trends in the suburbs

working papers


Kirk Brewer. 2013. Densifying Dartmouth: Emerging land use patterns in suburban development (pdf 5.2 MB)

Gillad Rosen and Kirk Brewer. 2013. Barrie at a crossroad: Dilemma of a mid-size city (pdf 6 MB)

Jill Grant and Troy Gonzalez. 2012. Producer and consumer perspectives on increasing densities in new suburban developments in five Canadian cities (pdf 276 kB)

Leah Perrin. 2012. Halifax Regional Municipality: Residents' perspectives on the suburbs (pdf 1.8 MB)

Heidi Craswell & Jill L. Grant. 2012. Who should take the lead when including a health perspective in planning? A look at the current discourse in suburban Halifax Regional Municipality (pdf 592 kB)

Jill L. Grant & Daniel Scott. 2011. Redefining the Canadian dream? Household life cycles, housing costs, and aspirations for suburban housing (pdf 384 kB)

Troy Gonzalez & Jill L. Grant. 2011. Density for density's sake? Exploring the theory and practice of residential density in four Western Canadian municipalities (pdf 218 kB)

Erica Ivanic & Jill L. Grant. 2011. Green urbanism: Environmental discourse in new urbanism and smart growth (pdf 360 kB)

Heidi Craswell. 2011. Halifax, NS: An overview of development trends (pdf 1.5 MB)

Troy Gonzalez. 2010. Airdrie, AB: An overview of development trends (pdf 3.7 MB)

Daniel Scott. 2010. Township of Langley, BC: An overview of development trends (pdf 2.5 MB)

Jill L. Grant. 2010. Good community design: The theory of the public and the practice of the private (pdf 450 kB)

Jill L. Grant. 2008. The fight for (sub)urban form: Urbanizing or privatizing the suburban realm? (pdf 390 kB)

Katherine Perrott & Jill L. Grant. 2008. Producing diversity in a new urbanism community: theory meets practice (pdf 878 kB)

Katherine Perrott. 2008. Calgary, AB: An overview of development trends (pdf 1 MB)

Katherine Perrott. 2008. Markham, ON: An overview of development trends (pdf 952 kB)

Jill L. Grant. 2008. Private Drift? Theory and practice in planning the suburbs (Draft). Paper for "A suburban world? Global decentralization and the new metropolis" conference in Reston, Virginia, April 2008 (pdf 388 kB)

Blake Laven. 2008. Surrey, BC: An overview of development trends (pdf 5.7 MB)

Jill L. Grant. 2007. Promises and Prospects: New urbanism in practice (pdf 334 kB)

Stephanie Bohdanow. 2007. Theory and practice in planning the suburbs: Preliminary findings (pdf 3.7 MB)

Stephanie Bohdanow. 2007. An overview of new urbanism communities in Canada (pdf 672 kB)

Leah Carson and Jill L.Grant. 2007. Privatizing the fringe (pdf 1.8 MB)

Jill L. Grant and Kirsten Maxwell. 2003. Practical challenges to increasing urban density (pdf 446 KB)

Jill L. Grant. 2001. The limits of mixed use: Can industry and housing be neighbors in the post-industrial city? (pdf 116 kB)