IDEAS home Printed from
MyIDEAS: Log in (now much improved!) to save this paper

La ville négociée : entre financiarisation et durabilité

L’objectif de cet article est de développer un cadre conceptuel, analytique et interprétatif des relations entre « finance, ville et durabilité » peu abordées jusqu’alors en géographie urbaine. Afin de répondre aux enjeux de la transformation des villes contemporaines marquées à la fois par l’intervention d’acteurs financiers et la question de la durabilité, le modèle de ville négociée est proposé pour d’autres recherches en géographie urbaine. Nous développons la thèse de l’apparition d’un rôle nouveau pour les entreprises de développement-construction de grands projets urbains. Situés au centre du réseau des acteurs privés (investisseurs et locataires et/ou exploitants) du marché des projets urbains financiarisés, ces entreprises deviennent des acteurs ancreurs. Formant des coalitions avec les acteurs privés du marché et, selon les villes, avec les acteurs locaux publics et privés, ils sont au centre de nouvelles formes de négociations consistant à traiter d’un côté l’ancrage du capital dans un contexte local avec des investisseurs agissant à une échelle de plus en plus globale et de l’autre certains enjeux de durabilité avec la société locale. La construction de ce modèle résulte de la réunion de trois champs de littérature en géographie urbaine et d’une recherche empirique menée sur de grands projets commerciaux novateurs achetés par des acteurs financiers en Suisse.

If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.

File URL:
Download Restriction: file cannot be freely downloaded, thus you can download the working paper below

File URL:
Download Restriction: no

As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to look for a different version under "Related research" (further below) or search for a different version of it.

Paper provided by GRET Group of Research in Territorial Economy, University of Neuchâtel in its series GRET Publications and Working Papers with number 12-11.

in new window

Length: 26 pages
Date of creation: Dec 2011
Date of revision:
Publication status: Published in Géographie, Economie, Société, December 2011, Volume 13, Issue 3, Pages 225-254
Handle: RePEc:nct:wpaper:12-11
Contact details of provider: Postal:
Faubourg de l'Hôpital 27, 2000 Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Phone: +41 (0)32 718 1420
Fax: +41 (0)32 718 1421
Web page:

More information through EDIRC

References listed on IDEAS
Please report citation or reference errors to , or , if you are the registered author of the cited work, log in to your RePEc Author Service profile, click on "citations" and make appropriate adjustments.:

as in new window
  1. José Corpataux & Olivier Crevoisier & Thierry Theurillat, . "The Expansion of the Finance Industry and Its Impact on the Economy: A Territorial Approach Based on Swiss Pension Funds," GRET Journal Papers 07-09, GRET Group of Research in Territorial Economy, University of Neuchâtel.
  2. Simon Guy & John Henneberry & Steven Rowley, 2002. "Development Cultures and Urban Regeneration," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 39(7), pages 1181-1196, June.
  3. Alastair Adair & Jim Berry & Stanley McGreal & Norman Hutchison & Craig Watkins & Kenneth Gibb, 2003. "Urban regeneration and property investment performance," Journal of Property Research, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 20(4), pages 371-386, December.
  4. José Corpataux & Olivier Crevoisier, 2005. "Increased Capital Mobility/Liquidity and its Repercussions at Regional Level," GRET Publications and Working Papers 10-05, GRET Group of Research in Territorial Economy, University of Neuchâtel.
  5. Georg Inderst, 2009. "Pension Fund Investment in Infrastructure," OECD Working Papers on Insurance and Private Pensions 32, OECD Publishing.
  6. José Corpataux & Olivier Crevoisier & Thierry Theurillat, 2009. "The Expansion of the Finance Industry and Its Impact on the Economy: A Territorial Approach Based on Swiss Pension Funds," GRET Publications and Working Papers 07-09, GRET Group of Research in Territorial Economy, University of Neuchâtel.
  7. repec:nct:journl:v:85:y:2009:i:3:p:313-334 is not listed on IDEAS
  8. Camagni, Roberto & Gibelli, Maria Cristina & Rigamonti, Paolo, 2002. "Urban mobility and urban form: the social and environmental costs of different patterns of urban expansion," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 40(2), pages 199-216, February.
Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:nct:wpaper:12-11. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Alain Paul Segessemann)

If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

This information is provided to you by IDEAS at the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis using RePEc data.