Essays about: "Gentrification"

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  1. 1. Greening the city - A critical discourse analysis of the urban development project Brunnshög

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Josefine Dahl; [2022]
    Keywords : green gentrification; critical discourse analysis; sustainable cities; Brunnshög; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years there has been a rising trend to develop urban areas to become more sustainable, as an answer to the ongoing climate crisis. However, studies show that labelling the city as sustainable and green may cause equity issues and may lead to what is called green gentrification. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Dynamics of Rent Gap Formation in Copenhagen : An empirical look into international investments in the rental market

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Martin Bonde-Hansen; [2021]
    Keywords : rent gap theory; gentrification; housing; urban economics; web scraping; GIS; big data; Blackstone;

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  3. 3. Airbnb in Copenhagen, Denmark: The Short- Term Rent Gap, Gentrification & the Housing Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Emre Guerbuezer; [2021]
    Keywords : Airbnb; Short-Term Rent Gap; GIS; Gentrification; Housing Market; Copenhagen; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Short-term tourists visiting formerly residential areas are a potential source of conflict as the short-term tourists change the place they are visiting and represent an inconvenience to residents. This research uses a mixed methods approach with the short-term rent gap framework introduced by Wachsmuth and Weisler (2018) as the quantitative and an additional online expert interview as the qualitative part to analyse the effects of short-term rentals hosted on Airbnb on gentrification processes and the housing market in Copenhagen, pre- and during Covid-19. READ MORE

  4. 4. Climate change adaptation and urban development: a genealogy of flood risk management in Glasgow

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Leopold Salzenstein; Jenny Åkeson; [2021]
    Keywords : Adaptation; Climate urbanism; Clyde; Complexity; Floods; Foucault; Genealogy; Glasgow; Green gentrification; Maladaptation; Neoliberalism; Resilience; Risk; Scotland; General Works;

    Abstract : As cities increasingly implement climate change adaptation (CCA) projects, it is important to assess the potential long-term consequences of urban climate adaptation on socio-economic inequalities. As CCA is still in its infancy, observing long-term impact can be challenging. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigating the Gap between Informal Urbanization and Formal Planning and Governance Practices in Metro Manila, Philippines

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Aura Keziah Soriano; [2021]
    Keywords : urban planning; informality; informal settlements; global South; Metropolitan Manila;

    Abstract : Metro Manila, Philippines is one of the densest and fastest growing metropolitan regions in the world, of which informal urbanization is a significant contributor. This rapid informal urbanization is a dynamic yet uncoordinated force shaping the city-region, in conflict with the vision of a modern, globally-competitive city-region painted in formal planning instruments. READ MORE