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Planning and (re)development strategies for waterfront areas in seaport regions: governance, management, PPPs.

Research Focus

Tom's work focuses on understanding the forces driving waterfront change in the world's largest seaport cities. He develops principles and tools for managing complex waterfront projects through interdisciplinary collaboration. His recent work links questions of port-urban governance and planning to economic innovation and climate change issues.

Recent publications (selection)

  1. Daamen, T.A. & E. Louw (2016), ‘The Challenge of the Dutch Port-City Interface’. Tijdschrift voor de Sociale en Economische Geografie, 107(5), 642-651
  2. Verheul, W.J. & T.A. Daamen (2014), ‘Stedelijke ontwikkeling als een emergente adaptieve strategie’. Bestuurswetenschappen, 68(3), 68-88
  3. Daamen, T.A. & I. Vries (2013), ‘Governing the European Port-City Interface: Institutional Impacts on Spatial Projects between City and Port’. Journal of Transport Geography, 27(Feb), 4–13
  4. Heurkens, E., Daamen, T. & Pol, P. (2015), Faciliteren als basis: lessen uit Rotterdam, Ruimtelijke Ontwikkeling Magazine, 33(1-2), 30-33
  5. Daamen, T.A. & W.J. Verheul (2014), ‘Stelling: Zuidas is de laatste grote gebiedsontwikkeling in Nederland’. Rooilijn, 47(5), 316-317.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action


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