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Zwiers, M.D. (author), van Ham, M. (author), Kleinhans, R.J. (author)
In the last few decades, many governments have implemented urban restructuring programmes with the main goal of combating a variety of socioeconomic problems in deprived neighbourhoods. The main instrument of restructuring has been housing diversification and tenure mixing. The demolition of low-quality (social) housing and the construction of...
journal article 2018
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Zwiers, M.D. (author), van Ham, M. (author), Manley, D.J. (author)
Western cities are increasingly ethnically diverse, and in most cities, the share of the population belonging to an ethnic minority is growing. Studies analysing changing ethnic geographies often limit their analysis to changes in ethnic concentrations in neighbourhoods between 2 points in time. Such a temporally limited approach limits our...
journal article 2018
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Zwiers, M.D. (author), van Ham, M. (author), Kleinhans, R.J. (author)
In the last few decades, urban restructuring programs have been implemented in many Western European cities with the main goal of combating a variety of socioeconomic problems in deprived neighborhoods. The main instrument of restructuring has been housing diversification and tenure mixing. The demolition of low-quality (social) housing and the...
working paper 2017
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van Ham, M. (author), Tammaru, T. (author), de Vuijst, E. (author), Zwiers, M.D. (author)
Income inequality is increasing in European cities and this rising inequality has a spatial footprint in cities and neighbourhoods. Poor and rich people are increasingly living separated and this can threaten the social sustainability of cities. Low income people, often with an ethnic minority background, can get cut off from important social...
working paper 2016
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Zwiers, M.D. (author), van Ham, M. (author), Manley, D.J. (author)
Western cities are increasingly ethnically diverse and in most cities the share of ethnic minorities is growing. Studies analyzing changing ethnic geographies often limit their analysis to changes in ethnic concentrations in neighborhoods between two points in time. Such a static approach limits our understanding of pathways of ethnic...
working paper 2016
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Zwiers, M.D. (author), Kleinhans, R.J. (author), van Ham, M. (author)
The gap between wealthy and disadvantaged neighbourhoods seems to be increasing in many contemporary Western cities. Most studies of neighbourhood change focus on specific case-studies of neighbourhood downgrading or gentrification. Studies investigating socio-spatial polarisation in larger urban areas often compare neighbourhoods at two...
journal article 2016
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Zwiers, M.D. (author), Bolt, G. (author), Van Ham, M. (author), Van Kempen, R. (author)
Neighborhood decline is a complex and multidimensional process. National and regional variations in economic and political structures (including varieties in national welfare state arrangements), combined with differences in neighborhood history, development, and population composition, make it impossible to identify an ideal-type process of...
journal article 2016
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Van Kempen, R. (author), Zwiers, M.D. (author), Bolt, G. (author), Van Ham, M. (author)
Steden zijn een bron en broedplaats van economische en culturele ontwikkeling. Maar wat is nu de kracht van de stad? Om dit uit te zoeken hebben onderzoekers en professionals hun krachten en expertise gebundeld in het programma Kennis voor Krachtige Steden (KKS). Het resultaat: concrete oplossingsrichtingen voor stedelijke sociaal-economische...
report 2015
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Zwiers, M.D. (author), Kleinhans, R.J. (author), Van Ham, M. (author)
There is increasing evidence that our societies are polarizing. Most studies focus on labour market and educational outcomes and show a socioeconomic polarization of the bottom and top ends of the population distribution. Processes of social polarization have a spatial dimension which should be visible in the changing mosaic of neighbourhoods in...
journal article 2015
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Zwiers, M.D. (author), Bolt, G. (author), Van Ham, M. (author), Van Kempen, R. (author)
Neighborhood decline is a complex and multidimensional process. National and regional variation in economic and political structures (including variety in national welfare state arrangements), combined with differences in neighborhood history, development and population composition, makes it extremely difficult to identify a unilateral process...
journal article 2014
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