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MCRI researcher in the media

MCRI researcher Roger Keil has been quoted in two recent articles on the suburbs:

Ahmed-Ullah, Noreen. (June 3, 2016). “How Brampton, a town in suburban Ontario, was dubRead more

Published June 14th, 2016 in Dissemination, News

MCRI Researchers Publish Foundational Papers on Governance, Land and Infrastructure


Michael Ekers, Pierre Hamel & Roger Keil (2012). “Governing Suburbia: Modalities and Mechanisms of Suburban Governance.” Regional Studies. 46:Read more

Published May 31st, 2016 in Dissemination, News, Publications

New Publications by MCRI Researchers

Idiculla, Mathew. (2016) “New Regimes of Private Governance: The Case of Electronics City in Peri-urban Bangalore.”  Review of Urban Affairs, Economic and PoliRead more

Published April 12th, 2016 in News, Publications

Call for Papers: Revisiting suburbia/ Revisiter les espaces périurbaines

February 17-19, 2017, Grainau, Germany
38th Annual Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in German-speaking Countries

Canada, over the last several decades, has … Read more

Published March 29th, 2016 in News

New Publications by MCRI Researchers

Per Gunnar Roe. (2015). “The Construction of a Suburb: Ideology, Architecture and Everyday Culture in Skjettenbyen.” Built Environment. Vol. 41, N0. 4, 538-54Read more

Published March 11th, 2016 in Dissemination, News

Istanbul’s Suburban Dream Is Fueled by Debt

York University PhD student Murat Ucoglu’s writes about his research on Istanbul in CityLab. His article, “Istanbul’s Suburban Dream Is Fueled by DebtRRead more

Published March 11th, 2016 in Dissemination, News

Cancelled-SUBURBSTALK: Urbanizing the regions- Wednesday February 10th, 2016

We are sorry to cancel the event for “Urbanizing the regions. Master planned transformations and the change of urban shapes” with Professor Marco Facchinetti (Dep… Read more

Published February 5th, 2016 in Events, News

MCRI research featured in “Inside Hanoi’s Gated Communities”

MCRI researcher Lisa Drummond and a former postdoctoral fellow with the MCRI, Danielle Labbe, are quoted in the Guardian’s “Inside Hanoi’s gated communitiRead more

Published January 26th, 2016 in Dissemination, News, Publications

Job Posting: Research Administrator

YORK UNIVERSITY Position Description -YUSA 2

Position Title: Research Administrator

Department: The City Institute at York University (CITY)
Term of Employment: Contract … Read more

Published January 13th, 2016 in News

Symposium on Student Transportation

Please join us for a


Monday, September 21, 2015

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Registration at 3:30 p.m.

Council Chamber, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen S

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Published September 17th, 2015 in News