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Associate Professor of Urban Planning, Harvard University
Gund Hall 401A, 48 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Prefabricating Marginality: Long-Term Housing Impacts of Displacement in Post-Disaster Montserrat
.” Housing and Society 48 (2): 114-136.
Flatulence, Filth and Urban Form: Do Primes for Hygiene Influence Perceptions of Urban Density?
” Journal of Planning Education and Research [In Press].
Lopez, D., and M. Hooper
. 2020. “
Disaster Planning Across Scales: Lessons from Post-Earthquake Rubble Management in Oaxaca, Mexico
.” The Plan Journal 5 (1): 1-30.
The Politics of Participation in Post-Disaster Planning: Local Needs and Perspectives Versus Global Aspirations in Plans for Montserrat’s New Capital
.” Town Planning Review 91 (6): 577-600.
Pandemics and the Future of Urban Density: Michael Hooper on Hygiene, Public Perceptions and the 'Urban Penalty'
.” Harvard Graduate School of Design.
Eduful, A., and M. Hooper
. 2019. “
Urban Migration and Housing During Resource Booms: The Case of Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana
.” Habitat International 93: 1-10.
Brady, C., and M. Hooper
. 2019. “
Redefining Engagement with Socio-Spatially Marginalized Populations: Learning from Ghana’s Ministry of Inner City and Zongo Development.
” Urbanisation 4 (1): 9-28.
Many Norms, Few Plans: Urban Rubble Clearance in the Cities of the Global South
When Diverse Norms Meet Weak Plans: The Organizational Dynamics of Urban Rubble Clearance in Post-Earthquake Haiti
.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 43 (2): 292-312.
The Sweet Smell of Density? Subconscious Influences on Perceptions of Urban Form
Pym, M., and M. Hooper
. 2017. “
Humanitarian Standards in Urban, Post-Disaster Contexts: A study of Sphere Shelter Standards in Haiti
.” Humanitarian Exchange Magazine,
Anderson, R., and M. Hooper
. 2017. “
Competing Organizational Perspectives on Rapid Urbanization and its Management: A Case Study of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
.” International Development Planning Review 39 (2): 187-207.
Anderson, R., M. Hooper, and A. Tuvshinbat
. 2017. “
Towers on the Steppe: Compact City Plans and Local Perceptions of Urban Densification in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
.” Journal of Urbanism 10 (2): 217-230.
Public Participation: Simple Conceits Versus Complex Realities
.” Metropolis Nonformal,
edited by J. Bridger and C. Werthmann
, 104-107. New York, NY: Applied Research and Design Publishing.
Eduful, A, and M Hooper
. 2015. “
Urban Impacts of Resource Booms: The Emergence of Oil-led Gentrification in Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana
.” Urban Forum 26 (3): 283-302.
Will the City Rise Again? The Contested Geography of Housing Reconstruction in Post-Disaster Haiti
.” Housing Studies 30 (7): 1016-1035.
Hooper, M., and et al.
Improving Protections for Urban Renters in the Global South
. A Joint Policy Brief of the International Union of Tenants and Harvard University.
Provocations on Limits and the Urban
.” Writing Cities 3: Limits and the Urban,
edited by N. Katsikis, L. Pollans, and C. Brazier
, 12-14. Cambridge, MA: Writing Cities Working Papers Series.
. 2014. “
The Social Agency Lab
.” Platform 7,
edited by L Asensio Villoria
, 346-347. New York: Actar Publishers.
Priority Setting Amid the Rubble: Organisational Approaches to Post-Disaster Reconstruction in Haiti
.” International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 10: 270-280.