University Research Week, Nov. 5-9, 2018, is led by the UNC Office for Undergraduate Research. The semi-annual, campus-wide event is designed to improve awareness of what it means to be a research uni … Continued
Carolina Planning’s Dr. Allie Thomas took part in the 14th annual ICARDC Meeting on “Urbanization and Rural-Urban Integration: New Forms of Inclusion and Exclusion.” She presented on urban villages in … Continued
The Community Development Block Grant Program has been a primary source of funding for local community improvement projects since it was created in 1974. Under this program, the federal government pro … Continued
What’s best for a local economy—recruiting big, established companies, or nurturing home-grown startups?
Welcome to the Carolina Planning Plan to Talk Podcast Series, where we profile fascinating people connected to the Department of City and Regional Planning at The University of North Carolina at Chape … Continued
The rapid growth of classes, minors, degrees, studios and programs makes these findings highly relevant as we enter an era of climate change and continue to struggle with the ever-increasing losses as … Continued
As private businesses increasingly demand incentive payments, economic developers have responded by more sophisticated analytical tools, integrating incentives within broader industrial targeting stra … Continued
PLAN 823 Workshop is working with a client to help Guian New District in China with strategic planning that will enable the district with its “smart city” concept.
The Godschalk Symposium was a remarkable opportunity to connect with alumni and learn how Dave’s efforts and work still influences current faculty research.
We are thrilled to welcome Mary Beth Powell (back) to DCRP as our Career Services Coordinator.
Thank you to all the students and faculty that attended our State-of-the-Department Address.
Economic development incentives, on average, fail to produce new employment opportunities.
Todd BenDor talks about his research on transfer of development rights and water quality trading programs.
Carly Hoffman awarded the NC APA 2018 Marvin Collins Outstanding Graduate Student Award.
Satellites and drones are driving efforts by Indian states to map informal settlements in order to speed up the process of delivering services and land titles.
Bias in land use decisions is difficult to measure, but new research in Durham reveals that race has been a significant factor.
1st International Forum of Urban-Rural Sustainability with Professor Yan Song addressing past and present scholars of the Program in Chinese Cities.
Join us to celebrates the life’s work of David Godschalk.
Yan Song discusses Beijing’s upscale sub-center plan with a focus on green transportation.
For the Long Haul: Public-Private Partnerships for Long-Term Disaster Recovery.
CRC certificate students host Climate Change and Resilience Symposium.
“Planning for Uncertainty,” the theme for this year’s Carolina Planning Journal issue.
Adaptation for Restoration: Evolving Policies, Business Models, and Markets
Shared Mobility Services and Their Connection to Roadway Fatalities
Conversations at Hickerson House: Bill Rohe on Work Requirements in Public Housing
Are Floodplain Buyouts a Smart Investment for Local Governments?
How can the Carolina Textile District help us better understand the maker phenomena in the context of a non-urban legacy manufacturing region?
The challenges facing China’s cities and metropolitan regions are daunting in scale and complexity – without exaggeration, the lives of millions will depend on how well China manages the continued gro … Continued
Thank you to our alums who joined us for the second in a series of spring career development speaker series events: Planning Freelancers and Entrepreneurs. Guests: Matt Tomasulo (MCRP/MLA ’12), Entrep … Continued
_____________________________________________________________________________ Updated July 2018 – For nearly 40 years, Dr. David Godschalk shaped how generations of planners and academics understand a … Continued
Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS initiative helps students succeed in graduate school.
IAH Faculty Fellow Meenu Tewari discusses her research on connecting communities to water in India.
Carolina Planning Students Use GIS to Visualize Displacement Risk in Durham.
A third of urban population around the world live in irregular settlements. Yet we know little about where these settlements are and how they function.