388 Governing cities: A comparison of large cities

Thursday, August 2, 2012: 4:15 PM-5:45 PM
OB 301 (Faculty of Economics)

RC21 Regional and Urban Development (host committee)

Language: English
Session Organizers:
Patrick LE GALÈS, Sciences Po (CEE), France and Mike RACO, University College London, United Kingdom
Patterns of governance and government in São Paulo, Brazil (Oral Presentation)
Eduardo MARQUES, Center for Metropolitan Studies and University of São Paulo, Brazil

What is governed? Comparing governance modes in large metropolis (Oral Presentation)
Patrick LE GALÈS, Sciences Po (CEE), France; Tommaso VITALE, Sciences Po (CEE), France

Massification, governance and inter-urban disparities (Oral Presentation)
Alan HARDING, University of Manchester, United Kingdom

Modernity and governance in four East Asian metropolises (Oral Presentation)
Miodrag PETROVIC, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Cities under stress: Cumulative and cascading effects of disaster on urban governance in Tokyo, 2011 (Oral Presentation)
Takashi MACHIMURA, Hitotsubashi University, Japan