Atef Said, Department of Sociology, University of Illinois at Chicago
Clare Mouat, Human Geography and Planning, University of Western Australia
José Rivera, Resource Center for Raza Planning, Community and Regional Planning, University of New Mexico
Tingwei Zhang, Senior Fellow, UIC Great Cities Institute, Urban Planning and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago
Graeme Stewart discusses recent developments in Toronto’s Tower Neighbourhood Renewal initiative.
Maria Belen Loor, advisor to the Ecuadorian Minister of International Trade, discusses Ecuador's alternative growth strategies. Her talk is followed by a discussion on the relationship between poverty, economic growth strategies, urban development, the environment and international trade at this event hosted by the UIC’s Great Cities Institute.
Yue Zhang, Assistant Professor of Political Science, presents the central arguments of her recent book, "The Fragmented City: Politics of Urban Preservation in Beijing, Paris, and Chicago."
Teresa Córdova and Susan Christopherson discuss the Bakken Formation, gas and oil extraction, and planning issues around fracking.
Cities Across the Globe: People and Places Across Borders Symposium: Session III.
Cities Across the Globe: People and Places Across Borders Symposium: Session IV.