Urban Dynamics Lab

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Common Futures: a new agenda for action to tackle divisions in society

Monday, 08 May 2017

The Common Futures Network, of which Urban Dynamics Lab Co-Investigator Professor Michael Batty is a member, calls for a ‘new Continue reading

Data, evidence and decentralisation

Wednesday, 05 April 2017

It’s always good to have an opportunity to get out and find out about all the great work that is Continue reading

Scales of urban inequality

Wednesday, 05 April 2017

Recently, urban dynamics lab Research Associate, Clémentine Cottineau, based at CASA attended the URBANICS III workshop in Chile and presented Continue reading


Diverse cities or the systematic paradox of urban scaling laws

Clémentine Cottineau, Erez Hatna, Elsa Arcaute, Michael Batty

The geography of Twitter topics in London

Paul Longley, Guy Lansley

Cities and Regions in Britain through hierarchical percolation

Elsa Arcaute, Carlos Molinero, Erez Hatna, Roberto Murcio, Camilo Vargas-Ruiz, A. Paolo Masucci, Michael Batty

Defining urban agglomerations to detect agglomeration economies

Clementine Cottineau, Olivier Finance, Erez Hatna, Elsa Arcaute, Michael Batty

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