urban planning

The high cost of short-term rentals in New York City

Published: 30Jan2018

A new report from McGill Urban Planning professor David Wachsmuth and his team provides an analysis of Airbnb activity in New York City and the surrounding region in the last three years (September...

Imagining the cities of the future through a better understanding of Montreal today

Published: 17Nov2017

Montreal, with its multilingual, multiethnic population, is an ideal living laboratory for researchers and students from the city’s four universities and many specialized research centres. How can...

HackTaVille (français)

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Des applications pour des villes intelligentes, en santé et durables.

Proximity to Bixi stations augments property values

Published: 19Jun2015

We know that an extra bedroom, and a metro station nearby will make your house more valuable. Now it turns out that a bike-sharing station nearby will do the same.

Urban Studies @McGill Seminar Series

20Nov201512:00
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Informality in India's Urban Water System: A Case Study from Bangalore, India Presenter: Mona Luxion/urbanplanningCategory: School of Urban Planning

Another city is possible: Practices of the minimum viable utopia

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The School of Urban Planning will host Adam Greenfield for a public lecture "Another city is possible: Practices of the minimum viable utopia

Chris Barrington-Leigh study on urban sprawl in the news.

Published: 31Jul2015

By describing a novel way to quantify urban sprawl, Dr. Barrington-Leigh’s recent study has gathered media attention as it offers a new perspective on urban development and provide further...

LECTURE - Lorena Zárate

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The Right to the City: Habitat III and the New Urban Agenda Lorena Zárate, President of Habitat International Coalition (HIC) /urbanplanningCategory: School of Urban Planning

Brenda & Samuel Gewurz Lectures in Urban Design

10Mar201618:00
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The (in)formal city: the people and places left out B.D. Wortham-Galvin (Portland State University) /urbanplanningCategory: School of Architecture School of Urban Planning

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