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Manchester Urban Institute

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Manchester Urban Institute runs a wide variety of different events and activities, and collaborates with a range of local, national and global partners.

Upcoming events

PEM Seminar Series -Dr Prashant Das , Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL), Switzerland: A Behavioral Explanation to Spatial Dependencies in Urban Commercial Properties

13:00 - 14:30 06 February 2020

Abstract: In this study we provide a behavioral explanation for spatial dependence in commercial property asset pricing. We analyze nearly 6000 hotel transactions in the US between 2001 and 2016 applying temporal spatial autoregression with autoregressive error (T-SARAR) models to test the behavioral explanation. We show that the spatial lags..

PEM Seminar Series -Prof Andy Pike, Newcastle University Newcastle Upon Tyne: Financialising city statecraft and infrastructure

13:00 - 14:00 19 February 2020

Abstract: Are we reaching the limits of transformation frameworks and archetypes in explaining changes in the funding, financing and governing of urban infrastructure? While the distinctions of Harvey’s managerial and entrepreneurial forms have proven enduringly useful, the current conjuncture presents a testing moment for understanding and..

PEM Seminar Series - Prof Alasdair Rae, University of Sheffield

13:00 - 14:00 04 March 2020

Abstract: TBC

PEM Seminar Series - Dr Claire Colomb, University College London

13:00 - 14:00 18 March 2020

Abstract: TBC

PEM Seminar Series - Dr Nuno Pinto, University of Manchester (PEM)

13:00 - 14:00 29 April 2020

Abstract: TBC

PEM Seminar Series - Dr Carys Jones, University of Manchester

13:00 - 14:00 06 May 2020

Abstract: TBC

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