Reading Development

Random readings on society, politics and change – Jorge Carrillo

What is the Urban? – Videos

Videos from the conference “What is the Urban?” held April 2016 at Iowa State University. The urban, long a popular topic of inquiry, has become an unavoidable condition for contemporary … Continue reading

Saturday, 9 July 2016 · 1 Comment

Donors Funding Technology: 10 Recommendations

Funding the global public good of technology is a useful way for donors to leverage the impact of their aid. Different types of technologies appear to be important to development … Continue reading

Thursday, 7 July 2016 · Leave a comment

The Future of The ‘Smart City’

Six segments from The Takeaway, a co-production of WNYC Radio and Public Radio International, in collaboration with The New York Times and WGBH Boston. Hudson Yards: The Dawn of New York … Continue reading

Wednesday, 6 July 2016 · Leave a comment

Beyond exchange and agglomeration: resource flows and city environments as wellsprings of urban growth

The conversation between economic geographers and political economists has not made much progress. The former focus on exchange, markets and efficiency, as can be seen in work on urban economies. … Continue reading

Wednesday, 6 July 2016 · Leave a comment

Building Resilience in Cities under Stress

This report aims to highlight diverse sources of urban fragility and approaches to urban transformation, renewal, and resilience. Five authors explore the drivers of fragility in their cities and offer … Continue reading

Friday, 1 July 2016 · Leave a comment

What if Cities Used Data to Drive Inclusive Neighborhood Change?

Policy responses to neighborhood changes that displace or otherwise harm vulnerable populations often come too late and at too great a price. This essay proposes integrating multiple data sources to … Continue reading

Thursday, 16 June 2016 · Leave a comment

Knowing and governing cities through urban indicators, city benchmarking and real-time dashboards

Since the mid-1990s a plethora of indicator projects have been developed and adopted by cities seeking to measure and monitor various aspects of urban systems. These have been accompanied by … Continue reading

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 · Leave a comment
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