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Strategies to reduce land consumption. A comparison between italian and german city regions
Autori/Curatori: Stefan Fina, Paolo Pileri, Stefan Siedentop, Marta Maggi 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2013 Fascicolo: 108 Lingua: Inglese 
Numero pagine:  20 P. 37-56 Dimensione file:  1484 KB
DOI:  10.3280/ASUR2013-108003
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The purpose of this paper is to develop robust comparative information on land use and land use changes (LUCs) for representative European cities (Stuttgart in Southern Germany, and Milano and Brescia in Northern Italy). In the paper we present a measurement approach to analyze recent LUCs in the outskirts of the three cities and critically evaluate the results. Apart from the comparative results between the selected cities, the innovation in this study lies both in comparing for the first time Italian-German cases on these topics and in the novel approach to standardize this type of information for international policy assessments. In conclusion, we return to two main questions: 1. what indicators can be used to monitor drivers and environmental effects of LUCs; 2. what kind of urban containment strategies and policies can be identified as being effective.

Lo scopo di questo saggio, quindi, è quello di restituire i risultati di un’analisi comparativa sull’uso del suolo e sul cambio d’uso del suolo (LUCs) in alcune città europee (Stuttgart nella Germania meridionale, Milano e Brescia nel Nord Italia), presentare un metodo di misurazione del LUCs per i tre contesti urbani considerati e valutare criticamente i risultati. L’interesse e l’innovazione di questo studio sta non solo nei risultati ottenuti ma anche nella scelta dei casi - per la prima volta sul tema si sono messi a confronto Italia e Germania - per standardizzare le informazioni finalizzate alla valutazione di politiche internazionali. Due sono le domande principali: 1. quali indicatori possono essere utilizzati per monitorare i driver e gli effetti ambientali di LUCs; 2. quali strategie e politiche per il contenimento urbano possono essere efficaci.
Keywords: Cambio d’uso del suolo, urban sprawl, risorse agricole

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Stefan Fina, Paolo Pileri, Stefan Siedentop, Marta Maggi, Strategie per ridurre il consumo di suolo. Un confronto tra città italiane e tedesche in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 108/2013, pp. 37-56, DOI:10.3280/ASUR2013-108003


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