Fair City? Planning challenges in post-crisis Dublin

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Title: Fair City? Planning challenges in post-crisis Dublin
Authors: Moore-Cherry, Niamh
Tomaney, John
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/8653
Date: Jun-2016
Abstract: In an era when, we are told, cities are now the source of economic dynamism and the focus for innovations in public policy and governance across the world, Ireland presents an anomaly. This was made apparent by the recent rejection of an attempt to introduce a directly elected mayor for Dublin at a time when mayors are lauded as the solution to manifold social and economic problems. However, when we delve a little deeper, that decision is perhaps unsurprising given the traditional ambivalence in Ireland towards the ‘urban’.
Type of material: Journal Article
Publisher: Town and Country Planning Association
Journal: Town and Country Planning
Issue: June 2016
Start page: 239
End page: 243
Keywords: Celtic TigerHousing boomUrban planningIreland
Other versions: https://www.tcpa.org.uk/
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Geography Research Collection

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