chapter  3
10 Pages

Understanding and evaluating partnership and network governance models in sustainable urban renewal

This chapter builds on the previous chapter by unpacking the key questions that have arisen from the governmental, theoretical and planning literature. The fi rst sections of this chapter set out the hypothesis and research questions in detail, before moving on to the methods used in the research. The chapter will then conclude by setting out the interview questions, survey questions and ethics employed in fi eld research in the case study areas. The sample taken in the case study areas will also be discussed, including respondents and non-respondents, before concluding with a discussion of the cases’ institutional and cultural traits. It is to the hypothesis and research questions that we turn to fi rst.