Thesis topic proposal
Erika Nagy
Growth, economic restructuring and urban change int he ear of global/financial capitalism


Institute: University of Szeged
earth sciences
Doctoral School of Geosciences

Thesis supervisor: Erika Nagy
Location of studies (in Hungarian): University of Szeged
Abbreviation of location of studies: SZTE

Description of the research topic:

The PhD research projects should be focused on the processes of economic restructuring, linking local/urban and macro-processes such as financialisation, globalisation, migration, state restructuring etc. driving socio-spatial changes in since the late 1970s. The project should deal with either of the following issues: (i) growth and restructuring in the service sector; (ii) innovation and knowledge economy; (iii) consumption-centred restructuring of urban spaces; (iv) economic restructuring in old industrial centres and its institutional contexts in Central and Eastern Europe; (v) the changing role of urban policies and planning in European cities.

Required language skills: angol
Number of students who can be accepted: 1

Deadline for application: 2021-11-03

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