Meet our PhD students working within the Urban Futures Research Domain.
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Transformations: The role of power in shaping vulnerability
Infrastructures of Exclusion: Roadscapes and bus routes in Galilee
Urbanisation, Dietary Change and Local Food Cultures. The case of Indonesia.
Livelihoods, Food Security and Income as Food
Ecosystem-Based Adaptation: Mapping and quantifying the role of natural infrastructure in hydrological ecosystem service provision to the world’s cities under scenarios of land use and climate change
Examining African ‘Cityness’ to Inform an Urban Theory from the ‘Global South’
Exploring Transition Pathways to Sustainable, Low-Carbon Societies: Comparative analysis of small-scale “sustainability niches and experiments” related to electricity, mobility and agro-food systems in cities in the UK and the Netherlands
What Are the Main Actors, Mechanisms and Distinctive Features of Large-Scale Affordable Housing Neighbourhood Development in Peri-Urban Shanghai?
Amidst and Apart: Suburban railway accidents and urban life in Mumbai city
Authoritarian Management and Earthquake Disaster Risk Reduction in China
Potential Economic and Social Impact of Land and Building Tax: An evaluation of the property assessment system in Bangkok
Central American Migrants Displaced by Urban Violence in Transit in the Mexican/Guatemalan Border Region
In Light of Dieselgate, How Can Europe Better Regulate Diesel Vehicle Emissions?
The Political Ecology of Peri-Urban Water Flows in Relation to Infrastructures of Urban Metabolism in Gurugram, India: The displacement of metabolic infrastructures to the periphery as a marginal and unequal mode of urbanisation in Indian cities
S.A.S.E. – Simulating Agents Shaping Environment: The application to urban crime analysis
Gender, Spatio-Temporality and Social Reproduction: Migrant labour in the Czech manufacturing sector
An Investigation of the Ongoing Impact of China’s Hukou Reform on the Second Generation Migrant Workers’ Identity
Moving From and Moving Back to the Border: Migrants’ uneven geographies within and against the hotspot regime governing “Borderland Greece”
Growing Up in North Norwich: Influences of neighbourhood and secondary school on disadvantaged young people in Norwich
Confronting the Exclusive City? The social function of urban property in Rio de Janeiro: Communidade do Horto as case study
Provincialisation and Depoliticisation: The Smart Cities Mission in India
Urbanisms of Difference – The landscapes of leisure
An Exploration Into the Commodification of Home and the Problematisation of Movement in London
The Roma Spectacle: Foreignness, racialisation and mobility among Roma women in and out of a London prison