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Urban Expansion: Measurement Challenges and Implications for Policy

April 11, 2017

The following presentations were offered in this session: Introduction; The Atlas of Urban Expansion--2016 Edition: Methodology and Key Results; Characterizing Urban Change Using New Global Data: An Exploratory Analysis; The Policy Implications Of Varying Techniques To Identify Urban Growth Patterns From Satellite Imagery: The Example Of Informal Construction In Ho Chi Minh City, 1994-2001; Urbanization and Development: Is Latin America and the Caribbean Different from the Rest of the World?