Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)

The wider impact of gentrification

Social

23Mar2017 14:00 - 15:00

PhD defence ceremony

Gentrification, the trabsformation of urban space for more affluent users, is often attributed an important role in driving neighbourhood change in contemporary cities. However, as Cody Hochstenbach argues, less attention is paid to the wider social-spatial of the process. Hochstenbach's aim is to increase our understanding of the impact of gentrification on social-spatial inequalities at the urban-regional level, focusing specifically on Amsterdam and Rotterdam.

C. Hochstenbach: Inequality in the Gentrifying European City.

Supervisor

Prof. S. Musterd

Co-supervisor

Dr W.P.C. van Gent

Location

  • Agnietenkapel

    Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229 - 231 | 1012 EZ Amsterdam
    +31 (0)20 525 2362

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Entrance

This event is open to the public.

Published by  University of Amsterdam