Risk Habitat

Socio-spatial differentiation


S. Kabisch, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research; F. Sabatini, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile


  • conceptualize the interaction between the urban land market and residential segregation patterns
  • assess opportunities and risks of new patterns of segregation, in particular whether spatial proximity promotes social integration
  • assess of the role of housing policies in processes of socio-spatial differentiation

Involved organizations and scientists

Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ
S. Kabisch, J. Welz, D. Heinrichs

Universidad de Chile - UCH
F. Martinez

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile - PUC
F. Sabatini, A. Rasse

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC/CEPAL
R. Jordan, J. Plaut