Profile of Mr Cormac Walsh University College Dublin

Cormac Walsh

My main research interest is in the politics of urban planning and development and the capacity for planning to provide for more socially and environmentally desireable forms of urban development . My Phd research focuses on urban sprawl in the Dublin city-region.

Latest deposited documents

Spatial Planning and Urban Development in the Dublin City-Region: 1990 – 2006 image
Spatial Planning and Urban Development in the Dublin City-Region: 1990 – 2006 (January 2009)

This paper explores the relationship between spatial plans and patterns and trends of urban expansion and development in the Dublin city-region...

Spatial Planning and Urban Development in the Dublin City-Region: 1991 to 2006 (ABSTRACT) image
Spatial Planning and Urban Development in the Dublin City-Region: 1991 to 2006 (ABSTRACT) (September 2008)

This paper explores the relationship between spatial plans and patterns and trends of urban expansion and development in the Dublin city-region...

Conference Presentation  image
Conference Presentation (February 2008)

In recent years the concept of strategic spatial planning has gained increasing importance as a policy discourse and governance practice. The...

Governance and Spatial Planning in the Dublin City-Region: Developing a Conceptual Framework image
Governance and Spatial Planning in the Dublin City-Region: Developing a Conceptual Framework (January 2008)

In recent years the concept of strategic spatial planning has gained increasing importance as a policy discourse and governance practice. The...

Institutional Coordination and Spatial Planning in the Dublin City-Region: A Conceptual Framework image
Institutional Coordination and Spatial Planning in the Dublin City-Region: A Conceptual Framework (October 2007)

Institutional Coordination and Spatial Planning in the Dublin City-Region: A Conceptual Framework

In recent years, the concept of strategic...

Urban Sprawl, Sustainable Development and the Role of Planning image
Urban Sprawl, Sustainable Development and the Role of Planning (July 2007)

Urban sprawl is widely considered to be an unsustainable form of development, associated with negative social, economic and environmental...