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24th Sep 2018

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Identification and quantification of urban space in India: Defining urban macro-structures by Joan Perez, Giovanni Fusco, François Moriconi-Ebrard

A multi-step methodology for identifying urban macro-structures in India through the conception and spatial analysis of #metropolitan ranking and meta-agglomerations.

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An empirical approach to urban land monopoly: A case study of the city of Barranquilla, Colombia by Colin Lizieri and Nestor Garza

The role and economic effect of land ownership and land monopoly in emerging urban environments.

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Urban news

Call for Abstracts - Open City Forum

The Open City Forum is calling for contributions from research and practice, in which different disciplines have described, operationalized or implemented aspects of openness. Each selected author will present their abstract as base for an in depth discussion and Workshop sessions.

Learn more about the research project here. For further information please contact Open City Forum: [email protected]


Postdoctoral Fellow - Future Earth

Application deadline 2nd October, 2018 to lead the development of a Research and Innovation Agenda for Sustainability in the Digital Age. For further information see the Future Earth website:


Assistant Professor vacancies - GSU Urban Studies Institute

The Urban Studies Institute at Georgia State University is seeking two assistant professors, to begin in August of 2019. Application review beginning December 10, 2018, open until filled. For full details visit GSU's Urban Studies Institute website or contact [email protected].


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