Monthly Journal Articles on Human Settlements (April 2016)

30 Apr 2016
    Urban Research - April 2016   
Article Title Author Subject Journal Issue and the Circulation date 
    Urban Planning and Design  
The Relationship between Habitat Loss and Fragmentation during Urbanization: An Empirical Evaluation from 16 World Cities. Liu, Zhifeng; He, Chunyang; Wu, Jianguo   . PLoS ONE. 4/28/2016, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p1-17. 17p. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154613
Willingness to Pay for Climate Change Mitigation: Evidence from China.  Yujie Li; Xiaoyi Mu; Schiller, Anita; Baowei Zheng    Energy Journal. 2016 Special Issue, Vol. 37, p179-194. 16p. DOI: 10.5547/01956574.37.SI1.yli
Can water sensitive urban design systems help to preserve natural channel-forming flow regimes in an urbanised catchment? Wella-Hewage, Chathurika Subhashini; Hewa, Guna Alankarage; Pezzaniti, David   Water Science & Technology. 2016, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p78-87. 10p. DOI: 10.2166/wst.2015.464
Planning and Design Elements for Transit Oriented Developments/Smart Cities: Examples of Cultural Borrowings John Black, Kam Tara, Parisa Pakzad   Procedia Engineering, Volume 142, 2016, Pages 2-9
Planning urban megaprojects in the Gulf: The international consultancy firms in urban planning between global and contingent Oula Aoun, Jacques Teller   Frontiers of Architectural Research, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 1 April 2016
Urban underground space: Solving the problems of today’s cities Wout Broere   Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Volume 55, May 2016, Pages 245-248
Why underground space should be included in urban planning policy – And how this will enhance an urban underground future Han Admiraal, Antonia Cornaro   Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Volume 55, May 2016, Pages 214-220
Advances in master planning of urban underground space (UUS) in China Jing-Wei Zhao, Fang-Le Peng, Tian-Qing Wang, Xiao-Yun Zhang, Bing-Nan Jiang   Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Volume 55, May 2016, Pages 290-307
Multiple resources and their sustainable development in Urban Underground Space XiaoZhao Li, Congcong Li, Aurèle Parriaux, Wenbo Wu, HuanQing Li, Liping Sun, Chao Liu   Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Volume 55, May 2016, Pages 59-66
Underground spatial planning – Perspectives and current research in Germany Sebastian Bartel, Gerold Janssen   Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Volume 55, May 2016, Pages 112-117
Urban underground space: A growing imperative: Perspectives and current research in planning and design for underground space use Nikolai Bobylev, Ray Sterling   Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Volume 55, May 2016, Pages 1-4
Urban Landscape Quality Index – Planning Tool for Evaluating Urban Landscapes and Improving the Quality of Life Athanasios Alexandru Gavrilidis, Cristiana Maria Ciocănea, Mihai Răzvan Niţă, Diana Andreea Onose, Irina Iulia Năstase   Procedia Environmental Sciences, Volume 32, 2016, Pages 155-167
    Urban Basic Services  
Principles and criteria for assessing urban energy resilience: A literature review Ayyoob Sharifi, Yoshiki Yamagata   Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Volume 60, July 2016, Pages 1654-1677
Effects of unit-based pricing on household waste collection demand: A meta-regression analysis Germà Bel, Raymond Gradus   Resource and Energy Economics, Volume 44, May 2016, Pages 169-182
A Framework for Eco-efficiency of C&D Waste Management Hongping Yuan, Ziyou Huang, Pengpeng Xu   Procedia Environmental Sciences, Volume 31, 2016, Pages 855-859
Combined material flow analysis and life cycle assessment as a support tool for solid waste management decision making David A. Turner, Ian D. Williams, Simon Kemp   Journal of Cleaner Production, In Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available online 26 April 2016
A Survey on Household Solid Waste Management (SWM) with Special Reference to a Peri-urban Area (Kottawa) in Colombo W.A.A.I. Warunasinghe, P.I. Yapa   Procedia Food Science, Volume 6, 2016, Pages 257-260
Analysis of Urban Road Traffic Network Based on Complex Network Zhao Tian, Limin Jia, Honghui Dong, Fei Su, Zundong Zhang   Procedia Engineering, Volume 137, 2016, Pages 537-546
Where are urban energy transitions governed? Conceptualizing the complex governance arrangements for low-carbon mobility in Europe Håvard Haarstad   Cities, Volume 54, May 2016, Pages 4-10
Do people live in urban neighbourhoods because they do not like to travel? Analysing an alternative residential self-selection hypothesis Jonas De Vos, Frank Witlox   Travel Behaviour and Society, Volume 4, May 2016, Pages 29-39
Optimization of Urban Single-line Metro Timetable for Total Passenger Travel Time under Dynamic Passenger Demand Pan Shang, Ruimin Li, Liya Yang   Procedia Engineering, Volume 137, 2016, Pages 151-160
    Urban Economy  
Gender, context and competition: Experimental evidence from rural and urban Uganda Kjetil Bjorvatn, Ranveig Falch, Ulrikke Hernæs   Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Volume 61, April 2016, Pages 31-37
Catalyzing sustainable urban transformations towards smarter, healthier cities through urban ecological infrastructure, regenerative development, eco towns and regional prosperity Xiaoling Zhang, Dominique Hes, Yuzhe Wu, Wim Hafkamp, Weisheng Lu, Bogachan Bayulken, Hans Schnitzer, Feng Li   Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 122, 20 May 2016, Pages 2-4
Environmental, economic, and social impacts of feed-in tariffs: A Portuguese perspective 2000–2010 Paul Behrens, João F.D. Rodrigues, Tiago Brás, Carlos Silva   Applied Energy, Volume 173, 1 July 2016, Pages 309-319
Green Growth and Corporate Sustainability Performance Nurul Awatif Ahmad Saufi, Salina Daud, Hasmaizan Hassan   Procedia Economics and Finance, Volume 35, 2016, Pages 374-378
Organic Farming and Sustainability in Food Choices: An Analysis of Consumer Preference in Southern Italy Azzurra Annunziata, Riccardo Vecchio   Agriculture and Agricultural Science Procedia, Volume 8, 2016, Pages 193-200
An integrated strategy for sustainable development of the urban underground: From strategic, economic and societal aspects Huanqing Li, Xiaozhao Li, Chee Kiong Soh   Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Volume 55, May 2016, Pages 67-82
The input-state-output model and related indicators to investigate the relationships among environment, society and economy. Bastianoni, Simone; Coscieme, Luca; Pulselli, Federico M   Ecological Modelling. Apr2016, Vol. 325, p84-88. 5p. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.10.015.
The impact of CO emissions on economic growth: evidence from selected higher CO emissions economies. Azam, Muhammad; Khan, Abdul; Abdullah, Hussin; Qureshi, Muhammad   Environmental Science & Pollution Research. Apr2016, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p6376-6389. 14p. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-015-5817-4.
    Housing and Slum Upgrading  
Transitioning to safer streets through an integrated and inclusive design Kenji Doi, Takanori Sunagawa, Hiroto Inoi, Kento Yoh   IATSS Research, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 5 April 2016
Rethinking Indonesia’s Informal Sector Alexander D. Rothenberg, Arya Gaduh, Nicholas E. Burger, Charina Chazali, Indrasari Tjandraningsih, Rini Radikun, Cole Sutera, Sarah Weilant   World Development, Volume 80, April 2016, Pages 96-113
Rural livelihood diversification and household well-being: Insights from Humla, Nepal Yograj Gautam, Peter Andersen   Journal of Rural Studies, Volume 44, April 2016, Pages 239-249
Life in informal cities. GUPTO, SORIT   Down to Earth. 4/16/2016, Vol. 24 Issue 23, p52-54. 3p.
Formation of the Feasibility of Housing Projects in Vietnam Incorporating the Physical and Social Factors Tran Van Khai   Procedia Engineering, Volume 142, 2016, Pages 342-348
The Effect of Downzoning for Managing Residential Development and Density.  Newburn, David A.; Ferris, Jeffrey S   Land Economics. May2016, Vol. 92 Issue 2, p220-236. 17p.
Streamlining urban housing development: Are there environmental sustainability impacts? Nick Preval, Edward Randal, Ralph Chapman, Jonathan Moores, Philippa Howden-Chapman   Cities, Volume 55, June 2016, Pages 101-112
Functional mobility and its contributing factors for older adults in different cities in Taiwan Sang-I. Lin, Hsuei-Chen Lee, Ku-Chou Chang, Yi-Ching Yang, Jau-Yih Tsauo   Journal of the Formosan Medical Association, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 30 April 2016
Towards Habitat III: Confronting the disjuncture between global policy and local practice on Africa's ‘challenge of slums’ Sylvia Croese, Liza Rose Cirolia, Nick Graham   Habitat International, Volume 53, April 2016, Pages 237-242
    Urban Risk Reduction and Rehabilitation  
Thematic Section 1: Mitigation Framework Tanveer Islam, Jeffrey Ryan   Hazard Mitigation in Emergency Management, 2016, Pages 1-3
Experience in training in emergencies, División de Proyectos Especiales en Salud, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social Felipe Cruz-Vega, Jorge Loría-Castellanos, Irma Patricia Hernández-Olivas, Rubén Franco-Bey, César Ochoa-Avila, Victoria Sánchez-Badillo   Cirugía y Cirujanos (English Edition), Volume 84, Issue 2, March–April 2016, Pages 127-134
A collaborative (web-GIS) framework based on empirical data collected from three case studies in Europe for risk management of hydro-meteorological hazards Zar Chi Aye, Teresa Sprague, Vivian Juliette Cortes, Kathrin Prenger-Berninghoff, Michel Jaboyedoff, Marc-Henri Derron   International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Volume 15, March 2016, Pages 10-23
Are two earthquakes better than one? How earthquakes in two different regions affect risk judgments and preparation in three locations John McClure, Liv Henrich, David Johnston, Emma E.H. Doyle   International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Volume 16, June 2016, Pages 192-199
Integrating Climate Change Resilience Into HUD's Disaster Recovery Program Gundlach, Justin; Jones, Channing   Environmental Law Reporter: News & Analysis. Apr2016, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p10282-10290. 9p.
FLOOD VULNERABILITY: IMPENDING DANGER IN SABON-GARI MINNA, NIGER STATE, NIGERIA. ADELEYE, B. M.; AYANGBILE, O. A   Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management. 2016, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p35-44. 10p. DOI: 10.4314/ejesm.v9i1.4.
Review article: A review and critical analysis of the efforts towards urban flood risk management in the Lagos region of Nigeria Nkwunonwo, U. C.; Whitworth, M.; Baily, B.   Natural Hazards & Earth System Sciences. 2016, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p349-369. 21p. DOI: 10.5194/nhess-16-349-2016
    Urban Land Legislation and Governance  
Governing cities reflexively—The biocultural diversity concept as an alternative to ecosystem services Marleen Buizer, Birgit Elands, Kati Vierikko   Environmental Science & Policy, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 21 March 2016
Cities and climate change mitigation: Economic opportunities and governance challenges in Asia Andy Gouldson, Sarah Colenbrander, Andrew Sudmant, Effie Papargyropoulou, Niall Kerr, Faye McAnulla, Stephen Hall   Cities, Volume 54, May 2016, Pages 11-19
Comparison to Supervised Classification Modelling in Land Use Cover Using Landsat 8 OLI Data: An Example in Miyun County of North China. Wenfeng Gong; Li Yuan; Wenyi Fan; Xiaofeng Wang; Philip Stott   Nature Environment & Pollution Technology. Mar2016, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p243-248. 6p.
An Integer Programming Model to Determine Land Use Trajectories for Optimizing Regionally Integrated Ecosystem Services Delivery. Estrella, René; Cattrysse, Dirk; Van Orshoven, Jos.   Forests (19994907). 2016, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p1-26. 26p. DOI: 10.3390/f7020033.
Effect of land use changes on water run-off from a small catchment in the Czech Republic. Ondr, Pavel; Pečenka, Jiří; Polenský, Jakub; Ciml, Jiří   Ekologia (Bratislava) / Ecology (Bratislava). Mar2016, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p78-89. 12p. DOI: 10.1515/eko-2016-0006.
Land Use Regulations and Regional Economic Development. Burnett, Perry   Land Economics. May2016, Vol. 92 Issue 2, p237-255. 19p
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