Take the train to Beijing!
Broadband Internet for Every Aussie
The Australian Government has been trying to roll out a national broadband network throughout the country, the largest infrastructure project ever undertaken by the country. The goal is to lay fibre optic cabling to 93 per cent of Australian homes, schools and businesses, in order to provide broadband speeds of up to 100 megabits per […]
Southern Europe and the debt crisis
, 18 (3), pp. 254-274
Open Days 2011 and Poster Competition
EU Territorial Agenda 2020
Barcelona Metropolitan Plan
Statistics are beautiful?
Through Gapminder’s free online tools you can easily access data from the OECD, World Bank, UN and other organisations. Have fun!
Countdown to Newcastle 2011…
America’s Metropolitan Recovery/Decline
UNESCO World Heritage Sites
for a complete list of the properties.
European Demographic and Migratory Flows
The final ESPON report on DEMIFER (Demographic and migratory flowsaffecting European regions and cities – every EU project needs a good acronym!) was released in September. The project had quite an extensive remit as it sought to “assess the effects of demographic trends and migration flows on European regions and cities and to examine the […]
Newcastle – what to do?
). If you’re looking for a nice pub, the Bridge Hotel, The Bodega, or the Hotspur, which is located near the University, are good options, offering a wide range of beers and the ambiance of a typical English Pub. You can also head to the Ouseburn area, and attend nice concerts and other events at […]
EU ‘Regions of Excellence’: Brandenburg, Wales and Lithuania
Congratulations to Brandenburg, Wales and Lithuania.
How to prepare for academic jobs
When preparing for academic jobs one thing everyone should remember is that more is more! While for most job positions the objective is to have a short CV and a short, snappy cover letter, in academia that is usually not the case. It is important that you populate these documents well, to demonstrate that you […]