European Spatial Research and Policy Volume 20 (2013) Issue 2
INVITED ARTICLES* The Role of Vegetation in the Urban Policies of European Cities in the Age of the Sustainable City
* From Industrial City to Sustainable City. The Northern Suburbs of Paris Yesterday and Today
* The Model’s Limitations. What ”Urban Sustainability” for Port-Au-Prince? European Urban Projects put the Test by the Haitan City
ARTICLES* Informal Housing in Greece: A Multinomial Logistic Regression Analysis at the Regional Level
Serafeim POLYZOS, Dionysios MINETOS
* Deconstruction of the Planning Process in the 21st Century
* Land Quality, Development and Space: Does Scale Matter?
REVIEW ARTICLES AND REPORTS* Hydrological Effects of Urbanisation – the Experience from the Sokołówka Cathment
* Impact of the European Union on the Method of Demarcating the Beneficiary Regions in Hungary
Gábor BOROS, Gábor KOZMA, János PÉNZES
* Decentralisation of Economic Activities in the Metropolitan Area of Split
Silvia GOLEM, Vinko MUSTRA
* Age Management – a Remedy for Population Aging?
Justyna WIKTOROWICZ, Jan GAJDA
The Role of Vegetation in the Urban Policies of European Cities in the Age of the Sustainable City (Lodz Univeristy Press, 2013-12)The emergence of the modern concept of the sustainable city raises afresh the longstanding issue of the place and role of vegetation in urban and peri-urban areas in Europe. The awareness of biodiversity and the exploration ...
(Lodz Univeristy Press, 2014-01-22)This study analyzes empirically the relationship between land quality decline and the spatial distribution of per capita income observed in Italy at different spatial scales and geographical divisions. The aim of this ...
(Lodz Univeristy Press, 2014-01-22)By increasing the changes in the last years of the second millennium, relying on the planning methods, which are based on forecasting, cannot meet the needs of management of countries at large scale. The heavy burden of ...
(Lodz Univeristy Press, 2014-01-22)This paper deals with the primary causes of informal housing in Greece as well as the observed differentiations in informal housing patterns across space. The spatial level of analysis is the prefectural administrative ...
The Model’s Limitations. What ‘Urban Sustainability’ for Port-au-Prince? European Urban Projects Put to the Test by the Haitian City (Lodz Univeristy Press, 2014-01-22)In 2010, the capital of Haiti was devastated by an earthquake that seemed to provide the opportunity for the country, as well as foreign donors, to put Port-au-Prince on the track of an ordered, planned urban policy, in ...
(Lodz Univeristy Press, 2014-01-22)Former industrial suburbs, which are now the object of economic and functional transformations almost everywhere in Europe, are suitable testing grounds for implementing a more sustainable urban development. The case of ...