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Ricky Burdett

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About the author and department

Personal webpage:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/sociology/whoswho/academic/Burdett.aspx

Sociology Department:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/sociology/Home.aspx

Relevant research

Urban Task Force Report [Chair: Lord Rogers] (1999). Chapter 2: ‘Designing the Urban Environment and Defining Success: Key Principles of Urban Design’ in Towards an Urban Renaissance, pp. 49-85, London: DETR. (Department of Environment, Transport and the Regions). http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/51458/

Burdett, R., Rode, P., Travers, T., et. al. (2005). Density and Urban Neighbourhoods in London. London: Enterprise LSE Cities. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/13970/

Burdett, R., Sudjic, D. (2011). Living in the Endless City. London: Phaidon Press. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/37102/

Rode, P., Burdett, R., et. al. (2011). Technical study: Cities and the Green Economy. LSE Cities working paper. Available on request.

Floater, G., Rode, P. et al (2013) Stockholm: a Green Economy Leader Report. Economics of Green Cities Programme at the London School of Economics and Political Science in partnership with the City of Stockholm. http://files.lsecities.net/files/2013/06/LSE-2013-Stockholm-Final-Report-webhighres.pdfhttp://eprints.lse.ac.uk/59133/

Colantonio, A., Burdett, R., Rode, P. (2013). Transforming Urban Economies: Policy Lessons from European and Asian Cities. London: Routledge. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/45885/

Evidence of impact

Brownfield sites and more liveable places

Department for Communities and Local Government (2011). Planning Policy Statement 3: Housing (PPS3). London: Crown Copyright. http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20120919132719/http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/planningandbuilding/pdf/planningpolicystatement3.pdf

Mayor of London (2011). The London Plan: Spatial Development Strategy for Greater London. London: Greater London Authority. See Policy 1.1 Delivering the Strategic Vision and Objectives for London; Policy 2.3 Growth Areas and Co-ordinated Corridors; Policy 2.4 The 2012 Games and Their Legacy. https://www.brent.gov.uk/media/3501202/LP2011%20contents-intro.pdf 

The London Olympics

D Hartman, H. (2012). London 2012 Sustainable Design: Delivering a Games Legacy. London: John Wiley & Sons, pg. 46.

Key policy appointments

Citta di Genova (2011). Piano Urbano Comunale. Genova: Citta di Genova. http://puc.comune.genova.it/PUC/01_Volumi/01_Descrizione%20Fondativa/0_Introduzione.pdf

Announcement by Department of Transport, UK Government, 2 November 2012, available at https://www.gov.uk/government/news/airports-commission-membership

Cities and the green economy

United Nations Environment Programme (2011) Towards a Green Economy: Pathways to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication, pp. 452 – 493: http://web.unep.org/greeneconomy/resources/green-economy-report

Urban age and wider reach

Warren, J. (1 March 2012). The City That Works (Even Better!): Emanuel's Strategy for Chicago Growth in The Atlantic. Available at http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/03/the-city-that-works-even-better-emanuels-strategy-for-chicago-growth/253803/

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