Sophie Sturup

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What does our transport system make us capable of?

This paper is an inquiry into the way that car based transport systems impact human flourishing.
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Undermining the tunnel: the problem-solution nexus of Melbourne's East-West tunnel

This paper explores the development of the ‘problem-solution nexus’ of a cancelled mega urban transport project in Melbourne, Australia. The East-West Link (Eastern Section) was the most recent iteration of a cross-town motorway connection that has been proposed numerous times since the 1960s, most recently...

West gate tunnel: another case of tunnel vision?

This report outlines deep concerns with planning and governance for the proposed West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and, by extension, with the wider context for transport planning in Victoria.
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Activity centre policy effects on employment clustering: a spatial study of job density in Melbourne, Australia

This paper considers the relationship between Victorian Government activity centre (AC) policies between 2001 and 2011, and employment clusters that have formed in the same period.
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An open-source tool for identifying industrial clusters in a data-poor environment

This paper describes an open-source software tool for identifying employment clusters, available through the Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network.