C12.39 Urban Commission: Urban Challenges in a Complex World

Session: Urbanization and Functions of Cities in Post-Socialist Countries 4

Chairpersons: Daniela Szymańska, Beata Hołowiecka, Celine Rozenblat

Always moving: Mobility patterns at the meso-scale in Riga           

Zaiga Krisjane (1), Maris Berzins (2), Tiit Tammaru (2)

(1) Department of Human Geography, University of Latvia

(2) Institute of Geography, University of Tartu


Appraisive imagery of Liberec-city (North Bohemia, Czech Republic)       

Eva Svobodová, Alois Hynek, Petr Kubíček, Viola Dítětová, Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University Brno


Functional and architectural change in the inner-city of Budapest after 1990        

Balazs Szabo (1), Szabolcs Szabo (2)

(1) Geographical Institute Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

(2) Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science, Eotvos Lorand University


Buildings, altitude and social status: Vertical social differentiation in Vienna, Budapest and Bucharest   

Szymon Marcińczak, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, University of Łódź


The development of Shanghai as an International Shipping Centre

Yefang Huang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong