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A Novel Approach to Predicting Urban Expansion by the Urban Scaling Law at a Single-City Scale.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Remote Sensing. Sep2023, Vol. 15 Issue 17, p4326. 14p.

Abstract: Rapid urban expansion caused by vigorous urban population growth brought up various socioeconomic and eco-environmental problems, which have important ramifications for sustainable development across the world. Along with the accelerated urbanization p...

A Methodology to Improve Energy Efficiency and Sustainability in Urban Environments.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied Sciences (2076-3417). Sep2023, Vol. 13 Issue 17, p9745. 16p.

Abstract: This paper presents a methodology to improve energy efficiency and sustainability in urban environments. The ongoing climate change is causing increasingly important consequences for cities and their inhabitants. Temperatures are rising and human therm...

Uneven Distribution of Urban Green Spaces in Relation to Marginalization in Mexico City.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sustainability (2071-1050). Aug2023, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p12652. 14p.

Abstract: The present study examines the spatial distribution and level of accessibility of urban green spaces (UGSs) within the context of Mexico City, with a particular focus on their relationship with marginalization. The study examined five distinct categori...

Exploring Urban (Living) Labs: A Model Tailored for Central and Eastern Europe's Context.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sustainability (2071-1050). Aug2023, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p12556. 19p.

Abstract: The article attempts to synthesise existing knowledge and research related to the functioning of urban (living) labs and to analyse the particular experiences of their dozens of representatives from all over the world in order to develop a definition a...

Identification and Measurement of Shrinking Cities Based on Integrated Time-Series Nighttime Light Data: An Example of the Yangtze River Economic Belt.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Remote Sensing. Aug2023, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p3797. 20p.

Abstract: Urban shrinkage has gradually become an issue of world-concerning social matter. As urbanization progresses, some Chinese cities are experiencing population loss and economic decline. Our study attempts to correct and integrate DMSP/OLS and NPP/VIIRS d...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Theoretical & Empirical Researches in Urban Management. Aug2023, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p5-26. 22p.

Abstract: In recent years, the analysis of contact networks has become increasingly popular in academia. Originally built on cultural understanding and peace through civil diplomacy, twinning, however, is in a state of flux in today's society. This study aims to...

The Financial Density and Improvement of Urban Technological Efficiency: An Estimation Based on the Stochastic Frontier Approach.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Land (2012). Aug2023, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p1592. 21p.

Abstract: Exploring the relationship between finance and economic growth is a key direction of financial economics. However, most of the literature starts from the aggregate perspective and uses the GDP or per capita GDP as the explained variable to study the ro...

Urban Networks in the Yangtze River Delta from the Perspective of Transaction Linkages in Manufacturing Industries: Characteristics, Determinants, and Strategies for Intercity Integration Development.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Systems. Aug2023, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p401. 27p.

Abstract: In recent years, manufacturing development has received renewed attention from developing and developed countries alike. As mega-city regions (MCRs) are where manufacturing industries converge, the research on urban networks of MCRs under the dominance...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental & Social Management Journal / Revista de Gestão Social e Ambiental. 2023, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p1-20. 20p.

Abstract: Objetivos: A estrutura da Internet das Coisas (IoT) é fundamental para aprimorar os aplicativos de monitoramento para cidades inteligentes e controlar as operações municipais em tempo real. O problema mais significativo dos aplicativos para cidades int...

Geographical Information System Based Spatial and Statistical Analysis of the Green Areas in the Cities of Abha and Bisha for Environmental Sustainability.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information. Aug2023, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p333. 15p.


Abstract: This study compares the environmental sustainability of two cities in Saudi Arabia, Abha, and Bisha, through their green spaces, by analyzing green spaces in both cities. And the application of spatial statistics tools in the Arc Map program, to measur...