Making space for a more foundational economy: The case of the construction sector in Brussels Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Moving past the sustainable perspectives on transport: An attempt to mobilize critical urban transport studies with the right to the city Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The Appleization of finance: Charting incumbent finance’s embrace of FinTech. Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Christaller and "big data": Recalibrating central place theory via the geoweb Vrije Universiteit Brussel
This article utilizes central place theory (CPT) to navigate the “deluge” brought about by big data. While originating in the 1930s, CPT is a theoretical monument of 1960s spatial science. CPT aims to understand settlement geographies based on consumption behavior and is often presented as a singular, outdated, and rationalist theory. After critically reviewing the history of CPT, we assess the microfoundations of Christaller’s CPT – the ...