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Kim Wolske and Andrew Hoffman, Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise
Keywords: Fracking, hydraulic fracturing, oil or natural gas extraction, water quality, Graham Sustainability Institute, Michigan
This article introduces an urban sustainability index that is based on a theoretically consistent, empirical measure of quality of life.
A description of Liquid Planning - a collaborative teaching initiative that develops methods of trans-disciplinary practice in the Taubman College of Architecture and Planning at the University of Michigan.
This paper offers a methodology for estimating indirect amenity expenditures that is consistent with principles of national accounting and fundamentals of spatial sorting behavior.
"Just as the City of Detroit is changing for the better, so is HOPE Village," says a community member and education dialogue participant. "Some people are looking at Downtown Detroit and Midtown as the place to be, but HOPE Village is the place to watch for the emerging, re-generated, dynamic neighborhood."
In this paper, values associated with water-sociocultural, economic, and chemical-in a small-scale gold mining community in northeastern Ghana are considered.
By Larissa Larsen and Joe Grengs, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
Students: Julia Billings, Emily Provonsha, Karen Spangler, and Allison Sponseller
Report prepared with funding from the Graham Sustainability Institute
A detailed, 513-page report (PDF) generated after the 20-month Campus Sustainability integrated Assessment at U-M.
This two-page printable document provides a summary of the Campus Sustainability Integrated Assessment process and outcomes in the four primary theme areas: Climate Action, Waste Prevention, Health Environments, and Community Awareness.
A review of comprehensive plans to address the cultural and behavioral aspects of environmental sustainability at the University of Michigan.