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.

Population movements and economic effect

Is immigration good for urban economies? This is one of the most pressing and politically sensitive social ques...


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...