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Mega Event Planning: The Development and Impact of Shanghai Expo2010
Titolo Rivista: ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI 
Autori/Curatori: Mark I. Wilson 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2017 Fascicolo: 119 Lingua: Inglese 
Numero pagine:  19 P. 139-157 Dimensione file:  332 KB
DOI:  10.3280/ASUR2017-119009
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World’s fairs are a powerful force in urban development and planning, with a scale that makes possible significant civic improvements or planning disasters. Ex-po2010 in Shanghai offers a typical case of urban regeneration through a mega-event that revitalizes brownfield sites and serves the long term interests of the city residents. In undertaking this process, however, Expo2010 also functioned outside public scrutiny, preferring expediency over citizen input. This article develops a framework to analyze the legacy of mega events using the example of Shanghai Expo2010.

Le Expo sono un importante strumento di trasformazione urbana, L’Expo di Shanghai 2010 è un tipico caso di rigenerazione urbana attraverso lo strumento dei grandi eventi, finalizzato a recuperare aree dismesse e soddisfare gli interessi di lungo termine dei residenti. Tuttavia, l’Expo 2010 ha anche agito fuori dal controllo democratico sul processo di pianificazione. L’articolo propone uno schema per analizzare la legacy dei grandi eventi, a partire dall’esempio dell’Expo di Shanghai 2010.
Keywords: Shanghai; Expo2010; Esposizioni universali; Pianificazione urbanistica

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Mark I. Wilson, Pianificare mega eventi: sviluppo e impatto a Shanghai dell’Expo 2010 in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 119/2017, pp. 139-157, DOI:10.3280/ASUR2017-119009

   

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