From 2014 the IJURR editorial board have been awarding an annual prize for the article that makes the most original and outstanding contribution to our understanding of cities and urbanization. The nominations are decided on by the editorial board at their annual meeting and the final selections take place in January. In the second year of the annual IJURR prize, covering the year 2014, we are delighted to announce that the prize winner is:
Gentrification in Spain and Latin America – A Critical Dialogue
Michael Janoschka, Jorge Sequera, Luis Salinas
This innovative essay presents a state-of-the-art reflection on the international applicability of the gentrification concept in a comparative context for Spain and Latin America, drawing on a rich range of sources to reconnect with the critical political promise of earlier studies.