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La Integracion territorial en las politicas de la Union Europea

Integrazione territoriale

International Forum on the Social Science, Policy Nexus (IFSP), Unesco-Most, 20-24 Feb., MERCOSUR, Montevideo (UR), 2005.

El articulo analiza el process de integracion territorial de la Union Europea. En la aventura europea han sido generalmente los exitos indirectos a revelarse como los mas productivos; y su incidencia se revela aun mayormente en […]

Report on the state of Planning

Scarica il Report Inu 2000 (a cura di P. Properzi, cura dell’ed. ingl. di M.C.)

The first part of the Report considers the activities of planning and development control, expressed by the various institutional actors and in various forms, not so much in their absolute, regular dimension, significant as this may be: Laws (national, regional), […]

Urban policy in Italy: not so absent, after all

“Politica urbana: un’assenza solo parziale, Urbanistica, 130, 2006, pp.12-19

Takling urban policy in Europe, a first warning should regard the link between city and development, along with the discourse which has evolved around the theory of urban competitiveness. This condition is crucial, but not easy to bring about. Changes that involve the cities, especially in […]

The spatial logic of European actions

Urban and Spatial European Policies: LEVELS OF TERRITORIAL GOVERNMENT, EURA Conference in Turin, 18-20 April 2002

The area based initiatives have become a common feature of urban policies in many countries of Europe; even more, the European Commission has located local actions […]

Urban actions and the making of a European spatial policy

“Urban Actions And The Making Of A European Spatial Policy”, Urban Affairs Association 32nd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, March 20-23, 2002

Europe has a geographical necessity, according to the French geographer Lévy (1997), because it has always compelled people and nations to continuously rework its social fabric, integrating differences in “larger” identities. Space […]

Europeizzazione e innovazione nelle politiche del territorio

in C. Donolo, Il futuro delle politiche pubbliche, Bruno Mondadori, Milano, 2006.

Nel corso degli ultimi due anni, la congiuntura politica europea ha manifestato esiti contraddittori, avanzamenti e arretramenti, anche per quanto attiene il territorio e la città: una serie d’elementi sembra indicare ora una ripresa più matura del discorso territoriale, dopo l’accantonamento occorso nella […]

A che serve il policentrismo?

“A che serve il policentrismo?” in I. Jogan, a cura di, Lo spazio europeo ad alta risoluzione, Inu ed., 2006.

Tra i principi delle politiche comunitarie, il policentrismo è venuto occupando spazi crescenti (CCE 1999). Con un altro ristretto gruppo di temi, a tratti eterogenei, il policentrismo sembra aver consolidato una sorta di common wisdom […]

The “lite” Europeanization of spatial development policies

University Center for International Studies – University of Pittsburgh – February 2004

During the 1990s the European Union consistently re-tuned its approach to the European territory by promoting new initiatives, policy networks and concepts. The concept of spatial development, a neologism, combines the German practice of regulatory planning of physical and […]