Presentations

Multi-scalar approach to air transport: A perspective for Europe, Spain and Barcelona, at Seattle, Washington, Wednesday, April 13, 2011:

Citation: Suau-Sanchez, P., Pallares-Barbera, M.(2011). Presentation. Multi-scalar approach to air transport: A perspective for Europe, Spain and Barcelona. (56) 2011 Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, April 12-16, 2011.
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This paper presents the preliminary results of a PhD dissertation, which deals with the existing multi-scalar tensions in air transportation. Many of the contributions to the analysis of air transport from economics, engineering, architecture and also geography have been...

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Planning the optimum desirable land uses in peri-urban East Coast landscapes (USA) using the Aggregate-with-Outliers spatial concept, at Seattle, Washington, Wednesday, April 13, 2011:

Citation: Aran, D., Ahern, J. F., Pallares-Barbera, M.(2011). Presentation. Planning the optimum desirable land uses in peri-urban East Coast landscapes (USA) using the Aggregate-with-Outliers spatial concept. (56) 2011 Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, April 12-16, 2011.
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Increasing the sustainability of multiple-use landscapes should be the main goal for strategic planning. Taking two historic agricultural landscapes inside the North East megalopolis, this...

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URBANISM, QUALITY OF LIFE AND SOCIAL WELLBEING. SCHOOLS AND SERVICES IN THE CERDÀ'S EXPANSION PLAN OF BARCELONA, at Real Colegio Complutense at Harvard University, Thursday, March 17, 2011:

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Pallares-Barbera, M. (2011). Urbanism, Quality of Life and Social Wellbeing. Schools and Services in CERDÀ'S Expansion Plan for Barcelona, Spain. Real Colegio Complutense at Harvard University. www.realcolegiocomplutense.harvard.edu. March 17 at 7,30 pm. RCC Lecture Series.

Social Capital Analysis of Women's Work in Rural Spain, at Washington, DC, Saturday, April 17, 2010:

Citation: Pallares-Barbera, M., Casellas, A. (2010). Presentation. Social Capital Analysis of Women's Work in Rural Spain. (55) 2010 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, April 14-18, 2010.

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This paper addresses women's work in rural economies using analytical tools from social capital literature. Symbolic capital, horizontal organizations, resources, and network positioning and ties help to identify mechanisms of women's work into local rural...

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Multiple-Criteria Evaluation for tourism activity location in the Catalan Pyrenees
AAG Annual Meeting - Seattle 12 – 16 April 2011

Multiple-Criteria Evaluation for tourism activity location in the Catalan Pyrenees


Montserrat Pallares-Barbera
Anna Badia
Ana Vera

Department of Geography
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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Tourist enterprises and natural landscapes are sometimes intrinsically linked for economic purposes. Natural parks, beautiful coastlines are places visited for temporal stays. Location of tourist resorts increase their value if well located; often this implies tourist services to be closer to tourist... Read more about Multiple-Criteria Evaluation for tourism activity location in the Catalan Pyrenees
Pallares-Barbera, M. Com canviar quan els canvis són difícils? Avantatges i desavantatges de la Barcelona competitiva des de l’economia simbòlica. , at Institut d’Estudis Catalans

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Pallares-Barbera, M. (2009). How to change things when change is hard? Advantages and shortcomings of Barcelona's competition symbolic economy (Com canviar quan els canvis són difícils? Avantatges i desavantatges de la Barcelona competitiva des de l’economia simbòlica). Institut d’Estudis Catalans. January 17. http://scholar.harvard.edu/montserrat-pallares-barbera/presentations.

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How to change things...

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