UBDC conducts research on a wide range of aspects of cities and urban systems.

Priority themes include transport, housing, education and urban governance.

Learn more about our work by exploring the themes and projects below.

Private rented housing and social justice

In the last 10 years the private rented sector has experienced rapid growth which has taken both policy-makers a...


Urban Transformations: Urban Development, Migration, Segregation and Inequality

Urbanization and urban transformation in China is one of the most important aspects of global development in the...