Squatting

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
Squatters
Urban squatting
NARROWER TERMS
Conference paper

Licensing the radical: from licensed squatting to meanwhile use in London and Regional Australia

This paper positions the now-redundant Australian Renew Newcastle scheme for temporary building occupation as an example of ‘meanwhile use’: the UK term for the sanctioned short-term use of vacant urban properties awaiting redevelopment.
Report

Urban squatting with rent-seeking organizers

This paper extends a new line of research on urban squatting that focuses on the role of the squatter organizer. Among other things, the analysis shows that competition among squatter organizers has much in common with competition in a traditional industry setting.