Tag Archive: gentrification

Expand the frontiers of urban sustainability

Only by expanding the spatial and social dimensions of urban policymaking can it be made truly sustainable and equitable. A very good paper on (real) urban sustainability: http://www.nature.com/news/expand-the-frontiers-of-urban-sustainability-1.20459    

Socio-spatial transformation in EU cities: gentrification, polarization, conflicts

Friday, 20 November 2015 10:00 – 13:00 Politecnico di Milano, Aula Beltrami Piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32, Milano European cities have been historically considered as an urban model strongly based on a compromises… Continue reading

video on Gentrification (I)

“Right to Wynwood” http://vimeo.com/87719697

HOW NEOLIBERALISM IS CHANGING TECH: “A CITY IS A PECULIAR THING. SAN FRANCISCO IS MORE PECULIAR THAN MOST.”

A very interesting post about start-up, high-tech, gentrification and neo-liberalism in SF. Something else? http://laurie-penny.com/how-neoliberalism-is-changing-tech-a-city-is-a-peculiar-thing-san-francisco-is-more-peculiar-than-most/ (pict. by torbakhopper https://www.flickr.com/photos/gazeronly/)