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June 4, 2015 (Vancouver, BC) - Is austerity fueling the generational divide?

Is austerity fueling the generational divide? poster.Professor Moos will be giving a free public talk on the factors behind growing inequality between and within generations. Event hosted by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) and Next Up.

A public talk exploring the factors behind growing inequality between and within generations.

Join us at this free public talk by Markus Moos from the School of Planning at the University of Waterloo. Markus is the founder of Generationed City, a research project about the employment and housing challenges facing young people in Canadian and U.S. cities, especially young adults and Millenials.

Roundhouse Performance Centre
181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver
(Corner of Davie and Pacific)

March 31, 2015 - Telling stories: An intergenerational dialogue on housing

Professor Moos, at Waterloo’s School of Planning, has recently written about the link between planning and intergenerational understanding. This dialogue brought together secondary school students, university students and seniors to foster inter-generational dialogue. Panelists’ comments helped shed insight into how our past experiences shape the types of housing and neighborhoods we see as desirable later in life.

January 29, 2015 - Housing the future: Challenges and opportunities facing the next generation

School of Planning researcher Markus Moos’ new project, Generationed City, was kicked off with an expert discussion featuring a panel of acclaimed urban development scholars moderated by videographer, anchor and reporter for CTV Kitchener, Abigail Bimman.