Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
Taru Silvonen is an urban sociologist completing a postdoctoral fellowship at Cardiff University. Her doctoral research in Mexico City examines informal social networks in the context of urban development.
This research was funded by Coventry University’s Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations PhD studentship. This publication was funded by the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). The support of the ESRC is gratefully acknowledged.
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- informal settlements
- Mexico City
- neighbourhood transformation
- resident-led development