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    • Activists in City Hall: The Progressive Response to the Reagan Era in Boston and Chicago 

      Clavel, Pierre (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-01-26)
      Pierre Clavel is Professor Emeritus of City and Regional Planning at Cornell University. His research and writing has been on planning, administration, and politics with particular application to regionalism and nationalism ...
    • Andy Schneggenburger on Atlanta CDCs 

      Schneggenburger, Andy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-15)
    • Another Look at the 5Ds: Insights from a Cincinnati Area based GPS Survey 

      Byahut, Sweta (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-03-08)
      Sweta Byahut will present her research design and discuss the outcomes of her recently completed dissertation research. In her research she explores the land use – transportation – environmental nexus in Hamilton County, ...
    • Building Equity: Lessons in Sustainability from Community to College Campuses 

      Hernández, Diana (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-11-08)
      Buildings represent a middle ground between high-level and small-scale infrastructure. For this reason, they embody specific factors at the intersection of equity and opportunity. For example, recent studies show a correlation ...
    • Catherine Ross' MEGAREGIONS 

      Ross, Catherine L.; Weyandt, Tom; Meyer, Michael; Franklin, Shirley (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-01-27)
      Megaregions: Planning for Global Competitiveness. The concept of "the city"—as well as "the state" and "the nation state"—is passé, agree contributors to this insightful book. The new scale for considering economic strength ...
    • City and Regional Planning 50th Anniversary 

      Georgia Institute of Technology. City and Regional Planning Program (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003)
    • The City and the Coming Climate: Climate Change in the Places We Live 

      Stone, Brian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11-07)
      Associate Professor of City and Regional Planning, Brian Stone discusses his new book, The City and the Coming Climate: Climate Change in the Places We Live. This book is the first to explore the dramatic amplification ...
    • Closing Remarks 

      Ross, Catherine L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-15)
    • Complete Mobility: Integrated Solutions for Metro and Intercity Transportation and Logistics 

      Palmieri, Richard (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-15)
    • Confronting An Uncertain Future: Planning in the Era of Climate Change and Other Global Crises 

      Guhathakurta, Subhrajit (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-30)
      We are living in an age of uncertainty that is unique at several levels. The current economic downturn precipitated by the U.S. subprime mortgage debacle, the potential for catastrophic climate change, the two wars in ...
    • Dan Immergluck's FORECLOSED 

      Immergluck, Daniel W. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-28)
      Over the last two years, the United States has observed, with some horror, the explosion and collapse of entire segments of the housing market, especially those driven by subprime and alternative or "exotic" home mortgage ...
    • Ecological Urbanism: Scale Flow and Design 

      Yang, Perry (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-30)
      Sustainable and ecological discourses of urban design and planning are overwhelming in recent literatures, however, focusing mostly on normative criteria or policy oriented tools. Operational approaches to connecting ...
    • The Future of Planning, Practice & Profession 

      Anderson, William (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-09-02)
      William Anderson, FAICP, and President of the American Planning Association will discuss future trends in planning, examples in practice, and what they mean for the profession, drawing from his experience as a former ...
    • Good Green vs. Bad Green - What makes for a good architect 

      Lstiburek, Joseph (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-03-24)
      Joseph Lstiburek of Building Science Corporation spoke to the ARCH 3231 class.
    • High Speed Ground Transportation 

      Ferguson, L. Joe (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-15)
    • Historic Preservation as Sustainable Development 

      Rypkema, Donovan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-04-07)
      Today the phrases “sustainable development” and “green buildings” are too often used as synonyms in the United States. And while green building technology can be an important contributor to a comprehensive sustainability ...
    • Identifying the Economic Development Effects of Million Dollar Facilities 

      Patrick, Carlianne (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-02-22)
      Using tax abatements, financial incentives, and public investments to attract (or retain) firms is the primary economic development tool for many local governments. Recent estimates suggest Million Dollar Plants (MDPs) generate ...
    • "Just a Perfect Day? Developing a Happiness Optimised Day Schedule." 

      Pokutta, Sebastian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-23)
      With the day Reconstruction Method (DRM), Kahneman, Krueger, Schkade, Schwarz, and Stone (2004) introduced an important approach in subjective well-being (SWB) research to explore how people experience daily activities. A ...
    • Life After the Braves: Redeveloping Turner Field 

      Bascuñana, Enrique; Mitchell, Suzanne; Rowland, Micah; Scott, Deborah; Velarde, Flor; Welsh, Robert (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-11-10)
      Redeveloping Turner Field. The Atlanta Braves are moving out of Turner Field, and into the suburbs. But an aging ballpark isn’t the only thing the team is leaving behind. The neighborhood around Turner Field has seen ...
    • Living Building at Georgia Tech: Ideas Competition Panel 

      Cooper, Sandy; McFarland, John; Gassman, Joshua; Gray, Christopher; Greco, Joe; Harrison, Phil; McEvoy, Paula; Smith, Z; Wertheimer, Howard S. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-04-20)
      Learn about the recent ideas competition to design the Living Building at Georgia Tech – a project that is expected to become the most environmentally advanced education and research building ever constructed in the ...