Urbanizzazione, città e sviluppo sostenibile

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[automatically translated] Starting from the seminar "Ciudad, sostenibilidad y Urbanizacion" held by Augustìn Hernandez Aja, director of the Departamento de Urbanism y Ordenzaciòn the Territory ETSAM, held at the Department of Architecture of the University of Palermo, April 3, 2012, the article analyzes the frightening growth that it had suffered the Comunidad de Madrid, from the late 80s onwards, in terms of new urbanization. Between the various European countries, Spain has been one of the protagonists, in the last twenty years of this type of policies that link economic growth strategies to urban transformations and the creation of great works. Under which read address the growing urbanization production occurred in recent decades? It was carried out only as a result of real cost / benefit analysis? Or they have supported specific measures to support the economy that feeds the exploitation of urban land and the continuous regeneration of ground rent (Harvey, 1989), forgetting sustainability in terms of social, economic, climate and environmental?
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)16-17
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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