I am a doctoral student at the Centre for Policy Modelling, Manchester Metropolitan University. My current work revolves around modelling (as in agent-based modelling) certain economic and social dynamics of urban areas. I am particularly interested in exploring the impact of processes of capital valorisation – such as property investment – on the spatial and cultural configuration of cities.
I am currently working with the fine folks of LADEST Lab, University of Siena, Italy
The report is going to be presented at AESOP17 later in July. However it generated some interest in the international press. Here’s my interview with the Telegraph and Cristina Capineri and Antonello Romano’s with the Times