Vancouver is acclaimed for its progressive approach to planning, particularly through the ‘Vancouver model’.
Its lifestyle metrics exceed many other cities’, particularly related to green space, cultural diversity & commitments to public transit.
However, economic underdevelopment associated with marginality within circuits of globalization undermine its position.
The housing crisis threatens the city's social sustainability, and socio-economic inequalities are increasingly evident.
Carpenter, JulietHutton, Tom
Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment\School of the Built Environment
Year of publication: 2018Date of RADAR deposit: 2018-12-21