, social cohesion and the policy environment
    Ian R. Gordon
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  • New spaces of democracy in post-Apartheid Durban, South Africa
    Murray Low
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  • Property-led redevelopment and urban conservation: the case of Nanluoguxiang in Beijing, China
    Hyun Bang Shin
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  • Pushing ahead with mega-events: the housing outcomes of mega-event hosting on low-income families in China
    Hyun Bang Shin
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  • Residential space standards and the retention of families in inner urban locations
    Alan Mace
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  • Social legacy of mega-events: the case of 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games in China
    Hyun Bang Shin
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  • The resurgent city
    Ian Gordon
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  • Spatial labour markets
    Ian Gordon
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