Yuxiao Li

Email: y.li.21@research.gla.ac.uk

Adress: Urban Big Data Centre, 7 Lilybank Gardens, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8RZ 

Research title: State Involvement in Governing Housing Informality: Changes and Impacts in Urban China

Research Summary

Ph.D project

Yuxiao's Ph.D research focuses on exploring the development of rental housing in the neighborhoods in urban China. Her work examines the socio-spatial dynamics of neighbourhoods experiencing rental growth, the interplay between informality and formality in rental policies and practices, and the social impacts of these developments.


Research interests

  • Housing and neighbourhood
  • Urban redevelopment and gentrification
  • Urban transformation and socio-spatial inequality
  • Urban informality