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“Sprawl” Best Match

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What Happens When People Control Driverless Cars?

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...Jevon’s Paradox, which is also relevant in the driverless car discussion. In this case, more efficient use of time while commuting could make for more, longer journeys, and sprawl. With...

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The Social Structure of Innovation

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...fragmented. Not mentioned in the study is what caused these changes. One can’t help but notice the differences in urban structure between the two cities. Los Angeles epitomizes sprawl. Freeways...

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Suburban Monotony

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The dominant dwelling type constructed during the latter half of the 20th century in western countries (and now, beyond), the suburban home is often criticized (or ignored) in...

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Family-Friendly Living in the City

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...a conscious decision to promote compact, high density development despite the wider availability of land – a clear reaction to the suburban sprawl of many North American cities. The results...

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The Uncertain Future of Autonomous Vehicles

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...for the region. While there is the opportunity for CAVs to bring efficiency, social equity, and greenhouse gas reductions, there is also the risk of sprawl, increased vehicle miles travelled,...

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Driverless Cars: Beyond Tech & Consumer Behaviour

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...– but only if they happen concurrently. Otherwise, the effect would be an exacerbation of current mobility woes: pollution, sprawl and congestion. A bright future, or a bleak one. I...

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Did Suburbia Fail?

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Failed Architecture posed this provocative question as guest editors for 2ha magazine’s A State of A Nation issue. As FA’s editors admit, “this a problematic investigation since suburbia...

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Urban Burbs, the Next Millennial Magnets?

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...have the prospect of extending their work beyond the inner-city into the relatively untapped swaths of suburban sprawl. Economic prosperity, enhanced social cohesion and a big step towards real environmental...

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Can We Afford the Exclusion of the Sanitized City?

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...also faced with growing affordability issues, something underlined in a recent Metropolis Magazine article. In many ways, the high societal cost of exclusion mirrors the burden that sprawl placed on...

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Restoring Density

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...Suburban towers without high quality public transit connections can create problems similar to those presented by sprawl. As the country works to reduce its carbon footprint, accommodate new residents and...

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