Sep18The Albanian capital’s recent transformation, into a more walkable, more sustainable, less car-dependent city was inspired by its children and conceived by its mayor.Shaping Cities in an Urban Age is the third in the series. Previous titles include Living in the Endless City (2011) and The Endless City (2007).
LSE Cities is an international centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science that carries out research, graduate and executive education and outreach activities in London and abroad. It studies how people and cities interact in a rapidly urbanising world, focusing on how the physical form and design of cities impacts on society, culture and the environment.
Seen and Heard is a research and engagement project with Brent Youth Parliament and the Blueprint Collective commissioned by Brent London Borough of Culture.Short filmed produced as part of a joint project between LSE Cities and LSE London exploring high-density housing in London.
- 12 Aug 2019 | Executive MSc in Cities Graduate: Ciarán Cuffe’s Story
- 7 Aug 2019 | LSE Cities welcomes two new visiting colleagues, Hannes Taubenböck and Tau Tavengwa
- 8 Jul 2019 | Short film: High density living in London
- 1 Jul 2019 | Philipp Rode to speak at Global Cities event organised by the Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft’
- 26 Jun 2019 | LSE Cities to present Metropolitan Indicators project at International Seminar in Barcelona on 27 June
- 12 Jun 2019 | Reflections on the 2019 International Transport Forum Summit
- 21 May 2019 | Ricky Burdett joins panel discussion for, Behind the Prize: Jurying the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize
- 21 May 2019 | Ricky Burdett to speak at Milano Arch Week May 2019
- 13 May 2019 | El País Semanal reviews LSE Cities’ book, ‘Shaping Cities in an Urban Age’
- 13 May 2019 | Spanish newspaper El País Semanal interviews Ricky Burdett on urban planning.