European Planning Studies

Journal article

14 Aug 2018
12

Urban Living Labs (ULL) are considered spaces to facilitate experimentation about sustainability solutions. ULL represent sites that allow different urban actors to design, test and learn from socio-technical innovations. However, despite their recent proliferation in the European policy sphere, the underlying processes through which ULL...

Journal article

23 Mar 2018
8

Smart city experiments have the potential to reshape urban climate change governance. Smart city initiatives have been supported by international technology companies and the European Union for many years and continue to be promoted by national and municipal governments. In relation to sustainability and climate...

Journal article

1 Jan 2011
0

Increasing globalization, if properly exploited, can provide interesting opportunities for regional economies. Nevertheless, when they are not managed with a far-sighted approach, regions, and particularly those at an intermediate level of development, can lose their comparative advantages compared with regions of developing countries. Innovation is...

Journal article

1 Jan 2004
0

...the rift between country and city is wider than at any time in the last 150 years. The rift is so wide that the return of rural and outback prosperity - if by chance it does return - will not quickly narrow the gap. For...