Dissertations 2015

Centre for Urban Studies

TItle: 'Shaking up the Cost Benefit Analysis process: Issues and directions for improvement when assessing integrated spatial transport plans through a cost benefit analysis'

Programmegroup: Planning, Institutions and Transforming Places
Candidate: E. Beukers
Promotor: L. Bertolini
Copromotor: M.C.G. te Brömmelstroet
Defense: January, 29, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'Brave New Neighbourhood: Affective citizenship in Dutch territorial governance'

Programmegroup: Political Sociology
Candidate: M. de Wilde
Promotors: J.W. Duyvendak, E.H. Tonkens
Defense: June, 17, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'Negotiating urban conflict: Conflicts as opportunity for urban democracy'

Programmegroup: Transnational configurations, conflict and governance
Candidate: N. Verloo
Promotor: M.A. Hajer
Copromotor: D.W. Laws
Defense: June, 19, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'Expanding Global Production Networks: The emergence, evolution and the developmental impact of the offshore service sector in the Philippines'

Programmegroup: Geographies of Globalizations
Candidate: J.N. Kleibert
Promotor: R.C. Kloosterman
Copromotor: N.P.C. Beerepoot
Defense: June, 23, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'Playing it by the rules: Local bans on the public use of soft drugs and the production of shared spaces of everyday life'

Programmegroup: Political Sociology
Candidate: D.A.M. Chevalier
Promotors: D.J. Korf, J.C. Rath
Defense: June, 26, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'From the ‘Workshop of the World’ to an emerging global city-region: Restructuring of the Pearl River Delta in the advanced services economy'

Programmegroup: Geographies of Globalizations
Candidate: X. Zhang
Promotor: R.C. Kloosterman
Co-promotor: N. Phelps
Defense: September, 22, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'Provenance, planning and new parameters'

Programmegroup: Urban Planning
Candidate: M.G. Lloyd
Promotor: W.G.M. Salet
Copromotor: L.B. Janssen-Jansen
Defense: October, 2, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'Place-making around high-speed railway stations in China'

Programmegroup: Urban Planning
Candidate: G. Dai
Promotor: W.G.M. Salet
Copromotor: J. de Vries
Defense: November, 20, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'The long arm of finance: Exploring the unlikely financialization of governments and public institutions'

Programmegroup: Geographies of Globalizations
Candidate: R.G. Hendrikse
Promotors: E.R. Engelen, J.D. Sidaway
Copromotor: V.D. Mamadouh
Defense: November, 26, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Title: 'Post-separation families: Residential arrangements and everyday life of separated parents and their children'

Programmegroup: Urban Geographies
Candidate: W. Bakker
Promotor: C.H. Mulder
Copromotor: C.J.M. Karsten
Defense: December, 10, 2015, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Published by  CUS

19 April 2016