Chapter 7. Modelling Urban Sprawl: Actors and Mathematics

  1. Chris Couch,
  2. Lila Leontidou and
  3. Gerhard Petschel-Held
  1. Matthias Lüdeke,
  2. Diana Reckien and
  3. Gerhard Petschel-Held

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692066.ch7

Urban Sprawl in Europe: Landscapes, Land-Use Change & Policy

Urban Sprawl in Europe: Landscapes, Land-Use Change & Policy

How to Cite

Lüdeke, M., Reckien, D. and Petschel-Held, G. (2007) Modelling Urban Sprawl: Actors and Mathematics, in Urban Sprawl in Europe: Landscapes, Land-Use Change & Policy (eds C. Couch, L. Leontidou and G. Petschel-Held), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692066.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139175

Online ISBN: 9780470692066

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Keywords:

  • Urban Sprawl;
  • retired people;
  • Vienna;
  • Warsaw;
  • Stockholm

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Actors, Actor Classes and Sprawl

  • The Actor Versus the Structural Perspective on Sprawl

  • Identifying the Feedbacks

  • Operationalising the Qualitative Attractivity Migration Model

  • Validation and Future Scenarios

  • Using a QUAM Model for Policy Analysis

  • From General Targets to Specific Policy Mechanisms: A Model Analysis

  • Discussion of Case Specific Strategy — Suggestions from a QUAM Perspective

  • Conclusions

  • Appendix

  • References