Cult of the temporary: is the pop-up phenomenon really good for cities?

Melanie Nowicki, Ellla Harris

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From supper-clubs to homeless shelters, pop-up ventures have become commonplace in cities around the world. In times of crisis they may offer an economic lifeline – but what are the downsides of this short-termist strategy?
Original languageEnglish
Media of outputGuardian Cities
PublisherThe Guardian
Publication statusPublished - 20 Jul 2015


  • pop-up; temporariness

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