Professor Peter Newman

Emeritus Professor

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Peter Newman has written widely on urban governance and planning. He is co-author of two books on policy and planning in European cities (Urban Planning in Europe, Routledge, 1996, and Governance of Europe's City Regions, Routledge, 2002) and on the planning challenges facing world cities in North America and Asia (Planning World Cities, Palgrave, 2nd Edition 2011 and China Architecture and Building Press, Beijing 2013). In 2006/07 he was Professeur Invité at the Institut d'Urbanisme de Paris, University of Paris XII.

Teaching contributions to MA International Planning and Sustainable Development.

His recent research has also included studies of cultural policy and tourism in major cities summarised in his book World Tourism Cities (Routledge, 2009, edited with Robert Maitland).

Current research focuses on strategic planning in major cities across the world, and on the challenges of planning and delivering major infrastructure with a particular interest in the transfer of policy lessons. Professor Newman has contributed by invitation to numerous international conferences.

His latest book - Cities as International Actors, Urban and Regional Governance Beyond the Nation State (with Tassilo Herrschel) is published by Palgrave Macmillan .

2017

Cities as International Actors: Urban and Regional Governance Beyond the Nation State (2017)
Herrschel, T. and Newman, P. 2017. Cities as International Actors: Urban and Regional Governance Beyond the Nation State. Basingstoke, UK Palgrave Macmillan.

2011

Planning world cities: globalization and urban politics. 2nd edition (2011)
Newman, P. and Thornley, A. 2011. Planning world cities: globalization and urban politics. 2nd edition. Palgrave Macmillan.

2009

World tourism cities: developing tourism off the beaten track (2009)
Maitland, R. and Newman, P. (ed.) 2009. World tourism cities: developing tourism off the beaten track. London Routledge.

2004

Planning world cities: globalization and urban politics (2004)
Newman, P. and Thornley, A. 2004. Planning world cities: globalization and urban politics. Basingstoke, UK Palgrave Macmillan.

2002

Governance of Europe's city regions: planning, policy, and politics (2002)
Herrschel, T. and Newman, P. 2002. Governance of Europe's city regions: planning, policy, and politics. UK Routledge.

2012

Planning for world cities: shifting agendas and differing politics (2012)
Newman, P. 2012. Planning for world cities: shifting agendas and differing politics. in: Derudder, B., Hoyler, M., Taylor, P.J. and Witlox, F. (ed.) International handbook of globalization and world cities Cheltenham Edward Elgar. pp. 328-336
London strategic planning (2012)
Newman, P. 2012. London strategic planning. in: Vergano, A. and Caruana, A. (ed.) Gateways: smart planning for Europe’s gateway cities Rome INU Edizioni.
Les universités de Londres: concurrence, attractivité et gouvernance régionale (2012)
Newman, P. 2012. Les universités de Londres: concurrence, attractivité et gouvernance régionale. in: Ingallina, P. (ed.) Universités et enjeux territoriaux: une comparaison internationale de l'économie de la connaissance Paris Septentrion. pp. 113-123

2011

Global city planning (2011)
Newman, P. 2011. Global city planning. in: Flint, J. and Raco, M. (ed.) The future of sustainable cities: critical reflections Policy Press.

2010

Politiche culturali e città creative in ‘hard times’ (2010)
Newman, P. 2010. Politiche culturali e città creative in ‘hard times’. in: Ingallina, P. (ed.) Nuovi scenari per l’attrattività delle città e dei territori Milan FrancoAngeli. pp. 229-236
Metropolitan governance in a global city region: the London experiment (2010)
Newman, P. 2010. Metropolitan governance in a global city region: the London experiment. in: Vogel, R.K. (ed.) Progress in planning: governing global city regions in China and the West Elsevier.

2009

City users and the making of distinctive tourism areas in London (2009)
Newman, P. and Maitland, R. 2009. City users and the making of distinctive tourism areas in London. in: Diamantini, D., Martinotti, G. and Amendola, G. (ed.) Urban civilization: from yesterday to the next day Naples ScriptaWeb.
London: tourism moving East? (2009)
Maitland, R. and Newman, P. 2009. London: tourism moving East? in: Maitland, R. and Newman, P. (ed.) World tourism cities: developing tourism off the beaten track London Routledge.
Developing world tourism cities (2009)
Maitland, R. and Newman, P. 2009. Developing world tourism cities. in: Maitland, R. and Newman, P. (ed.) World tourism cities: developing tourism off the beaten track London Routledge.
Conclusions for world tourism cities (2009)
Maitland, R. and Newman, P. 2009. Conclusions for world tourism cities. in: Maitland, R. and Newman, P. (ed.) World tourism cities: developing tourism off the beaten track London Routledge.

2008

Distributed public governance: depoliticisation and planning for large infrastructure projects in the UK (2008)
Newman, P. 2008. Distributed public governance: depoliticisation and planning for large infrastructure projects in the UK. in: Fedeli, V., Fini, G., Moro, A. and Scavuzzo, L. (ed.) 'Learning cities in a knowledge based society’ - XI EURA Conference Milan Maggioli Editore.
Visitor-host relationships: conviviality between visitors and host communities (2008)
Maitland, R. and Newman, P. 2008. Visitor-host relationships: conviviality between visitors and host communities. in: Hayllar, B., Griffin, T. and Edwards, D. (ed.) City spaces - tourist places: urban tourism precincts Oxford Butterworth Heinemann. pp. 223-243

2005

London: the mayor, partnership and world city business (2005)
Newman, P. and Thornley, A. 2005. London: the mayor, partnership and world city business. in: Booth, P. and Jouve, B. (ed.) Metropolitan democracies: transformations of the state and urban policy in Canada, France and Great Britain Aldershot, UK Ashgate.
Global competition and city regional governance in Europe (2005)
Herrschel, T. and Newman, P. 2005. Global competition and city regional governance in Europe. in: Sagan, I. and Halkier, H. (ed.) Regionalism contested: institution, society and governance Aldershot, UK Ashgate. pp. 203-222

2004

Londres: le maire et le partenariat dans une ville globale (2004)
Newman, P. 2004. Londres: le maire et le partenariat dans une ville globale. in: Booth, P. and Jouve, B. (ed.) Democraies metropolitaines Quebec, Canada Presses de l'Universite de Quebec. pp. 93-110
Governance and new regionalism in the capital city regions of England and Germany (2004)
Herrschel, T. and Newman, P. 2004. Governance and new regionalism in the capital city regions of England and Germany. in: Wood, A. and Valler, D. (ed.) Governing local and regional economies: institutions, politics, and economic development Aldershot, UK Ashgate. pp. 247-276

2003

Globalization, world cities and urban planning: developing a conceptual framework (2003)
Newman, P. and Thornley, A. 2003. Globalization, world cities and urban planning: developing a conceptual framework. in: Rydin, Y. and Thornley, A. (ed.) Planning in a Global Era UK Ashgate. pp. 13-27

2011

Cool suburbs: developing creative tourism in Outer London (2011)
Maitland, R., Newman, P. and Pappalepore, I. 2011. Cool suburbs: developing creative tourism in Outer London. 'Paris, Tourism and Metropolisation'. University of Paris

2008

Metropolitan governance in a global city region: the London experiment (2008)
Newman, P. 2008. Metropolitan governance in a global city region: the London experiment. Workshop on Governing Global City-Regions in China and the West. 02 - 04 Jun 2008 School of Modern Languages & Cultures, University of Hong Kong
Four perspectives on European world cities (2008)
Newman, P. 2008. Four perspectives on European world cities. Inaugural Conference of NYU/KCL/HKU Managing World Cities Project. Hong Kong - London - New York 23 - 25 Oct 2008

2007

Strategic spatial planning: collective action and moments of opportunity (2007)
Newman, P. 2007. Strategic spatial planning: collective action and moments of opportunity. New Concepts and Approaches for Urban and Regional Policy and Planning?. Leuven, Belgium 02 - 03 Apr 2007
Metropolitan regions: international lessons (2007)
Newman, P. 2007. Metropolitan regions: international lessons. Noordvleugel 2040. Amsterdam 07 Feb 2007
Cultural policy and tourism development in East London (2007)
Newman, P. 2007. Cultural policy and tourism development in East London. L'Attractivite des territoires: Regards croises PUCA/UP seminaire grande arche de la Defense. Paris, France 2007

2004

Distinctive places and the reconfiguration of London tourism (2004)
Maitland, R. and Newman, P. 2004. Distinctive places and the reconfiguration of London tourism. 34th Annual Meeting of the Urban Affairs Association. Washington DC, USA 31 Mar - 02 April 2004

2010

De King’s Cross à St Pancras, le nouveau quartier de l’Eurostar : géopolitique de 30 ans de conflits (2010)
Papin, D. and Newman, P. 2010. De King’s Cross à St Pancras, le nouveau quartier de l’Eurostar : géopolitique de 30 ans de conflits. Herodote: revue de geographie et de geopolitique. 137, pp. 93-118.
Markets, large projects and sustainable development: traditional and new planning in the Thames Gateway (2010)
Greenwood, D. and Newman, P. 2010. Markets, large projects and sustainable development: traditional and new planning in the Thames Gateway. Urban Studies. 47 (1), pp. 105-119.

2009

Methods for analyzing policy tools: the case of new planning instruments in the UK (2009)
Newman, P. 2009. Methods for analyzing policy tools: the case of new planning instruments in the UK. Planum: The European Journal of Planning online.
Understanding city-regional cooperation: what works where (2009)
Newman, P. 2009. Understanding city-regional cooperation: what works where. International Journal of Public Sector Management. 22 (3), pp. 183-191.
Markets, experts and depoliticizing decisions on major infrastructure (2009)
Newman, P. 2009. Markets, experts and depoliticizing decisions on major infrastructure. Urban Research & Practice. 2 (2), pp. 158-168.

2008

Strategic spatial planning: collective action and moments of opportunity (2008)
Newman, P. 2008. Strategic spatial planning: collective action and moments of opportunity. European Planning Studies. 16 (10), pp. 1371-1383.
Governing Paris - Planning and political conflict in Ile-de-France (2008)
Subra, P. and Newman, P. 2008. Governing Paris - Planning and political conflict in Ile-de-France. European Planning Studies. 16 (4), pp. 521-535.

2007

Back the bid: the 2012 summer games and the governance of London (2007)
Newman, P. 2007. Back the bid: the 2012 summer games and the governance of London. Journal of Urban Affairs. 29 (3), pp. 255-267.

2004

Developing metropolitan tourism on the fringe of central London (2004)
Maitland, R. and Newman, P. 2004. Developing metropolitan tourism on the fringe of central London. International Journal of Tourism Research. 6 (5), pp. 339-348.
Continued division through obstructionist institutionalism: the city-region of Berlin and Brandenburg 15 years on (2004)
Herrschel, T. and Newman, P. 2004. Continued division through obstructionist institutionalism: the city-region of Berlin and Brandenburg 15 years on. DISP. 156, pp. 98-104.

2003

Incentives and disincentives to city-regional cooperation in the Berlin-Brandenburg conurbation (2003)
Hauswirth, I., Herrschel, T. and Newman, P. 2003. Incentives and disincentives to city-regional cooperation in the Berlin-Brandenburg conurbation. European Urban and Regional Studies. 10 (2), pp. 119-134.
Die governance europaischer stadtregion (2003)
Newman, P. 2003. Die governance europaischer stadtregion. Informationen zur Raumentwicklung. (8/9), pp. 543-555.

2002

The Stade de France: the last expression of French centralism? (2002)
Newman, P. and Tual, M. 2002. The Stade de France: the last expression of French centralism? European Planning Studies. 10 (7), pp. 831-843.

2003

Church Street Neighbourhood Forum (2003)
Newman, P. 2003. Church Street Neighbourhood Forum. Urbancanada, Stategic Planning Ltd.

2002

A continental ambience? A study of the urban management of mixed-use entertainment neighbourhoods in northern European cities (2002)
Roberts, M., Newman, P., Bailey, Nick, Greenfield, S., Osborn, G. and Edmundson, T. 2002. A continental ambience? A study of the urban management of mixed-use entertainment neighbourhoods in northern European cities. London, UK Institute of Alcohol Studies.

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