Living the Urban Periphery

We're exploring how urban change in the peripheries of African cities is shaped, governed and experienced, and how these processes impact on urban poverty.

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Modelling the impact of earthquake activity on real estate values

Berna Keskin and Craig Watkins explore the impact of recent earthquake activity on house prices and their spatial distribution in the Istanbul housing market.

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Elite formation, power and space in contemporary London

Rowland Atkinson considers the impact of the massive concentration of power upon political life, municipal and shared resources and social equity in contemporary London

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World leading research

Our research activities, discussions and debates are organised into a number of research themes which connect with and shape key debates in their fields.

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World class talent

Our world-leading research culture and environment is dedicated to supporting new talent. Our staff work across universities, faculties and departments making our research truly interdisciplinary.

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Internationally renowned journals

The Department is home to three prominent journals in the fields of planning theory, regional studies and housing studies.

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