Suzi Hall will be giving a presentation on ‘Migrant Urbanisms: Ordinary Cities and Everyday Resistance’ at the British Sociological Association (BSA) Annual Conference 2015. The theme for the Conference is Societies in Transition: Progression or Regression? and it takes place at the Glasgow Caledonian University from the 15-17 April 2015. Please click here for further information.

From 16 – 27 March 2015, Don Slater and Mona Sloane toured the LSE Cities Configuring Light programme across Australia, giving a range of talks on the programme’s current research as well as Configuring Light’s LSE HEIF5 Urban Lightscapes project. To read the full blog piece please click here.

The paper, ‘Analysis of Public Policies That Unintentionally Encourage and Subsidize Urban Sprawl’, is the last of the studies by LSE Cities for the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate. The report is written by Todd Litman of the Victoria Transport Policy Institute, and investigates evidence that current development policies result in economically excessive sprawl. It […]