Category: Publications

New Publication: Slum Politics in Africa

by | May 29, 2019

Jacqueline Klopp has a new co-authored publication on Slum Politics in Africa. In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics. Oxford University Press.

Nilda Mesa contributed to the 1st SDG Index and Dashboards Report for European Cities

by | May 24, 2019

Nilda Mesa contributed to the first SDG Index and Dashboards Report for European Cities, published by UN SDSN in partnership with the Brabant Center for Sustainable Development (Telos, Tilburg University). Her piece summarized the status of U.S. cities with respect to SDG adoption and implementation. The report compares the performance of capital cities and a selection of large metropolitan areas […]

New Publication: Mapping Minibuses in Maputo and Nairobi

by | May 22, 2019

Jacqueline Klopp, CSUD co-director, published a new open access article on Mapping Minibuses in Maputo and Nairobi: Engaging Paratransit in Transportation Planning in African Cities.

New Publication: Preservation and the New Data Landscape

by | May 22, 2019

Preservation and the New Data Landscape, a new publication from the Urban Heritage, Sustainability, and Inclusion Initiative, CSUD, the Columbia Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, and The American Assembly, is now available online and in print. The volume examines new frontiers in urban data as an opportunity for policy innovation in the management and preservation of […]

Rizvi and Sclar Publish Article on BRT Implementation in India

by | December 4, 2014

CSUD Research Affiliate, Andrea Rizvi, and CSUD Director, Elliott Sclar have published their article, “Implementing bus rapid transit: A tale of two Indian cities”, in Research in Transportation Economics. Below please find the abstract and link to the journal article. Rizvi also received the Michael Beesley Award  given to a high quality paper presented at the […]

Sclar in Financial Times re: HS2

by | December 2, 2014

Elliott Sclar, center director, recently published a letter in the Financial Times on November 24th. His letter, “HS2 has no magical powers of job creation”, refuted another writer’s claim that high speed rail creates high quality jobs.  Sclar pointed out that aside from construction jobs, it is “an innovative society, with a well-educated and stable […]

Professor David King Publishes Papers on Transport Economics and Policy

by | August 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Professor David King recently published the following papers: King, David A., Jonathan Peters and Cameron Gordon. (2014) “Does Road Pricing Affect Port Freight Activity: Recent Evidence from the Port ofNew York and New Jersey” Research in Transportation Economics, in press. King, David A. and Eric Goldwyn. (2014) “Why Do Regulated Jitney Services Often Fail? Evidence from the New York City Group Ride Vehicle Project,” Transport Policy, in press.

Anna Rubbo, CSUD Adjunct Senior Scholar, Continues to Research and Engage through Publications and Exhibit

by | May 19, 2014

Here are some recent examples of Anna’s work: Rubbo, A.  (2013). ‘The Griffins’ Contribution to Sydney Modernism’, Edwards, D. (ed.)  in Sydney Moderns: Art of the Interwar Years, NSWE: AGNSW Rubbo,A., Bullock, M.  Neumann, M., Ramakrishnan, D., van den Bussche, J., Chan, W. (2013) People Building Better Cities Traveling Exhibition. Rubbo, A.. (2012) Design Education as Engaged Practice: […]

New CSUD Publications

by | April 15, 2014

CSUD Director Sclar has completed a book with  Måns Lönnroth and Chris Wolmar with a March release date: Urban Access for the 21st Century: Finance and Governance Models for Transport Infrastructure.    Williams, Sarah, Elizabeth Marcello and Jacqueline M. Klopp. 2013. “Toward Open Source Kenya: Creating and Sharing a GIS Database of Nairobi” Annals of the Association of American Geographers  […]