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Dr. Dani Broitman


PhD title: Dynamics of polycentric urban structure
Graduation year: 2012
Position: Assistant professor in the Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning. Technion – Israel Technological Institute
Affiliation: Technion, Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning

Research Interests:

  • Urban and regional economics

  • Economic geography

  • Systems modeling

  • Ecological and environmental economics

  • Land use change


  1. Broitman Dani, Ayalon Ofira, Kan Iddo. "One size fits all? An assessment tool for solid waste management at local and national levels". Waste Management 32 1979-1988, 2012

  2. Broitman Dani, Czamanski Daniel. "Cities in competition, characteristic time and leapfrogging developers". Environment and Planning B, 39(6) 1105-1118, 2012

  3. Broitman Dani, Czamanski Daniel. "A model of the emergence of urban sub-centers in the face of varying planning policies and developers’ characteristics". URISA Journal, 24(1) 25–33, 2012

  4. Czamanski Daniel, Broitman Dani. "Developers’ choices under varying characteristic time and competition among municipalities". Annals of Regional Science, 49(3) 733–743, 2012

  5. Broitman Dani, Koomen Eric. "Regions and housing stock: a decade of urban and peri-urban housing dynamics". Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences. 8(3) 201–217, 2015

  6. Broitman Dani, Czamanski Daniel. "Bursts and avalanches: the dynamics of polycentric urban evolution". Environment and Planning B 42(1) 58–75, 2015

  7. Broitman Dani, Koomen Eric. "Residential density change: intensification and urban extension". Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 54 32–46, 2015

  8. Zusman Marina, Broitman Dani, Portnov Boris. "Application of the Double Kernel Density Approach to the Multivariate Analysis of Attributeless Event Point Datasets". Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences. 9(3) 363-382, 2015

  9. Czamanski Daniel, Broitman Dani. "Information and Communication Technology and the spatial evolution of mature cities". Socio-Economic Planning Sciences 58 30-38, 2016

  10. Broitman Dani, Czamanski Daniel, Toger Marina. "The complex interactions between cities and nature". Quality Innovation Prosperity 21(1) 92-105, 2017

  11. Czamanski Daniel, Broitman Dani. "The life cycle of cities". Habitat International, 72 100-108, 2018 (SJR H-index 47, Q1)

  12. Raviv Orna, Broitman Dani, Ayalon Ofira, Kan Iddo. "The Power of Logistics:  A regional optimization model for waste-to-energy generation using agricultural vegetative residuals". Waste Management, 73 546-555, 2018

  13. Broitman Dani, Raviv Orna, Ayalon Ofira, Kan Iddo. "Designing an Agricultural Vegetative Waste-Management System under Uncertain Prices of Treatment-Technology Output Products". Forthcoming in Waste Management, 2018

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