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Publications and presentations by institute members

Braun, Gerhard O.

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Braun, G.O.: Conditions, Requirements, and Concepts of Region and Network building with Application to the Silk Road Economic Zone. Journal of Urban and Regional Plan-ning. Vol. 7, No.1, Series No 17, pp.132-146. Beijing.


Braun, G.O. / Kracht, M./ Lin, X.: Stadtverkehr in Chinas aufstrebenden Millionenstädten. Geographische Rundschau, Issue 4, pp. 28-35.


Braun, G.O. / J.L.Chu / K.K.Gu / S.Yu / M.Kracht / X. Lin: Traffic Problems are not problems of cities but within cities – case study on Hefei (China). Würzburger Geographische Manuskripte, Vol.80; pp. 13-24.
Braun, G.O. / Scott, J.W.: „Smart Growth – Sustainability Innovations”. Chapter 2 in: H. Mieg and K. Toepfer (eds.): Institutional and Social Innovation for Sustainable Urban Development. pp. 424, Oxford: Routledge.


Braun, G.O.: “Towards understanding urban processes and structures.” In: L. Mierzejewska & M. Wdowicka (eds.): Contemporary Problems of Urban and Regional Development. pp. 19-38. Poznan: Bogucki Wydawnictwo Naukowe.


BRAUN, G.O.: Urbanisierung. In: Henckel, D. et al. :„Planen, Bauen, Umwelt. Ein Handbuch“. Festschrift Prof. Dr. R. Schäfer. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag Springer. pp. 529-533.


Braun, G.O.: “Elements of Sustainability and their Synthesis: Views, Challenges and Approaches”. In: GTZ (G. Sippel, F. Döhler et al; eds), City Development in Africa and China. Proceedings and Outcomes of the Sino-African Exchange on Sustainable Urban Development. Pp. 27-36 (in co-authorship) and pp. 113-125. – Tongji-University Workshop-Report. Shanghai.

BRAUN, G.O.: “Treading New Paths. Unconventional Questions and Ways of Thinking.” METAR, Vol. 53, pp. 1-46.

Braun, G.O., S. Birk and M. Kracht: The process of integration in theory and methodology. In: METAR - Papers in Metropolitan Studies, Band 53, pp. 29 -41, 2009, Berlin

Braun, G.O.: “What happens if nothing does happen?” Effects of demographic change. Proceedings of the IGU Commission “Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow. Tunis. In: METAR - Papers in Metropolitan Studies, Band 53, pp. 17 -26, 2009, Berlin

Braun, G.O.: “The world without us”. Lesson behind? The importance of maintenance in systems. Proceedings of the IGU Commission “Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow. Tunis. In: METAR - Papers in Metropolitan Studies, Band 53, pp. 6 -15, 2009, Berlin


BRAUN, G.O.:  New Spatial Pattern as an Effect of Globalisation. Viessmann Research Center Boston, AAG Boston.  www.wlu.ca/viessmann/


BRAUN, G. O.: Hierarchies, Networks, and Markets: New Spatial Pattern as an Effect of Globalisation. In: X. YAN and D. DESHENG (eds.), Urban Development and Governance in Globalization. Sun Yat-Sen University Press, pp. 1-12. *

BRAUN, G. O. and J. W. Scott: "Smart growth as ‚new’ metropolitan governance: observations on US experience". In: M. GEYER (ed.), International Handbook on Urban Policy. Volume 1, pp. 213-223, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar  *

BRAUN, G.O.: „Knowledge-based urban economic development“. In: Zhang, J. and G. DIETHELM, “ Qualifizierte Humanressourcen als maßgeblicher Standortfaktor im globalen Wettbewerb“. Institut für Berufsbildung der Tongji University und der GZT, Shanghai, pp. 147-156.

BRAUN, G. O. und S. Meister: "Berliner Gebirgslandschaften : Erosionen, Akkumulationen und Boden(preis)profile". Fachbereich Geowissenschaften: Der belebte Planet II, S. 16-27.

BRAUN, G. O: "The Role of Universities and Research in Future Urban Economic Development," in: G. POMEROY and G. WEBSTER (eds.): Global Perspectives on Urbanization. Festschrift "Mookherjee", University Press of America, Inc., Lanham, MD.

BRAUN, G. O., M. KRACHT und S. BIRK: Is the Berlin Wall still Visible? Spatial Settings of Young Adults in the City of Berlin. In: W. BREITUNG and J.W. SCOTT (eds.), Border Cities and Borders in Cities, pp. 22. *


BRAUN, G. O.: "Should we Revise our Perspectives on Urban Systems? " Metar 48.

BRAUN, G. O.: "Smart Growth. The End of a Good Idea? " In: X.M. Santos SOLLA: Urban changes in different scales: systems and structures. Proceedings of the IGU-Commission "Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow", Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. pp. 79-91 *

BRAUN, G. O.: "Preface to urban changes in different scales: systems and structures". In: X.M. Santos SOLLA: Urban changes in different scales: systems and structures. Proceedings of the IGU-Commission "Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow", Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. pp 13-15.


BRAUN, G. O.: "Übersehene Sehenswürdigkeiten oder die Suche nach der Entdeckung des Ganzen," in: K. SCHLIEPHAKE, ? et al.: Beiträge zur Regionalen Geographie. Würzburger Geographische Manuskripte H.70, S.1-6.

BRAUN, G. O.: "Smart Growth : a concept for the urban future or just a tricky fraud?" in: Metar, 45.


BRAUN, G. O. and J. W. Scott: "News from the urban front: addressing social innovation in urban and regional development," in: PAK, M. et al. (eds.), Cities in Transition. Dela 21, 15-26. *

BRAUN, G. O.: "Cities in Transition : An Introduction". in: PAK, M. et al. (eds.), Cities in Transition. Dela 21, 11-14.

BRAUN, G. O.: "The Impact of State Interventions on Urban Structures," in: PACIONE, M. (ed.): Changing Cities, IGU-Conference Proceedings "Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow," Glasgow *


BRAUN, G. O.: "Nach PISA ist vor PISA. Wo liegt das eigentliche Problem? " In: BUSCH, R.: Nach PISA: Teamarbeit in Schule und Bibliothek. S. 20-23, Bad Honnef 2003.

BRAUN, G. O.: "Urbanity and Periphery". In: DaimlerChrysler AG (ed.), Culture-Technology-Development: In the Search of the Magic Triangle. IDB-03. Berlin 2003. p. 21-42.

BRAUN, G. O.: Toronto - sozialräumliche Differenzierung 1996. In: Diercke-Handbuch. Materialien, Methoden und Modelle zum Diercke Weltatlas. Westermann-Verlag. 2003, pp. 306-308.*


BRAUN, G. O. und C. BRESSLER: Der Raum in den Geowissenschaften. In: Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Freie Universität Berlin: Der belebte Planet, S.106-117; Berlin 2002.

BRAUN, G. O.: Knowledge based urban economic development. In: HORN, A. (ed.): Proceedings of the IGU-Commission "Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow", pp. 1-25, Pretoria 2002. *

BRAUN, G. O. : Sozialstruktur Toronto 1996. In: Diercke Weltatlas. Westermann, 2002, p.197.*

BRAUN, G. O: The Dilemma of Subsidies in German Housing. In: DAVIES, W. and I. TOWNSHEND (eds.): Monitoring Cities: International Perspectives. Proceedings of the IGU-Commission "Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow", pp. 387-404. Lethbridge, Berlin*

CARSTEN, S. and G. O. BRAUN: Strategic Thinking in Urban Environments Scenarios of the Future Development of European Cities. In: KIM, I. et al. (eds.): Diversity of Urban Development and Urban Life. Proceedings of the IGU-Commission, 2002, pp. 330 - 342. Seoul National University Press: Seoul.*


BRAUN, G. O: The Role of Universities in a New Culture of Innovative Entrepreneurship. Virtual E-Conference in Collaboration with Wolfsburg AG. Video clip, 09. July 2001.

CARSTEN, S. and G. O. BRAUN: Scenario of Urban System and Urban Development, the Example of Europe. In: Proceedings of the IGU-Commission, D. Shen (ed.), 28 S., Nanjing, 2001.

BRAUN, G. O.: Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow. Concept for the IGU Commission. In: Proceedings of the IGU-Commission, Homepage of the Commission: www.cities-of-tomorrow.com ; pp. 1-12, 2001.

BRAUN, G. O. (ed.): Kapitalmärkte und Politik. Dahlem University Press. u.a. S. 8-11. Berlin 2001.*


BRAUN, G.O.: Relationship between City and University. In: UNICA-Documents, 17 S., Brussels 2000.

BRAUN, G. O.: Intra- and Interuniversity Competition and Co-operation within the Berlin Region. METAR, 26 S. Berlin, 2000.

BRAUN, G. O.: Berlin After the Wall. METAR, 29 S. Berlin 2000.

BRAUN, G. O.: Berlin-Brandenburg im Kartenbild: Wahrnehmung, Bewertung, Handlung. In: Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin. 7 S., 2000.


BRAUN, G. O. : Über die veränderte Rolle einer Kleinstadt. Nach dreißig Jahren wieder eine Stadtmonographie? In: PINKWART, W. und K. SCHLIEPHAKE (eds.). Würzburger Geographische Manuskripte H. 50, S. 207-218, Würzburg, 1999.

BRAUN, G. O.: The Compatibility of "Sustainability" with Urban Development. In: AGUILAR, A. G. and I. ESCAMILLA (eds.): Problems of Megacities: Social Inequaities, Environmental Risk and Urban Governance. UNAM, 1999, pp. 191 - 204, Mexico City.


BRAUN, G. O. and M. TIEFELSDORF: External forces and the changing structure of urban migration pattern: evidence from Berlin since unification. In: BURDACK, J.; F.-D. GRIMM and L. PAUL (eds.) : The political geography of current East-West relations. Leipzig: Institut für Länderkunde, Band 47, pp. 18-32, 1998.

TIEFELSDORF, M. and G. O. BRAUN: The Migratory System of Berlin after Unification in the Context of Global Restructuring. In: OSTENDORF, W.; P. KORCELLI and R. SINCLAIR (eds.): Urban Development and Urban Life in International Perspective. Geographica Polonica. Vol.69, pp. 23-44.

Editor/ Co-Editor

(ed.): METAR – Papers in Metropolitan Studies: since 2007.

(ed.): METAR - Manuskripte zur Empirischen, Theoretischen und Angewandten Regionalforschung: 1997 till 2007.

(co-ed.): Geografisk Tidsskrift. Danish Journal of Geography und Geografisk Tidsskrift. Danish Journal of Geography: Occasional Papers.

(co-ed.): JURA, Bucharest

(co-ed.): Carta Económica Regional, Nueva Época, Guadalajara

(co-ed.): Abhandlungen - Anthropogeographie. Institut für Geographische Wissenschaften. Freie Universität Berlin.

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