Research Insights

Through Research Insights, the School of Cities aims to make the latest research from Canadian and global cities, inclusive, accessible and easy to share across communities and circles of engagement. These quick-to-read publications provide insights to help community and civic activists, advocates and leaders, drive change.


Explore the School's newly launched blog space The City Beats, and learn more about real-world solutions communities are adopting to address challenges in City Research Insights Policy Brief Series.


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City Research Insights: A Policy Brief Series

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The City Beat: Thoughts from the SofC community