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Urban sprawl isn’t to blame: unsustainable cities are the product of growth fetish

Mounting evidence shows that high density development in inner areas performs very poorly in terms of resource consumption and greenhouse emissions. The idea that outer suburbs are inherently less sustainable than inner ones doesn’t bear scrutiny. The key question is not where we accommodate growth; it’s our slavish pursuit of growth itself.


Apocalypse Urbanism: The end of cities as we know it?

The end of cities as we know it? We often discuss cities at their best but how would they recover from the worst? #CityTalk 12.0 is coming!