CRITICAL URBAN STUDIES TODAY. A DIALOGUE

December, 18th 2014 h 14:00

AULA PAGANI

Università di Milano -Bicocca – U7 3rd floor Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi 8 – MILANO

CRITICAL URBAN STUDIES TODAY

A DIALOGUE

Manuel AALBERS (KU Leuven)

Ugo ROSSI (University of Turin)

Manuel B. Aalbers is the coordinator of the Real Estate/Financial Complex research project. He is trained as a human geographer, sociologist and urban planner and is currently associate professor of Social and Economic Geography at KU Leuven / University of Leuven (Belgium). He is the author of Place, Exclusion, and Mortgage Markets (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011)

Ugo Rossi holds a research and lecturing position in economic and political geography at the University of Turin, in Italy. His research interests are mainly in the field of urban and regional studies from a social science perspective. His work is particularly concerned with investigating the politics of urban and regional economic development, creatively elaborating on the political economy approach. He is the author (with A. Vanolo) of Urban Political Geographies (Sage, 2012)

(Picture: Lego City, photo by Sonny Abesamis)

Critical Urban Studies

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