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Gilbert, L, and De Jong, F. (2015). “Entanglements of Periphery and Informality in Mexico City” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research.

Nijman J. (2015) “North American suburbia in flux” Environment and Planning A. 47(1) 3 – 9

Walker R, Schafran A. (2015) “The strange case of the Bay Area” Environment and Planning A. 47(1) 10 – 29

Poppe, Will and Young, Douglas. (2015). The Politics of Place: Place‐making versus Densification in Toronto’s Tower Neighbourhoods. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. Vol. 39, No. 3. 613-621.

Fulong Wu (2015). Planning for Growth: Urban and regional planning in China. London: Routledge.

Fulong Wu, Jie Shen, (2015). “Suburban development and governance in China” in Suburban Governance: A Global View. Edited by Pierre Hamel and Roger Keil, pp. 301-324. University Toronto Press: Toronto.

Wang, Z., F. Zhang, and F. Wu. (2015). Intergroup neighbouring in urban China: Implications for the social integration of migrants. Urban Studies DOI: 10.1177/0042098014568068:1-18.

Xue, D., and Fulong Wu. (2015). Failing entrepreneurial governance: From economic crisis to fiscal crisis in the city of Dongguan, China. Cities 43:10-17.

Fulong Wu. (2015). “Commodification and housing market cycles in Chinese cities.” International Journal of Housing Policy 15(1): 6-26.

Brewer, K., Grant, J. (2015). “Seeking density and mix in the suburbs: challenges for mid-sized cities” Planning Theory and Practice, 16(2).

Harris, R. (2015). “Slum-free. The Suburban Ideal.” In J.Lorinc, M.McClelland, El Scheinberg and T.Taylor, eds., The Ward. The Life and Loss of Toronto’s First Immigrant Neighbourhoods. Toronto: Coach House Press, pp.233-237.

Harris, R. (2015). “Housing: Dreams and Nightmares,” In P.Filion, et al., eds. Canadian Cities in Transition. Perspectives for an Urban Age. 5th. Edtn. Toronto: Oxford University Press, pp.325-342.

Harris, (2015). “International Policy for Urban Housing Markets in the Global South since 1945”, in Faranak Miraftab and Neema Kudva eds. Cities of the Global South (New York: Routledge).

Lehrer, U. and Harris, R. (2015). “La Question du Terrain Suburbaine,” Pole Sud 42: 63-85.

Harris, R. (2015). “Using Toronto to explore three suburban stereotypes” Environment and Planning A 47(1): 30-49.

Charmes, Eric and Keil, Roger. (2015). “The Politics of Post-Suburban Densification in Canada and France.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. 39(3): 581-602.

Moos, M. (2015). “From gentrification to youthification? The increasing importance of young age in delineating high-density living.” Urban Studies. DOI: 10.1177/0042098015603292

Moos, M., Wilkin, T., Seasons, M. and Chase, G. (2015) “Planning for housing in a time of growing employment precarity.” Plan Canada. Spring, 12-17.

Mendez, P., Moos, M. and Osolen, R. (2015) “Driving the commute: Getting to work in the auto-mobility city.” In A. Walks (Ed.). The Urban Political Economy and Ecology of Automobility: Driving Cities, Driving Inequality, Driving Politics. Routledge.

Filion, Pierre. (2015). “Suburban Inertia: The Entrenchment of Dispersed Suburbanization.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. Vol. 39, No. 3. 633-640.


Harris, R. (2014). “Urban Land Markets: A Southern Exposure”. In Susan Parnell and Sophie Oldfield, eds. The Routledge Handbook on Cities of the Global South. London: Routledge.

Young, D. and Keil, R (2014). “In-Between Mobility in Toronto’’s New (Sub)Urban Neighbourhoods.” Paul Watt and Peer Smets, (eds.) Neighbourhoods, Mobilities and Belonging in the City and Suburb. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Young, D. and Keil, R. (2014). “Locating the urban in-between: Tracking the urban politics of infrastructure in Toronto.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. Vol. 38, no. 5. pp. 1589-1608.

Moos, M. & Mendez, P. (2014). “Suburban ways of living and the geography of income: How homeownership, single-family dwellings and automobile use define the metropolitan social space.” Urban Studies. doi: 10.1177/0042098014538679

Buire, C. (2014). “The Dream and the Ordinary: An Ethnographic Investigation of Suburbanisation in Luanda.” African Studies.

Todes, A. (2014). New African Suburbanisation? Exploring the Growth of the Northern Corridor of eThekwini/KwaDakuza. African Studies.

Zhigang Li, Xu J, Yeh A G O. (2014). “State rescaling and the making of city-regions in the Pearl River Delta, China.” Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 2014, 32(1): 129 – 143 (SSCI)

Lei Wang, Cuz Potter, Zhigang Li. (2014). “Crisis-induced reform, state-market relations, and entrepreneurial urban growth in China.” Habitat International, 2014, 41: 50-57 (SSCI)

Gengzhi Huang, Desheng Xue, Zhigang, Li. (2014). “From revanchism to ambivalence: the changing politics of street vending in Guangzhou.” Antipode, 46(1): 170-189

Port, C. &  Moos, M. (2014). Growing Food in the Suburbs: Estimating the Land Potential for Sub-urban Agriculture in Waterloo, Ontario. Planning Practice & Research.  Vol. 29 , no. 2.

Filion, P. (2014) “The Morphology of Dispersed Suburbanism: The Land Use Patterns of the Dominant North American Urban Form”, in U. Lehrer, R. Harris and R. Tchoukaleyska (eds) Suburban Land. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.

Clery, T., Nijman, J. (2014) “The United States: Suburban imaginaries and metropolitan realities.” In: P. Hamel & R. Keil (eds.), Suburban Governance: A Global View. University of Toronto Press.

Perrin, L. & Grant, J. (2014). “Planning for social diversity in the Canadian suburbs”. In: Plan Canada 54(1): 36-41

Perrin, L. & Grant, J. (2014). “Perspectives on mixing housing types in new suburbs.” In: Town Planning Review 85(3): 363-385

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Schafran, Alex,  Lopez,  and  Gin, June. “Politics and possibility on the metropolitan edge: the scale of social movement space in exurbiaEnvironment and Planning A. Vol. 45(12), pp. 2833 – 2851.

Roger Keil (ed.) (2013). Suburban Constellations: Governance, Land and Infrastructure in the 21st Century. Berlin: Jovis

Røe, Per Gunnar. 2013. Analysing Place and Place-making: Urbanization in Suburban OsloInternational Journal of Urban and Regional Research. vol. 38, no. 2.

Li, Y., and Wu, F. (2013). The emergence of centrally initiated regional plan in China: A case study of Yangtze River Delta Regional PlanHabitat International, vol. 39, p.137-147.


Røe, Per Gunnar. (2012). Green Suburbanisms: Differentiating the Greenness of Suburbs. Green Oslo: Visions, Planning and Discourse [also co-editor]. Ashgate.

Walks, Alan. (2012). Suburbanism as a Way of Life, Slight Return.  Urban Studies. p.1-18

Brenner, Neil and Schmid, Christian (2012). Planetary urbanization. In: M.Gandy (Ed.): Urban constellations, (p.10–13). Berlin: Jovis Verlag.

Ekers, Michael, Hamel, Pierre & Keil, Roger. (2012) Governing Suburbia: Modalities and Mechanisms of Suburban Governance.Regional Studies, 46(3), 405-422.

Hirt, S. (2012). Iron Curtains: Gates, Suburbs and Privatization of Space in the Post-socialist City. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester.

Klausen, J.E. and Per Gunnar Roe (2012) ‘Governance and change on the urban fringe – special issue of urban research and practice’, Urban Research and Practice, 5(1), 1-5.

Li, Y., and Wu, F. (2012). Towards new regionalism? Case study of changing regional governance in the Yangtze River Delta. Asia Pacific Viewpoint, vol. 53(2), p.178-195.

Li, Y. and Wu, F. (2012).The transformation of regional governance in China: The rescaling of statehood. Progress in Planning, vol. 78(2), p. 55-99.

Shen, J. & F. Wu. (2012). The development of master-planned communities in Chinese suburbs: A case study of Shanghai’s Thames TownUrban Geography, 33(2), 183-203.

Shields, Rob. (2012).  Feral suburbs: Cultural topologies of social reproduction, Fort McMurray, Canada. International Journal of Cultural Studies, 15(3), 205-215.


Andrew, Caroline, Ray, Brian, & Chiasson, Guy. (2011). Ottawa-Gatineau: Capital Formation, In L.S. Bourne, T.Hutton, R.Shearmur and J. Simmons (Eds.), Canadian Urban Regions: Trajectories of Growth and Change. Oxford University Press.

Bernt, Matthias (2011). Neue Themen, weniger Mittel, schwierige Akteurskonstellationen: Zur Governance der Schrumpfung. In Altrock, Uwe, Aring, Jürgen, Hahne, Ulf, Reuther, Iris. (Eds.). Gewinnen, Verlieren, Transformieren. Die europäischen Stadtregionen in Bewegung. Berlin : Reimer. (p. 115-125).

Boudreau, Julie-Anne & Danielle Labbe. (2011). Understanding the causes of urban  fragmentation in Hanoi: The case of New Urban Zones. International Development Planning Review, 33(3), 273-291.

Boudreau, Julie-Anne & Danielle Labbe. (2011). Les « nouvelles zones urbaines » à Hanoi :  ruptures et continuités avec la ville. Cahiers de la géographie du Québec, 55(154), 131-149.

Keil, Roger. (2011). Suburbanization and Global Cities, In B. Derudder, M. Hoyler, P. J. Taylor, and F. Witlox (Eds.), International Handbook of Globalization and World Cities, London: Edward Elgar

Peck, Jamie. (2011). Neoliberal Suburbanism: Frontier Space. Urban Geography, 32(6), 884-919.

Young, Douglas. (2011). Hyper-development or Nothing to Do: Urban Planning in Toronto’s In-between City. Public: Art/Culture/Ideas. Vol. 43 “Suburbs: Dwelling in Transition”: 76-85.