Planning Forum is an annual publication produced by graduate and doctoral students in the Department of Community and Regional Planning at The University of Texas at Austin. The journal publishes peer-reviewed scholarly articles as well as critical explorations in less-conventional formats. Planning Forum serves as a platform for emerging voices and new perspectives on the most pressing issues in the field. Scholars, practitioners, activists, and writers of all kinds are welcome to submit.
(University of Texas at Austin, 2021-09) Baqai, Aabiya Noman; Liu, Haijing
Volume 18 expands Planning Forum’s horizons by tapping into international planning issues from both the Global North and South. The issue features articles about planning in countries ranging from Ghana and Bangladesh to Colombia and Canada. Contributors include academics and practitioners from around the world, including some recent Community & Regional Planning alumni, who each contribute an original argument based on their research, scholarship, and work.
(2016) Garner Frey, Brianna; Ogusky, Adam; Sinel, Martin
Volume 17 features work on the community revitalization provisions of Low Income Housing Tax Credit Texas allocation plans; a transregional scale of analysis for economic communities; the persistent issues of racial segregation, poverty concentration, and unequal access to opportunity in subsidized low income rental housing in the United States; modernist architecture in Wroclaw, Poland; advice for planners aspiring to work from within a progressive political framework; and three book reviews, the first argues for a "new materialist" approach to planning; the second highlights the relevance of labor unionism for planners; and the third evaluates new material on smart cities.